Tourism

  • Acadia National Park visits set all-time record

    Acadia National Park visits set all-time record

    ACADIA NAT’L PARK — Acadia recorded more visits through the first 10 months of this year than in all of 2017, when the park set a record with an estimated 3.51 million visits. The estimated number of visits through October of this year was just over 3.97 million. So, it is a near certainty that

  • Phase 2 projects for Acadia Gateway Center planned

    Phase 2 projects for Acadia Gateway Center planned

    TRENTON — Projects totaling an estimated $23 million will be completed at the Acadia Gateway Center according to a Jan. 25 press release detailing the three-year work plan for the Maine Department of Transportation (Maine DOT). Of the funding, $12.8 million is in federal grant monies. The work plan, which can be found on the

  • Surry “glampground” development to open in May

    Surry “glampground” development to open in May

    Under Canvas Acadia is opening in Surry on May 13, according to a press release issued by the company. The development, located off the Surry Road, will feature luxury camping sites with canvas tents. “Enjoy glamping on 100 acres of waterfront land, with more than 1,200 feet of coastline, just 35 minutes to the acclaimed Cadillac Mountain Trail and more broadly, Acadia National Park,” the company says. “Under Canvas Acadia allows you to explore the beauty of Maine by day and the comforts of home by night.”