When you ask a Maine local and someone from out of state what camping is, you’ll get quite variant answers. While campgrounds in Southern Maine are fun places to meet fellow campers while staying close to coastal towns, any Mainer will tell you it’s not real camping til you go North. Maine’s Kennebec River region is where you can have a real camping experience satiating your adventurous outdoorsy side.
A white water rafting adventure is one of the most exciting outdoor vacations that Maine has to offer. Campgrounds in the Kennebec River region are often rafting outfitters offering group rafting tours, as well as river equipment, kayak or funyak rentals as well as transportation. Most campground resorts also have ATV and snowmobile tours and rentals in winter, some even have moose safaris as an added incentive to get the most out of the outdoors.
Campers can set up a tent on their campsite or rent a cabin, and escape into the wilderness for hiking, rock climbing or fishing. Many campgrounds on the Kennebec and Moose River region, in Bingham and the Forks, are resort-like with recreation centers, game rooms, onsite restaurants, swimming, and pubs to round out a camping trip in Maine’s backwoods while retaining signs of civilization.
Maine's Premier Adventure Resort. Recognized by Yankee Magazine for Best New England Adventures & Editors Choice. Established in 1976, we pioneered whitewater rafting on Maine’s Kennebec, Penobscot, and Dead rivers and offer year-round adventure vacations. Other outdoor activities include hiking, ATV/UTV rentals & tours, fishing, hunting, and snowmobiling. The resort includes private cabins, riverside tent & RV campground, and the Kennebec River Brewery, featured on the Maine Beer Trail. Located on The Old Canada Road National Scenic Byway. Learn More
These recently constructed riverside cabins offer deluxe lodging in the Maine outdoors. Each four season riverside cabin offers private bedrooms, full kitchen, living and dining room area, full bathroom, heat, AC, cable TV and an outside fireplace. Experience dining on-site at our own Patrick’s Restaurant and Pub. In addition to great lodging, we offer White Water Rafting, Kayaking, Moose Safaris, ATV Tours and Rentals, Snowmobile Tours and Rentals and much more, all from our base on the Kennebec River in Bingham. Call Today, let’s start planning your Maine Vacation. Learn More
Lake Moxie Camps a traditional Maine sporting camp from a times gone by. Lake Moxie Camps offers comfortable lakeside cabins, waterfront house rental, Moxie Barn group cabin, platform tents and lakeside camp sites. Located on beautiful 9 mile Lake Moxie in the heart of Maine’s great wilderness. The Camp is just minutes from Moxie Falls, Wyman Lake, Moosehead Lake, Greenville Maine and the Appalachian trail. Enjoy the Maine you have been looking for. Wildlife abounds with loons, eagles, moose, deer and more. Learn More
A clean family atmosphere awaits north woods travelers and sportsmen. This is a special place, unique and timeless, a break for your soul. Arrive, settle in & relax. The frantic, hurried world starts to fade away as you progress toward a gentler time. Adventures await as you head towards town, a view opens before you that must surely be a fantasy...another world...a view not found anywhere else... Join us in the idyllic Moosehead Lake Katahdin Region. Find YOUR Happy Place! RV Rentals. Motorhome, RV and Tent rental sites. Learn More
Friendly, clean, quiet, safe, family oriented campground. Direct trail access to ATV Trails. 20 miles south of Moosehead Lake. Easy access to Baxter State Park, Mount Katahdin, Moosehead Lake. Beautiful quiet 115 acre site! Pet friendly! Free Wi-Fi, fully stocked store, snack bar, game room, heated pool, playground, walking/biking trails, kayak rentals, hay rides. Open Memorial Day Weekend through Columbus Day Weekend. Learn More
Augusta Area Maine Experience Guide Service l 207-215-3828
The Forks Area Adventure River Expeditions l 207-663-2249 C. Moxie Gore Outfitters – Moxie Gore Township l 207-663-2121 Magic Falls Rafting Company l 207-663-2220 Moxie Outdoor Adventures Campground and Rafting Co. North American Whitewater Outpost Bed and Breakfast l 207-663-4430 Northern Outdoors l 207-663-4466 Professional River Runners of Maine l 207-663-2229
Caratunk Area Adventure Bound l 207-672-4300
Gardiner Area Augusta/Gardiner KOA – Richmond l 207-582-5086
Jackman Area John’s Four Season Accommodations l 207-668-7683 Loon Echo Family Campground l 207-668-4829 Moose River Campground l 207-668-3341 Red Buck Sporting Camps l 207-668-5361 Unicorn Expeditions l 207-668-7629
Mount Vernon Area Five Seasons Family Resort l 207-685-9141
North Monmouth Area Beaver Brook Campground – N Monmouth/Androscoggin Lake l 207-933-2108
Palmyra Area Palmyra Golf Course and RV Resort l 207-938-4947/5677
Skowhegan Area Skowhegan-Canaan KOA – Canaan l 207-474-2858
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