Hipcamp host Annie H.
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Enjoy the sights and sounds of off-the-grid coastal living at the Bakers Island Light Campsite. Set up your tent on a raised platform and take in the beauty of Salem Sound. Meet the summer lighthouse keepers, stroll through island trails, and unwind...just three miles off the coast of Salem!

Getting to camp: PLEASE READ - the only way to get to Bakers Island Lig

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Enjoy the sights and sounds of off-the-grid coastal living at the Bakers Island Light Campsite. Set up your tent on a raised platform and take in the beauty of Salem Sound. Meet the summer lighthouse keepers, stroll through island trails, and unwind...just three miles off the coast of Salem!

Getting to camp: PLEASE READ - the only way to get to Bakers Island Light Campsite is by boat. You have two options: 1) Use your own kayaks and paddle out to our beach (recommended for advance kayakers only). 2) Take our landing craft, Naumkeag, out to the island for $70 per person. Boat departs from Blaney Street dock & parking is available there. **Option # 2 not available for Wednesday reservations** 

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
2 sites
Up to 4 guests per site
Boat
No ADA access
Essentials
Toilet available
No campfires
No pets
Amenities
Picnic table available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Pack it out
Have a question? Send Annie a message!
  • Check in: After 11AM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Boating

Bring your own boat or kayak.

Paddling

Bring your own.

Wildlife watching

Good bird watching

Fall Fun

This is a great Hipcamp to experience the colors of fall—watch the leaves change and autumn come to life.

Fishing
Swimming

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Bakers Island Light Campsite in Massachusetts.

Beach

Rocky beach (not sand)

Coastal

The vibe at Bakers Island Light Campsite

Places to see near Bakers Island Light Campsite

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Hipcamper jim

A slice of heaven

Jim H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
August 2nd, 2019

Staying overnight at Bakers was wonderful. Brian and Tara are the caretakers and are wonderful people. Very accommodating and super helpful.
I'll be back soon!
Jim

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Hipcamper jim

Bakers camping

Jim H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
August 18th, 2019

Camping at Bakers Island is a slice of New England History. We had a great stay and look forward to going again

Hipcamper Jacob

Amazing experience

Jacob L.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
September 3rd, 2019

This was a once and a life time trip - unreal experience. So peaceful - so relaxing and only an hour away from Boston. Bryan and Tara were so amazing - giving us a tour of the island. I would recommend this trip to anyone! My only critique is - the boat ride is 70$ round trip - so be prepared for that!

Nonetheless well worth the money.

Hipcamper Julia
Julia C.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
October 16th, 2019

Wonderful, unique experience camping on an island by a lighthouse with private campsite and beautiful trails by the water.

Property
Bakers Island Light Campsite
State
Massachusetts
$35/night
2 Sites

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