Hipcamp host Jamie A.,
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We are currently taking reservations as private camping is not a restricted activity in Humboldt County. We ask that people abide by the social distancing guidelines of keeping 6 feet apart and have a mask handy when talking to and in proximity to others. Thank you for your c

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**Covid 19************************************************************************************

We are currently taking reservations as private camping is not a restricted activity in Humboldt County. We ask that people abide by the social distancing guidelines of keeping 6 feet apart and have a mask handy when talking to and in proximity to others. Thank you for your cooperation. 

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Similar to a treehouse, this unique little cottage sits on an elevated deck wrapped around an old growth Redwood stump and is surrounded by large Redwood trees. The stump house is large enough for 2 sleeping pads inside and there is space on the deck for one more, however please note that the deck is not covered. A quick walk downhill brings you to our family's farm (where farm products are available for purchase, see below) and above the stump house are old logging roads and acres of forest land. Neighbors are nearby but not visible due to the lush environment and large neighboring acreages. The air is clean and fresh as we are 5 miles from the ocean and surrounded by forests. As far as history, our land was logged in 1915 and several old growth stumps are scattered on the property as evidence. Since then the forest has regrown and the young trees are already hundreds of feet tall. A twenty minute bike ride or five minute car ride will bring you to one of two nearby towns, and spectacular beaches are also close by. 

Eureka just minutes to the south and Arcata just minutes to the north offer dining and entertainment of all kinds. Farmers markets, movie theaters, live music, boat tours of Humboldt Bay, breweries, wineries, cider companies, roller-derby and more, there is always something fun to do in the area. Outdoor walks and hikes in both the forest and along beautiful beaches and coastline are abundant. Patrick's Point State Park and the town of Trinidad 15 to 20 minutes drive north offer some of the most breathtaking coastal views and beaches in the country. With 6 rivers, 3 lagoons, Humboldt Bay and the ocean nearby there are almost always opportunities for great fishing. If gambling is your thing there are 3 casinos just a 10 to 20 minute drive away. If you would like directions or advice on things to do please feel free to ask us!

Fresh eggs, cream top cow milk and yogurt can be purchased in the barn when available as well as soaps, salves, tinctures and hydrosol, all produced right on the farm!

We hope you will consider staying at the Redwood Stumphouse on your next trip to Northern California.

Lodging provided
Treehouse
1 site
Up to 3 guests per site
Park at listing
No wheelchair access
Essentials
Toilet available
No campfires
No pets
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Bins available
No picnic table
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Jamie a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

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Hipcamper Alan

Serene retreat in the misty forests

Alan C.
recommends this listing.
October 3rd, 2021

Stunning landscape, accommodating hosts. The stump house is absolutely charming, and I’d definitely recommend it above a motel. I wish anyone staying here the best, and I know they’ll have a great time.

Hipcamper Craig
Craig B.
recommends this listing.
July 5th, 2021

The redwood stump is such a magical little retreat in the woods I returned for a second trip. So cozy! I recommend brining some string lights which added so much to our experience. Jamie is an excellent host and helped me to feel welcome and comfortable and the shower is just lovely.

Hipcamper Cristina

Rustic and peaceful

Cristina C.
recommends this listing.
July 3rd, 2021

The Redwood Stumphouse is a peaceful and rustic retreat. This unique shelter was comfortable for 2 and had a close-by picnic table. The walk from the parking area to the site is steep hike, but the well-carved stairs make the site safe and accessible. We arrived late because of a closure in CA-101 South—apparently, this has happened to guests before, so check the road status before driving through there. Due to our delay, the setup required some stamina after a long day on the road. But a rinse-off in the beautifully-crafted outdoor shower with plants surrounding and aromatherapeutic wash provided the perfect recharge to get the food and gear to the site. We had a really nice camping experience and woke up in the middle of a Redwood forest. Pretty special.

Hipcamper James
James L.
recommends this listing.
June 4th, 2021

It is exactly what it looks like with plenty of privacy. A short walk to pack things to camp and the outdoor showers are amazing. If you are looking for a nature trip this is the way to go

Hipcamper Laura
Laura S.
recommends this listing.
May 17th, 2021

What a beautiful, peaceful spot! A perfect location to stop over on your way to or from Redwood NP, and a nice upgrade from a typical campsite. Easy access to town if needed. I really enjoyed sitting and reading on the deck (bring your camp chair) and stopping by the farm stand. The hot outdoor shower was amazing, especially given the chilly weather! Jamie was a wonderful host, and I felt very comfortable staying here a solo female traveler.

Hipcamper Claire

Charming redwood camping

Claire S.
recommends this listing.
September 29th, 2020

Great tiny cabin, very charming to hang out and sleep under the redwoods. Jamie was very helpful.

Hipcamper Trina
Trina Y.
recommends this listing.
September 23rd, 2020

Sleeping amongst the tree and next to a giant stump was super nice. The inside of the living space felt confined for perfect nice weather so we decided to pitch it on the deck which was just enough to pitch a 2 person tent and play some guitar. The inside of the Stumphouse fits two sleeping bags, we kept most of our stuff in there. The outside deck, in my opinion is where you get more of an elevated feel like you are in a treehouse and you can’t really tell that in pictures. The hosts were so nice and chill. Such a great land too with a small farm off in the distance.

Would stay again.

Hipcamper Marianne
Marianne G.
recommends this listing.
September 10th, 2020

This place is so cool! The treehouse was a great place to spend the evening at. Location is wonderful and the treehouse is very cozy. The bathroom and shower were really nice. I would definitely stay here again!

Hipcamper Tara

Amazing stay in the redwoods

Tara H.
recommends this listing.
September 5th, 2020

A really fun and unique experience we loved and look forward to returning to when we come back through the area. Hosts Jamie and Jenny are wonderfully friendly and helpful for ideas related to your travels and interests. Outdoor shower is awesome? Deck for relaxing and being in the redwoods is really amazing. Thanks so much!

Awards

Best in 2021 Treehouse
Finalist
Property
The Redwood Stumphouse
State
California
Country
United States
$75/night
1 Site

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