- Entrance Gate
- Berry Picking (in season)
- Designated Dog Walk Area
- Dump Station
- Escort to your site
- Faxing/Copying Service ($)
- Gift Shop
- Grandma Don’s Kafe ($)
- Groceries ($)
- Hot Tub (no charge)
- Ice Cream Socials (no charge)
- Kayak/Canoe Rentals ($)
- Laundry ($)
- Military Clubs
- Motorcycle Clubs
- Nature Trails
- R & R Room
- RV Clubs & Rallies
- Weekend Newspaper (no charge)
Let Us Create the Memories
What could be better than hot chocolate and s'mores around the kampfire with family and friends? Think about planning an affordable kamping vacation. Our KOA owners and staff are dedicated to making your stay GREAT! Great people make a different! We offer Clean, Safe & Fun! We're the friendliest and largest campground on RT 2 along with being the best quality campground in our area. Hospitality at its Best!
Camping Gift Certificate Available
How do you give the gift of getting away from it all? By giving a Skowhegan/Canaan KOA Gift Certificate you can help family and friends escape to camping! Gift Certificates can be ordered in any denomination. You may purchase them by e-mailing your request to email@example.com or calling our toll free number 1-800-567-7571. Unique gift for a Happy Birthday, Anniversary, Holiday or Just Because!
Directions From Skowhegan Town Center & GPS Coordinates
We are located less then 10 miles from Skowhegan town center on RT 2 east which is named Canaan Road in Skowhegan. We are not the first campground you come to but the second which is on the same side of the road. We are 5 miles from this campground past Lake George, Superette store, motel, school, Duncan Donuts, fire station, post office & town hall. We are located on the right side of the road in Canaan.
Can't miss the Big Yellow KOA Sign!
Best of Maine
Why should you pay the high prices at the seacoast when you can stay near the coastline & mountains located for easy day trips in a clean friendly atmosphere with home hospitality with friendly folks. Explore all that Maine has to offer! Hey by the way you don't have to have a RV or tent to enjoy the outdoors we have cabins and deluxe cabins!
Meet Your Hosts
"We hope you embrace the endless opportunities in Maine."
People are what the business is all about at the Skowhegan KOA. Beth McCann admitted to being a "gabber" when asked what her favorite part of the campground business was. "We love having people here, and we really enjoy being with our campers," said Beth.
In 2002, partners Don Cloutier and Beth McCann invested in their KOA. They had looked at 24 other campgrounds in the New England area, but when they saw the Skowhegan campground, they knew it was the one. "When we drove down the driveway, we both said at the same time, "I love it!" said Beth.
Don and Beth run their campground with the help of Beth's teenage son, Nick, and their work campers. Don has worked extensively with children, and Beth has taken both clown and magic courses, so the two are people connoisseurs. "Sometimes I wear funny socks, shirts, and hats for fun; the kids get a kick out of it," said Beth.
According to Don and Beth, the campground has more and more people returning each year. The Skowhegan KOA is both an overnight campground, as well as a destination park. Visitors stay for as much or as little time as they choose. The country atmosphere is pleasant, and the activities are fun. "We have added theme weekends, hay wagon and trolley rides, and a fire truck. Whether people want to kick back and relax or get into the activities, they can do either," said Beth.
She added that customer service is very important because, "We have been campers longer than we have been campground owners, so we know what its like."
The campground is very family-oriented, and both Don's background and Beth's love for laughing have played a large role in the comfort and relaxation of a camper's stay.