Acadia National Park is a National Park located in the U.S. state of Maine. It reserves much of Mount Desert Island, & associated smaller islands, off the Atlantic coast. Originally created as Lafayette National Park in 1919, the oldest National Park east of the Mississippi River, it was renamed Acadia in 1929.
Bucket List Worthy: Rock Climbing Destinations in America (Flicr/daveynin) Thrill seekers love to climb the rocks at Acadia National Park in Maine since the pink granite cliffs of Otter Cliff and Great Head overlook waves crashing below. Acadia is known as a good spot for both experienced and beginner climbers alike with easy and challenging routes. | The Weather Channel