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Camden Snow Bowl, Camden

(4.1/5 based on 55+ reviews on the web)
The Camden Snow Bowl is a small, community-owned ski area in Camden, Maine. Located about 4.5 miles from Penobscot Bay on 1300-ft. (396 m) Ragged Mountain, it offers alpine skiing with views of the ocean. It also features cross-country skiing and a 400-foot (122 m) toboggan run, on which the U.S. National Toboggan Championships are hosted annually.HistoryThe Camden Snow Bowl opened in 1936, in the midst of the Great Depression. The original lodge was built with donated materials and volunteer labor, while funding to clear ski trails and build a road to the lodge was obtained from the Works Progress Administration.
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  • It had been years since I had been on skis, and the Snow Bowl was the perfect place for me to get reacquainted with the winter sport. The Snow Bowl offers instruction, and rentals, and it is the most ...  more »
  • We enjoyed watching the Toboggan Championships, especially since many participants were in costumes (this is Maine's Mardi Gras). It was snowing all day which added to the atmosphere. The town provide...  more »
  • We were worried about the conditions on New Year's Day with the temps reaching almost 40 degrees but the trails were in good shape with most that were open having plenty of man made snow on them. The ...  more »
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  • Camden Snow Bowl is an outstanding small-scale ski area, including views of Penobscot Bay. It looks like they are planning to build a new lodge, which will be a most welcome addition.
  • I travel down a few times a year to go mountian biking and they have done a great job with the trails. Its not a super large network but definetly can get a good days ride in. Staff keeps maintenance very up to date, and they are starting to make even more trails
  • Friday 20 March ,15 6:45 pm Area is advertised on web to be open till 8pm today-------and after selling my son a ticket for evening skiing as on the previous Friday-------hill shut down at 6pm-------2 hours skiing for $ 17 (student) A poor performance. All his friends were warned and changed plans to come. This type of operation stopped us from purchasing season tickets some years ago.
  • Lots of fun, great skiing!!!
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