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Dog-Friendly Campgrounds in Maine

Maine has some of the most dog-friendly beaches in New England with dogs only restricted from most beaches during certain hours in high season.  Check out Maine's dog-friendly beaches.

Southern Coast

Kennebunk 

Yankeeland Campground
207-985-7576
www.YankeelandCampground.com
No dog pens allowed.

Kennebunkport

Salty Acres Campground
277 Mills Rd.
207-967-8623
www.SaltyAcresCampground.com
Leashes should be no more than six feet long.

 Dining al fresco.

Wells

Gregoire's Campground
Route 109
207-646-3711
www.MaineCoastCamping.com
Catch the Wells trolley from this camp.

Ocean View Cottages and Campground
84 Harbor Rd.
207-646-3308
www.OceanViewCampground.com
Pets can stay in the cottages with a $150 refundable deposit.

Pinederosa
128 North Village Rd.
207-646-2492
www.Pinederosa.com
Choose between sun and shade sites.

Sea-Vu Campground
Route 1
207-646-7732
www.Sea-VuCampground.com
Great ocean views here.

York Harbor

Libby's Oceanside Campground
Route 1A
207-3634171
www.LibbysOceanCamping.com
You can't get closer to the ocean than this.

Portland and Casco Bay

Freeport

Desert Dunes of Maine
95 Desert Rd.
207-865-6962
www.DesertofMaine.com
There's a dog run at this campground.

Recompense Shore Campground at Wolfe's Neck Farm
134 Burnett Rd.
207-865-9307
www.FreeportCamping.com
Over a third of their campers bring pets and the campground is part of a non-profit dedicated to sustainable agriculture, education, and recreation.

Winslow Memorial Park and Campground
Staples Point Rd.
207-865-4198
There's a boat launch and great views.

Orrs Island

Orrs Island Campground
44 Bond Point
207-833-5595
www.OrrsIsland.com
Dogs can go to the beach!

Phippsburg

Meadowbrook Camping Area
33 Meadowbrook Rd.
207-386-0335
www.MeadowbrookME.com
They have their own lobster pound. Very cool.

Pownal

Blueberry Pond Campground
218 Poland Range Rd.
207-688-4421
www.BlueberryCampground.com
Big sites and privacy at this campground.

Bradbury Mountain State Park
528 Hallowell Rd.
207-287-3824
www.BradburyMountain.com
There is a boat ramp.

Scarborough

Bayley's Camp Resort
275 Pine Point Rd.
207-883-6043
www.Bayleys-Camping.com
There are shuttles to Old Orchard Beach (though no dogs on bus).

Wassamki Springs
56 Saco St.
207-839-4276
www.WassamkiSprings.com
Lots of activities here.

Midcoast

Boothbay

Shore Hills Campground and R.V. Park
553 Wiscasset Rd.
207-633-4782
http://shorehills.com/index.html
There are some breed restrictions.  Dogs are allowed on the ferry to Monhegan Island nearby.

Camden

Camden Hills State Park
Route 1
207-236-3109
Feel like you're in the wilderness.

Damariscotta

Lake Pemaquid Camping
Biscay Rd.
207-563-5202
www.LakePemaquid.com
Lots of lakeside adventure at this campground.

Georgetown

Sagadahoc Bay Campground
Sagadahoc Bay Rd.
207-371-2014
www.SagBayCamping.com
Kampa the camp dog will shares the rules.

Lincolnville

Warren Island State Park
207-236-3109
Small campsite only accessible by boat.

Rockport

Camden Hills RV Resort
Route 90
207-236-2498
www.MorganRVResorts.com
Two dogs per site allowed.

Nascar RV Resort Megunticook
Route 1
207-594-2428
www.NascarRVResorts.com
Get your race on!

Searsport

Searsport Shores Camping Resort
216 West Main St.
207-548-6059
www.CampOcean.com
There's a dog park with a kiddie (or is that doggie?) pool. Cool!

Stonington

Old Quarry Ocean Adventures
Settlement Quarry Rd.
207-367-8977
www.OldQuarry.com
There's a one-time per stay $2 fee for dogs.

Acadia and Downeast

Acadia National Park

There are two campsites at Acadia, both near the beach.
Blackwoods
800-365-2267
Seawall
First come, first served.
www.Acadia.National-Park.com

Bar Harbor

Hadley's Point
Hadley's Point Rd.
207-288-4808
www.HadleysPoint.com
There's church services on site on Sundays.

Mt. Desert Narrows
1219 State Highway 3
866-917-4300
www.BarHarborCampingResorts.com
This waterfront campground has two other area sites.

Bass Harbor

Bass Harbor Campground
Route 102A
207-244-5857
www.BassHarbor.com
Look for harbor seals.

Quietside Campground
Route 102
207-244-5992
www.QuietsideCampground.com
There's a charge of $1 per night for pets.

Danforth

Greenland Cove Campground
East Grand Lake
207-448-2863
www.MaineRec.com/GCC
There's boat rentals and fishing.

Dennysville

Cobscook Bay State Park
RR 1
207-726-4412
The park is surrounded by water on three sides.

Eastport

Seaview Campground
16 Norwood Rd.
207-853-4471
www.EastportMaine.com
You have to love a place with a restaurant called The Old Sow!

Eddington

The Waltons Campground
211 Riverside Dr. Eddington Maine 04428
207-989-8898
www.waltonscampground.com/
They have miles and miles of trails and a dog trainer on site.

Ellsworth

Patten Pond Camping Resort
1470 Bucksport Rd.
866-917-4300
www.BarHarborCampingResorts.com
Enjoy kayaking on this large lake.

Mount Desert

Somes Sound View Campground
86 Hall Quarry Rd.
207-244-3890
www.SSVC.info
You can rent kayaks, canoes, and paddle boats.

Southwest Harbor

Smuggler's Den Campground
28 Main St.
207-244-3944
www.SmugglersDenCampground.com
Acadia trails can be accessed from the campground.

Steuben

Mainayr Campground
21 Village Rd.
207-546-3780
www.Mainayr.com
The campground is at Joy Cove.

Trenton

Narrows Too Camping Resort
Bar Harbor Rd.
866-917-4300
www.BarHarborCampingResorts.com
Like its sister site, this is also oceanfront camping.

North Woods

Abbott Village

Balsam Woods Campground
112 Pond Rd.
207-876-2731
www.BalsamWoods.com
They are "very pet friendly" and have a snack bar.

Greenville

Lily Bay State Park
Lily Bay Rd.
207-695-2700
There are two sites with access to Moosehead Lake.

Moosehead Family Campground
312 Moosehead Lake Rd. (Rte. 15)
207-695-2210
www.MooseheadCampground.com
Nature abounds but it's still near things to do.

Medway

Katahdin Shadows Campground and Cabins
Route 157
207-476-9349
www.KatahdinShadows.com
Lots of activities, including hayrides on Saturdays.

Pine Grove Campground and Cottages
Route 11
207-746-5172
Campsites are along the Penobscot River.

Mount Chase

Shin Pond Village
1489 Shin Pond Rd.
207-528-2900
www.ShinPond.com
Eddie, the Chocolate Lab will welcome you.

Presque Isle

Arndt's Aroostook River Lodge and Campground
95 Parkhurst Siding Rd.
207-764-8677
www.ArndtsCamp.com
Dogs are welcome at the campground.

Aroostock State Park
87 State Park Rd.
207-768-8341
There's a boat launch.

Rockwood

Seboomook Wilderness
HC 85
207-280-0555
www.SeboomookWildernessCampground.us
Pets are not allowed in cabins.

Central Lakes

Dover-Foxcroft

Peaks-Kenny State Park
500 State Park Rd.
207-564-2003
Pets are not allowed at the beach.

Hermon

Pleasant Hill RV Park and Campground
45 Mansell Rd.
207-848-5127
www.PleasantHillCampground.com
Pets can stay in rental trailers for $10/night.

Pumpkin Patch RV Resort
149 Billings Rd.
207-848-2231
www.PumpkinPatchRV.com
No tents, Pit Bulls, or Rottweilers at this RV camp.

Mount Vernon

Five Seasons Family Resort
156 Five Seasons Rd.
207-685-9141
www.5SeasonsFamilyResort.com
Pets are welcome at the campground.

Newport

Christie's Campground
83 Christie's Camp Rd.
207-368-4645
www.ChristiesCampground.com
This campground is open all year.

Stetson

Stetson Shores Campground
Route 143
207-296-2041
www.StetsonShores.com
This campground is on a spring-fed lake.

Western Lakes

Bethel

Bethel Outdoor Adventure and Campground
Route 2
207-824-4224
www.BethelOutdoorAdventure.com
There's a great walking trail that crosses right over the Androscoggin River with baggie dispensers along the way in case you're caught short!

Brownfield

River Run Camping and Canoe Rental
Route 160
207-452-2500
www.RiverRunCanoe.com
It looks like dogs can go in the water!

Shannon's Saco River Sanctuary
Route 160
207-452-2274
www.ShannonsCamping.com
You can rent canoes.

Woodland Acres
Route 160
207-935-2529
www.WoodlandAcres.com
Pets are welcome for a small fee except during the Fryeburg Fair.

Naples

Loon's Haven Family Campground
Route 114
207-693-6881
www.LoonsHaven.com
Lots to do for kids.

North Bridgton

Lakeside Pines Campground
Route 117
207-647-3935
www.LakesidePinesCamping.com
The lake is 12 miles long and they have canoe rentals.

Oquossoc

Bald Mountain Reserve
Bald Mountain Rd.
207-778-8231
Primitive campsites with hiking, fishing, and swimming.

Peru

Honey Run Beach and Campground
456 East Shore Rd.
207-562-4913
www.HoneyrunCampground.com
No beach for the doggies.

Rangeley

Rangeley Lake State Park
Route 17
207-864-3858
This small campground has a boat launch.

Stratton

Bigelow Preserve
Rte. 27
207-778-8231
Free, primitive sites near the Appalachian Trail.

Waterford

Papoose Pond
Route 118
207-583-4470
www.PapoosePondResort.com
No swim time for the pooches.