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This is a Lake, not a Pond! Kayaking at its best!

Just spent one of the most relaxing, beautiful weeks with my family. Most days we were the only... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2016
Andrea W
A Cabin on the Pond

Only in Maine, could this be a "pond" - it would be a lake anywhere else. Several miles long, maybe... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2015
Naples, Florida
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Aug 11, 2016
“This is a Lake, not a Pond! Kayaking at its best!”
Aug 15, 2015
“A Cabin on the Pond”
A recommended beach area in Camden known for swimming and hiking.
Camden, ME
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Reviewed August 11, 2016

Just spent one of the most relaxing, beautiful weeks with my family. Most days we were the only people on the water yet were fortunate enough to share this amazing piece of nature with the loons, the fish and a bald eagle.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2015

Only in Maine, could this be a "pond" - it would be a lake anywhere else. Several miles long, maybe 1/2 mile wide and quiet as a church mouse when we were there. Maybe a boat or two, but mostly kayaks, when anyone at all...More

Date of experience: August 2015
4  Thank SteveG-in-FL
Reviewed December 16, 2014

Friends of the family Genny and Willard Colby owned a camp on Pitcher Pond. We spent many weekends and most of the summers on the pond. It is where my love of the outdoors started. The pond back then had very few camps on it...More

Date of experience: August 2014
3  Thank Kathy D
Reviewed August 27, 2014

This long, narrow lake makes a nice quiet kayak paddle. Some development on west side. Wooded views, some small mountain/hills to view. Saw painted turtles in a couple of locations. Did not see loons, but heard them in distance as we were getting off the...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank RDS516
Reviewed July 11, 2013

We've been coming to Pitcher Pond for almost 40 years. Despite its name, it's a lake but a relatively small one (two miles long, a few hundred yards wide) and since it is hidden from the road, many people drive right by without noticing it....More

Date of experience: July 2013
5  Thank Philip B
Reviewed June 23, 2012

The camp/cottage once owned by Clyde Holmes on the Northport side is the one my folks bought in 1956. All our Slade family and relatives and friends enjoyed it there summer, fall and winter. It was a hike to get across the Pond on Ice...More

Date of experience: July 2011
2  Thank Julieslade1954
Reviewed February 5, 2012

Great relaxing with nature. You can fish here, but won't catch too much. Bring your canoe!

1  Thank SueBMaine
Reviewed November 29, 2011

Every time we go here, we wonder where everyone is. We even tried visiting on Fourth of July weekend and still it was quiet. We love to kayak over into the little alcove and play with the friendly frogs. The call of the loon is...More

Date of experience: July 2011
5  Thank Eastcoast2
Reviewed June 12, 2011

This is one of the most relaxing vacations. staying on pitchers pond is a wonderful experience. We stay at the Pennell cabins right on the lake every year. The scenary is breath takingly beautiful. Our children love to swim, Go tubing, and feed the ducks....More

Date of experience: August 2010
4  Thank hugglebear7066
Reviewed November 25, 2009

Pitcher pond is about 20 minutes from Camden but a world away. Nearly half of the three mile long lake is undeveloped. There is little boat traffic except on weekends during the summer. The lake is surrounded by woods and gives a sense of seclusion...More

8  Thank claywill
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