Hipcamp host Patrick  B.
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This area is close to Rocky Mountain National Park and Indian Peak Wilderness. It is a haven for those who love the out of doors. My place is small and very private.  There is a popular trailhead near by and many other places to go and see. I will only be having tent sites for now. Horse back riding with a local dude ranch. I will be renting at a low cost. I need helpers

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This area is close to Rocky Mountain National Park and Indian Peak Wilderness. It is a haven for those who love the out of doors. My place is small and very private.  There is a popular trailhead near by and many other places to go and see. I will only be having tent sites for now. Horse back riding with a local dude ranch. I will be renting at a low cost. I need helpers to help me improve my place. I will not be asking a lot, but for those that want to stay a week then a days work would be great. Then the rest of your week is your own time and during the days work you will get to ask me tons of question of the area. Also excellent dinning if you choose in many locations. Hipcamp does require and small charge for their listing. Many many other things as well. Please (NOTE) cell phones do not work here. Be sure to have your directions before getting into the area.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans
No. of sites
2 bookable sites
RV details
Not specified
RV hookups
None
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 2 people per site
Potable water available
Tap
Fires allowed
Firewood provided, fire ring, fire ring w/ gril...
No toilet
Pack it out
Pets allowed
On leash
Showers available
Hot water
Bins available
Trash bin
Picnic table available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Patrick a message!
  • Check in: After 6PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Swimming
Whitewater paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Brophy's Mattoon Highlands in Colorado.

Forest
Lake
Mountainous
River, stream or ...
Waterfall

Places to see near Patrick B.’s Land

Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park
19 miles way Explore
St. Vrain State Park
St. Vrain State Park
24 miles way Explore
Boyd Lake State Park
Boyd Lake State Park
29 miles way Explore
Roosevelt National Forest
Roosevelt National Forest
34 miles way Explore
Arapaho National Forest
Arapaho National Forest
34 miles way Explore
State Forest State Park
State Forest State Park
42 miles way Explore
Chatfield State Park
Chatfield State Park
46 miles way Explore
Cherry Creek State Park
Cherry Creek State Park
46 miles way Explore
Pike National Forest
Pike National Forest
65 miles way Explore
Routt National Forest
Routt National Forest
71 miles way Explore
Curt Gowdy State Park
Curt Gowdy State Park
74 miles way Explore
Stagecoach State Park
Stagecoach State Park
75 miles way Explore
Eleven Mile State Park
Eleven Mile State Park
81 miles way Explore
Sylvan Lake State Park
Sylvan Lake State Park
81 miles way Explore
Medicine Bow National Forest
Medicine Bow National Forest
82 miles way Explore
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
Florissant Fossil Beds National Monument
84 miles way Explore
Mueller State Park
Mueller State Park
86 miles way Explore
White River National Forest
White River National Forest
86 miles way Explore
Pearl Lake State Park
Pearl Lake State Park
88 miles way Explore
Steamboat Lake State Park
Steamboat Lake State Park
92 miles way Explore
Yampa River State Park
Yampa River State Park
96 miles way Explore

The vibe at Brophy's Mattoon Highlands

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Hipcamper Amanda
Amanda L.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 1st, 2018

I loved visiting Patrick's Land. It was secluded and private, lots of birdsong. I felt very safe, and I never saw anything larger than a hummingbird. There are lots of great trails nearby, and Patrick was good about giving me directions to them. I hope to come back again this summer. :)

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Hipcamper Taylor
Taylor H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 13th, 2018

Patrick was a great host. He was very friendly when we arrived and gave us a full tour of the property. He also told us about all his different visions for the site, and the possibilities seem really exciting! His connection to the land and dedication to maintaining its natural beauty were very evident throughout the tour.

There were two sites to chose from, one in the backyard to the house with quick access to a bathroom, running water, and even a shower upon request. The second site was further down on a wooded lot and was much more private. It was tucked into a beautiful wooded nook and pretty well hidden from any roads, not that there was any traffic on the dirt roads anyways.

We stayed at the second site and had an amazing time! Patrick has the site set up perfectly, with a picnic table, fire ring, natural seats, and a wood pile all within short range. There is also enough flat open space for a few tents to make this space a group site as well! Overall, the site was very peaceful and we had a wonderful night in the woods!

tent forest peopleThe site was perfectly laid out with a picnic table, fire pit, wood pile, and lovely natural seats. What a great place to camp!!The fire pit was an awesome addition to the center of campThe picnic table was superb to cook and eat at
Hipcamper Stephanie
Stephanie C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 30th, 2018

This spot was great!! Perfect shading and it was quite. We felt very safe and the site was is excellent condition. I would recommend giving this spot a chance and we will be back. My son said he wanted to stay forever! :-D

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Hipcamper Alex
Alex M.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 20th, 2018

The host wasn't there when we arrived (at the time we said we would) and because the site was out of mobile range we couldn't contact him. The place did not look particularly nice, but we didn't see where the camping site actually was, so it's hard to say.

Hipcamper Patrick
Response from Patrick , the Host, on June 20th, 2018

Really? Well dude (disrespect is a two way street) if you book the same day and don't have confirmation that I know you are coming when I did contact you the next day and was here to meet you and then don't show who's fault is that? This is not a commercial camp ground! You are a guest here if you stay with me. Do not contact me again. You will not be allow to stay here!

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Hipcamper Courtney
Courtney B.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 9th, 2018

Definitely enjoyed this site. It was very clean and easy to get to. Nice and quiet. There is a picnic table, fire ring, “toilet” and you can park just off the site so that made things VERY convenient. We were worried about the later check in time but there was still plenty of light well into the evening. Will definitely use this site again.

Hipcamper Sam
Sam S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 10th, 2018

It’s a very nice place to pitch a tent and camp out of the back of your car, with good proximity to Estes and RMNP. There was one road that got a few cars going past each evening but there was decent privacy and the site had a very nice feel. The porta potty could be improved, and that would be welcome. Despite that one gripe it was a great two nights. Thanks!

Hipcamper Catherine
Catherine P.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 24th, 2018

Our trip was great. The campsite was very peaceful and our host respected our privacy. There are no showers but there is a bathroom provided in a nearby RV. Overall great experience.

Hipcamper Anthony
Anthony B.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 16th, 2018

Patrick was helpful and friendly. My impression was that the campsoite would've been more tucked away, but there was hardly any traffic nearby. The site was ideal because of the size and its relative proximity to Denver and Rocky Mtn National Park. Would stay there again!

Hipcamper Margaret
Margaret K.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 3rd, 2018

Deepest, darkest niight skies we've seen in a long while. Saw shooting stars and satellites.

Patrick is a thoughful host, his presence only upon check in and out. Gave us recommendations we would never have found on our own.

The site is near stunning hiking trails, nightly entertainment, and Boulder for when one has a need for stuff one forgot to pack.

Property
Patrick B.’s Land
State
Colorado
$10/night
2 Sites