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Rangeley Lake Campground

One of the great things about being outdoors is having the unlimited space that you usually can't find in cities, which is why RV campgrounds with spacious sites are fantastic, giving you a place where you can stretch out and relax. Rangeley Lake Campground features sites that are roomy with space to spare. Better yet, the sites are all close to the lakeshore allowing you an unobstructed view of Saddleback Mountain.The RV park has a picnic area and playground, plus a boat ramp enabling you to enjoy canoeing or kayaking, boating, and fishing on the lake (licenses may be required, so you should ask when making your reservation). It is a popular campground, so making reservations is wise; Rangeley is open for camping from early May to early October, but dates may be affected by local weather.While you're here, you'll be able to enjoy swimming and hiking in the area, plus nature and wildlife observation (the park management asks that you observe the wildlife from a distance, and also stay on the groomed paths to protect the plants and ecosystems from being damaged). If you need supplies or a change of pace, the town of Kingfield is a short drive away; you'll find a library where you can while the time away if the weather decides not to cooperate, as well as banks and grocery stores, gas stations, and sporting equipment rentals.



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Camping with an RV

Camping with an RV

Have you ever wanted to sleep at the foot of a mountain or wake up to the sound of the ocean’s waves gently crashing on the shore? When on a road trip, do you like to stop at every weird and wonderful roadside attraction? Do you ever just want to take a break from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get out into the great outdoors? Then renting an RV is definitely for you.

Camping in an RV allows you to adventure on your terms. Whether you’re looking to bond over an open fire with family and friends or you just want to get away for a while, there’s no better way to do it than from behind the wheel of an RV.

How Outdoorsy Works

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Choose your location, dates, and send the owner a request to book.

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Delivery or Pickup

Arrange a pick up time with the owner or have it delivered to your driveway or destination.

Let us help

Most owners have the option to deliver and set up the RV right to your destination.

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Adventure awaits!

Enjoy the freedom of the open road nd the assurance of 24/7 roadside assistance.

After your trip, return the RV to the owner on the same condition you recieved it.

The Great Outdoors

Book an RV in Franklin County and consider making your first stop the Bigelow Preserve, which is spread from Flagstaff Lake to West Peak and includes a variety of ecosystems, such as beech-birch-maple and spruce-fir forests, shrub marshes, raised bogs, ridges, and cliffs. This complex balance of ecosystems makes for some amazing nature observation as you hike the tens of miles of trails or kayak or canoe the open waters. The preserve hosts numerous rare plant species including varieties of grasses, flowers, and ferns; there are resident wildlife within the preserve, but none are known to be rare or endangered.Mt. Blue State Park is near the town of Weld and is open to the public year-round during daylight hours, although specific opening and closing times may vary with the seasons (you should check ahead to find out what these hours are). It's a popular destination, and in the summer, you can come here to go hiking and mountain biking, swimming and fishing, and picnicking. In the winter, it provides opportunities for cross-country skiing and snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and ice skating.Mahoosuc Public Reserve Land is a multi-use preserve that provides timber resources (which help offset the cost of managing the land), habitat for rare plants and wildlife, and recreational opportunities for the public. If you decide to come hiking here, there are short scenic routes you can take that lead to gorges and waterfalls; the backcountry area is rugged and challenging for those who are up to it, and the backcountry trails lead to summit peaks with spectacular views (the backcountry is a part of the Appalachian Trail). The park has a scenic byway with several spots where you can pull over to appreciate the sights. Bring your RV rental with you, and you can combine a relaxing tour of the area with comfortable chairs and a hot meal.

Exploring The Area

While camping at Rangeley Lake Campground, there are quite a few attractions to check out around the area. There's a good deal of history in Phillips and it's reflected in the city's historical museum, antique stores, and Daggett Rock, a glacial deposit that is thousands of years old, about the size of a small house or building, and split down the middle (you can walk between the sections). You'll need to take a short hike to get to it; make sure you have good footwear and bug spray so you can picnic while you're there. A second museum focuses on trains and has several outdoor exhibits, one of them an operational steam engine which you can ride. The city's restaurant scene is small but sufficient, with several diners and a pizzeria in or near the city and at your disposal. One of the diners is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner; you can eat in or ask for takeout. The food isn't fancy but is well cooked and comes in large portions.New Sharon is also a good place to stop for a bite to eat. One of the venues is a Mexican restaurant that prepares meals to order using local ingredients and has vegetarian options on its menu. Portions are large, and the prices are reasonable; all of their salsas are homemade, and there are several to choose from.Spacious settings and an open sky are how every RV camping vacation should begin, followed by adventure and entertainment; this is what you can expect to find when you park your Rangeley motorhome rental at Rangeley Lake Campground.


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Drivers should be comfortable driving bus-sized vehicles and dealing with parking limitations. Great for delivery.

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Questions about RVs?

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What type of RV should I choose?

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Start by determining how many people are planning to travel with you. Going on a solo-journey? Choose a camper van or a teardrop trailer. Bringing the whole family along for the ride? Consider a spacious Class A or five-wheel.

You’ll also want to consider amenities. For example, if you’re planning to cook on the road, you’ll want a kitchenette. If your campground doesn’t have public restrooms, you’ll want to search RVs with bathrooms. Check out full descriptions of our models to help you decide here.


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Do the RVs have bathrooms?

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Yes. Class A’s, Class B’s, and Class C’s and five-Wheels typically have bathrooms. Depending on where you plan on camping, you’ll want to double-check the availability of restrooms if selecting a rig without a bathroom. Nervous about renting an RV with a bathroom? Owners can help show you how to clean the tank or will offer to do it for you for a fee.


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How does check-in work?

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Once an Owner approves your RV reservation, you can coordinate a time to pick up your rig or have it delivered to your doorstep or campsite. At that point, the owner will do a key exchange with you and walk you through the RV and answer any questions you might have.