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All reviews state park mount battie great campground penobscot bay rock mountain hiking trails great hiking camden hills great place to hike ocean view per person amazing views picnic tables worth the climb stone tower sunny day worth the effort
My daughter and I took trail up to Ocean View and then over to Mount Battie Tower. We got great views of the Camden port, Mount Desert Island and the mountains west of then park. Well with the hike. Medium in difficulty.
The state park is in a beautiful mid-coast Maine setting close to Rte. 1 and the lovely villages of Camden, Rockport, Lincolnville with much to see and do. We had site 75 which was much larger than the size designation of "small". It was surrounded...More
Date of experience: July 2018
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Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2018
Hello Mettelise Z,
Thank you for taking the time to offer your comments. The loop site #75 is located on was built by the CCC in the late 1930's. The sites are more rustic, and the site you stayed at is one of the most...More
We parked as near the water as we could get, and walked the short 0.3 mile trail about 100 feet above the water. It was evening and the gates to the lower park were about to close, so we didn't slide down the steep wooded...More
Large sites. Open field or shaded sites. Water.Electric.Friendly staff. Quiet. Great location to Camden and Rockland. Weak to no cellular signal after receiving code and assistance from staff. Clean bathrooms and showers. Well-maintained. Be aware of the culverts.Overall, pleasant.More
Date of experience: August 2018
Bill E, Manager at Camden Hills State Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2018
Thanks for taking the time to offer your comments! We've offered WiFi in our campground since 2007. Three generations of equipment have been used - starting with 3 mgs in 2007 and now 50mgs via fiber optic. Our enterprise program has paid for...More
I would definitely recommend the Maiden's Cliff hike. The view from the cliff and also further up on the path was so beautiful. Exciting terrain to walk in, not too flat and not too steep. I would recommend driving up to Mount Battie, to see...More
We stopped here in or way back from Camden. The view from the summit is beautiful and there are multiple places to view Camden and the harbor. Unfortunately the fog came in and we couldn't see anything. The cost for entering the park is $6...More