What are some easy walks you can suggest?

Jessup & Hemlock Paths 2 miles roundtrip through boggy, beautiful white birch forest on gravel and boardwalk. Great place for bird watching! Drive to public parking at Gardens of Acadia Jordan Pond path circumference 3 miles of beautiful lakeside walking path. Drive to public parking at Jordan Pond Witch Hole Pond, 3.5 mile gravel loop […]

What are some great places to eat?

Reading Room Restaurant The Reading Room offers guests of the Inn, visitors to Bar Harbor, and our dearly loved regulars a distinguished fine dining experience overlooking Frenchman Bay. Terrace Grille The Terrace Grille is one of Bar Harbor’s premier outdoor restaurants. Centrally located at the end of West Street next to the town pier – […]

What are some Recommended Hikes?

The Bubbles 1.5 miles roundtrip from Bubbles Parking Lot, Difficulty: Medium Great Head Path 1.5 miles roundtrip from Great Head parking lot, Difficulty: Easy Acadia Mountain Path 2.6 miles roundtrip from Acadia Mountain Trail Head side of the road parking, Difficulty: Medium Kebo Mountain path to Dorr North Ridge to summit 3.2 miles up and […]

Can I walk to town?

Yes! Ideally located on the Bar Harbor waterfront the Bar Harbor Inn offers breathtaking water views and easy access to town. Leave your car here and take a short walk, only 500 feet, up the driveway and be right in the heart of downtown Bar Harbor, just steps away from dining, shopping and activities.