Echo Lake Beach, Acadia National Park

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  • October 2, 2017
    We stopped by after a long day of exploring, and found that we had the entire beach to ourselves around 4:30pm on a Sunday evening in early October. It was a perfect last stop to our day, as there is ...  more »
  • September 28, 2017
    Worth a quick stop, the beach is small . Good place to relax if interested in swimming, subject to the water being warm.There were ample facilities for shower etc. Not many people around. We were on t...  more »
  • September 16, 2017
    Nice stop on our drive. Scenic. Water too cold to swim. Off season so no crowds. Could see it being a popular spot in the heat of summer. Nice facilities.  more »

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Where to stay in Acadia National Park

A few campgrounds sit inside the boundaries of Acadia National Park. Camping is available in the park throughout the year, but most campgrounds are only open during summer. There are plenty of campgrounds around Mt. Desert Island, on which Acadia sits, and more located on the mainland within easy driving distance of the bridge to the island. For creature comforts, a lively atmosphere, and easy access to the park, look for a hotel, inn, or bed and breakfast in bustling Bar Harbor, which also has restaurants and shops. Quieter Northeast Harbor, which actually sits on the southwest corner of Mt. Desert Island, has a few quaint inns and bed and breakfasts that offer a more rustic experience than staying in Bar Harbor. If you plan to visit Acadia in summer, book your accommodation as far in advance as possible.
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