Rent this campground’s lone cottage and get all of Metallak Island to yourself. The 38 wilderness tent sites on Lower Richardson Lake aren’t too shabby either. Mid-May–Labor Day. $5–$55 per night. 62 Kennett Dr., Andover. 207-364-5155.
This campground has 67 sites scattered around the shores of Mooselookmeguntic Lake — some of them are accessible only by canoe.May–September. $20 per night for 1–2 adults, $10 per night for each additional adult, $5 per night for kids, $5 per night for dogs. 377 Stephens Rd., Rangeley. 207-864-2003.
Swans Falls Campground
Choose from 18 rustic sites tucked into a peaceful pine forest on the Saco River. May 26–October 9. $15 per person per night, $25 minimum. 198 Swans Falls Rd., Fryeburg. 207-935-3395.