presents Southwest, an unofficial page devoted to the town of Southwest Harbor, Maine

A web site dedicated to the town of Southwest Harbor, Maine 
Population 1966 (2000)
Statistics from US Census

Web Cam

Facebook Group: Growing up on the Backside/Quietside ( Tremont & Southwest Harbor)

Town Government

The Southwest Harbor Public Library

Acadia National Park

The Mount Desert Island Historical Society

SWH Photo Gallery New Images Added 2/22/01

The Forgotten Millions
A discussion of the lifestyles and attitudes of the residents of Mount Desert Island  published in 1890

Weather from Accuweather

Seagull by Christine GilleyLinks:

Vacation Rental: The Thomas Richard House

Visiting Southwest Harbor on


News from Southwest Harbor
and the area:

The Mount Desert Islander

The Bangor Daily News



Mount Desert Island High School

Memorial Day Parade 2015

To submit material or for information contact Chad Gilley

This is a treeThe mountains of Western Mount Desert from the dock in Manset, a neighborhood of Southwest Harbor, Maine