The Thunder Hole to Sand Beach Loop In Maine Takes You From The Rocky Coast To The Sandy Beach And Back

Acadia National Park is one of the most recognizable spots in Maine and, as the region’s only national park, we’re pretty fortunate to call it ours. In addition to bragging rights, we also love that the park offers so much in the way of things to do and beauty to see. A great way to enjoy it is by taking this short hike from one of Acadia’s most beloved natural phenomenons to a beautiful beach.

The Thunder Hole to Sand Beach Trail is best experienced from April through the summer and into October, though there are times when you’ll want to experience it in the winter. You can learn more about the route by checking out To check trail conditions and make sure your planned routes are open check the official Acadia National Park website.

While you’re in the area you may want to consider staying overnight. If that’s the case we’ve got a great option for you! Under Canvas Acadia on the Downeast coast in Maine lets you glamp in style!

Address: Thunder Hole, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
Address: Sand Beach, Bar Harbor, ME 04609, USA
Address: Acadia National Park, Maine, USA