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East Gosling Group Campsite

At the north end of East Gosling, there is a campsite for large groups (groups up to 15) that is only available by reservation with MCHT.

Be forewarned that if you camp in this site without reserving it, you may find yourself evicted by a group with reservations! Reservations are for the campsite only, the island, beaches, and trails remain open to the pubic for day visitors. Check availability and book below.


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Availability and Booking

The East Gosling group campsite is available for 1- or 2-night bookings during the season. Check-in is 2 p.m. Check-out is 10 a.m.

Click "Availability" (below) to find available dates and book.

East Goslings Group Campsite Details

This group campsite (for up to 15 people, 2-night maximum) is located at the northern end of East Gosling. You can access it either from the little beach on the western shore, or the shallow cove on the northern shore.

There are a few picnic tables and a tent platform which you are welcome to use.

The mooring field to the north of the Goslings sandbar provides a good, shallow, muddy bottom place to anchor. All moorings are private.

Fires are allowed but please kindle them below the high tide line and break up any fire rings before departing. Burn permits can be secured at Restroom facilities are not available on the Goslings, please plan to carry out and leave no trace.

Learn more about The Goslings preserve here.

Overnight Parking

If you plan to park overnight at the Mere Point Boat Launch you need to contact the Brunswick Department of Marine Resources and the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife to acquire permission to park. Overnight parking is not allowed in this lot without permission and space is limited so please reserve a spot as early as possible (preferably at least a week in advance). Please contact the Brunswick Harbor Master, Dan Sylvain, by email () or phone (207-721-4336) and Diano Circo at to gain permission to park overnight.