KENNEBEC RIVER CAMPGROUND

Riverside Camping in The Forks, Maine

Cabin tents, tent camping and RV sites within walking distance to the brewery, restaurant, swimming pool, hot tub on the deck, and main lodge. The campground has direct access to The Forks Area Scenic Trail and ATV trails.

Maine Camping Along the Kennebec River

Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort is at the hub of Maine’s best whitewater rafting and trail systems for hiking, snowmobiling, and ATVs. Launch your rafting or adventure vacation in western Maine’s extraordinary wilderness playground with the perfect campsite and resort amenities.

 

Our riverside campground has a shower and bath house, with easy access to our adventure resort and all its amenities.  Full restaurant, on-site Kennebec River Brewery, swimming pool, game room, and a huge deck with hot tub is just a walk, ATV ride, or quick drive away…what’s not to love?

Cabin Tents

All the camping benefits with none of the set up! Economical yet comfortable wilderness accommodations without the usual hassles associated with camping. These cabin tents have twin-sized wooden bed frames with vinyl mattresses, just bring your gear, a sleeping bag and a pillow!

Features

  • 2-person or 4-person tents available
  • Wooden platform floor
  • Screen door
  • Electric overhead light
  • Single beds with foam mattresses
  • Picnic table
  • Fire ring
  • Shower and bath house with hot, running water

*Please no pets

Northern Section Campsite

Tent Sites

Well-kept, wooded tent sites located close to the Kennebec River and just across the street from our full adventure resort with restaurant and brewery.  Spacious bath and shower house with hot running water is centrally located.  Perfect for budget friendly rafting vacations.

Features

  • 1-4 people per site
  • Fire ring
  • Picnic table
  • Shower and bath house with hot, running water

*Please no pets

RV Camping on the Kennebec

RV Sites

6 RV sites located in our Wilderness Campground, 1/4 of a mile south of our adventure resort with full restaurant, brewery, deck seating, swimming pool, and hot tub.  Sites are located in an open field on the Kennebec River, with  shower and bath house located just across route 201, or nearby in the Northern Campground.

Features

  • Fire ring
  • Picnic table
  • Shower and bath house with hot, running water
  • RV sites available with 30 amp electric hookup
    • RV sites DO NOT have water hook-ups or a dumping station
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Group Camping Sites

3 group sites located in our Wilderness Campground, 1/4 of a mile south of our adventure resort with full restaurant, brewery, deck seating, swimming pool, and hot tub.  Sites are located in an open field directly on the Kennebec River, with quick access to ATV trails and the Forks Area Scenic Trail, and to the meeting place for Kennebec and Dead River rafting trips. Sites hold up to 15 people each.

Features

  • Up to 15 people per site
  • Fire ring
  • Picnic tables
  • Shower and bath house with hot, running water located just across the street

*Please no pets

Location

This lodging is at Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks, ME. Kennebec & Dead River rafting, ATV trips, guided fishing trips, hunting trips and snowmobiling trips all happen here. The Kennebec River Brewery, lodge, swimming pool and all adventure resort amenities are also at this location. Our other Maine camping location is at our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp (next to Baxter State Park near Millinocket, Maine.)

The Forks Maine rafting adventure resort map - Northern Outdoors

Reviews

A bunch of “old” folks at the brink of turning forty wanted a weekend of fun, fresh air and excitement, away from kiddos, work and home chores. We were absolutely thrilled that we achieved that and more when we came for a weekend of camping and rafting!

Julie P.
North Yarmouth, ME

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More Lodging

Northern Outdoors has a wide variety of lodging options — from cabins to camping — in two locations: our Adventure Resort in The Forks, Maine (home of the Kennebec River Brewery,) and our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp next to Baxter State Park, on the Penobscot River.

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