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Camden Hills State Park

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280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
+1 207-236-3109
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A short drive to the top and amazing views are the reward!

Not to be missed....see the harbors, the islands, the marinas, the absolutely breathtaking views... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2015
vbailey2
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Leland, North Carolina
What is not to like?

I did not have time to do the trails I would have liked, but the Mt Battie trail gave me a good... read more

Reviewed October 17, 2015
Roadstogo
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Vermont
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Thirty miles of hiking trails keep the staunchest hiker trekking along.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“mount battie” (71 reviews)
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280 Belfast Rd, Camden, ME 04843-4519
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Reviewed October 19, 2015

Not to be missed....see the harbors, the islands, the marinas, the absolutely breathtaking views! Don't leave Camden without taking this opportunity.

Thank vbailey2
Reviewed October 17, 2015

I did not have time to do the trails I would have liked, but the Mt Battie trail gave me a good work out as well as good views. Hey, and seniors get in for a pittance (well, maybe a bit more, but it is...More

Thank Roadstogo
Reviewed October 16, 2015

There are plenty of wonderful mountain hikes in New England, but only on Mt. Desert Island and in Camden Hills State Park can one look out from your mountain hike and see island-filled bays. One of the 4-star views anywhere in America is that from...More

Thank CHARLES G
Reviewed October 15, 2015

The visit to this state park is worth it even if the only thing you do is drive up Mount Battie. Stunning views of Camden!

Thank MNSiouxFan
Reviewed October 14, 2015

I read about this park on line, that I could see a great view of Camden Harbor and surrounding area, (I could even see a steeple or two). . The park closes at sunset, there is a fee to get in, but you will pay...More

Thank SuzanneLG
Reviewed October 13, 2015 via mobile

Stayed in this campground for one night on our was through New England. The campground is fine, very convenient to town. Decent sized spaces with good privacy. Had a bit of a hike to bathrooms, but other sites were closer. Clean bathroom and shower facilities....More

1  Thank KaraLew
Reviewed October 12, 2015

views are breathtaking. hike is quick and lovely. Drive to top of Mt. Battie is a zip, you never want to leave.

Thank delauder4
Reviewed October 11, 2015

The views are spectacular on both sides of the park, and with the hiking the price can't be beat. A great way to spend a morning in Camden.

Thank HomebodyMI
Reviewed October 8, 2015 via mobile

Looking for exercise spot while in Camden; this is it. We chose the hike to the top after debating whether to do mount Beattie. Glad we did. Outstanding views and good workout. Already planning another hike

Thank Wythe
Reviewed October 5, 2015 via mobile

We visited the state park on a recent trip to the us. The park is pristine and has fantastic views over the harbour. The trails are well sign posted and rated. Worth a visit!

1  Thank EBH82
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Ernie C
June 10, 2017|
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Response from TGaines | Reviewed this property |
Hi, this is the info I found for you: To reserve family campsites call Maine State parks reservation office: in Maine 800 332 1501, outside of Maine 207 624 9950 from 9am to 4 pm. I hope it can help..
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David M
February 16, 2017|
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Response from David W | Reviewed this property |
I have never been there in the winter, but I am sure they allow winter hiking or X Country skiing, except this winter they have 3 feet or more of snow... could make it difficult.
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dennis h
July 18, 2016|
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Response from Joyce J | Reviewed this property |
We do not camp so we didn't pay close attention to that information other than they do appear to allow campers and I think they had electricity. Your best bet would be to contact the State Park directly for that long of a... More
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