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Camden Hills State Park

Address: 280 Belfast Road, Camden, ME 04843
Phone Number: 207-236-3109
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Ranked #2 of 11 Attractions in Camden
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: State Parks, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.
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Type: State Parks, Outdoors
Activities: Hiking
Owner description: Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.

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Virginia Beach, Virginia, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

Many easy hikes to the summit with great views on all sides. Visit Maiden Cliff for a beautiful view of Megunticook Lake and read the history behind the Maiden Cliff name.

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Illinois City, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Lots of hiking trails and you can not beat the views of the Harbor. outstanding panoramic views of the bay and the town of Camden Maine.

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Belfast, Maine, United States
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I couldn't ask for a better destination! The park and hiking trails are clean and well taken care of!

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Liberty, Maine
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21 reviews 21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Try never to miss an opportunity to either walk or drive up to the top of the Camden Hills (hiking trail is entirely separate from road access) if it is a sunny or even partly sunny day. The views are wonderful. You can also camp in this state park (seasonally) but I haven't done that for years so I can't... More 

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Pisa, Italy
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We popped in this park after lunch to see the views from Mount Battie. We then decided to stay the night in the RV parking. It had nice large spots nestled in the tall trees. We had quite a storm that night but we did not have any water problems and roads were accessible the next day. Great park!

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53 reviews 53 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Went up Mount Battie on a beautiful, sunny, fall day. Leaves a bit past peak but the yellows, orangey reds and rusts were still striking in spots. The view went on forever as it was a clear day. A wonderful spot that never gets old.

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Wells, Maine
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14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Probably the best view of Penobscot Bay may be seen from the top of Mt Battie. Steep but short auto road takes you to the top where there is spacious parking. You can easily climb the stone tower to get a panoramic view of the area. There are also many hiking trails that will take you to the top. Worth... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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52 reviews 52 reviews
8 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Camden Hills State Park is a perfect spot to hike in the fall. Trails are well marked and well maintained. Views from the mountain tops are spectacular.

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Palm Harbor, FL
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171 reviews 171 reviews
45 attraction reviews
72 helpful votes 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Inexpensive state park. Short drive to the top for a greta view of Camden and the harbor and parts of the bay.

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Well worth the somewhat expensive cost of taking your car to the top, we were especially lucky as it was a gorgeous October day and the trees were well on the turn. Don't forget to climb the tower for a 360 view.

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