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Balsam Cove Campground

286 Back Ridge Rd, Orland, ME 04472 United States
  • Latitude: 44.548114
  • Longitude: -68.673618
  • Phone: (207) 469-7771
  • Fax: No Information Available

Amenities
  • PetsWelcome
  • PullThrus
  • Restrooms
  • CreditCards
  • BackIns
  • Showers
  • Basketball
  • FullHookups
  • LaundryFacilities
  • Store
  • Restaurant
  • Ice
  • Propane
  • FireRings
  • GameRoom
  • 30AmpService
  • Fishing
  • 50AmpService
  • RVStorage
  • BoatRamp
  • Horseshoes
  • Playground
  • Tents50
  • WiFiAccess
Highlights
Family friendly wooded lakeside campground. Relax by your campfire or explore Bar Harbor, Acadia National Park (26 miles away). Ft. Knox in Bucksport is 5 miles away. We are located on Toddy Pond, a ten-mile lake with great fishing and boating. We have powered fishing boats, a pontoon boat, and canoes for rent. We are a family campground. If you do not own a camper or tent, come and stay in one of our rustic cabins or one of our rental campers. One dog friendly rental available. Newly developed dog park. Kitchen and pavilion available. Don't miss the opportunity to enjoy this wonderful setting. This is the best kept secret Downeast! 124 total RV sites, can accommodate RVs up to 55ft., full hookups, 30/50 amp, back-ins & pull-thrus. Campground offers Wi-Fi, restrooms, hot showers, laundry, horseshoes, volleyball, basketball, store, ice, restaurant, clubhouse, game room, playground, canoeing, boat ramp, boating, swimming, fishing, hiking, fire rings, dog park, Friday night movies, Friday & Saturday night hayrides (weather permitting), and Saturday night bonfire (weather permitting). Park Events: 3rd weekend in July is Christmas in July, and the 3rd weekend in August is Halloween in August. Fireworks on 4th of July. Bingo on most holiday weekends. Area Attractions: Acadia National Park, Bar-Harbor w/shopping, cruises, and dining, Craig Brook Fish Hatchery, Bucksport Golf Club, Historic Fort Knox and tallest in nation bridge observation tower over Penobsot Narrows, Ellsworth Shopping Outlets/Dining, Blue Hill - Potter Shops/Reversing Falls, Coastline / Isle Au Haut / Stonington Areas, Bangor - w/shopping malls, theaters, etc., Antique Shops, Historic Homes, Hiking trails, Sight-seeing Cruises, and much more!
Notes
Open May 15th through September 28th. PA is not valid July & August. Drive-up accommodations only (no reservation with PA rate). P.A. discount is valid for 5 days maximum. Discount not valid on Friday and Saturday, and holiday weekends. Discount cannot be combined with any other discount. PA is not valid on the 3 waterfront sites. Credit cards accepted. Pets welcome. *$2.00 additional charge per day per pet.
Directions
GPS: 44.548114N, -68.673618W From Points South (via US Rt 1): Interstate 95 North through Portland, ME to Exit 113 in Augusta. Continue on Rt 3 to merge with Rt 1 (N) in Belfast (about 30 mi). Continue North on US RT 1 & 3 through Bucksport (about 17 mi to Bucksport Bridge). Right off US Rt 1 & 3, in East Orland at BackRidge Road (about 8 mi past Bucksport) 1 1/2 miles on BackRidge Rd. to entrance on left. From Points South (via Interstate 95 & Bangor): Interstate 95 North through Portland, ME to Exit 182 in Bangor. Interstate 395 (E) (about 2 mi) out of Bangor to Rt 15 (S) into Bucksport (about 20 mi). Rt 15 merges with US Rt 1 & 3 (N) in Bucksport. Right off US Rt 1 & 3, in East Orland at BackRidge Road (about 8 mi past Bucksport) 1 1/2 miles on BackRidge Rd. to entrance on left

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Rentals
Regular Rate: Cabins: $75* per night. Rental campers: $99* per night. Passport America Discount: 10% Type of Rental: Cabins and Rental Campers Accommodates: 4-6 Linens Provided: No Check in time: 1 PM Check out time: 11AM Notes: Open May 15th through September 28th. P.A. discount is valid for 5 days maximum per season. Discount not valid on Saturday, Sunday, and holiday weekends. Discount cannot be combined with any other discount.No pets allowed at any rental. *Plus Tax. Rate for 2 adults and 2-4 children under 18, $5.00 additonal charge per extra adult per night.
Tents
Rate: $29.00-34.00, P.A.: $14.50-17.00
Updates
New Notes (10/31/2017)
Open May 15th through September 28th. PA is not valid July & August. Drive-up accommodations only (no reservation with PA rate). P.A. discount is valid for 5 days maximum. Discount not valid on Friday and Saturday, and holiday weekends. Discount cannot be combined with any other discount. PA is not valid on the 3 waterfront sites. Credit cards accepted. Pets welcome. *$2.00 additional charge per day per pet.

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