Sand Beach, Acadia National Park

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Located within a national park, Sand Beach is tucked between two walls of granite, which protect this stretch of the coastline and create an intimate feeling for visitors. Only 265 m (870 ft) long and surrounded by a lavish forest, the beach offers some spectacular views and plenty of space to stretch out and enjoy a day by the water. You will find restrooms, as well as changing rooms next to the parking. To visit Sand Beach and other attractions in Acadia National Park, use our Acadia National Park trip builder.
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  • This is a quiet little beach with plenty of sand and clear water. There are several trails surrounding the beach which take you to the top of the surrounding cliffs and offer great views of the rocky ...  more »
  • Peaceful Beach. It is less crowded later in the day. It's not very big but it's beautiful & clean. Everything at Bar Harbor / Acadia is beautiful.  more »
  • Since we were at the time of leaf colour in the Acadia n.p., invited the temperatures directly to bathing. Except for a lone gull, who struggled with a still unopened bag of chips, we were the only visitors. Sure, it is a nice place but not to compare pond with the actual beauties such as the Jordan River.
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