Update 5/19/19: We are opening for the season on Thursday, May 23. The office will be open 8am to 6pm daily. You can reach us by phone 10am to 4pm daily for information or reservations.
The Gathering Place opens for the season in mid-June. Canoe and kayak rentals will begin once the ocean temps warm up somewhat.
• No trailers or RVs over 20'.
• We have no septic dump station. Dumping in our restrooms or elsewhere in the campground is prohibited.
Monday, May 20 9am - 1pm
Wednesday, May 22 12pm - 4pm
Daily Hours 10am to 4pm start May 23.
*please email any time if you wish to contact us before the next office hours. We will respond back in a day or two.
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This campground is awesome. It's better than the National Park sites. There are a lot of great sites on the water. There are a lot of great wooded sites. The bathrooms are modern. The water taps are plentiful. The views of the water sublime. It's one of the… read more
My wife and I just spent two weeks at Mount Desert Campground and it is the nicest campground we have ever stayed at. The tent platform provided for easy set up of our tent and drained well in the rain. We had a beautiful view of Somes Sound from our campsite… read more
Camped here for 5 days in early July. What a great location. Very convenient to whole island and all it has to offer. Campground is well maintained but rustic. We used bathhouse C which was fairly new and well cared for. There are pay showers, but very… read more
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