Now that fall is here, and temperatures around the country have dropped rapidly, it’s time to think about ways to stay healthy while camping in the cold. After all, your level of comfort depends on how well you feel during the next few months. If you plan on camping for a weekend or weeks at […]

With fall around the corner, the crisp autumn air provides campers with something to look forward to. If you haven’t yet had a chance to camp this year and want to before winter sets in, it’s time to book your space at Saco River Camping Area. There is plenty to look forward to during the […]

Camping with your dog is an amazing bonding experience that allows both of you to enjoy each other and nature. However, camping can also be dangerous if you’re not sure how to take care of your dog out in the wilderness. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t bring your furry best friend with you, though. After […]

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 […]

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 […]

If you plan on camping with kids, you know that it can be challenging to keep them occupied the entire duration of your vacation. With that being said, there are things you can do to keep them busy and chase away boredom immediately. Something very helpful that you can do is to ask them to […]

There is no greater way to ruin a camping trip than by being unprepared in the event of an emergency. Without a real way to recover from what is happening around you, you’re at a loss. You begin mourning the experience you never got to have because an accident, illness, problematic weather condition or other […]