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Shore Path, Bar Harbor

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Stroll the 1.6 km (1 mi) scenic Shore Path, with views of the harbor and Porcupine Islands at Acadia National Park. The trail cuts between lavish mansions and lush private gardens on one side and rugged, rocky shoreline on the other. Ocean views bring sightings of boats and ships, from tiny kayaks to large cruiseliners. Since the spot is away from the usual hotel and tourism zones, you'll have the chance to take photographs of the landscape, including tide pools. Soak up the local history via outdoor signs that mark the path and explain the significance of landmarks along the way. Put Shore Path and other Bar Harbor attractions into our Bar Harbor trip generator, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • This a very quiet walk along the water...nice to get away from the traffic and just have some peace, but it is a very short walk.  more »
  • Nice clean walking trail. Parking lot is near by and a few places to eat lunch outside and enjoy the view. Don't forget to stop by!  more »
  • This is a lovely path following the shore line from the harbor. Along the way, are wild fragrant roses and views of the boats and ships in the harbor. The path is paved and popular for walking and run...  more »