ACADIA NAT’L PARK — Nearly 500 volunteers of are expected here on Saturday, Nov. 4, to help maintain the historic carriage paths. Take Pride in Acadia Day attracts hundreds of enthusiastic volunteers of all ages to rake leaves and clear drainage ditches along… Read More
    BAR HARBOR, Maine — Acadia National Park and Friends of Acadia have announced the appointment of Christian Barter of Bar Harbor, Maine, as the park’s first poet laureate. He will serve in the honorary post throughout 2016, the centennial year of both Acadia and the National Park Service. Read More
    ACADIA NATIONAL PARK – The public is invited to help inaugurate the brand-new Quarry Trail and Otter Cove Trail—connecting Blackwoods Campground with Ocean Drive and the Ocean Path through Otter Cove—on National Trails Day, Saturday, June 7. Meet for coffee and breakfast snacks at 8:30 a.m. at Fabbri… Read More
    Friends of Acadia will hold the 14th annual Earth Day Roadside Cleanup, Saturday, April 27, 201-8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Bring your family, friends, or a team from your office to clear a winter’s worth of trash and debris from community roadways. This year, teams will cover roadsides on… Read More
    Join one of the most important volunteer events of the year in Acadia National Park. Leaf-rakers are needed to clear drainage ways and prepare Acadia’s 44 miles of historic carriage roads for winter. Bring gloves, a rake if you have one, water, your family and friends, and prepare… Read More
    Saturday, June 30th — Volunteers needed at Schoodic to help brush out the Alder Trail. Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the Blueberry Hill Parking Lot. Event canceled if rain. The National Park Service will provide all tools and training. Water and snacks provided by Friends of Acadia. Wear… Read More