Update 915/20: We are heavily booked until at least 9/28. No weekend availability left for 2020. The ga"THE"ring PLACE is open for takeout baked goods and coffee Thursday through Sunday mornings.
campsite with hammock overlooking the water

Mount Desert Campground Reservations

You may camp with us without documentation if you reside in ME, NH, VT, CT, NJ or NY.

Read our cancellation policy carefully before booking.  If, for ANY reason, you cancel within two weeks of your scheduled arrival, your deposit is non-refundable.

If you reside somewhere other than the above states, you may camp with us provided you fill out the Maine Certificate of Compliance assuring that you have received a negative C19 test within 72 hours prior to arrival in Maine OR you have completed a 14 day quarantine somewhere in Maine.  We are requiring proof of your negative test under line 6 of the compliance form if you did not quarantine.

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We close for the season on October 13, 2020.

No RVs or trailers over 20'.  We have no septic dump station.

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

Clean bathrooms and showers. Quiet. Spacious and private sites. Platforms are wonderful. The gathering place was great for wifi accessibility. The staff was very helpful. Close to Acadia. Awesome campground

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happy camper Charissa Z.
Ashuelot, New Hampshire

This is our second time at this campground - just a quick stop this time - it is beautiful! The sites are spaced out with trees between neighbors so that there is no feeling of crowding, just of nature. We had a platform for our tent again with this trip and… read more

happy camper Gillian C.
New Hampshire

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