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Arcadia NP

Alabama
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Arcadia NP

What is the best time of year to visit Arcadia to avoid the crowds?

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Bar Harbor, Maine
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Early June.

Thousand Oaks...
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for Israel
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2. Re: Arcadia NP

Just a note... Arcadia is out here in CA, are you researching Acadia NP?

Alabama
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Thank you

conn
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4. Re: Arcadia NP

Winter is best for no crowds.

New York City, New...
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Between being doable from the metro New York area and being the closest NP to the major New England cities like Boston, there probably isn't a no-crowd time for Acadia in decent weather. If I had to guess, crowds are probably biggest during fall foliage (usually the middle of October), so I would stay away from that.

Sudbury...
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We are coming back after three wonderful days in Acadia and it was peak foliage time. Surprisingly, very reasonable crowds and the most beautiful colors imaginable.

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Nora ATV, where did you stay?

Edited: 25 October 2018, 16:31
Sudbury...
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As always, at “The Bayview”.

https://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotel_Review-g60…

The best views, huge rooms, phenomenal service, wonderful afternoon cookies, lovely breakfast, shuttle to Bar Harbor (we never used it)... and we like the fact that it is not Bar Harbor itself.

We have been staying there for the past 10 years.

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