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Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.
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280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
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+1 207-236-3109
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Highly recommend hiking Maiden Cliffs and Mt Megunticook for beautiful views of Megonticook lake and Penobscot Bay. These hikes are of moderate difficulty. Fairly easefor the experienced day hiker and the views are well worth it. Maiden cliffs is a mile one way and there...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 30 August 2018

...it was SO foggy, we couldn't see a blasted thing. The history was interesting and the stone building at the top was lovely. Admission is more than reasonable, we would recommend checking the weather before visiting.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank henrygaynor
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice local park that you can hike in or drive to the top and enjoy the views from Mt. Battie overlooking the Camden harbor.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Alanhimmelstein
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

We did the Nature/Tablelands trail to the top of Mt. Battie for a fantastic view of Camden Harbor and beyond. Ask for a trail map when you buy your ticket. The trails are well-marked but the map definitely helped!

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank halfmoonguides
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed our short visit there. Would’ve like to check out the trails since I’ve heard such good things.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jason S
Reviewed 22 August 2018

we drove up as the weather was threatening. At the top the view was spectacular. What more can you say or want. Read the history; this was once a private club/residence!!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank allen k
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

The employees at Camden Hills State Park are so helpful. They go out of their way to help out and make sure that you have a great time. Very professional.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lmorin10
Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2018

Hi Imorin10, Thank you for your comments about our staff. I will be sure to pass your comments along to our staff.

Reviewed 20 August 2018

We love our hiking adventures in Maine. On this day we did two hikes: the "Nature Trail" to the Mount Battie summit as well as the Shoreline Trail (lunch with a Penobscot Bay view!) Out and back the Nature Trail was about 3 miles with...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robandcindy2
Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Robandcindy2, Thank you for taking the time to comment about your recent visit. I will pass along your kind comments to our staff.

Reviewed 19 August 2018

I've been hiking in this park for twenty years, and it is beautifully maintained. The trails are always well marked, park maps are super helpful, and the rangers are friendly. There is some great camping here as well. Be sure to hike up to Mt....More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank gastro2017
Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2018

Hi Gastro2017, Thank you for taking the time to offer your comments. I'll pass along your kind words to our staff.

Reviewed 15 August 2018

A great many level hike to great views, enjoyable and memorable. Maps are helpful and several options including car for Mt Battie, hikes or bikes. May have to put up with some inexperienced people from away but easy to avoid.

Date of experience: August 2018
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dittodittoditto
17 February 2019|
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Response from Billie77077 | Reviewed this property |
The views are fabulous from this area. I use a cane and found it very easy to navigate around the area so I'm sure a walker or wheel chair won't have much problem.
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laurensF1286RQ
15 July 2018|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
Yes. The grades are steep buy brief. There's plenty of parking at the summit and the road loops around to the exit.
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mjb1127
29 May 2018|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
The road to the summit of Mt. Battie is only 1.5 miles long. There are 25 miles of hiking trails in this 6,200 acre park.
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