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Flying Mountain – Acadia National Park


While this hike doesnÔÇÖt yield the best views, this is a great moderate hike that with a lake area at the end. You can also easily walk right to the lake and dip your toes in on a hot day.

Quick Facts

Time Spent1 hour
Best Time to Visit?Daytime
Distance1.5 Miles (Roundtrip)
Type of TrailLoop
Bathroom Available?No
Cost for EntryFree
Worth It?If There's Time
Hiking DifficultyBeginner to Moderate
Seasonal?Spring - Fall

 Note: Always check trail status and weather conditions before visiting

How to Get There & Parking


Flying Mountain
96 Fernald Point Rd
Southwest Harbor, ME 04679

Parking: Free

What To Bring

Water Bottle(s) / Snacks

Waterproof Jacket / Pants (Rain Gear)

Waterproof Hiking Shoes (Sneakers or Boots)

Waterproof Backpack

Related Attractions

Acadia National Park

North Bubble Trail

Jordan Pond Path

Cadillac Mountain & Blue Hill Overlook

Flying Mountain is featured in the following itineraries:

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