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A one-hour-up/one-hour-back hiking trip is the best way to see this mountain.
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Camden Hills State Park, 280 Belfast Road, Camden, ME 04843
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+1 207-236-3109
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a beautiful view of Camden Harbor up here, and I've been told that on a clear day you can see Cadillac Mt. in Acadia National Park.

Thank goingtonarnia
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was worth the trip though I have to say, previous reviews made it seem like a walk in the park. you will be climbing rocks, so wear appropriate shoes. There was one place on the trail, looking up a wall of rock, that we...More

Thank GoPlaces714483
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place to take exceptional pictures of Camden harbor! Great places to hike as well! Love this place!

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is well worth the effort of walking up to the top. From the peak, you can take in the stunning views of the Maine shoreline and all the islands off the Maine coastline.

Thank yola40714
Reviewed 5 days ago

The view is amazing. Takes your breath away. It does cost money to get into the park, but its worth it. Bring a picinic basket and some lawn chairs and enjoy it for a while. We were there on a perfect day..70 degrees and perfectly...More

Thank beach43ofus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were overwhelmed by the fabulous view. We were expecting something nice but this exceeded our expectations. Definitely worth the walk.

Thank Billie77077
Reviewed 1 week ago

Once you are done enjoying the beautiful town of Camden, take a drive or hike up to Mount Battie and take in the breathtaking views of where you had just been! It helps you put in all in perspective. Absolutely gorgeous views of Penobscot Bay...More

Thank jamb28
Reviewed 1 week ago

For a small fee you can enter and drive to the top with outstanding views of Camden Harbor! Totally worth it! Some say best views in Maine, and I don't doubt it!

Thank michaelwC3634CD
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome almost 360` panoramic view of Camden harbor & Penobscot Bay. The short drive to the mountaintop lookout is $6 a person & worth it!

Thank Appyrider97
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An incredible view of Penobscot Bay and Camden, Maine. Drive to the top and enjoy. Small fee. Not practical for large recreational vehicles.

Thank Alan46-Maine
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Susan N
July 1, 2018|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
Yes, fireworks can be viewed from the summit of Mt. Battie. It's a different perspective, looking down rather than up. The fireworks usually are shot from a barge in the harbor - about 1.5 miles from the summit. We used to... More
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AnthonyQ137
May 1, 2018|
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Entrance fees are per person and are based upon residency. Maine Residents: Under 5 years of age free 5-11 $2.00 12-64 $4 65 up free Non Residents Under 5 free 5-11 $2.00 12-64 $6 65 up $2.00
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Mandakport
January 18, 2018|
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Response from Bill E | Property representative |
The park has over 25 miles of hiking trails. Many have views along the way while some offer easier grades. I'm certain that you'll find a suitable trail. Be sure to ask our staff for their recommendations when you enter the... More
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