Biking the Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park

    Biking the Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park - Maine Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    The Carriage Roads make up approximately 45 miles within Acadia National Park. John D. Rockefeller Jr. financed and had the roads built between 1913 and 1940. The paths consists of intricate gravel roads and stone bridges throughout the park.  Today you can still hike, bike and ride horses on these roads around various areas. If Biking the Carriage Roads in Acadia National Park is on your bucket list it easy to set up and well worth the ride.  To begin, head to Bar…

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