Boating, Fishing, and Travel Information for Bar Harbor, ME

Bar Harbor is a town on the shore of Bar Harbor with a hospital, pharmacy, several banks, and good highway connections. It is an important summer resort and yachting center, and during the summer many sightseeing cruises and fishing trips are scheduled daily for the vicinity of Frenchman Bay and Mount Desert Island.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Acadia National Park:
This rugged coastal landscape is the only National Park in New England, making it a popular place for visitors up and down the eastern seaboard.  Though this park is remote-over 4.5 hours from Boston-its breathtaking scenery, diverse landscape, great hiking, biking and sightseeing pulls in over 3 million visitors annually. Find out what to see and do at Acadia National Park here.


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By National Park Service / Matthew Lambert (Acadia Youth Technology Team)derivative work: User:Maps and stuff (white balanced; reduced saturation; brightened darker areas) - National Park Service website (archive), Public Domain,