Beech Mountain Trail, Acadia National Park

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  • This was the first trail that my girlfriend and I hiked when we vacationed on Mt. Desert Island. It was classified as a moderate hike but we were unaware of the amount of granite rock that encompasses...  more »
  • We did 4 hikes while in Acadia National Park - Beech Mountain was probably our favorite. We did the full loop - went up the shorter route (0.4 miles) and came down the longer (0.7). Shorter route is p...  more »
  • We were lucky enough to get to the top when the fire tower was open. We were able to climb up and get a breathtaking view of the Atlantic. We also spotted a bald eagle while we were up there! We went ...  more »
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  • Loved this trail! It was a lot less crowded than some of the other parts of Acadia and still had incredible views. It's quite a hike to the top, but well worth it. In June 2017, it wasn't too hot. Make sure to bring water and sugar to replenish with in case.
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