Closest campground to Baxter State Park, Large Pavilion
Located next to Baxter State Park overlooking Pockwockamus Pond and Katahdin, Maine's highest mountain.
- Camping, Cabin Tents & Bunkhouses
- Hot Showers
- Pond for canoes and kayaks
Stay and Play With Us
Whitewater Rafting Trips leave the Penobscot Outdoor Center "POC" daily. Choose High, Medium, Low or Slow Adventure.
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We Have 2 Locations!
Yes, you read that right, we have two locations. Our campground is the Penobscot Outdoor Center shown here on this slide, the closest campground to Baxter State Park. Find a Google map at the end of this page if you need to calculate drive time and distance.
Our other location is the New England Outdoor Center/Twin Pines and The River Driver's Restaurant and that is located 6 miles from here.
Firepit & Pavilion
Warm and comfy place to stay dry
We have a great fun sandy volleyball court right next to our pavilion
Whitewater rafting Trips leave from our basecamp right here at the campsite daily