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Baxter State Park Campgrounds

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Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good6%
  • Average12%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“south branch”(6 reviews)
“pit toilets”(2 reviews)
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64 Balsam Dr, Millinocket, ME 04462-2190
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I'm sure the park is lovely, but I am so thoroughly disappointed by Baxter's customer service. I had reservations for Memorial Day weekend, and was told by the park service up front that they may not be open, if so I would get a 100%...More

Thank Natalie P
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Got lucky and grabbed a last-minute tent site at South Branch. This turned out to be a great place to camp in our express tour through Baxter. The ranger was very knowledgeable and I apologized profusely for bringing in some firewood we had left over...More

Thank Josh H
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had reserved in advance to ensure we had a site & parking spot as they fill up very quickly. One benefit to booking a campground site is it also reserves a spot if you are planning to hike Mount Katahdin. We had a walk-in...More

Thank CurtisJoelTravel
Reviewed 27 June 2017

We've been here a few times and it is just lovely. I would suggest driving the park from the south entrance to the north entrance at least once in your lifetime. We have done this twice. Both when we've been rained out a day. Can't...More

Thank MRM M
Reviewed 20 January 2017

This is hands down the best place to go canoe camping, or any camping for that matter. We had an awesome time. We picked up the canoe and paddled about an hour and a half to our campsite at Broody Brook. There was not a...More

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Price range
US$16 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
United States > Maine > Millinocket
Also Known As
Baxter State Park Campgrounds Hotel Millinocket
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Traveller (25)
Room & Suite (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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John D
18 August 2014|
Response from Jeannie P | Reviewed this property |
There are no facilities- just out houses.
12 August 2014|
Response from Jeannie P | Reviewed this property |
you can not take RV's in to the park- the roads are not suitable.
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"Tent site #21 at South Branch was good."
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"Sites suitable for people camping together -- 4 and 5, 6 and 7, 21 and 22. Sites with the most privacy were..."
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"Check # of rooms in cabins."
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"Lean to's 1 thru 7 are on the shoreline of the pond."
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