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Reviewed 1 August 2016

I love Camp Skogkund, it is a beautiful place. I have so much fun here and will keep coming back year after year! Camp Skogkund is my favorite place and the highlight of my summer. There is always something fun to do here!

Thank Charlotte U
Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

My experience at camp skoglund, has been out of this world . Piece of heaven, Maine's. Hidden jewel, the only bad thing about it, is leaving . Get ready to fulfill your relaxing expectations, camp staff takes care of it all. Thank you very much for everything. CINDY AND FAMILY

Thank Cindy J
Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Just finishing our 18th year and we'll be back. The lake, the loons, the weather and the cabins couldn't be nicer. And you'll never find better hosts than Rondi and Wilbur. Kayaking everyday, wildlife abounds and grilling fresh fish and veggies every night from local merchants makes for relaxing at its best. You will enjoy.

Thank John K
Winslow, Maine
Reviewed 7 October 2013

My husband and I got married there a number of years ago and it was breath taking! Great location if you can book it for all of your family and friends stay together and have all you wedding festivities right there. Gorgeous places for photos, quiet, relaxing, plenty for the kids to do and fun for everyone regardless of age...

Thank harleyrose1976
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 12 April 2013

My sister, her husband and I have been going to Camp Skoglund for over 20 years now and can't imagine a better vacation spot. Life is easy at the camp--all you have to do is enjoy the beautiful lake and the wonderful camp staff (Rondi and Wilbur!!). Kayaking out to the osprey nest or over to visit some diving loons,...

Thank FriTang
Maryville, Tennessee
Reviewed 19 February 2013

The family all gets to do whatever they want at this neat rustic camp. We relax, read, fish,swim, hike,canoe on the lake, loon watch,have campfires and gaze at the stars at night just to name a few things that we enjoy while in "camp". We like this place so much that the 24 hour drive for us is totally worth...

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Thank Larry499
Concord, New Hampshire, United States
Reviewed 15 February 2013

This coming summer will be our seventh year "at camp"!!! Each year we grow to love Camp Skoglund, Echo Lake, and camp owners "Uncle Will" and Rondi more and more!!! Our tradition has been to use Camp Skoglund as a reunion location for our extended family. Our group has included a wide range of ages, from babies to grandparents, and...

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1Thank Jennifer U
Reviewed 15 February 2013

What would you like to do on your vacation? Short of seeing the Empire State building or the Statue of Liberty, you can do it all here! We have been coming here every summer for 22 years! Beautiful setting on Echo lake. It is rustic, but charming rustic. If you want to stay in a Sheraton hotel, this is not...

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Thank mrbuckle
North Kingstown, Rhode Island, United States
Reviewed 14 February 2013

My wife and I, along with another couple, have been returning to Camp Skoglund every year since our first visit in 2004. The restful atmosphere and the beauty of Echo Lake make being there something to look forward to all year long. One quickly gets to know the operators of the camp, and you soon feel like "one of the...

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3Thank Edwin A

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Beachfront
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Velkommen to Camp Skoglund. Meaning "woodland" in Norwegian, Skoglund is a family owned and operated vacation resort which was home to a bustling camp for boys from 1957 until 1990. Wanting to continue sharing our idyllic summer home with long time friends and guests, we have converted Skoglund to a family camp with fully equipped private guest cottages. While still maintaining many of the amenities of a camp atmosphere, our lakeside retreat is completely private and serene and provides all of the tranquility that Maine's special inland lakes have to offer. We are located in the very popular Belgrade Lakes vacation region - one hour from Portland and Freeport, 15 minutes from Augusta, and one hour from the coast. Central to the mountains and hiking and everything special to Maine! Our cottages are fully equipped with everything you'll need, including linens. Cottages rent by the week only - Saturday to Saturday. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Camp Skoglund

Address: 75 Skoglund Rd, Mount Vernon, ME 04352-3540
Region: United States > Maine > Mount Vernon
Price Range: $66 - $197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Best lake in Maine”
 of 5 bubbles charlotteu117, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We've stayed at the Lodge and Andy's. Both were great. Andy's is more removed from the main camp and is your own little house on the lake. The Lodge is right by the water.”
 of 5 bubbles FriTang, 12 Apr 2013 | Read review
“The "big house" is wonderful for larger families!”
 of 5 bubbles JenniferU452, 15 Feb 2013 | Read review
“You can choose from various cottages, depending on the number of persons in your group.”
 of 5 bubbles EdwinA804, 14 Feb 2013 | Read review
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