- PO Box 777, Jackman, ME 04945, USA
Established in 1902, The Last Resort offers a perfect “get away from it all” vacation, providing an absolute wilderness atmosphere for the adventurous type who desires to be close to nature and away from the hustle and bustle of city and suburban life.
Nestled among our 70 acres of spruce, cedar, pine and birch trees are eight rustic log cabins and four primitive tent sites. They are set on our 1/2 mile shore frontage of Long Pond, a nine mile long lake which is fed by the Moose River on the west and once again becomes the Moose River on the east.
The Last Resort cove is shallow, safe for children, and an excellent attraction for the many moose, deer, otters, ospreys, loons, herons, and bald eagles that can be seen from your cabin porch. If you love the outdoors, this is the place to be.
We hope to see you at The Last Resort, where relaxing, fishing, canoeing, hiking, mountain biking and wildlife photography are some of the activities certain to make your vacation truly memorable.
Check-in Time: 1.00 PM
Check-out Time: 10.00 AM
Camping Season: Memorial Day - Columbus Day
- swimming pool
- lp gas
- modem connection
- sewer hookups
- other swimming
- cable tv
- dump station
- recreation hall
- group area
- phone hookups
If you are coming from out of state, the general rule is to get on Route 95 and stay on it until you get to exit 133 (old exit 36). If you are coming from mid-Vermont or New Hampshire, it is usually best to cross the states on Route 2, picking Rt. 201 up in Skowhegan, ME. Another option for some folks is to come into the U.S. from Canada. From the south: Take I-95 north to exit 133 (Fairfield, old exit 36). Follow Route 201 north through Waterville, Skowhegan, following along the Kennebec River and through the small, quiet mountain towns of Moscow, Bingham, The Forks, etc. to reach the town of Jackman. This trek from exit 133 (old exit 36) will take approximately two hours to the center of Jackman. At Skowhegan, you will be 1.5 hours from Jackman; at Bingham one hour; and you will be one-half hour away when you reach The Forks. Once you have your groceries etc, continue north on 201, (Main Street), going over the bridge at the curve in the road. This is the famous Moose River. Take your next right at Border Trust Bank (Heald Stream Rd). Follow the road over the small bridge and past the cemetery. The road then takes a sharp left turn. Take the next immediate right onto a dirt road (Hastings Rd). This is the last time you'll see pavement. Within one-half mile, you will pass the Jackman transfer station on the right and go through a winding, well-maintained driveway/road. Once past a large house set well back on the left, you will enter the forest where you will bear left and continue on for approximately 5 miles. Along the way you will see a large house on the right about half way in; you will also see some fish signs in the trees to encourage you along. Finally, you will come to a right turn at our "Last Resort Lane" sign and follow the road to the camps.
A 30% deposit is required; phone reservations will be held for 10 days pending receipt of deposit. Visa & MC accepted.
Dogs, well-behaved and on leashes, are allowed. Dog-doo must be taken off of all paths, roads, and trails. If you come during our summer months when we have a no-dog policy for the cabins, your dog must be kept out of the main cabin areas at all times. DOGS ARE NOT ALLOWED DURING SUMMER VACATION WEEKS.
No loud or rowdy behavior tolerated, except by the wildlife! Access to THE LAST RESORT depends on seasonal conditions. From mid-May to mid-October, access can be by passenger car on our 6 mile dirt/gravel road. At other times, a 4wd with chains may be necessary. PLEASE PLAN TO ARRIVE AT LEAST ONE HOUR BEFORE SUNSET AND DO YOUR FOOD SHOPPING BEFORE YOU DRIVE IN. Please bring your own personal shower supplies: soap, shampoo & towels. Many people like to bring a sleeping bag during the cooler months. * Please keep noise to a minimum. We have a "playing field" within a five minute walk if you need to "hoot 'n' holler". Radios/cd players, etc., should be kept at a very low volume - please do not share your music.
* American Plan (all-you-can-eat meals, November only) - $210/person/6 day week, $35/pp/day. * 14' boat with 8-10hp motor rental with gas - $150/wk; $40/day; $25/half-day. A "half-day" is from either sun-up to noon or from 1:00 PM to sun-set. For guaranteed availability, please reserve when reserving cabin. * Canoe or row boat - $60/wk; $15/day; $3/hr; reserve in advance for guaranteed availability. * Privately owned boats (approx 14' with 10 hp motor), canoes & kayaks may be launched at our beach; we do not provide dock space; we encourage larger or faster water-craft to enjoy more appropriate waters. Please do not even think about launching jet skis here. Note: Maine now requires out-of-state boats to have a $20 decal attached; the money goes toward prevention of importation of milfoil. Decals are available at the lodge. * Rates for Maine Guides available upon request (approx. $150/day for 2 people). * Beds, listed above for each cabin, determine the maximum occupancy per cabin.
Deposit will be refunded (less a $20 fee) with a 90 day cancellation notice. No refund for early departure.
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