Rather than descend back down the trail we took up--Patricia finds descent more difficult--we walked about three and a half miles of the carriage trail, one of many given to the park by the Rockefeller family not long after the turn of the 20th century.
Carriage Trail reaches Day Mountain Summit
Matt picks blueberries.
Ocean edge photographed from the carriage trail near summit.
Park loop roadway from carriage trail near summit.
Spruce is common in Acadia, I think this is blue spruce.