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 […]

Camping is adventurous. It’s unpredictable and fun. It takes you out of your comfort zone and helps you see the world in different ways. There are many directions your camping trip can take. That’s what makes it so exciting! Here are some of the most fun activities you can enjoy while camping: Hiking. Explore all […]

Glamping is a popular trend enjoyed by people around the world. If you’re a fan of upscale experiences, you can make your tent or RV even more comfortable with a few additions. The following list of items are ones that can make your time at Saco River Camping Area even more memorable. Here are seven […]

Newbie campers have a lot to look forward to. Not only are they given a wealth of options to choose from, but the newness of engaging in an activity that they’ve yet to experience is also incredibly exciting. Still, there comes the responsibility of planning a successful camping trip. While fun, it can be overwhelming […]