Eagle Island: Visit History By Boat

Summer, Fall: The outing will take you to historic Eagle Island. This island was the summer home to famous North Pole explorer Admiral Peary. For a small fee, visitors may tour the Admiral’s home. A small hiking trail is available for island explorations as well.The panoramic view is awe inspiring. Bring your lunch to Eagle Island and picnic on the provided tables that overlook the water. There is a large grassy, maintained field with views that take your breath away. The island allows visitors from June 15 through Labor Day. Private transportation must be arranged. Park offices have the seasonal, detailed information. The visitor can expect daytime temperatures to range above 68 degrees Fahrenheit.