Basin Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Located approximately fifteen miles north of Fryeburg, Maine. Campground is in a rustic setting with pond nearby. Gravel campsites are surrounded by trees and mountains. Barrier free restrooms are provided.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Biking
  • Boating
  • Fire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Flush Toilet
  • Hiking Trail
  • Picnic Tables
  • Water Faucets


Peak Season
May 28 2010 -
Oct 11 2010
Peak Season
May 28 2011 -
Oct 11 2011

Alerts and Important Information Transporting firewood onto the WMNF that originates outside of New Hampshire and Maine is PROHIBITED. Our forests are threatened by nonnative insects that can kill large numbers of trees. The emerald ash borer, Asian long horned beetle and Sirex woodwasp are wood-infesting species that can be transported long distances in firewood. Once transported into new areas, these insects can become established and kill local trees. HOW YOU CAN HELP: Leave firewood at home-do not transport it to cabins or campgrounds. Use firewood from local sources. Reservations must be made at least 7 days in advance. This campground requires a 2 day minimum stay on weekends and a 3 day minimum stay on holiday weekends. Must bring voucher to campground, post confirmation number and requested information on fee envelope. No switching sites upon arrival. No dumpstation. No showers. Maximum of two vehicles per site. Pets must be leashed. Quiet hours 10PM-6AM. Maximum 2 vechicles per site. All campers MUST place proof of their reservation in the fee envelope when they check in. * Confirmation letter or Reservation number *

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 18 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Basin
Campground Phone: 603-447-5448
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777

Berlin, NH

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More About Basin Campground

Basin is a campground located in Berlin, New Hampshire. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -71.02278 latitude, and -71.02278 longitude into your GPS device.

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