Camden is a seaport town in Knox County, Maine. The state of Maine is well known for its beautiful northern beaches, white sands, and azure sea. The history of the area dates back to the mid 18th century when Maine was settled and colonized. The town of Camden is home to a great historic district and beautiful harbor.
Camden is nicknamed 'the jewel of the coast', and it's easy to see why. Bordered by many other amazing towns and villages, this area attracts visitors all year round. Visit Camden Hills State Park where you can enjoy beautiful views of the harbor and the valley. There are plenty of hiking trails through the forest in the park. An equally great place to hike is the Bald Mountain Preserve, which also offers amazing views of the harbor and several trails.
When it's time to hit the beach, visit Owls Head and Penobscot Bay, which are great spots for water sports and boat rentals. The beaches are very relaxing in Maine, and you can truly recharge and get off the grid.
If you want to find out more about the town's history, head to the High Street Historic District where you'll find period buildings, shops, restaurants, playgrounds, and gardens.
The Camden Harbor area is the best places to stay during your vacation. This area is super close to beaches, restaurants, bars, and much more.
Camden has short, hot summers and the town is best visited in July and August when you can make the most of the surrounding beaches.