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Schoodic Peninsula Visitor Center - CLOSED

10 Newman St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3100
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“the loop” (2 reviews)
“information” (2 reviews)
“hiking” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Vegetarian Friendly
10 Newman St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3100
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Nice visitor center. I got the map adventures Acadia map there. It was only 5.50. We were there in the rain so I'm not sure how busy it is when it's a nice day.

Thank Lareson
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The staff was so helpful and told us exactly where to see seastars and other sights. They were patient and spent time explaining the park and how to get around

Thank bethanyg1
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

The NPS Visitor Center is located at the entrance to Schoodic Woods Campground. The Rangers are very helpful and the small center has good information for biking, hiking or just driving. There is plenty of parking, nice restrooms and a bowl of water for the...More

Thank Mark R
Reviewed 22 June 2016 via mobile

Nice hikes. One way loop road so don't go too far. You can't turn around. We did the loop hike near the visitor center and by the water. Good short hike for young family.

Thank krstewart1
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This is a hidden gem. The history during the Cold War alone is fascinating. A must for anyone visiting Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor, coastal Maine. Very nice hiking trails nearby, just ask the staff. Also, this is just adjacent to Schoodic Peninsula,...More

1  Thank upzang
Reviewed 25 July 2015

We enjoyed several days at Schoodic Point. We climbed Schoodic Head by the Anvil Trail. Easy hike with a few slightly steep areas. Great view of Acadia National Park, and surrounding harbors. Beautiful spot for a picnic on the ocean or bike ride.

Thank Marty F
Reviewed 8 July 2014

Planned to stop by the Visitors Cener on our way to the Winter Harbor Lobster Co-op to buy some fresh baked bread like we did last fall. We were told by a "local" that the person funding the place isn't funding it any more. They...More

Thank Marjorie C
Reviewed 21 June 2014 via mobile

Either they are just not open for the season yet (we were at Schoodic June14 - 16) or they closed altogether?? Hmm? Just typing to hit the 100 min character.

Thank kris4913
Reviewed 11 March 2014

All the information was available that i needed I liked the beautiful arrangements in the center and the people were very helpful along with Roxanne Quimby hospitality.

Thank Chappyjd8
Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

Beautiful setting overlooking the harbor. Out of this world fudge, pastries, coffee and sandwiches. A great place to stop going to or returning from Schoodic Point.

Thank richk3
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  • Address: 10 Newman St, Winter Harbor, ME 04693-3100
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Winter Harbor
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