Hipcamp host Sarah S.
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Lovely forest behind my home, available to travelers for tenting or RV. A safe place to stay as you're stopping through. Exactly 4.8 miles from the 295 off-ramp.

Midcoast Maine has an endless bounty of treasures for visitors in all seasons. Hiking, biking, boating, history, art, swimming, food, and cultural events with beautiful nature surrounding it all.

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Lovely forest behind my home, available to travelers for tenting or RV. A safe place to stay as you're stopping through. Exactly 4.8 miles from the 295 off-ramp.

Midcoast Maine has an endless bounty of treasures for visitors in all seasons. Hiking, biking, boating, history, art, swimming, food, and cultural events with beautiful nature surrounding it all.

Grocery: Our towns (Topsham and Brunswick) have grocery stores: Hannaford, Shaw's, Walmart/Target grocery, and a wonderful natural foods store Morning Glory Natural Foods. Also check out Reny's - A Maine Adventure for your needed supplies!

Water and respite available here for a day or two, if this area is your destination or if you're on the road toward an adventure.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, trailers
1 site
Up to 4 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Wifi available
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
Pack it out
Camping vehicle details
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Generators not allowed
Pull-in site
Max length 20ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Sarah a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

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Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Midcoast Way Station in Maine.

Forest

Mature mixed pine, fir, and hardwood overstory forest surrounds the back campsites

Field

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Driveway

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The vibe at Midcoast Way Station

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Hipcamper Vital
Vital W.
recommends this listing.
September 16th, 2017

If you are looking for an inexpensive, yet beautiful and quiet spot for your tent, the Midcoast Way Station is your choice. There are at least three different places for you to stay, of which one has a shed, where you can keep your gear, for example. All camping spots are secluded. I felt like I was in a forest, not in someone's backyard. At night, I could hear a lonely car passing on the nearby road every 10-15 min, but it wasn't disturbing for me. Water is available on the property, which is a big plus. Fires were not permitted when I was there, but it was mainly because of a high risk of forest fire. The host, Raija, is friendly and helpful. She will meet and greet you with a smile, show you the sites, and even recommend you some good spots in the nearby town.
---Respect people and their property, leave no trace, have fun---

tent forest peopleThe place is clean and secluded. There are lots of trees and bushes around. Chilling with my best friend :)He had a good time as well.
Hipcamper Stephanie
Stephanie M.
recommends this listing.
August 25th, 2018

Raija was a fantastic host! She communicated with us well, informing us of the rain coming in the night we arrived and even set up a tarp for us so we could set up in a dry spot. Google maps did not bring us directly to her driveway but Raija was kind enough to stand at the end of her driveway with a flashlight and we found it without much trouble.

Hipcamper Nelson
Nelson C.
recommends this listing.
October 27th, 2018

This was a great stay. The property is beautiful and we were well taken care of !!

Hipcamper Dan
Dan B.
recommends this listing.
July 7th, 2019

I met Sarah upon arrival which was really nice, she's a very kind host! She showed me exactly where I could park and set up my tent. I had a lovely evening building a fire and hanging out while Sarah was working on some projects around her property. She stopped in to chat here and there and had some great recommendations for things and places to check out while I was in the area.

Hipcamper Susan
Susan S.
recommends this listing.
August 12th, 2019

Sarah was very friendly and helpful. It made our stay a real joy. Would highly recommend!!!

Hipcamper Rob
Rob M.
recommends this listing.
September 4th, 2019

This was a pretty great place to spend the night. The site is pretty private--- although it's not far from the host's home, it's quite screened by trees. The place is pretty straightforward to find; I had a bit of trouble, but it was at night and pouring rain, so I think it would be easy under more normal conditions.
The host left me alone, which was nice.

Hipcamper Rachel
Rachel C.
recommends this listing.
September 28th, 2019

Nice modest campsite. The host is super sweet and very accommodating and will make you feel really safe . Convenient location

Hipcamper Sarah
Response from Sarah, the Host, on September 29th, 2019

Thank you Rachel! You're my most creative camper to date, baking muffins from scratch over a campfire! I absolutely wish you the best in all of the wonderful adventures you pursue!

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Hipcamper Emily
Emily R.
recommends this listing.
June 23rd, 2020

My friend Stephanie and I stayed a night here, and it was phenomenal! Sarah was so kind and hospitable. The site was exactly what we expected and, though brief, we loved our time!

Hipcamper Emma
Emma H.
recommends this listing.
July 12th, 2020

Campsite was great! Sarah had two sites set up on her property to choose from. Both were private and well maintained. Sarah also kindly provided us with a guide for. things to do in the area

Property
A safe place to stay on the way
State
Maine
Country
United States
$30/night
1 Site

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