AMC maintains five campsites and a shelter on its Maine Woods conservation property for use by the general public.  Rates are set and collected in cooperation with the KI-Jo Mary Multiple Use forest.  Fees are paid at KIJM checkpoints May through October.

See the MWI recreation map (PDF) for the location of these campsites.

Maine Woods Campsite Profiles

Campsite Location Type of Site* Accommodations Fee & Reservations Water Source ** Bear Box
AMC Katahdin Iron Works (KIW) Property - Central
Horshoe Pond Campsites Hike -in site on the sunny, north-east shore of Horseshoe Pond Tentsite Hike -in from the Upper Valley Rd; picnic table, fire ring, outhouse See below Pond No
Pearl Ponds Campsites 4 Private, drive-in campsites, with short walk to 5 ponds. Tentsite Drive-in access from the Upper Valley Rd; tent pad, picnic table, fire ring, outhouse See below Pond No
Baker Pond Campsite Hike-in site, located on Baker Pond, with beautiful views of Elephant Mountain Tentsite 1 tent pad, fire ring, picnic table, canoe, outhouse See below Pond No
AMC Katahdin Iron Works (KIW) Property  - South
Coyote Rocks Campsites Paddle-in site on the north shore of Long Pond Tentsite Paddle-in site; 2 tent pads, picnic table, fire ring, outhouse See below Pond No
Long Pond Campsites Located at western end of Long Pond at end of Long Pond Rd.; also accessible via Trout Brook Trail Tentsite 3 drive-in sites; picnic table, fire ring, outhouse; hand-carry boat launch with boat dolly See below Pond No
Phoenix Shelter at Trout Pond
Located on Trout Brook Trail, 0.9 miles from Greenville Rd.  Park at KIJM Hedgehog checkpoint. Shelter Adirondack Shelter (sleeps 8), fire ring, outhouse See below Pond No

Fees & Reservations
Fees for all campsites and shelters are $10 person/night ($10 for Maine residents), children under 15 free.  Campsite users are also responsible for gate fees of $10/person/day ($6 for Maine residents).  For a full fee schedule, visit the KIJM website.

Call KI-Jo Mary Multiple Use Forest for reservations: 207-965-8135. Advance reservations are not required, but recommended on Friday and Saturday nights. Fee is collected during times KIJM checkpoints are open, May opening through October.

*shelter: site with a three-sided lean-to and no designated tenting area.
tentsite: site with just tent platforms or pads in designated area and no shelter/lean-to.
campsite: site with both shelter/lean-to and tent platforms or pads in designated area.
** Regardless of the source, remember to boil, filter, or chemically purify water before use.

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