Bubble Rock, Acadia National Park

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  • South Bubble (and Bubble Rock) were a great hike. I would definitely recommend exploring all around the summit - we stayed right by the Bubble Rock and could have seen a lot more. On our way down we w...  more »
  • Compared to all the hikes we did in Acadia, this is an easy one. And with great views. What's the point of a difficult hike if the views you get on an easy one are better? This was one of our favorite...  more »
  • It is a pretty good climb from the parking area to the site of the rock that is sitting on the edge of a cliff, ready to fall off.....however it has balanced here for MANY years. Being afraid of heigh...  more »

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Where to stay in Acadia National Park

A few campgrounds sit inside the boundaries of Acadia National Park. Camping is available in the park throughout the year, but most campgrounds are only open during summer. There are plenty of campgrounds around Mt. Desert Island, on which Acadia sits, and more located on the mainland within easy driving distance of the bridge to the island. For creature comforts, a lively atmosphere, and easy access to the park, look for a hotel, inn, or bed and breakfast in bustling Bar Harbor, which also has restaurants and shops. Quieter Northeast Harbor, which actually sits on the southwest corner of Mt. Desert Island, has a few quaint inns and bed and breakfasts that offer a more rustic experience than staying in Bar Harbor. If you plan to visit Acadia in summer, book your accommodation as far in advance as possible.
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