Prime spot for incredible views of Frenchman’s Bay- fabulous drive up the mountain- hiking trails all around.
The most popular place to watch the sunrise. You can drive to the top (there is a LOT of traffic at dawn) or get adventurous and hike up in the dark! FYI, the sunset is also nice from on top of Cadillac. Grab an ice cream from the little store while you are up there. The Island Explorer bus does NOT…
The highest point along the North Atlantic Coast (1,532 feet). Sometimes this is the 1st place to see the sunrise. Panoramic 360° views of Porcupine Islands, Bar Harbor, Frenchmen’s Bay, & Eagle Lake, just to name a few. You can even see Mt Katahdin (Baxter State Park) on a clear day.
Drive, bike or hike to the top of Cadillac Mountain in beautiful Acadia National Park!
“Jordan Pond House is a popular restaurant inside Acadia National Park, serving popovers and American fare. One can sit outdoors, with a view of Jordan Pond and "the Bubbles": mountains in the background that are popular for hiking.”
“Finn's Irish Pub in historic downtown Ellsworth serves traditional Irish fare updated with gastro-pub flair. The hidden gem inside this Main Street standby is a 1932 Jerry O'Mahoney Dining Car, complete with original marble bar top and mahogany wood work. With 21 tap handles featuring a fine selection of domestic and imported craft beers, Irish music playing over the sound system, and the aroma of Steak & Mushroom Pie and Wexford Fish Cakes wafting from the kitchen, Finn's provides rich rewards for all the senses”
“Popular swimming spot in the summer. But water is a little colder than other popular lakes ( Branch Lake and Beech Hill Pond)”
“We have joined Captain Eli on the R.L. Gott for several different cruises. Each time has been a wonderful experience! ”