Sand Beach

Sand Beach

This Instagram-friendly pocket beach is the only place to swim in the ocean at Acadia National Park. Sure, the water temperature is brisk this far north, but that doesn’t stop the heartiest visitors. Mostly the appeal is the air of romantic seclusion, a product of the gently sloping cliffs that enclose the beach on three sides.

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