Spencer Pond Camps- The Skip-Wiley (aka Sowagan)

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  • 1 bedrooms
  • 1 bathrooms
  • Sleeps 2
  • Cabin

Sowagan means "Eagle Nest" in Abenaki language.All of our cabins offer rustic remote accomodations, off grid with no electricity. Plumbing is "out back" and relaxation is everywhere. Return to the days of Little House in the Big Woods in this one room cabin. Two twin beds (or one king). Sits up from the shore on the edge of the woods. This cabin has an excellent porch from which to bird watch or sit and watch the many snowshoe hares that frequent the campground. If you listen quietly you may even hear the peaceful chirping of the mother Ruffed Grouse who has made her home in the woods behind the cabin. In autumn, don't be surprised if the so...Read more


Spencer Pond Camps- The Skip-Wiley (aka Sowagan)
Greenville, Maine

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Additional Location Information

Spencer Pond Camps are the only cabins on the Pond and we are fourteen miles from our closest neighbors. That won't help you find us but it gives you some idea of how the Camps are remote and a long distance from towns and traffic. More specifically, we are located 34 miles north of Greenville in the heart of the Maine Highlands region, known for its history and natural beauty. The many lakes, rivers and streams around us offer fishing, canoeing, kayaking, and white water rafting. The numerous mountains are a hiker's paradise. The Moosehead region has the largest population of moose in the State, and the Camps are on a newly developed birding trail.
Hidden deep in the woods and nestled at the foot of Little Spencer Mountain. Spencer Pond is classified by the State as a highly valued, protected body of water due to its scenic mountain views, wildlife, remoteness and undeveloped shoreline. The Pond affords visitors an undisturbed setting to view and photograph wildlife and water birds. Jet Skis are banned and outboard motors over 10 hp are discouraged.

Our Camps are located in East Middlesex Township, bordered by Maine Public Lands, private conservation lands and an ecological reserve. By road, the Camps are an hour's drive from Greenville, the last 12 miles of travel on well-maintained gravel roads. We have signs posted at each intersection and will send a map with specific directions when you make a reservation. By float-plane, the trip from Greenville to Spencer Pond takes only 15 minutes. Come discover the magic for yourself.

More About This Location

Away from it all, Mountain nearby, Waterfront


Last updated on September 07, 2013
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Rental fees

  • Tax rate | 7% of rent

Additional notes from the owner

$55 per person per night. Children 12 and under stay free, Children 13-18 $25 per night. Dogs $10 per night, please see our website for additional details and special offers.


  • 24 Hour On Call Maintenance
  • Linens Provided
  • Firewood Provided
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Wood Stove
  • Towels Provided
  • Local Guides/Maps
Property Features
  • Ocean or water views
  • Waterfront
  • Parking
  • Private Beach
  • Mountain Views
  • Refrigerator
  • Oven
  • Freezer
  • Stove or Oven
  • Charcoal Grill
  • Toaster
  • Children's Toys
  • Games
  • Books
  • Patio
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Porch
  • Garden
  • Dock/Boat-slip
Onsite Equipment
  • Motor Boat
  • Canoe
  • Kayak
  • Beach Chairs
  • Row Boat
  • Swing set or jungle gym
  • Sail Boat
  • Beach Towels
  • Parking space
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Full range
  • Full fridge
  • outboard motor and aluminum skiff
  • Deck
  • screened porches
  • Canoe
  • Beach
  • woodstoves
  • hiking trails
  • kayak
  • rocking chairs
  • Bicycles
  • Pet friendly - yes
  • Smoking allowed - yes
  • Suitable for children - yes
  • Suitable for the elderly - yes
  • Wheelchair accessible - ask

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