Adventurers can spend the day playing on the sandy beaches and rocky shores of Maine's Atlantic coast, then reward themselves with succulent lobster from a cozy eatery on the water. Catch your dinner, explore historic lighthouses and race with the wind on a boat, or hike through forested mountains to iconic landscapes for a taste of the Pine Tree State's bounty. Even the wildlife is stately here, as moose wander the hills and humpback whales breach off the coast. It seems Maine has cornered the market on rustic charm and New England adventure....
Maine: Come for the Coast, Stay for the Inland Adventure
Behind the Pine Tree State's rugged image lies a warm hospitality that makes this place special. You'll feel at home as you explore the rugged coastlines and deep inland forests of a majestic northeast state. Don't be a 'chowdah head': Dive right into adventure....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.