Work in a Beautiful Location!
Seasonal positions, including lifeguards, park rangers, and park booth attendants are now open. Learn more:
- Lifeguard brochure (PDF 553KB)
- Seasonal Jobs brochure (PDF 497KB)
- Application and official postings.
2019 Summer Camping Season Reservations Begin
- Friday, February 1st at 9:00 a.m. for:
- All others Tuesday February 5th at 9:00 a.m. through the Reservations Call Center and Online.
Continuing Winter Camping 2018-2019 Season
Songo Lock gets New Gates
Parks & Historic Sites: Days & Hours
Parks may be visited year-round, from 9:00 a.m. to sunset daily unless otherwise posted. Fees are collected at the booth by staff or through self-service stations.
For current status:
Please call the park or historic site directly.
Park Amenities, such as water, restrooms and buildings, are shut down for the winter season as dictated by weather. Primitive toilets may be available at some locations.
Parking - Most parks and historic sites are not plowed during the winter due to seasonal staffing. A few parks are only plowed when the manager is on duty.
Drone, Unmanned Aircraft (UAS) Policy
The general use of drones (UAS) is prohibited in Maine State Parks, Historic Sites, or DACF Boat Launches without direct oversight and guidance of an approved law enforcement agency or by the issue of a Special Activity Permit.
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