Riverside Camping in The Forks, Maine

Cabin tents, tent and RV sites within walking distance to the brewery, swimming pool, hot tub and main lodge. The campground has direct access to The Forks Area Scenic Trail and ATV trails.

Maine Camping Along the Kennebec River

Choose the Option That Fits You and Your Group

Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort is at the hub of Maine’s best whitewater rivers and trail systems for hiking, snowmobiling, and ATVs. Launch your rafting or adventure vacation in western Maine’s extraordinary wilderness playground with the perfect campsite and resort amenities. No need to rough it without style: spacious, clean, modern restrooms and hot showers. And the main lodge with all its amenities is just across the road: a full-service restaurant, Kennebec River Brewery, hot tub, swimming pool, game room and live music! What’s not to love?

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Cabin Tents

All the Camping Benefits with None of the Cons!

Economical yet comfortable wilderness accommodations without the usual hassles associated with camping. These cabin tents have twin-sized wooden bed frames with vinyl mattresses, just bring your gear, a sleeping bag and a pillow!


  • Large, bright, airy tents
  • Wooden floor
  • Screen door
  • Electric light
  • Single beds with foam mattresses
  • Picnic table
  • Fire ring
  • Modern restrooms and hot showers

*Please no pets

Tent & RV Sites

Well-kept, wooded tent and RV sites, all served by spacious, clean, modern restrooms and showers. Individual and group sites are available. Perfect for budget rafting vacations.

Tent & RV Site Features

  • Fire ring
  • Picnic table
  • Modern restrooms with hot showers
  • RV sites available with 30 amp electric hookup – they DO NOT have water hook-ups or a dumping station


This lodging is at Northern Outdoors Adventure Resort in The Forks, ME. Kennebec & Dead River rafting, ATV trips, guided fishing trips, hunting trips and snowmobiling trips all happen here. The Kennebec River Brewery, lodge, swimming pool and all adventure resort amenities are also at this location. Our other Maine camping location is at our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp (next to Baxter State Park near Millinocket, Maine.)

The Forks Maine rafting adventure resort map - Northern Outdoors


A bunch of “old” folks at the brink of turning forty wanted a weekend of fun, fresh air and excitement, away from kiddos, work and home chores. We were absolutely thrilled that we achieved that and more when we came for a weekend of camping and rafting!

Julie P.
North Yarmouth, ME

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More Lodging

Northern Outdoors has a wide variety of lodging options — from cabins to camping — in two locations: our Adventure Resort in The Forks, Maine (home of the Kennebec River Brewery,) and our Katahdin Adventure Base Camp next to Baxter State Park, on the Penobscot River.