Schoodic Point Picnic

Homecation Day 8. It was a gorgeous day so we packed a picnic and took it to the Schoodic Peninsula which is part of Acadia National Park where we were on Day 6. The entrance to Schoodic is in Winter Harbor – about 30 minutes from home. (Click on images for a larger view.)

Winter Harbor Light and Cadillac Mountain

This is the Winter Harbor Lighthouse with Turtle Island and Cadillac Mountain in the background.

View of Cadillac Mountain from Schoodic

Another view of Cadillac Mountain.

Schoodic Point

Cadillac Mountain from Schoodic Point.

Hannah at Schoodic Point

Hannah getting a little wet at Schoodic Point.

Eider duck family at Schoodic Point

An Eider duck family, mama, daddy and 12 babies, out for a swim.

Eider Duck Mama

Mom and Dad Eider watching over their flock.

Sandpiper?

A Sandpiper (I think) scurrying about on the rocks.

Prospect Harbor Lighthouse

On our way home we drove through Prospect Harbor. This is the Prospect Harbor Lighthouse built in 1891.

Gesse Corea Harbor

We made a detour through Corea and found these geese lounging along the harbor.

Corea Harbor Panorama

Corea – one of Maine’s most picturesque village and harbor.

Only two more days of my homecation left. I’m trying not to think about it!

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One Response to Schoodic Point Picnic

  1. I wish it was that clear when we went there, but we still had beautiful weather. We stayed at a campground on the Fjord in Acadia and loved it, perfect place to paddle and loved riding our bikes on the trails.

    Debbie

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