Don't want to pay to pitch a tent? Here are places where it's free to set up camp.

If you look at a Maine atlas, it's clear to see there are tons of places to camp in Maine, but most require a fee. Here are six places to camp out this summer without emptying your pockets.

1. Chain of Ponds- Eustis

2. Hay Brook- Brownville

3. Jewett Cove- Greenville

4. Machais River Corridor- Machais

5. Peabody Mountain- Bethel

6. Scoodic Beach- Sullivan

A reminder many of these sites are first-come, first-served and have limited spots, with no reservations taken. Remember to follow the "leave no trace" rule and try to keep these spots beautiful and free for years to come.

Here is more information on free camping in Maine. Where is your favorite place to camp for free?