Update 3/11/21: Please visit the "Moving Maine Forward" site for details on travel policies for visitors to our state! A link may be found below.
campsite with hammock overlooking the water

Mount Desert Campground Reservations

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Our 2021 season starts Thursday, May 27 and ends on Tuesday, October 12.

One or two-night reservations will only be accepted if there are one or two-night gaps between other reservations on our grid.

No dogs allowed June 26 to September 6, 2021

No RVs/Trailers over 20'

We have no septic dump station


 

Office Hours:

Monday, April 5  9am - 1pm

Wednesday, April 7  9am - 1pm

Friday, April 9  9am - 1pm

Campground Features Include:

 

tenting icon Tenting Sites

trailer icon Trailers & RV's (20 ft maximum)

shower icon Facilities with metered hot showers

fish hook icon Salt Water Fishing

swimmer icon Salt Water Swimming

canoe and paddle icon Kayak, Canoe & SUP Rentals

picnic table icon Picnic Tables & Firepits at Each Site

electrical plug icon Electric & Water Hookups

little shop icon Ice Cream, Coffee & Pastries

boat and ramp icon Launching Ramp

wireless signal icon Cellular service & WiFi

anchor icon Deepwater Moorings Available

See What Our Campers Are Saying

Don't take our word for it, view all our testimonials on Trip Advisor

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

happy camper Dan B.

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

happy camper Jason M.
Boston, MA

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

happy camper Benjy C.
Raleigh, North Carolina