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Acadia Free Shuttles
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New Ways to Explore Acadia

Island Explorer buses are equipped with wheelchair lifts. Bus stops are announced and displayed.

BrowseAloud provides improved accessibility for people who have difficulty reading web content, and for people who prefer to listen instead of read. Activate BrowseAloud on your computer, iPad, or smartphone by selecting the BrowseAloud link on the Island Explorer home page. BrowseAloud is free to use and works with all major browsers. To hear text read aloud from a desktop or laptop computer, you simply move your mouse over the text. From a touch screen device, you simply tap on the text to hear it read aloud.

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The Island Explorer is operated by
Downeast Transportation
PO Box 914
Ellsworth, ME 04605
(207) 667-5796

For email inquiries, [email protected]