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#8 of 24 Outdoor Activities in Acadia National Park
Match: Beaches
The white sand (mostly shell origin rather than quartz or silica) is strikingly different from other beaches along the Maine coast and a rare visual treat from all the other gravel/rocky beaches.
The contrast to most all of the beaches we visited in Maine were so different from what we experienced at home and that distinction was a fascination to us! Sand Beach at Acadia was the largest beach we visited th...
#12 of 24 Outdoor Activities in Acadia National Park
Match: Beaches
WE had to hunt a bit to find this trail but it was well worth it,this is a short trail but travels over various ecosystems from forest with babbling brook to ending on an amazing little rock beach.
I loved this little secluded beach with millions of smooth round rocks ranging from huge to pebble-sized.
#13 of 24 Outdoor Activities in Acadia National Park
Match: Beaches
Remember, the ocean beaches are part of the North Atlantic at 50 degrees in August.
Awesome beach and fun, quick hike