Great Head Trail, Acadia National Park

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  • I really wanted to go on this hike because it looks lovely but the NPS provides zero information about how to get to the hike if you have a dog. The hike is dog friendly but the main trailhead is on S...  more »
  • This trail is actually a bit difficult to find. There's a sign on the bulletin board saying the trail is at the far end of the beach, but we didn't see it at first. After walking down the steps to San...  more »
  • This trail starts at the end of Sand Beach and provides beautiful views of both Sand Beach and the Atlantic. The trail has a few rock scrambles but is not long and doesn’t climb much elevation. I woul...  more »
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