Hipcamp host Gretchen P.
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Motherwort Farm is a homestead and herbal sanctuary located in Swanville, Maine. On 15 acres we grow vegetables, put up a large portion of our food through fermenting, canning, freezing, and storing. We keep egg layers, meat birds, ducks, geese, turkeys, rabbits, have a small orchard, many types of berries, a solar hot water system, photovoltaic system and medicinal herb gar

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Motherwort Farm is a homestead and herbal sanctuary located in Swanville, Maine. On 15 acres we grow vegetables, put up a large portion of our food through fermenting, canning, freezing, and storing. We keep egg layers, meat birds, ducks, geese, turkeys, rabbits, have a small orchard, many types of berries, a solar hot water system, photovoltaic system and medicinal herb gardens for teaching and medicine making. Our property includes a pond, woodlands and abuts the Goose River. Swanville, Maine is 2 minutes down the road and the lovely Swan Lake State Park is 10 minutes. Belfast, Maine is 10 minutes as well and has a vibrant arts community, food coop, summer music, free boating; it’s a hub for many cool happenings. Biking to town if you don’t have a car can be accomplished in about an hour. Come explore the rugged beauty, rural charm, and unique homesteading and organic farming Maine has to offer.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
2 sites
Up to 5 guests per site
Short walk
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Gretchen a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 5% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Snow sports

Snowmobiling trail at the top of our driveway!

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at The Bee Tree at Motherwort Farm in Maine.

Forest
Farm

The vibe at The Bee Tree at Motherwort Farm

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Hipcamper Deanna
Deanna S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
September 17th, 2018

A beautiful spot. So many wildflowers that I felt like I was in a fairy tale. Gretchen and her family are absolutely lovely. A little more than an hour from Acadia, Motherwort farm made a perfect home base for our weekend of exploring. Everything about this place filled my heart!

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Hipcamper Beau B.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
September 27th, 2018
Hipcamper Ashley J.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Site 2)
September 26th, 2018
Property
Motherwort Farm
State
Maine
$20/night
2 Sites
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