Hipcamp host Amy
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Enjoy your stay next to our edible forest garden and orchard of berries, nuts  and fruit trees.   Various seasons will offer you an opportunity to pick your own breakfast in our maturing establishment.   If you are a permacultrue  enthusiast you will enjoy exploring, and examining our 7 year permacultuire food forest with chestnut seedlings already tall enough to climb , Continue reading...

Enjoy your stay next to our edible forest garden and orchard of berries, nuts  and fruit trees.  Various seasons will offer you an opportunity to pick your own breakfast in our maturing establishment.  If you are a permacultrue  enthusiast you will enjoy exploring, and examining our 7 year permacultuire food forest with chestnut seedlings already tall enough to climb , 10-foot hazels bearing buckets of nuts and a different selection of raspberries, blackberries, gooseberry, currents, golden berries, service berries and Mulberries.  We can arrange for an educational experience with our permaculture expert if requested in advance    Enjoy a stroll   through the meadow trail to breath in  morning views and evening fireflies and stars.  The camp area is very private but household amenities are not far away if desired.   Nearby blue mark trails, mountain biking, winery, lake and outdoor activities are at your fingertips and your hosts will be happy to provide any assistance needed to find or enjoy these opportunities.  We can provide breakfast upon request from our free range chickens on our kiwi lined deck with beautiful mountain views.  It would not be rare to have a guitar player join your fire.  Private yoga or other experiences can be arranged upon request or just come and enjoy the croak of the bullfrog and the sound of the crickets.  We are new and growing our amenities so at this time check the overview for available emmendties but you can guarantee we won't disappoint.  Come visit Mickelberry Forest Garden!!!  

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
2 bookable sites
Access
Short walk (1 - 5 mins)
Group sizes
Up to 6 people per site
Potable water available
Spigot
Fires allowed
Firewood provided, communal fire ring, charcoal...
No toilet
Dig a cathole
Pets allowed
On leash
No showers
Bins available
Compost bin, recycling bin, trash bin
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Have a question? Send Amy a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: None
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 15% off
Forest
Lake
River, stream or creek
Beach
Cave
Desert
Hot spring
Redwoods
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
Wildlife watching
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Surfing
Swimming
Whitewater paddling

The vibe at Mickelberry Forest Gardens

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Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer
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May 5th, 2018

Mickleberry Farms was a great spot. The hosts are lovely and very accommodating. The camper site was fairly close to the house but felt private and the hosts really made a point of making sure we weren’t disturbed. Tent camp sites are in an upper pasture which would be a really ideal experience. The spot is very rural but only ten to fifteen minutes from a main road. Great location -

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Hipcamper Amy
Response from Amy, the Host, on May 5th, 2018

You were wonderful visitors. My husband really loved your camper and Charile was a wonderful guest as well!!! We agree the camper spot is a bit close to the house and are working on a new parking spot in mind for upper meadow. Thank you for the great photos as well. Happy Camping!!! Come back again some time! Bill and Amy

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Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 5th, 2018

Absolutely lovely location and the hosts were more than helpful, really going out of their way to make sure we were comfortable and had what we needed. Definitely recommend this location - we will be back the next time our travels take us to western CT.

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Hipcamper Travis
Travis
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 5th, 2018

I was initially a bit hesitant booking this place however I took a chance and I’m glad I did. It was exactly what I was hoping it’d be. The grounds were awesome and the owners couldn’t have been friendlier. If you’re looking for a peaceful dog friendly location to do some glorified camping ... this is your place.

Hipcamper Amy
Response from Amy, the Host, on June 5th, 2018

Thank you for your patronage. You were wonderful guests and your dogs were beautiful and so very well behaved. Your note was also very special. We hope to see you again! Be well!!!!

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Hipcamper Shaina
Shaina
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 18th, 2018

What an absolutely lovely place! Amy and her husband were wonderful hosts and made us feel right at home! Beautiful views, land, place to camp and twinkle lights! I highly recommend staying here and can't wait to come back!

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Hipcamper Amy
Response from Amy, the Host, on June 21st, 2018

We loved hosting you!!! You are such wonderful young adults and we enjoyed having you and your sweet dog. Thank you for leaving the spot nicer than you found it!!! We look forward to having you back!! Peace!!

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Hipcamper Ramya
Ramya
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 9th, 2018

Highly recommend this spot! My boyfriend and I rented a car from NYC and brought my dog up to spend a couple of quiet nights out of the city. We could not have been more pleased with the location and hosts. Amy and Bill were so laid back and helpful throughout our stay. The communication was excellent and they were so friendly and accommodating. They are respectful of privacy while also being open and available to socializing and having a good time. We loved being right next to the chicken coop and waking up to fresh eggs for breakfast! Overall an amazing experience and we hope to come back.

Hipcamper Jorge
Jorge
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 13th, 2018

Amazing hosts very attentive we rent kayaks and we did breakfast with them and it was great.
Definitely a place to return, private, secure.

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Hipcamper Amy
Response from Amy, the Host, on August 16th, 2018

We enjoyed hosting you guys so much. A great, friendly, kind , group of campers. Despite the rain it seems it did not slow you down or dampen your time together. You all still had a great time and we hope you come back!! It was so fun making you breakfast and taking you to the lake to kayak. Thank you for your generosity and peace to our new friends. Our best. Bill and Amy

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Hipcamper Michael
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May 5th, 2018
Property
Mickelberry Forest Gardens
State
Connecticut
$40/night
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