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Atlantic Climbing School

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“otter cliffs”(83 reviews)
Named BEST OF MAINE by Down East Magazine! Featured in the New York Times! For 20 years Atlantic Climbing School has been the leader in rock climbing instruction and guiding in Maine. Healthy fun for the whole family! Half day and full day courses...more
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67 Main St, Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, ME 04609-1844
+1 207-288-2521
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All reviews climbing experience rock climbing otter cliffs these guys guide eli south bubble amazing experience climbing school south wall experience level multi pitch challenging enough half day trip highlight of our trip great company fantastic guide in acadia national park
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Reviewed 13 October 2018

Eli led our group of adaptive climbers for two spectacular days of climbing last weekend. He was patient and encouraging to all in our party. Safe climbing was paramount in Eli’s guidance. His skill and enthusiasm helped our whole party achieve great heights!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mark G
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

This was my first time climbing outside. Since I was in Acadia National Park I decided to go with Atlantic climbing school. I’m glad I did! I wanted to climb at otter cliffs bc I thought it would be cool to have the ocean in...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Kyle B
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I've always wanted to try "real" rock climbing, not scrambling, and booked a last minute reservation with ACS this past Labor Day. No rock climbing experience, but I have ice climbed before in the Catskills and NH, so climbing concepts were familiar to me, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Godfrey M
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

We visited Acadia National Park for the first time this past week and packed our trip with tons of activities. The ACS did not disappoint. We are a family with 3 boys ages 7, 9 & 12 and our guide, Nick, filled our morning with...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ColleenR_NY
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

After seeing people do this during our last visit to Acadia I was convinced I wanted to try it. I will admit I had a few moments of doubt before finally booking the reservation! The climbing was exactly what I was hoping it would be....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank kathyl53
Reviewed 30 August 2018

Booked an experience course with the family for the morning with ACS. Day started off well with a warm greeting from our guide Eli. Eli asked us about our goals for the day and recommended Otter Cliffs in Acadia. We were not disappointed, it was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

This was an amazing way to see part of Acadia National Park from a unique perspective! We climbed breath-taking cliffs with ocean waves crashing behind us. Our guide was experienced, patient and encouraging while I struggled to learn a challenging new skill. She made the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MJ C
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

From the moment we walked up the stairs and were warmly greeted by Eli to our meeting with Zack our guide - we had the best adventure! My 8 year old rock climbs weekly at an inside gym and my husband never has - my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank treon27
Reviewed 22 August 2018

While camping from 8/4-8/11 2018 in Bar Harbor we allowed our children to choose an excursion. My daughter wanted to go rock climbing and I took her. I made a last minute decision to try it myself. I have never rocked climbed and felt I...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank karynberry28
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We had an awesome afternoon of climbing! We had 2 never climbers and one with experience...our guide was able to offer all of us a challenging experience. Our guide was knowledgeable and a great instructor making sure we were safe and successful. This was harder...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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