• Whitetail Deer

    True Maine wilderness hunting...not for momma’s boys!

  • Ruffed Grouse Hunting

    Maine vs. Minnesota for top grouse hunting

  • Maine Black Bear

    Known as the “Ghost of the Woods” for a reason

  • Fish for Natives

    Maine Wild Brook Trout and Landlock Salmon breed here

Fishing Johnie Muriel

Unspoiled Waters

We offer a variety of fishing on rivers, lakes, ponds and streams. Fly, Spin, or Ice Fish for trout, Landlock salmon, bass or togue. Fish the Penobscot River from camp, canoe or hike to remote waters.
Bear Hunts 4

Our Bears

Maine Bear season 2015 available now! Thanks to the voters, we continue to bear hunt the traditional Maine way. Book your Maine bear hunt today.
snowmobiling

On the ITS 85

Over 3,000 miles of uncrowded groomed snowmobile trails are waiting for you in our pristine wilderness setting. See moose, deer and coyote as you ride our trails. Book your cabins early.
Canoe 8

On the River

Come and experience the canoe or kayak trip of a lifetime in the very heart of the North Maine Woods. Bowlin Camps is on the East Branch of the Penobscot River.

 

 

Welcome to Bowlin Camps Lodge

Remotely situated on the East Branch of the Penobscot River serving hunters and outdoors enthusiasts since 1895.

We are a full service sporting camp open year round located in Township 5, Range 8 Maine in the last piece of real wilderness left in the lower 48 states. Adjacent to thousands of acres of protected lands, we offer a true wilderness experience without sacrificing comfort. Our Registered Maine Guides and staff work hard to ensure you have an enjoyable, safe stay in the “Big Woods of Maine.”

 

 


We Offer:
  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Canoe/Kayaking
  • Shuttle Service
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Moose Watches
  • Bigfoot Hunts
  • Wildlife Tours
  • Float Plane Tours
  • Snowmobiling
  • Cross Country Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Ice Fishing
  • Moose Antler Shed Hunting
  • 3D Archery

Maine, the way life ought to be...