Equinox Guiding Service - Your Premier Destination for Adventure in Acadia!

Nov 13, 2023


Welcome to Equinox Guiding Service, your go-to resource for memorable tours and exhilarating climbing experiences in beautiful Acadia National Park. As enthusiastic outdoor enthusiasts ourselves, we understand the importance of offering top-notch services and creating unforgettable memories for our clients. With a wide variety of tours and climbing options available, Equinox Guiding Service is dedicated to providing you with the adventure of a lifetime.

Discover the Beauty of Acadia

Located on the stunning coast of Maine, Acadia National Park offers an unparalleled setting for outdoor enthusiasts. From its rugged granite cliffs to its picturesque trails, this unique destination attracts climbers and nature lovers from around the world. At Equinox Guiding Service, we are here to help you explore and embrace all that Acadia has to offer.


Embark on a journey of discovery with our captivating guided tours. Whether you are a first-time visitor or a seasoned explorer, our knowledgeable guides will lead you through the park, sharing fascinating stories and insights along the way. Become immersed in the diverse flora and fauna, learn about the rich history of the region, and soak up the breathtaking landscapes that make Acadia so special.

Guided Nature Walks

Get up close and personal with Acadia's natural wonders on our guided nature walks. Traverse through lush forests, spot local wildlife, and learn about the ecosystems that thrive in this unique environment. Our expert guides will provide an educational and interactive experience, ensuring your time in Acadia is not only enjoyable but also educational.

Lighthouse Tours

Discover the iconic lighthouses that dot the coastline of Acadia with our specialized lighthouse tours. Step back in time as you visit these historic beacons, learning about their significance and the maritime heritage of the area. Capture stunning photographs, witness the power of the ocean, and let our guides bring the rich history of these structures to life.

Rock Climbing

For the adventurous souls seeking a thrilling challenge, our rock climbing experiences will take you to new heights. Whether you are a seasoned climber or a beginner, our experienced guides will tailor the climb to your skill level, ensuring an exhilarating yet safe experience. With an abundance of vertical cliffs and unique rock formations, Acadia is a rock climber's paradise.

Introduction to Climbing

New to climbing? No problem! Our skilled instructors will teach you the fundamentals of climbing, from proper gear usage to basic techniques. It's a perfect opportunity to overcome your fears, build confidence, and experience the incredible rush of scaling a rock face. Our focus on safety and technique will ensure that you have a rewarding and enjoyable climbing experience.

Advanced Climbing Expeditions

For experienced climbers looking for a challenge, our advanced climbing expeditions will push your skills to the limit. Ascend daring routes, conquer vertical faces, and soak up the awe-inspiring views from the top. Our expert guides will provide guidance and encouragement every step of the way, ensuring a truly unforgettable adventure.

Climb Acadia - Your Adventure Awaits!

Now, let's dive into the details of our signature "Climb Acadia" experience. Immerse yourself in the wonder of Acadia's vertical playground as you embark on a multi-day climbing adventure that combines exhilarating climbs with breathtaking views.

Day 1: Introduction and Skill Building

Our "Climb Acadia" experience begins with a warm welcome and introductions to our expert climbing guides. After gearing up and conducting a safety briefing, you will participate in a hands-on skill-building session. Learn essential climbing techniques, practice rope management, and feel confident in your abilities before taking on the challenges that lie ahead.

Day 2: Vertical Adventures

On the second day, you'll dive right into the heart of Acadia's vertical world. Explore a range of climbing routes carefully selected to suit your skill level and objectives. Whether you prefer face climbing, crack climbing, or a mix of both, our guides will customize the routes to ensure an unforgettable experience.

Day 3: Summit Ascent

As the grand finale of the "Climb Acadia" experience, day three focuses on conquering a prominent peak within Acadia National Park. Feel the rush of adrenaline as you ascend towards the summit, enjoying stunning panoramas along the way. Celebrate your accomplishment and savor the breathtaking views from the top, knowing you've tackled one of Acadia's most iconic landmarks.

Why Choose Equinox Guiding Service?

There are numerous guiding services available, so what makes Equinox Guiding Service stand out from the rest? Here's why you should choose us:

  • Expert Guides: Our experienced and certified guides have in-depth knowledge of Acadia and are passionate about sharing their expertise with you.
  • Safety First: We prioritize your safety above all else. Our guides adhere to the highest safety standards and always have your well-being in mind.
  • Small Group Sizes: We believe in providing personalized experiences, so our tours and climbing adventures have limited group sizes to ensure individual attention.
  • Quality Equipment: We provide top-of-the-line gear, ensuring comfort and reliability throughout your journey.
  • Unforgettable Memories: Our goal is to create memories that last a lifetime. We strive to make every moment of your adventure with us unforgettable.


Equinox Guiding Service invites you to embark on a journey of discovery, adventure, and self-discovery in the breathtaking landscapes of Acadia National Park. Whether you're a novice looking to try something new or an experienced climber seeking the next challenge, our tours and climbing experiences will exceed your expectations. Climb Acadia with us and create memories that will stay with you forever. Contact us today to book your adventure!