One Big Sustainable Island

VACATIONS

We make enjoying the scenic Maine outdoors easy and convenient.

Every vacation option at 1BSI includes:

  • Secure parking
  • Transport of gear & guests to the island
  • A canoe or two kayaks with life jackets
  • Firewood
  • Fishing poles & gear
  • Drinking water

Check in at the 1BSI boat launch is at 2pm, Check out is 11am. Call ahead for alternatives: 207.752.1190

Just bring your favorite food and drink, and we'll supply the rest for your island adventure. Here's a detailed list of what folks typically bring for themselves:

  • Food (Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Snacks, Beverages)
  • Cooler / Ice (Block ice lasts longer)
  • Biodegradable soap
  • Headlamp or Flashlight (We are off the grid.)
  • Extra batteries for your Phone, etc. (We are off the grid.)
  • Sun protection
  • Insect repellent
  • Warm clothes (fleece or wool layers are recommended)
  • Socks or slippers for inside (shoes left outside please)
  • Water shoes
  • Rain Gear

Family on the pontoon boat.
Fishing on the south end.
Hammock on the south end.

Coming Soon! Spring 2017 — Luxury Canopy Bedroom Tent

Bell TentSleep with the trees in comfort in our 16 foot round bell tent - furnished with a comfy queen size bed and amenities.

This private site includes:

  • Water overlook
  • Elevated platform
  • Bed linens
  • Fire pit seating, cooking grill and firewood

 

  • Gas grill
  • Cooking utensils
  • Hammock
  • Sleeps two comfortably, and four cozily

Rates: $150/night for two guests, two-night minimum, $25 per person per night additional guests

Coming Soon! Spring 2017 — Canopy Tree Dome

Sleep comfortably with the trees in our 17 ft Geodesic Dome - furnished with a comfy queen size bed and amenities.

This private site includes:

  • Water overlook
  • Elevated platform
  • Bed linens
  • Fire pit seating, cooking grill and firewood

 

  • Cooking utensils
  • Hammock
  • Sleeps two comfortably, and four cozily

Rates: $150/night for two guests, two-night minimum, $25 per person per night additional guests

Pets:

There's nothing better than giving your dog the freedom of an island vacation. 1BSI is dog friendly. $20 a night, $25 for two per night.

Shadow at a stump.
Shadow by the water.