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Mount Desert Island

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Mt. Desert Island, Maine - 4K

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Tour of Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island, Maine

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Best Attractions and Places to See in Mount Desert Island, Maine ME

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The Beauty of Mount Desert Island Maine in our very back yard!!

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Perfect Family Compound on the Western Shores of Mount Desert Island, Maine

Mount Desert Island (MDI) in Hancock County, Maine, is the largest island off the coast of Maine. With an area of 108 square miles (280 km2) it is the 6th-largest island in the contiguous United States, and it is the second-largest island on the Eastern seaboard, behind Long Island and ahead of Martha's Vineyard. According to the 2010 census, the island has a year-round population of 10,615, and it is estimated that two and a half million tourists a year visit Acadia National Park on the island. The island is home to numerous well known summer colonies such as Northeast Harbor and Bar Harbor.
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  • Origin of the name 

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  • Acadia National Park 

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  • Ecology 

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