Hipcamp host Guido F.
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This site is tucked into the side of a hill, protected from the Westerly winds. It is nestled within and around a wild plum tree. Enjoy expansive views of the Estero San Antonio and all of the wildlife it attracts. The walk to the bathroom is a short trip down the hill.  The walk to the camp site is 400 ft up a mowed trail. There is space for two small tents or one large (4

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This site is tucked into the side of a hill, protected from the Westerly winds. It is nestled within and around a wild plum tree. Enjoy expansive views of the Estero San Antonio and all of the wildlife it attracts. The walk to the bathroom is a short trip down the hill.  The walk to the camp site is 400 ft up a mowed trail. There is space for two small tents or one large (4 person) tent. Enjoy the peace and quiet of this land and the singing of the birds in the nearby trees. There is parking for one car only.

You will have access to our pastures for picnics, leisurely walks, at your choosing. When you check in we will give you directions to a few special places on the ranch. A liability waiver will be needed to be signed.

We try to leave the land better off than we found it and hope that you will share the same respect for the pristine beauty of this place. We are 5 minutes away from the quaint town of Tomales and 10 minutes from Dillon Beach and it's incredible beach . Bring your own kayak or canoe and paddle to the ocean down the Estero San Antonio!

Campsite area
Bring your own
1 site
Up to 4 guests per site
Walk to listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Amenities
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Guido a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Hiking
Paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Quail Nest in California.

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Wetlands
Farm
Ranch

The vibe at Quail Nest

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Hipcamper Christian
Christian B.
recommends this listing.
June 27th, 2020

Great little spot. Three sites along the San Antonio Estero. Farm has eggs, vegetables and lamb available upon arrival and during stay. Very remote spot. One of the three spots is along the Estero and two have fire rings, Quail Neat is not one of them unfortunately. Site is nicely private among a stand of trees at the end of a short walk but lots of cow traffic in the wetter seasons has made the ground a bit lumpy. Bring your thick insulated mattress for sure. Would be great to have a picnic bench for cooking and lounging. The site is peaceful, quiet and a birder heaven with the swallows out in force at sunset. Overall will definitely be back!

Hipcamper Blake

Great getaway in the rolling hills

Blake R.
recommends this listing.
June 30th, 2020

We had a fantastic stay on Estero San Antonio Wonderland in the Quail Campsite. Looking to get away but not to go to far, we found this campsite last minute and we are glad we did.

Setting/Location: The farm and area is right outside Tomales and very close to lots of things to do. Located on a farm and ranch (Don't worry no animal smells at the campsite) you are provided with a unique experience and unique camping experience located in the rolling grasslands of the areas.

Campsite Location: Tucked back against a hill, the campsite provides refuge and a vantage point looking out over an on-property stream, and hills and farms in the distance.

Campsite Itself: The Quail camp is smaller (plenty of room us, two people one tent) but more isolated that other sites. The campsite is perched up the hill and mostly blocked by trees and shrubs to the front and the direction of other campsites. While we could see others in the distance, we very much had our privacy. Campsite has ample room, water spigot close by and a fire pit which can be used when safe and the season is correct.

Note, the quail camp requires you to park a little bit from the actual campsite. From your car it is about a 50 foot slightly uphill walk. The bathroom (which is very well maintained) is also down closer to where you park. This may be an issue for those who are not as able.

One of our favorite parts of the camp was the views and the amount of songbirds that constantly surround the site. The entire time you are there you hear beautiful noises of birds chirping, making it very relaxing.

Great place to camp and get away.

Views from the campsite Views from the campsite This is the campsite itself as you are coming up from the parking area. Shrubs and tree isolate to the left and hill provide refuge to the right. Plenty of room for your tent and set upQuail Nest
Property
Estero San Antonio Wonderland
State
California
Country
United States
$40/night
1 Site
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