Comments for: Maine guide reveals Mount Desert Island hikes

Posted May 30, 2012, at 5:03 p.m.

HIKING MOUNT DESERT ISLAND: POCKET GUIDE by Earl D. Brechlin, April 2012, Down East Books, 72 pages, paperback, $7.95. The rosy granite summit of Cadillac Mountain, the tallest point on the U.S. Atlantic coast, is arguably the top hiking destination on Mount Desert Island. At the height of tourist season, …

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  • Anonymous

    Over the years of hiking at Acadia, I’ve bought the one guide that all the locals and all the shop keepers recommend: “A Walk in the Park” by Tom St.Germain. They told me at the top of Cadillac that over 100,000 copies are now in print. I’ve purchased 4 copies in the last 20 or so years. I even have a copy of Trails of History by the same guy, about the history of the island’s trails,

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