The views from this place took me by surprise! We drove to the summit and couldn't believe how great the view was. Definitely worth going here, whether you hike up or drive up.
I've been here before. It is beautiful and sentimental place for me. My friend and I drove up over the Thanksgiving holiday. The nice man at the gate asks you if you are Maine residents. We are. He doesn't check your ID to make sure. We get in for 4 bucks each. The view from the top is spectacular.... a... 更多
As a local, I hike this mountain almost everyday. The views are outstanding at all times of day and the top is fun for all ages. The World War 1 tower is a treat for people to climb, and has been recently been renovated to improve the steps and handrail. The hike itself is fun with a short trek through... 更多
We just came from the White Mountains in New Hampshire and were pretty sure nothing could beat it. Well, we were wrong. Though not as expansive as Mount Washington. The combined scenery of Penobscot Bay and Mount Battie was absolutely beautiful! Worth a look. Benefit: Very easy to get to and an easy climb. If I can do it, so... 更多
We have done the hike up Mt Battie twice, both times early in the morning. Park just by the entrance to Camden Hills State Park. The road is steep but really not hard going up, and a breeze coming down. The rangers are friendly and knowledgeable. If you get a good day, the view from the summit is awesome...Camden Harbor... 更多
This is a great side trip when company visits- on a clear day. Drive to the top, get out, relax, enjoy the panorama of Penobscot Bay. Just take it in, take deep breaths, use binoculars, and enjoy!