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Lily Bay State Park

Greenville, ME
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Ranked #6 of 14 Attractions in Greenville
Type: State Parks
Activities: Camping, Swimming
Description: Located in the Moosehead Lake region, this park offers a small beach, campsites and boat launch facilities.
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Madison, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014 NEW

We liked the great facilities for the state park. Many things to do there. Lots of hiking trails. Right on the water.

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

The lakefront campsites were gorgeous. Drive or bike along the park roads and see Moose traveling the same routes. The loons and their beautiful melody are mesmerizing while sitting around the campfire or bedding down. Another must do.

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Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Loved it here! Had a gorgeous campsite on the water. Very quiet and relaxing. Got in an early evening kayak when we arrived but it was too windy to be on the water for the rest of the trip. That's ok - plenty of places to hike in the region and the weather was perfect for it. Terrific staff at... More

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Thorndike, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

We went around 2pm to kill sometime before dusk so we could look for moose. We packed a lunch and the kids loved feeding the ducks, playing in the water and on the playground, and walking the trails. Would go back if in the area. View is beautiful.

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DunmorePA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

What a nice quiet respite to such a busy world! It's so amazing that a short hike in can take you into a new dimension of serenity that only nature can offer!

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Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

This is a great campsite -- especially if you can get on the water. We spent four nights. We had a side-by-side waterfront site next to friends. It was like having our own private beach. We kayaked and canoed and played in the water. We also took a day trip to hike Mt. Kineo and two in our group took... More

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Coventry
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

My companion and I camped for 1 week at Lily Bay State Park. Our campsite was located in Rowell Cove on the inside. The sites are big and shaded, but it is open woods. There are marshes and bogs throughout the park. Near the showers, we saw deer there multiple times. There are plenty of outhouses and water faucets in... More

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Winterport, Maine
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

Every year we enjoy going up to Lily Bay State Park for three or four nights. It's somewhat primitive camping. There's not a lot of choo-choo rides, movie nights or activities. It's just the lake, the woods and your tent. Looking to get blitzed with your old college friends? Forget about Lily Bay, they strictly enforce quiet hours and will... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We came here to get some good views of the lake and to do some hiking. Once we were in (4.50$ per adult) we weren't sure what to do. The hiking trail is only a mile or two long and it winds through campsites, not near the lake. If it were nicer out this May have been a good place... More

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Reading, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

I have not camped in many years but I just spent two nights at Lily Bay it was an outstanding campground hot showers,great boat launch , outstanding staff and most of all Moose just down the road .This place makes me want to go camping again.

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