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Otter Cliff

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Address: On the east side of the Park Loop Road, Acadia National Park, Mount Desert Island, ME
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Spectacular Views!

Wonder views at Otter Cliff, even if you don't walk down the trail to the bottom. I had read that the rocks may be slippery as little bits of rock & sand particles can act like... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
magic_carpets
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Crossville, Tennessee
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Crossville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonder views at Otter Cliff, even if you don't walk down the trail to the bottom. I had read that the rocks may be slippery as little bits of rock & sand particles can act like marbles causing you to slip and fall. So, I still got terrific photos from above on the level walkway.

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Maine
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a vantage point from the highest seaside cliffs on the east coast. If you venture out beyond the wall, use you heads and be careful.

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We loved climbing the rocks at Otter Cliff and Otter Point. My seven year-old and four year-old climbed the rocks and enjoyed the scenic view. We highly r commend visiting this site.

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Bloomington, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

We hiked on the Ocean Path Trail from Sand Beach to reach Otter Cliff, but you can take the Loop Road shuttle to Thunder Hole (if you'd like to shorten your hike), then proceed to Otter Cliff. Otter Cliff wasn't the main destination on our hike- it just happened to be there along the way. If you hike past Otter... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We loved Otter Cliff and the surrounding area. The cliff rises above the ocean and you can see the water crashing on the rocks below. It's a quick and easy stop if you're driving along Park Loop Road. Grab your camera and check it out.

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Cranston, Rhode Island
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful part of the park. Great views of the ocean and surrounding area. You can walk there from about a mile away and enjoy the scenery. Get your camera ready and enjoy the beauty of this area.

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Columbia, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The Otter Cliffs formation rises almost straight up from the water’s edge and tops out at 107 feet, which is roughly the height of a ten-story building. That’s not awfully high as cliffs go, especially by western standards, but this rock formation is still the tallest seaside cliff on America’s Atlantic Coast. That makes Otter Cliffs a must-see for people... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Hiked out to the cliffs on a misty cool morning. Even though it was cool and damp, the hike along the cliffs was enchanting, and the view of the fog rolling by was still worth the hike. Don't let a little wet weather keep you away.

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Billerica, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

Great place to enjoy a walk along the rocks above the ocean. It is easliy reached by driving and parking at one of the many parking Bring along a picnic and walking shoes

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West Sand Lake, New York, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Pretty spot with beautiful ocean and cliff views. Rocks are very colorful. Good photo spot. Just a quick stop on your way around the Loop Road or walking the shore trail.

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