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Patten Pond Campground

Classic RV Park in Maine

Address:1470 Bucksport Rd, Ellsworth, ME
Open/Close: 05/15/2023 — 10/10/2023
Number of Sites: 144
Membership: Trails Collection

When is a pond not really a pond? When it’s a 749-acre lake! At Patten Pond RV Resort in Maine, we offer guests their pick of the perfect campsite. From spectacular water views, a spacious pull-thru or a rental cottage right on the lake, we have sites to suit every camper.

Ready to get active? Start your day with a pancake breakfast, then you’re off to canoe, fish, swim, boat or just relax on our peaceful, private beach. Or spend a day outside the resort, hiking through the famous Acadia National Park just a short drive away. Historic Bar Harbor is also nearby, perfect for strolling the streets.

Patten Pond RV Resort is everything you'd expect from an RV park in Maine. Exciting amenities, a friendly staff and an outstanding location will make your Maine camping trip one to remember.


  • Clubhouse
  • Fishing
  • Creek / Lake / Canal / River / Ocean Frontage
  • WiFi
  • Pets Welcome
  • Store
  • Restroom/Shower Facilities
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Boat Docks/Marina
  • Boat Rental
  • Playground
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Horseshoes
  • Billiards/Game Room


Whether you're planning a retreat for the whole family, a group of friends or a getaway for two, there's no shortage of unique activities to explore at Patten Pond Camping Resort. Plan activities upon arrival or visit this page before your departure to plan ahead. Looking for more? Our friendly staff can fill you in on all of the great ways to make your stay a memorable experience.

  • Beach Fishing
  • Planned Activities
  • Complimentary movie matinees
  • Ice cream socials
  • Magic shows
  • Community potlucks
  • Community campfire socials


1470 Bucksport Rd, Ellsworth, ME 04605 | GPS: 44.5456, -68.5188 | Get Directions
Download Resort Map  |  Ranger Station/Front Desk: 207-667-7600

General Policies & Information

General Policies & Information

Check-in/Check-out & Hours

  • Campsite check-in: 1 p.m.
  • Rental check-in: 4 p.m.
  • Campsite check-out: 11 a.m.
  • Minimum check-in age is
  • Guests aged
    years and under at the time of check-in are considered children.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are allowed.

After Hours Arrival

  • If your plans change and you need to arrive outside of normal business hours, please call our office during business hours and refer to your confirmed reservation information.

Reservation & Payment Policy

  • By using a credit card for a deposit, guarantee, or payment, you agree to the following: If I used a credit card for a deposit, guarantee, or payment, I authorize MHC Property Management L.P. to charge any expenses incurred during my stay to that credit card or apply funds you have on deposit with MHC Property Management L.P. against what I owe.
  • Your credit card will be charged Itinerary Total prior to arrival, up to a maximum deposit of one night rack rate. Any remaining balance is due prior to arrival.
  • Rates based on 4 people (2 adults/2 children).
  • Prices and site type are subject to availability.
  • The rates displayed do not include any applicable service fees or charges for optional incidentals.

Cancellation & Refund Policy

  • No refunds will be issued for holiday weekend stay cancellations, early departures, no shows or special promotions.
  • RV campsites: We allow full refunds for cancellations up to 48 hours prior to your arrival date for daily and weekly reservations.
  • Rental accommodations: We allow full refunds for cancellations 7 days prior to your arrival date for daily and weekly reservations.
  • Daily and weekly reservations: For cancellations received less than the required notice period prior to arrival, your deposit will be forfeited up to one night rack rate.
  • Extended stays: For long-term reservations (28 days or longer), we allow full refunds for cancellations up to 60 days prior to your arrival date. For cancellations received less than the required notice period prior to arrival, the deposit amount will be held on account for a future stay.

Deposit Policy

RV Campsite

  • Monthly Reservations: One night rack rate
  • Seasonal Reservations $500 Deposit
  • Refundable damage deposit required at check-in: $200
  • If you want to reserve an RV campsite site for a holiday, we require a three or four night minimum stay.
  • For a tent site over a holiday, we require a two or three night minimum stay.


  • Rentals: One night rack rate
  • Refundable damage deposit required at check-in: $200
  • It will take up to 48 hours for the property to receive your reservation information and complete the processing of your rentals.


Ellsworth, ME
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