Hermit Island, Phippsburg

Hermit Island Campground is a family-oriented seasonal campground located on a 255 acre peninsula in Small Point at the southern tip of Phippsburg. The campground is accessed by a right-of-way which goes across a sand causeway. Hermit Island is roughly 1.5 miles long and .5 miles wide at the widest point. Most of the campsites are on the southern end of the island. The northern end has several beaches, hiking trails, and a small marina and wharf.
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  • I loved it here. Yes. It was fun and I really wish I had the money to go again. We stayed a 5 Cross Island last year and everyday we went swimming. Two years back we stayed at 2 cross island. Three ye...  more »
  • Hermit Island may not be for everyone but what in life is? For me and many others, Hermit Island is a tiny piece of heaven. After 60+ years, it remains one of the few places that remains mostly untouc...  more »
  • This place was the best! The location was great! Lots of wooded spots, LOTS of ocean front spots. Outhouses, bath houses and camp sites were immaculate. We went this last weekend so it was first-come-first-serve sites. We got a great one in Harbor Grove. Super private, quiet, and clean. We rented a canoe in the morning and putted around some of the interior island. Amazing views, wildlife galore and very #maine.
  • My family has been camping here since my father was a child. This was mine and my husband's first year bringing our own children and it was just as great as when I was a kid!

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