Everything You Need to Know About Mount Battie Trail

All of Maine’s beauty can’t be seen from the inside of your suite! On your next visit, take some time to explore all that this incredible area has to offer by taking a hike along Mount Battie Trail. Featuring breathtaking views and an up-close look at the Pine Tree State’s most impressive wildlife, there’s no excuse for leaving this Camden attraction off of your itinerary! Before your trip, don’t forget to take a look at our Travel Guide. Planning an unforgettable getaway has never been easier! 

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About Mount Battie Trail

As the highlight of Camden State Park, the Mount Battie Trail is an incredible way to see the best that the park has to offer in one trip. Make your way over rolling hills and past towering pine trees as you gaze out over the shimmering surface of Camden Harbor. This 1.1-mile trail features 600 feet of elevation change and is perfect for both experienced and novice hikers. Dogs are also welcome on the trail but must be kept on a leash! 

What You’ll See

Mount Battie Trail is a moderately rated trail that offers visitors a chance to marvel at beautiful wildflowers and stunning views of Penobscot Bay. Downtown Camden is also visible from the trail! The trail is gently sloped and features no polished stone, making it easy to walk for everyone! 

How to Access the Trail

Head up Mountain Street from downtown Camden. From there take a left on Spring Street and then another left on Megunticook Street. There is a small parking lot at the end of the road from which you can access the trailhead. 

Other Ways to Explore Camden State Park

The Maiden Cliff Trail and the Mount Megunticook Trail are two more of Camden State Park’s hiking trails that should be on your list of things to do in Camden. If Camden State Park isn’t enough, take a day trip over to Acadia National Park for even more epic opportunities for adventure! 

Where to Stay in Camden, Maine

Tierney Room

After you’ve explored the beauty of Camden’s natural environment, return to the Camden Maine Stay Inn for a night of pure relaxation. Our elegant inn embodies the romantic charm of the area and delivers it to our guests in one stunning lodging experience. Well-appointed rooms, artful decor, and easy access to all of Camden’s best things to do are just part of what’s included in your stay.

Explore our Tierney Room, for example. This is a spacious, cheerful, and lightly decorated room that paints a picture of simpler times. The Moser king sleigh bed, a wicker couch, reading lights, a ceiling fan, and wide-plank wood floors are all original to the house. A traditional setting updated to meet the needs of the modern traveler, The Camden Maine Stay Inn is the best place to stay in Maine.

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