One of the most amazing things about camping is how educational the entire experience can be. Where else do you have access to a wealth of natural resources than in the Great Outdoors? Subjects such as botany, science, animals, conservation, health, and even astronomy await your children if you play the role of teacher while […]

Summer is a wonderful time to camp because the warm weather allows for many enjoyable outdoor activities such as swimming, boating, and fishing. It does pose some challenges, however, because the most humid days leave you and your family feeling hot and sticky inside your tent. If you want to camp during the hottest months […]

Life has a way of throwing you curveballs from time-to-time. This is especially true if you have kids and any of them have had a broken arm or a sudden and bad bellyache. You may find issues manifesting while camping at Saco River Camping Area. Don’t panic, though, because, with a little thought and creativity, […]

What could be more fun than getting a group of your best girlfriends together to go camping? Hollywood loves the unpredictability of a Girlfriend Getaway. Rather than watch the plot unfold on the big screen, why not create your own magical adventure by planning a vacation for just you and your favorite females? It’s a […]

Roughing it is all a figure of speech at today’s modern campground. Sure, the term can be used to describe primitive camping at campsites around the nation. It doesn’t necessarily apply to Saco River Camping Area, however, because we provide a long list of amenities for you to use during your stay. From laundry facilities […]

If owning a vintage ‘glamper’ has been a dream of yours and now it’s a reality, consider yourself lucky! You’ll always have a beautiful place to stay while traveling. Your camping experience is even more special because of the time spent in your glamper. You’ll never regret buying it, restoring it, and camping in it. […]

The dog days of summer can make camping challenging. When temperatures soar to triple digits, it may be very hard to stay cool when faced with such extreme heat. Thanks to a few tricks we’ve learned along the way, there are things you can do to increase your level of comfort while camping. Decide which […]

You don’t need to ‘rough it’ to have an incredible camping experience. In fact, there are ways to breathe new life into your adventures so that they’re new and exciting year after year. By simply upgrading your equipment, camp food, and mindset, you’re able to have the best time of your life with your pet, family […]

If you love camping but hate ‘roughing it,’ there are ways to compromise. You don’t need to strip yourself of all modern conveniences to authentically camp. In fact, the items that you bring with you on the road such as smartphones and tablets can enhance the experience, making it more exciting, relevant, and memorable. The […]