Beautiful Worthley Pond in Peru, Maine
Rules and Regulations
Honey Run Beach and Campground, the Owners or Management, assume NO responsibility for the use
of the grounds or facilities. Use is entirely at the user's risk. Users also assume full
responsibility for injury or illness occurring to them or to family members or guests.
Honey Run Beach and Campground, the Owners or Management, assume NO responsibility for lost,
stolen or damaged property while on the grounds or facilities. Management reserves the right
to evict any and all violators of these Rules and Regulations without refunds and to remove
persons or animals which are considered detrimental to the health, safety and welfare of
Management or others using the campground or facilities. By making a reservation and/or
registering at Honey Run Beach and Campground, whether the occupancy shall be on a
transient or seasonal basis, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to abide by these
rules and regulations. It is further agreed that any breach by the Camper or the camper's
guests of these rules and regulations shall constitute grounds for immediate eviction from
the Campground with no refund of fees. These rules may be amended from time to time in any
reasonable fashion and such amendments shall become effective three (3) days after notice of change.
ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES: Please consume alcohol in moderation. Drunkenness, loud or
disorderly behavior will not be tolerated. No one under 21 years of age will be allowed
to possess or consume alcohol in the campground. No glass containers of any kind will be
allowed in the beach area.
APPEARANCE: The overall neat appearance and natural serene beauty is what all campers
enjoy most, so please do your part in maintaining your site in this manner. To assist in
keeping a neat and clean appearance, please refrain from bringing in non-camping items.
One gas grill is allowed. It must come equipped with a grease catcher attached to it.
Management has sole discretion on "appearance".
BICYCLES: All bicycles and non-motorized wheeled modes of transportation must be
back at your site by dusk. Please have your children adhere to proper bike safety.
Bicycles must be parked in the designated areas. No bicycles allowed in any building or
any posted areas. Maine law requires that all children under the age of 16 years must wear
safety equipment to include a helmet. Please take all actions necessary to minimize the
potential for injury and make your camping experience as safe as possible.
BOATS / TRAILERS: No boats are to be moored in the designated swim area.
Boats / Trailers are not allowed on campsites. Please make other parking arrangements.
Inquire at the Office.
BUG LIGHTS / BUG ZAPPERS: Electric bug lights / bug zappers must be turned off during quiet hours.
CAMPERS / PARENTS: Campers / Parents are responsible for the safety and behavior of
their children, friends of their children and their guests at all times. Our goal is to
make your camping experience safe, relaxing and a great deal of fun. We look for your
co-operation to attain that goal. Children under 18 cannot be left to occupy the campsite
at anytime without adult supervision. Children must be supervised at all times.
CAMPFIRES: All fires are to be contained within the fire ring. We reserve the right
to monitor and control the size of all campfires. Fire rings are not to be moved without
prior approval from the management. All fires must be extinguished by midnight. No fires
shall be left unattended. There will be no fires between midnight and 7 a.m. Dumping of
charcoal or ashes in the woods is strictly prohibited. Please make arrangements with
management for removal.
CAR ALARMS: Repeated operation of car / truck alarms shall be grounds to require
disconnection of the alarm.
CHECK-IN: Check-in time, for all campers, is no earlier than 1:00 p.m. Check-in time
for overnight guest is no earlier than 5 p.m. Check-in prior to the scheduled time may
require the payment of an additional fee.
CHECK-OUT: Check-out time, for all campers, is no later than 12:00 Noon.
Sites must be vacant and clean. Check-out time for an all day visitor is 8 p.m.
Check-out later than the scheduled time may require the payment of an additional fee.
CIGARETTES / TOBACCO: Please do not throw or deposit cigarette or cigar butts on the
grounds or the beach. The discarding of cigarette butts can be done in a neat & safe manner
either by burning them or putting them in the proper receptacle containers.
Cigarette / cigar butts left on the ground are not healthy for children or animals.
No chewing tobacco or snuff shall be used if such use involves spitting on the ground.
Please NO smoking in ANY building or gatherings where children are present.
FIREARMS / DRUGS: The use, display and possession of firearms, air guns, paint ball
guns, fireworks, explosives, weapons and illegal drugs or substances is strictly prohibited.
Violation of this rule will result in immediate eviction and removal of your personal
effects and we will notify the authorities. The tossing, throwing, etc. of rocks, stones
or other objects is prohibited.
FIREWOOD: Firewood is sold at the store. No cutting of firewood is permitted in the
campground or abutting properties. All firewood brought into the campground must be removed
prior to checkout. Firewood, kindling and paper must be stored a minimum of 10' from the
campground fire ring. Only one week's worth of firewood will be stored at any given time.
If you would like to cut firewood or store additional firewood, please see the management.
GOLF CARTS: Golf carts are not allowed.
GRAY WATER: State law prohibits the discharge of gray water or black water (sewer)
onto the ground. The camper agrees that he / she shall not cause or allow black water or
gray water to be emptied onto the ground. Sink water or dishwater must be emptied into the dump station.
INDEMNITY: The use of any equipment or facilities of the campground by any person is
at that person's risk and the registered Camper agrees to indemnify and name the campground
owners harmless from any loss, cost, or damage incurred by it as a result of the activities
of the registered camper, family members, invitees and guests.
MOTORCYCLES: Motorcycles, motorbikes, motor scooters or any sound producing registered
vehicles used for transportation shall be used only to enter and leave the campground.
PARTIES: Family gatherings are fun! We encourage family gatherings; however,
they must be maintained at a level that is not disturbing to the neighboring sites.
A gathering of 10 people or more must register at the office to discuss your plans.
The pavilion is available for a nominal fee to those who reserve the dates. Assistance with
the facilities or planning can be discussed at the Office.
PAYMENTS: Payments are to be paid in advance and refunds cannot be given.
Any balance is due upon arrival. For seasonal campers, all fees are due and payable by
May 15th, after this date, there is a possible denial of the site.
PERSONAL PROPERTY: All personal property shall be brought into the campground at the
Registered Camper's risk and the campground management shall bear no responsibility for the
damage, loss or theft of such property. All campers assume the responsibility of maintaining
proper insurance on their camper & personal property. We are not responsible for any damage
to any camper or personal property for any reason including an act of God, accident, fire
PETS: Pets are welcome but are required to be leashed and supervised at all times.
All pet litter must be picked up immediately. No pets are allowed in the beach area, store
area or playground area or to roam around freely at ANY time. Pets are not to be left
unattended anytime. Barking dogs will not be tolerated. Upon complaint of noise, one warning
will be issued. In the event such barking continues, the Registered Camper shall either
remove the pet from the campground or shall leave the campground immediately. Animals
demonstrating any aggressive behavior to persons or other pets will not be given a warning
and owners will remove the animal from the campground immediately. If not so removed, the
registered camper shall leave the campground with no refund of payment for site rental.
We sincerely want everyone to enjoy his or her camping experience, pet owners and non-pet
owners alike. Visitors / guests may not bring pets to the campground.
QUIET HOURS: Quiet hours are from 11:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. The quality of rest and
relaxation is important to all campers so please refrain from loud noises and disturbances
during this period. The volume level for all stereos, radios, TV, instruments or other
noise-making devices must be at a minimum during this time. Please lower voices after 10 pm.
During Quiet Hours, remember, your voice carries. Any conversations, joke telling, story
telling, laughter etc. shall be kept to a low volume to not bother other campers.
During non-quiet hours the Registered Camper or guest shall not operate any radio, stereo,
TV, instruments or other noise-making device at such an unreasonable volume level so as to
be a disturbance to any other campers.
RESTROOMS / SHOWERS: To avoid accidents or injury in these areas, it is requested
that an adult accompany children under 6 years of age to all restrooms / showers.
SALE OF TRAILERS: Management must be notified prior to displaying any signs or
advertisement for the sale of a trailer. We will assist you by displaying the information,
picture and site number you provide us. Prospective buyers must be informed that the sale
of the trailer is separate from the site. Management determines the future use of the site.
Sites cannot be subleased.
SEASON: The summer camping season begins Memorial Day weekend and ends Labor Day.
Anyone on the grounds at any other time is TRESSPASSING.
SEWER HOOKUPS: Most of the sites have sewer hookups. Instructions for proper use
are available at the office. All campers shall use toilet paper designed for use in
recreational vehicles. Paper clogs can be avoided. Allow your tanks to fill up to ¾ full
before opening the gate valve to purge the tanks. Gate valves must not be left open on the
black water tank until you are ready for purging. For more information or assistance please
contact the office.
SPEED LIMIT: There is a maximum speed of 5 miles per hour throughout the campground,
including all vehicles, bicycles, motorcycles, mopeds, scooters, or any other wheeled
method of transportation. Safety is our #1 concern.
SWIMMING - NO LIFE GUARD ON DUTY: Beach hours are 9:00 a.m. to dusk. All swimming is
at your own risk. Please provide your own life jackets. Swimming is not permitted during
thunderstorms. No children under 14 years old shall be allowed to use the beach unless
accompanied by a parent or guardian. Beach parties are not allowed unless arrangements
have been made at the office. NO nude swimming by anyone at any age. Toddlers in diapers
must use swim pants in the pond. Diapers are not allowed in the beach area. Glass bottles,
glass cups or any glass containers or dishes are strictly prohibited on the beach.
See also the provisions above under ALCOHOL.
TIKI TORCHES: For safety purposes, no tiki bug torches permitted.
TRASH: Trash pickup will be daily between 8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. Trash receptacles
are located throughout campground. If trash can is full place plastic trash bag along side
container. Place trash in sturdy plastic bags, tied securely. Trash pickup is for
household - campsite trash only. Large items, personal items, appliances, grills, tanks
and the like are not allowed.
TREES: Please do not cut, trim, strip, nail or damage trees or vegetation in any way.
VEHICLE: Registered vehicles only. Limit two vehicles allowed per campsite. Additional
vehicles must be left in the visitor's parking lot. Washing of motor homes or other vehicles
is prohibited. No changing of fluid such as oil, gas or antifreeze shall be allowed.
No repairs shall be made to vehicles except emergency repairs. Do not park on other campsites.
VISITOR / GUEST: Any person or persons who is not named on the initial registration
form as a "Registered Camper", and who has entered the campground is considered a visitor.
Registered Campers who have visitors that are not registered will be charged the visitor's
fee for their guest according to the scheduled rates. Failure to register Visitors and /
or guest will result in a $10.00 penalty fee in addition to the regular fee. There will be
no more than 8 people registered to one site at any given time, either on a transient basis
or seasonal basis. All day visitors must checkout and leave the campground by 8 p.m. unless
registered as an overnight guest and have paid the applicable fee. Overnight visitors may
check in after 5 p.m. and must check out at the office and leave the campground by 11:00 a.m.
or an additional fee may be applied. State Law requires us to know who is in the campground
and on the premises at all times.
A seasonal camper is a camper who has paid for the use of the campsite for the entire season.
Seasonal campers agree to all the Rules and Regulations set forth herein. Seasonal campers also
agree to these additional rules as follows:
CAMPER WASH: You may wash your camper once in the spring and once in the fall
before closing up for the season.
DECKS / PLATFORMS: Owners reserve the right to inspect and approve deck design &
quality for safety purposes. Decks shall not extend beyond the length of the camper nor
more than 10 feet from the face of the camper. Tent platforms only are allowed provided
they do not exceed 12 feet by 12 feet square. All platforms and decks require management
approval. All construction must be completed by Memorial Day. Any construction after
Memorial Day must be approved and scheduled with campground owners.
ELECTRICITY: All seasonal sites have electric meters. Refrigerators, electric heaters,
air conditioners, party lights, etc. all use electricity. We suggest keeping use of these
high-energy consumption units to a minimum. The policy is as follows: Seasonal Campers will
be charged a monthly fee according to usage multiplied by the rate charged by utility
supplier. All accounts shall be paid in full by the 10th of each month. A late fee of
$10.00 will be assessed to those accounts not paid in full by the 15th.
GRASS: Seasonal campers are responsible for cutting the grass at their sites.
All grass clippings must be picked up and deposited in the dumpster.
PARTY LIGHTS: Party lights shall be limited to 3 sets of 7 lights.
PERSONAL PROPERTY TAX: Seasonal Campers are responsible to the Town of Peru for a
Personal Property Tax assessed by the Town.
SCREEN ROOMS: Screen rooms must be approved by Management.
SEASON: The seasonal camping season begins Memorial Day weekend and ends Labor Day
weekend. Anyone on the grounds at any other time is TRESSPASSING. Under no circumstances
is anyone allowed to stay in their campers out of season. If snow removal from the roof is
an issue, call to make us aware of when you plan to be there.
SHEDS: Management must approve Storage Sheds prior to construction. Max. 42sf.
SPRING CLEANUP: Spring cleanup must be done between May 15th and Memorial Day.
Bagged leaves will be picked up roadside in front of your site.
TREES / FLOWERS: We encourage campers to beautify their sites by planting flowers or plants. The cutting or pruning of any tree is forbidden. Nails are prohibited from nailing in trees. Please use rope or bungee cords. Seasonal sites are to be mowed and grass clippings are to be disposed of in dumpster.
East Shore Road - Peru, Maine 04290