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Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse
There’s probably no better place in Acadia National Park to watch the sun set, than at Bass Harbor Head. The southernmost point on Mount Desert Island is graced with the picturesque Bass Harbor Head Lighthouse, which is perched on a rocky hillside above the crashing Atlantic Ocean. After spending a mostly cloudy, and sometimes rainy day on the Carriage Roads of Acadia, I wasn’t expecting a great sunset. But the clouds started to break up, with an hour or two to go, so I decided to drive over to the western “lobe” of the island. On arrival, I discovered that …