Campground provides a forested year round Acadia
National Park setting on Mount Desert
Island. There are approximately 306 camping sites. Showers are
nearby but there are no hookups or utilities provided in the campground.
Explorer Shuttle Bus has a pickup and drop-off point here during
the season. Cadillac Mountain is
directly north and the ocean is a short walk to the south. (Be sure
to view the special interactive map to see
its location relative to the many spectacular sights.)
are suggested from May 1 through October 31 of each year. If in the
U.S., call Blackwoods Campground at 1-800-365-2267 (International:
518-885-3639) beginning in February to make your reservations or use
the following: Online
Campsite Reservation Service. Camping in Acadia National Park requires
appropriate registration and payment of both entrance and recreational
use fees (camping). Campsites are limited to two tents, six individuals,
and one vehicle.
From December 1 through March 31, Blackwoods Campground is open for
primitive camping only and is closed to automobiles. Campers are required
to hike in from the campground entrance.
The other campground on Mount Desert Island within Acadia National
Park is called Seawall Campground.
Seawall recently began accepting reservations on part of their lots and is planning on taking full reservations in 2012.
For those interested in trying one of the many hiking
trails, click on the link provided below.
Blackwoods Campground Reservations
In the U.S. call: 1-800-365-2267 • International:
Blackwoods Campground Entrance Station GPS
Latitude 44.310204; Longitude - 68.204045
Campsite Reservation Service
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