Type:Maine Camp Bed Rooms: 9+ Lot Size: Approx. 6 acre Year Built: 1947 Fireplaces: no Views: Maine Lake Views Waterfront: Fresh Water Contact: Bob Lorigan Phone: 207 538 8280 View more properties from this person.
Maine Sporting Camp For Sale. Rideout's Lodge & Cabins, a sportsman's paradise and grand Maine tradition. The property includes a new beautiful year-round log home.
Established in the 1940s, this well known lakeside Maine sporting lodge is know nationally as a premier fishing and vacation destination. The property includes a classic main lodge building and 14 rental cabins. The authentic main lodge building is filled with classic lodge furnishings and historic decor. The cabins are fully modern with a campy, cozy feel. A comfortable owners (or managers) suite is located above the main lodge for easy access by management. A beautiful new cedar log home has been built for the owners.
Located on one of the largest, most pristine and yet most accessible lakes in Maine, fishing is exceptional for both smallmouth bass and the prime New England cold water species: landlocked salmon, lake trout and brook trout. Strong three season bookings (spring, summer, and fall) are possible because of both excellent fishing and excellent recreational opportunities. Bookings during the summer are often at 100% with families and summer vacationers. Customers can choose either a cabin with a complete kitchen (10 to choose from) to cook their own meals, or a cabin with a food and services package (called the American plan).
An on-site, fully functional and fully equipped restaurant is operational all season. The large lakeside dining room seats up to 70 and is also suitable for corporate training, public banqueting, and special occasions. The restaurant is known far and wide for it’s outstanding home cooked meals and desserts and it’s lakeside waterfront seating attracts visitors from miles away.
Featured in several national magazines, this classic Maine sporting camp is a long time member of the renowned Maine Sporting Camp Association. It is a “turn-key” operation in top shape and will require absolutely nothing major from a maintenance and operational perspective for new owners/managers to assume operation. Professionally installed docking, 13 quality boats and motors, 16 canoes and kayaks, shops, tools, and equipment too numerous to list here, are included in the sale. Updated mailing lists, current contacts, a world class web site http://www.rideouts.com , documented operational procedures and many other extras are also included.
The lodge boasts a long standing reputation as one of Maine’s most well known sporting and recreational facilities. With decades of history in the recreational business, the lodge is truly a “going concern” and will continue to be so for many years. Many customers have returned to the lodge annually over the past 20 to 30 years, and there is a very large and still growing customer base.
Learn how you can “get away from it all”, make a very respectable income, change your life for the better, and leave the traffic and cities behind. Come experience “Maine, The Way Life Should Be”!