Directions and Travel Info
From Portland, Maine and points south:
Take Maine Turnpike (I-95) to Exit 75-Auburn. At the end of the exit ramp, make a left hand turn onto Route 4 North and travel about 20 miles through the City of Auburn towards Hartford, Maine. Travel on Route 4 (North Bound) to the intersection of Route 219 (Bear Pond Road). At this intersection, make a left hand turn. You will travel 4.2 miles, pass the Wekeela Service entrance, pass it and make your next right where you will enter the through the Wekeela Main Gate.
From Bethel, Maine and points north:
Take Route 26 South to Bryant Pond and Trap Corner approximately 18 miles. Turn left onto Route 219 towards Hartford and Bear Pond. Go about 16 miles and the camp is on the left. Pass camp “Staff Entrance” and enter at “Main Gate”.
From South Paris, Maine and points west:
Take Route 117 north out of South Paris. Bear right around rotary. Staying on Route 117, turn left over the bridge towards Buckfield. Approximately 10 miles to Buckfield Village. Bear right through town still on Route 117 past Tilton’s Market. Proceed 7/10 of a mile, then cross a bridge and turn left onto East Buckfield Rd. (no sign) Pass the “Buckfield Mall’ on the left. Continue 6 miles until coming to Route 219. Turn left and go 1 mile. Pass Camp “Service Entrance” and enter at “Main Gate.”
From Augusta, Maine and points east:
Take Route 202 west out of Augusta through Manchester and Winthrop post the Sea & Land Restaurant on the right. Travel approximately 5 miles, turn right on to Bog Rd. Follow approximately 4 miles and go over a railroad track. Bear right onto 219 and pass DeCoster Feed Mill on the right. At the stop sign turn left onto Route 219. Continue approximately 4 miles and cross over Route 4. Go about 3.5 miles. Pass camp “Service Entrance” and enter at “Main Gate”.
Where to Stay
The hotels and inns listed below are less than an hour’s drive to camp, with the exception of Portland, Maine. Portland is approximately 1.5 hours away. Auburn, Maine (20 Minutes)
Auburn, ME (20 minutes)
Hilton Garden Inn ***
Ramada Conference Center and Inn **
Econo Lodge *
Maine Motel & Cabins *
Hilton Garden Inn **
Hampton Inn Hotel **
Hilton Garden Inn **
Portland Marriot ***
Sheraton Tara ****