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25 rustic campsites spread across 200 acres, in Northern California, at the heart of the Emerald Triangle. Heartwood Mountain Sanctuary has a communal kitchen, world class sauna, spa, hot tub, and saline pool.  Meals and events in the main lodge at some times.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
25 bookable sites
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 5 people per site
Potable water available
Spigot, tap, pump or well, bottled water or jugs
No fires
Access to a propane stove or grill
Toilet available
Flush toilet
No pets
Showers available
Hot water
Bins available
Compost bin, recycling bin, trash bin
Picnic table available
Wifi available
RV hookup available
No RV sanitation
Have a question? Send Nathan a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: None
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
OHV
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Boating
Horseback riding
Wind sports
Climbing
Snow sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling

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Hipcamper Justin
Recommends this listing

Amazing,
totally worth the drive and blew away our expectations.
The hot tub was mind-blowing, overlooking the California hills.
We spent the weekend camping, had a lovely spot all to our selves and cooked out of their community kitchen, which was fully equipped and state of the art.
All the facilities were state of the art, most appeared to be brand new.
On Sunday we splurged on brunch, worth it!
The general store there has anything you might forget
and there is plenty of amazing hiking, would definitely recommend heading up to the airstrip and beyond to the 360 view!

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Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on July 11th, 2018

Thanks so much for coming! You guys were awesome guests, and we're glad you were here to help us celebrate our 40th anniversary. Heartwood has a long tradition of throwing in new people with our long standing traditions and culture, and it was great that ya'll got to be part of that. Come back any time and tell your friends!

Hipcamper Chloe
Recommends this listing

MINDBLOWING & INCREDIBLE.
Amazing hidden gem in the mountains. You can choose a camp site anywhere in the designated camping areas. The facilities including restrooms, showers, communal kitchen, pool and hot tub are clean and well maintained. (The hot tub looks over the mountains!)
The staff are very friendly and helpful which adds to the stay, offering advice on activities and hiking routes.
There is a 3 Mile gravel road to get to the property with only a few potholes. I had a 4 door rental car which held up well, but worth considering a truck/Jeep to make the drive easier especially in winter after the rains.
Overall, one of the best camp sites I’ve been too especially because of the facilities. Highly recommended!

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Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on July 11th, 2018

Thanks Chloe! It was a privilege to have you stay with us and help us celebrate our 40th anniversary! Come back anytime!

Hipcamper Christina
Recommends this listing

We camped here for only one night. The area is beautiful and the facilities were great. Love the pool! Nathan was so welcoming and accommodating. He did his best to make sure that we had the experience that we were looking for. Great guy and a great place. We will be staying longer on our next trip.

Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on August 7th, 2018

Thank you so much for coming! You're always welcome back here.

Hipcamper Katherine
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Great stay, the host and crew we're wonderful. Only down side was the road in is a bit rough and unpaved with large pot holes. Not recommended for whimpy cars.

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Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on August 7th, 2018

It's great to have guests such as yourselves, who know the forest and environment so well. I'm glad you had a good stay. Humboldt County is a bit slack when it comes to maintaining our roads, but if people take it slow, even a Prius can live on the mountain. Come back and see us sometime, and thanks for the peaches!

Hipcamper Hanna
Recommends this listing

This was a beautiful site! Definitely recommend. A real gem up the hills of Garberville. Amazing starry skies at night that you can view from the hot tub. The communal kitchen and refrigerator are great to have there - so bring foods you can cook. Bring layers as it can be hot in the day and cool at night (I was there in the Summer). The dirt road at the end of the drive was a bit rough, but our Toyota Prius made it there fine. You also get to drive through beautiful redwood forests if you are taking the 101 N (we came from the Bay Area), so plan in some time to stop if you can!

Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on August 11th, 2018

It was awesome having y'all come out and celebrate with us Hanna! Thanks so much for the kind review and come again any time!

Hipcamper Alicia
Recommends this listing

This place has amazing amenities for the price!
Staff on the property are great. But it's off the beaten path, but we'll worth it. Recommend a 4wd vehicle. We made it in my minivan but we went slow!
The hot tub and view were well worth the drive. I would definitely come back for a longer visit. One night was just not enough. The camp can get busy with other campers but the overall environment was peaceful. Gorgeous showers and bathroom facilities.

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Hipcamper Nathan
Response from Nathan, the Host, on August 15th, 2018

Thanks so much for coming and staying with us Aiicia! It's true that it takes a couple days to get into the swing of things here, we'd love to have you come stay longer. We took in a large retreat group on short notice, that was scheduled to happen in Shasta, but the smoke drove them away. We do have many campsites that are much more secluded on our property, but the middle of campus does tend to bustle.

Hipcamper Markus
Recommends this listing

awesome camp site with beautiful new restrooms (modern and very clean!), a kitchen for everybody's use and a nice terrace to eat or chill!
AND the most amazing part is for sure the spa area with a pool and a hot tub as well as a sauna. Everything is very clean and beautifully made - especially the hot tub, where you have a nice overview over the mountains.
A big plus as well: The host and the other people there were really nice and very helpful.

The only thing you have to consider is that the way to get there is quite a ride and the road partly in pretty bad condition. You drive about 45 minutes when leaving the main road on a curvy road containing many holes as well as ups and downs. You have to drive very slow and it took us lots of gas. Make sure you have enough. The last part then is a pavel road.

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Property
Heartwood Mountain Sanctuary
State
California
$26/night
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