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Campsite sharing service expands into Maine

(June 12, 2018) -- Tentrr has built about 30 campsites in Maine since last summer. The company rents out semi-permanent tents on private land using a model that's similar to Airbnb. The company started in upstate New York in 2015.

PRESQUE ISLAND, Maine — A New York-based campsite sharing company is expanding into Maine.

Tentrr has built about 30 campsites in Maine since last summer. The company rents out semi-permanent tents on private land using a model that’s similar to Airbnb. The company started in upstate New York in 2015.

Property owners pay a fee to join and receive 80 percent of bookings for use of their land. The sites run about $110 per night. Property owners can earn more by offering additional rental services for activities like kayaking and mountain biking.

Read the full story from WAGM TV.

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About Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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