Park Loop Road, Acadia National Park

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Drive the scenic route on Park Loop Road to explore Acadia National Park. Beginning at Hulls Cove visitor center, you can cruise this 43 km (27 mi) stretch for views of the park's lakes, mountains, forests, and coast. Drive carefully, as wildlife can often be spotted crossing the road. Pullover points are dotted along the road to provide safe places for you to stop and take pictures or stretch your legs. The loop continues another 5.6 km (3.5 mi) to the summit of Mount Cadillac, at 466 m (1,530 ft) high, for fantastic panoramas of the Acadian skyline. Put Park Loop Road into our Acadia National Park vacation trip planner and find out what's close by, where to stay, and where to head next.
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  • The Park Loop Road is beautifully narrated and described in the CD that can be purchased at the Visitor's Center. Normally I recommend purchasing the Travel Brains CD, but the inexpensive/simple looki...  more »
  • We've traveled all over the United States, and are so lucky that we live close enough to Acadia National Park that we can visit every year or two. The Park Loop Road is one of those roads that you wil...  more »
  • Next to the 17 Mile Drive starting in Carmel-By-The-Sea, this may be by second most enjoyable drive ever. I know, as my wife reminds me, I've said that about other drives too. But this is one of my fa...  more »