49.0 miles
Distance
3,650 ft
Climb
-3,664 ft
Descent
1,503 ft
High Point

This route tours most of the carriage roads in Acadia. It also makes a bonus ascent of Cadillac Mountain.

Detailed Description
Acadia's Carriage Roads is a 49 mile moderately popular easiest route located near Mount Desert Island Maine. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 8 trails. This route climbs 3,650 ft with a max elevation of 1,503 ft then descends -3,664 ft.
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 0
Dano1010 (Aug 4, 2021 at 5:36)
Closed from storm damage as of August 4th
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  • + 1
skyrez18 (Oct 26, 2019 at 12:05)
Trail Parkman
Some cool drops and lines in the woods at the beginning off to the right.
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Trails in Route

Aunt Betty2 miles
Parkman3 miles
Upper Mountain4 miles
Jordan Pond2 miles
Jordon2 miles
Day Mountain Loop2 miles
Bubble4 miles
Witch Hole1 mile

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    White
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Acadia's Carriage Roads mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    152 ft
  • Altitude start
    220 ft
  • Altitude end
    207 ft
  • Grade max
    -30.1%
  • Grade min
    33.1%
  • Distance climb
    23 miles
  • Distance down
    22 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Bubble
Aug 28, 2022 @ 7:28am
Aug 28, 2022
Jordan Pond
Aug 28, 2022 @ 7:28am
Aug 28, 2022
Jordon
Aug 28, 2022 @ 7:28am
Aug 28, 2022
Upper Mountain
Jul 5, 2022 @ 5:49am
Jul 5, 2022
Park workers on the trail pruning trees on the lower part. No issues.
Aunt Betty
Jul 3, 2022 @ 6:05am
Jul 3, 2022
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