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Before Acadia: Adventure and Discovery Cruise


Date: Sunday Aug 21, 2016
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Description:

Join the Mount Desert Island Historical Society, Dorr Museum of Natural History, and Bar Harbor Whale Watch Company on a cruise of the eastern coast of Mount Desert Island. Program speakers will describe the many adventures and discoveries of the Champlain Society, a group of young men who camped and studied on MDI in the late 19th century. Their work was a catalyst for the founding of Acadia National Park in later years. This sunset cruise will take passengers to both camp sites of the Champlain Society in Northeast Harbor.

Location: Bar Harbor Pier
1 West Street, Bar Harbor, Maine
Contact Name: Tim Garrity
Contact Phone #: (207) 276-9323
Event web page: http://www.mdihistory.org
Event Sponsor(s): Mount Desert Island Historical Society College of the Atlantic 

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