Maine is the most northeastern state in the United States and famous for its rocky coastline, history, and natural attractions. Its nickname is the Pine Tree State is fitting for the stunning beauty Maine has to offer. Many RV guests visit Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Baxter State Park and Eagle Lake. With dozens of options, planning a trip to Maine can be overwhelming, which is why we’ve compiled a list of the best campgrounds in the state.
Searsport Shores Ocean Campground
Searsport Shores Ocean Campground is a premier, oceanfront camping location. Nestled on the shores of Penobscot Bay, between Bar Harbor and Camden Village, Searsport Shores offers ocean views, fun activities, and high quality amenities. There is a private beach front and 40 acres of gardens. The campground offers kayak rentals, small boats, canoes, bikes, Lobster Bake experiences, and craft classes. There are walking trails nearby and you are a short ride from Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Camden and the Islesboro Ferry. Enjoy the coast of Maine without the crowds.
Red Apple Campground
Red Apple Campground is located in south Maine on 15 acres of picturesque landscape. The campground features a flower garden, pruned shrubbery, handpainted birdhouses and green grass. Red Apple is a quick drive from the Seashore Trolly Museum, Rachel Carson National Wildlife refuge and whale watching cruises. The campground has a swimming pool, bathhouses, laundry, recreation hall, basketball court, horseshoe pits, bocce ball, shuffleboard, and lobster delivery right to your campsite! They host many activities such as dances, bingo, card night, karaoke, cribbage tournaments, pancake breakfasts, pot luck dinners and dessert nights. Located only 5 minutes away from the Atlantic Ocean, making this campground one of the best in Maine.
Hid’n Pines Family Campground
Hid’n Pines is a family oasis just minutes from downtown Old Orchard Beach. Located near shops, restaurants, and amusements, the campground is just a short walk or trolly ride away. The sites are4 spacious holding RVs up to 45 feet. The campground is family friendly with fun activities including swimming, basketball, ping pong, and the funtown splash amusement park just a few minutes away. The park has security gates and nightly patrols for your family to feel safe. Other elite amenities include WiFi, cable, recycling, showers and restrooms, laundry, hot tub, playground, and a splash pad.
Smuggler’s Den Campground
Smuggler’s Den is located on Mount Desert Island, a quick walk away from Echo Lake Sand Beach in Acadia National Park. It’s a popular campground for avid hikers since over 25 acres of Arcadia hiking trails can be accessed from the campground. The campground has a 4 acres recreational field with horseshoe pits, basketball court, volleyball, badminton, swings, and other outdoor activities. Enjoy camping with all the nearby activities. When you’re not exploring the park, visit Bay Harbor for shopping or dining. The campground amenities include bathhouses, hot showers, heated swimming pools, wifi access, and a store with fresh lobsters available!
Birch Haven Campground
Birch Haven is located in Eagle Lake, overlooking the water and providing stunning views for all of their guests to enjoy. This family owned campground is welcoming, friendly, and warm to all visitors, including your four legged furry friends. There are so many activities RV guests enjoy, such as swimming, jumping on the water trampoline, boating, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, and water sports. Unwind after a long day and enjoy a gorgeous sunset.
Paradise Park Resort Campground
Paradise Park Campground is located a couple hundred feet from the heart of Old Orchard Beach, the famous pier, amusements, and shopping. The campground is set upon 40 wooded acres with two heated pools, hot tubs, arcade, fishing, paddle boating, volleyball, and movie nights. Stop by the nearby attractions including Playland and Pirate’s Cove mini-golf course. This family friendly resort includes 239 full service sites, a recreation tent, and a 5 acre bass pond.
If you’re ready to explore the stunning coastline of Maine, indulge in delicious lobster and you’re looking for a New or Used RV, the staff at Lakeshore RV in Muskegon, Mi can help. When shopping for the best camper to meet your needs, decide what type of camping you prefer, what amenities are important to you, and where you will be traveling within the state. Whether you’re looking to explore Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Baxter State Park or Eagle Lake, we have the perfect RV for your trip! We carry over 500 RVs in stock, offer zero-down financing options and will deliver right to your home, anywhere in the country. Check out all the campers at Lakeshore RV or call us today to get on the road to adventure! 231-788-2040