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Camden Hills State Park

280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
+1 207-236-3109
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Spectacular Views and Lots of Hiking Trails

If you are a hiker or lover of picturesque ocean views, this is the park to visit. It has two parts... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
directorfantasies
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Oldsmar, Florida
Great Campground... Great Location...!

We just spent two nights at Camden Hills State Park Campground and we really liked it. The sites... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
57RRoberts
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Lewes, Delaware
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Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mount battie” (77 reviews)
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LOCATION
280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
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+1 207-236-3109
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are a hiker or lover of picturesque ocean views, this is the park to visit. It has two parts - the larger main park is north off US 1. Visitors can choose from many hiking trails. Mount Battie, the main attraction of the...More

Thank directorfantasies
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We just spent two nights at Camden Hills State Park Campground and we really liked it. The sites are spacious, wooded and private. There are a number of sites with water & electric but none with sewer. They also can accommodate small to large rigs....More

Thank 57RRoberts
Reviewed 5 days ago

I enjoy coming up here and just looking out at the world. It is a great place for a family to come and spend some time in the woods.

Thank Cheryl L D
Reviewed 6 days ago

I was up for the weekend for a wedding and decided to make a trip to Camden Hills State Park. I hiked for a bit and then decided to drive to the vista to take a look. What a beautiful view. Admission was $6 for...More

Thank travelinbluesgal
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just a short drive outside of Camden and after our sail we went up and gives you a beautiful view of the town and harbor. Well worth doing.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Found this park on Trip Advisor during our stay in the Rockport/Camden area. We decided to pack a lunch and have a picnic during our visit. I recommend eating in the section of the park by the coastline - not the mountain side. There are...More

Thank Ali R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently did the hike up  Mt. Megunticook in the Camden Hills State Park. This was a moderate level hike that was worth every huff and puff. The descriptions and time estimates, an hour up and down were quite acurate. The trail was challenging enough...More

Thank ljktk
Reviewed 1 week ago

Does not take long to drive up to the fantastic views. Many camp and hike this as well, but there are options to drive too. The cost is $4 for a vehicle to drive up, there are many vantage points and great places for photo...More

Thank Tabitha P
Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tabitha P. Glad you enjoyed your visit! Our entrance fees are per person. Maine residents get a discount: Maine Resident: under 5 free 5-11 $1 12-64 $4 65 + free Non Residents under 5 free 5-11 $1 12-64 $6 65 + $2

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located steps from Camden center, the park is well shaded and a nice place to have a quiet take out lunch. There are also clean bathrooms . Across the street is the entrance to Mt. Battie for a minimal charge drive to the top.

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We came with a school group and the kids had a ball. There are fields for frisbee and games like tug of war. There are plenty of bathroom facilities. You can clime to the top of Mount Battie. What a great park!

Thank Nellie F
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Bobby M
14 September 2017|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
Hi, It's an easy ride to town - 1.5 miles to the far end of town along Route 1 with fairly wide paved shoulders. A sidewalk is available too, but I believe bicyclists should use the shoulder instead. Another positive, it's... More
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mallen003
26 August 2017|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
There is no swimming area at Camden Hills State Park. Salt water swimming 5 miles north on Route 1 at Lincolnville Beach or fresh water swimming at Barrett's Cove on Megunticook Lake (about 5 miles - South Route 1 right on... More
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Ernie C
10 June 2017|
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Response from TGaines | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this is the info I found for you: To reserve family campsites call Maine State parks reservation office: in Maine 800 332 1501, outside of Maine 207 624 9950 from 9am to 4 pm. I hope it can help..
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