Otter Cliff, Acadia National Park

#4 of 7 in Nature in Acadia National Park
Geologic Formation · Nature / Park
Take a peaceful coastal stroll and absorb expansive views over the vast ocean at Otter Cliff. From here you’re presented with fabulous photo opportunities, as countless boulders lining the shoreline emerge from beneath the water during low tide. Formerly serving as the United States Navy's radio facility, the natural rock formation rises 6.63 m (21 ft) above the level of the water, making it one of the highest coastal headlands north of Brazil’s Rio de Janeiro. Put Otter Cliff and other Acadia National Park attractions into our Acadia National Park route planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • It was mid-40°’s when we went, but the sun kept us warm. We hiked about 3 miles along the coast and it was absolutely gorgeous. The water was so blue and it was peaceful to sit on the rocks and just.....  more »
  • Beautiful view in a beautiful setting. Loved seeing the views in Acadia. Must stop by and view the water.  more »
  • This place has an amazing over look with the water facing side. I visited the place in evening and was very pleasant.
  • Amazing location to sit and watch the sun set
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