Hermit Island, Phippsburg

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#15 of 16 in Nature in Mid Coast Maine
Hermit Island Campground is a family-oriented seasonal campground located on a 255 acre peninsula in Small Point at the southern tip of Phippsburg. The campground is accessed by a right-of-way which goes across a sand causeway. Hermit Island is roughly 1.5 miles long and .5 miles wide at the widest point. Most of the campsites are on the southern end of the island. The northern end has several beaches, hiking trails, and a small marina and wharf.
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  • I drove over an hour to simply be on the beach with my daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren who were camping there to come upon a guard and a NO VISITORS sign. I was told I could not enter the campg...  more »
  • Its important to reserve sites near the water way ahead of time, but all have tables and fire rings and are near water and shower/toilets. Very quiet, no radios and they request quiet at nine pm. We h...  more »
  • After viewing their website and talking to them by phone, we booked three nights at Hermit Island Campground. What we found was not what we expected. The campground roads were terrible, with literally...  more »

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