A campsite in woodland paradise in south-western Maine with a private beaver pond, brook, fishing, swimming and paddling right nearby. Bickford Wood encompasses 69 protected acres In the scenic foothills of the White Mountains, skirting the Lakes Region of New Hampshire. The site overlooks a private beaver pond in a pine and mixed hardwood grove. The larger Bickford Pond, just across the dam, is a diverse glacial pond stocked with brook and brown trout. Mill Brook runs from Bickford Pond over the dam, under the bridge and along the west side of Bickford Wood.
From Bickford Wood you can hike, swim, fish, bike, and paddle or grab a book and relax. Take a short drive to, rent boats, golf, shop antiques, visit historic sites, attend a local festival, eat in a local restaurant, visit a gallery, or enjoy a performance in a timber frame venue. Gneiss Brewery is a little gem tucked away in Limerick, ME that would be worth a visit! Within an hour drive, explore the food scene and lighthouses of Portland, Maine or hike the White Mountain Forest of New Hampshire. Plan your escape to Bickford Wood! Do stop at the Merrifield Farm Stand to stock up on locally grown food. Look forward to digital detox. Signal is minimal at the site. Do plan to responsibly steward the Wood. Don'ts Please do not leave fires unattended.