Free 7 day pro trial

Camping in Prentiss

THE BEST CAMPING NEAR

Prentiss, Maine

Recent Reviews Near Prentiss, Maine

38 Reviews of 42 Prentiss, Maine Campgrounds

EThe Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed May. 17, 2021

Great Campground

It is very quiet and there is 0 cell service! Perfect place with lots to do at the campground! Great location to just disconnect from the rest of the world!

Only downside was we went during black fly season, wait until they are gone to be able to enjoy it fully!

SiteRV 8
Month of VisitJune
Nancy W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 30, 2021

Ended up really liking our stay despite first impressions.

My first impressions of this park were not very good. When you drive in it looks a little run-down with old buildings, potholed roads, untrimmed vegetation, and very rustic. There are lots of seasonals driving around in golf carts drinking beer and lots of nightly gatherings. But throughout the…

  • Site 104
  • (15) View All
Site104
Month of VisitSeptember
Sarah C.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Apr. 22, 2021

Not bad for free camping!

Situated right off of Route 9 between Amherst and Wesley Maine, you can access the Machias River Corridor Public Lands. At this particular location, there are 2 RV sites, 3 tent sites and a lean-to shelter, all situated right on the bank of the river.

We spent one night here in the lean-to on…

  • (10) View All
SiteLean-To
Month of VisitMay
Ashley I.
Reviewed Oct. 26, 2020

Love it!!

LOVED this place. SUPER friendly staff. Arcade and well stocked store. Heated pool, campfires, tractor rides. Lots of permanent sites, but friendly, outgoing people!

Roger F.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 9, 2020

Super convenient, nice hosts!

Base camp to Katahdin, close in to Millinocket. Went with a diverse group of campers with hammock, tent and cabin sleeping preferences and everybody found their spot.

Pros are: clean (like super clean) showers and bath house, fire pit and picnic table at each site and cabin, super helpful,…

  • (13) View All
Katie B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 2, 2020

Beautiful riverfront campsite.

Beautiful riverfront campsite (Site 21). The staff was very friendly and helpful. There is not access to the river from this site, there is a 10 foot drop, so toddler and dog parents beware.

  • Site 21
  • (4) View All
Kasey M.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 1, 2020

Quaint but adorable

The hosts, who just recently bought this campground are very kind and accommodating. It will eventually be a KOA.

We came in the fall, and the foliage was beautiful. There are many little areas to walk and explore in the campground.

We have a TT and our campsite had wifi, a fire ring, and full…

  • (8) View All
J B.
Reviewed Sep. 8, 2020

Pull-through sites are a joke!

I had hoped this campground would be amazing. It was our first camping trip of 2020 (amid COVID19). Sadly, we found it to be horrendously inadequate.

We traveled with family to this campground. We had two "pull-through" sites. These sites are a joke! There are six sites per road. There is…

  • Super unlevel "pull-through" site.
Month of VisitAugust
K
Reviewed Aug. 26, 2020

Awesome!

This is a great campground! It is pet friendly & they will check on your pets or even walk them! Water & electric sites are well spaced, roomy, quiet, & in the trees. It is near Mt Katahdin, Bacter State Park, & water (river/lake/pond). Owners Wendi & Marcel are kind,…

Ingrid W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2020

Remote and private

3 secluded spots on a dead-end road. Wooded, path to the lake. Each site includes fire ring and picnic table, and share a pit toilet. Strictly carry-in, carry-out. Road into camp is dirt and some of it can be rough. Cars can make it just go slow. Atv trail access from camp - can ride to Lincoln,…

Ingrid W.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Jun. 30, 2020

Remote and scenic

Handful of spots, directly on the beach of a quiet lake. The road runs between middle and lower Unknowns and the scenery is wonderful. There is a pit toilet, shared by 8-10 spots. Strictly pack-in/pack-out. About 20 miles from paved road and 10 miles from spotty cell service.

No fee, first-come…

  • (5) View All
Ken D.
Reviewed Apr. 23, 2020

4-5 campsites off the main logging road.

Awesome spot if you like being out in the middle of the woods. Roughly 16 miles from last paved road. No sound or light pollution. You really wanna see stars, go here! Only out houses available.

Month of VisitAugust
Lee D.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Oct. 16, 2019

Beautiful lodging you may not be able to visit!

I had never heard of Maine Huts and Trails (a small non-profit organization) and likely would not have if we had not traveled with an organized group for a three-day hut to hut experience. Poplar Flat is one of four gorgeous huts (and huts do not begin to describe these accommodations– they are…

  • People welcome but dogs are not
  • No problem taking off your shoes - there is radiant floor heating!
  • Shared bunkhouse
  • (10) View All
Month of VisitNovember
Eugene  T.
Reviewed Aug. 15, 2019

Close to Mount Katadhan

This is my 2nd time enjoying this camp. The management is very friendly and helpful in the care of my family pets, they’ll walk and occasionally keep an eye on your pets while you’re out hiking on Mount Katadhan, and will provide a shuttle to and from the mount, for an agreeable fee.

The Dyrt PRO

Unlock our premium tools & savings to plan your next adventure.

Dyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram Photo

#campondyrt

See What We’re Up To

Dyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram PhotoDyrt Instagram Photo

Report Content