Camping at Maine State Parks and Public Lands

The Bureau of Parks and Lands currently continues to accept camping reservations for the 2020 season. However, we recognize that because of changing COVID-19 conditions, the availability of State Park campgrounds may be modified accordingly in the future. For the latest information about camping at Maine State Parks visit

Family Camping

For one Family¹ OR groups of 6 or fewer people. Campground Fees

Reservations Call Center Closed for Season

  • If we can assist you during the fall and winter months, please contact us at 207-287-3821.
  • Beginning Monday, September 14, 2020, all campsites are first-come/first-serve. You can continue to camp through Indigenous Peoples Day at most parks, but we recommend that you call the park to verify official closing dates.

2021 Dates

Reservations Office opens on:

¹A Family = Parents & all their unmarried children age 18 years and younger.

Group Camping

For groups of 7 or more people; GROUP RESERVATIONS must be made by contacting each park - see link below.

Group Camping Reservations begin on:

Backcountry Camping

For those who want to camp off the beaten path

Buy It Where You Burn It!

Untreated firewood from outside of Maine has been banned.

  • Buy firewood from a local source where you camp.
  • Do not transport firewood more than 50 miles, even in Maine.

More Information from the Maine Forest Service

Tentrr Reservations