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Find a Great Campground for a Family Camping Trip in the Bangor Area

Where Are the Best Campgrounds and Campsites Bangor ME? 

Warm weather has arrived in Maine and that means it is time to explore the great outdoors for many Bangor-area families. The Pine Tree State has a lot to offer outdoor enthusiasts with miles of Atlantic coastline, lush green forests and incredible mountain views. Families who are looking for a new place to camp and explore the outdoors this year want to know – where are the best campgrounds and campsites near Bangor, ME? Hop in your 2021 Toyota 4Runner this summer and enjoy these beautiful campsites! 



Peaks-Kenny State Park 

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Peaks-Kenny State Park is an incredible place to be this summer and the campground at the state park promises an incredible family memory. More than 50 campsites are available for you and your family that are close to the lake and tucked into a peaceful forest with easy access to the Birch Mountain Ledge Trail. Fun activities include boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, kayaking and more.  

Swan Island Campsites 

Located on the Kennebec River, the Swan Island Wildlife Management Area provides 10 Adirondack shelters for you and your family to utilize this summer. Accessible via ferry or canoe, the Swan Island Campsites feature an incredible environment with access to seven miles of hiking trails, fire pits, canoe and kayak rentals, a fishing pond, a wildlife viewing tower and much more.  

Donnell Pond Campground 

Just a quick drive away in your 2021 Toyota RAV4, the Donnell Pond Campground – located on the Donnell Pond Public Land in Hancock County – will deliver an incredible outdoor experience. More than 14,000 acres of forests, ponds, lakes and mountains provide scenic views that will be tough to beat on your next adventure. Pack up and head out this summer to enjoy boating, camping, fishing, hiking, swimming and more. 


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Where are the best campgrounds and campsites near Bangor, ME? We are here to help you find a way to enjoy your summer with this quick guide to local campgrounds. Schedule a test drive in a brand-new Toyota car, truck or crossover today at Downeast Toyota and take your summer fun to the next level!