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Address: Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-0177
Phone Number: +1 207-288-3338
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A two-mile stroll through woodlands and wetlands.

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Peaceful and relaxing.

This little walk offers a different view of Acadia. You can enjoy sweeping views of majestic peaks and panoramas of fall color while strolling along a level path. The path is... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 October 2015
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Greenville, South Carolina
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Columbia, Maryland
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Do not believe the descriptions you read about this trail. It goes past the sewage treatment plant and the town dump (it stinks). There is no "great meadow". It's a golf course. The "trail" is located between the shoulder of the road and the golf course. It felt like I was walking in the ditch next to a busy street.

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Greenville, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

This little walk offers a different view of Acadia. You can enjoy sweeping views of majestic peaks and panoramas of fall color while strolling along a level path. The path is lined with graceful birch trees, and provides a peaceful atmosphere that is a little harder to find on some of Acadia's more rugged trails. I recommend this trail for... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2015

Short walk outside of town, the Great Meadow Loop offers walkers a chance to get closer with nature, while walking on a nice, easy trail. The loop borders the Kebo Valley Golf club, as well as the Ledgelawn Cemetery, but still provides a path through the woods, with wildlife surrounding you. Maybe three miles long, without being too strenuous. If... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 March 2015

This is one of the easier hikes in Acadia. Nice flat hike with views of the meadow. Stretch it further and head over to the gardens.

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Wellesley, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2014

Great Meadow trail offered a scenic, mostly flat walk from downtown Bar Harbor, past Kebo Valley golf club to the edge of Acadia National Park. We entered at Sur le Monts spring and enjoyed the garden before strolling back to town.

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Bangor, Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 March 2013

Very beautiful walk through a unique and area with biodiversity. Easily accessible to everyone, including pets and horses.

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2012

Take this hike several times a year with the dog...not hard walking at all, and a great chance to see wildlife!

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Bangor, Me
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2012

Easy walk with nice views of Kebo. Can walk to Wild Gardens of Acadia.

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