Hipcamp host Irene W.,
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This unique place in Lyle, Washington - part of the Columbia River Gorge scenic area - is magical and utterly beautiful. Set in a magnificent meadow as far as the eye can see with soft rolling hills, edged up to a deep oak woodland/ponderosa pine forest. Tons of wildlife, stars, trails, rivers. We think it is one of the finest most precious and beautiful places on the planet

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This unique place in Lyle, Washington - part of the Columbia River Gorge scenic area - is magical and utterly beautiful. Set in a magnificent meadow as far as the eye can see with soft rolling hills, edged up to a deep oak woodland/ponderosa pine forest. Tons of wildlife, stars, trails, rivers. We think it is one of the finest most precious and beautiful places on the planet. Windsurfing and kiteboarding mecca. Mount Adams, Mount Hood, kayaking on the Klickitat and White Salmon Rivers; hikes abounding. Heart-stopping beauty and peacefulness whichever way you turn. You will feel like you have gone to your own little Shangri-La and you will not soon forget the experience. Even sleeping is special here, as you look up into the dome of the yurt and behold the stars, while twinkle lights gently illuminate the interior.  Oh, we consider this an asset but we want to be sure you know there is very poor cell service in the yurt. However, you can walk a couple hundred feet into the meadow and find service.  

Lodging provided
Yurt
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
Wheelchair access
Essentials
Toilet available
Pets allowed
No campfires
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Irene a message!
  • Check in: After 1PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 97%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Fishing

Very close to the Klickitat River, as well as stocked Roland Lake.

Wind sports

Very close to the Columbia River, Doug's Beach, Hood River Marina, Lyle sand bar (kiteboarding), the Hatchery.

Snow sports

Not far from Mt. Hood Meadows or Timberline lodge ski areas, as well as cross country skiing.

Whitewater paddling

Klickitat River and White Salmon River. Local rafting companies offer guided trips.

Biking
Boating
Hiking
Paddling
Climbing
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Columbia Gorge Yurt in Washington.

Forest
Field
River, stream, or...
Driveway

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Hipcamper Shandra

Awe, wonder, fun!!!!

Shandra K.
recommends this listing.
October 4th, 2021

This place was a gem! We came from work so we arrived later than hoped. However it almost felt special, because when we woke up we had the most amazing views that wowed us and inspired us to want to come back soon! The location and the hospitality were beautiful. I was so happy to experience this wonderful place.

Hipcamper Kate
Kate B.
doesn't recommend this listing.
October 1st, 2021

Looks like it might have been a lovely stay but unfortunately there were 10+ hornets in the yurt when we arrived and we didn’t have time t stay and find out if they would clear out. Host was nice and gracious and we are expecting a refund. Would try again?

Hipcamper Irene
Response from Irene, the Host, on October 8th, 2021

Yup, sometimes nature has its way. The bees flew off to greener pastures by the next day, and our guest was offered a full refund. Hopefully you will give us another try :-)

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Hipcamper MJ

Perfect spot!

Mj A.
recommends this listing.
September 30th, 2021

Can’t recommend this spot enough. A cozy, well furnished yurt with wood stove at the base of an awesome meadow. A short hike up the hill shows you an amazing view of sunset. I’ve told everyone I know about it. Also, the NICEST hosts ever!

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Hipcamper allyson

Dreamy relaxation

Allyson A.
recommends this listing.
September 30th, 2021

This property and the forest cupcake are a gem!
My dog and I thoroughly enjoyed our vacation and returned to the city more refreshed than we’ve felt in a long time.
I look forward to returning in winter in spring!

Hipcamper Elizabeth
Elizabeth B.
recommends this listing.
September 26th, 2021

The most amazing experience! Irene was the perfect host and provided us with the kindness and the upmost hospitality! We highly recommend to anyone looking for a relaxing weekend getaway and would love to stay there again!

Hipcamper Addison
Addison S.
recommends this listing.
September 15th, 2021

The Yurt is located in a beautiful, quiet area surrounded by woods and a grassy hill. The host was very accommodating and kind, and we would very highly encourage anyone looking for a peaceful getaway to book a reservation. Even the drive up to the site is serene.

The amenities are adequate, and the composting outhouse commode is very well maintained and clean. Just like the listing mentions, the on-site well water (from a nearby pump) is cold and delicious.

A gorgeous view of the Columbia river on the drive up to the site
Hipcamper Claudia
Claudia S.
recommends this listing.
September 11th, 2021

this was one of the most peaceful glamping experiences ever. Irene was so helpful and kind. The yurt was super clean and the water and view delicious. We will be back for sure!

Hipcamper Deziree

Peaceful mountain top retreat

Deziree E.
recommends this listing.
September 9th, 2021

Beautiful sunsets, peace & quiet, and stargazing at its finest. This is a must for anyone looking for some tranquility and incredible views. The yurt, outhouse, and shower/changing stall were all spotless. The outhouse had no smell whatsoever and to shower we just used the garden hose over the top of the shower stall-cold but it did the job! We had an incredible stay and would recommend this little slice of heaven to anyone who enjoys classy off the grid camping!

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Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer P.
recommends this listing.
September 6th, 2021

Great stay! Very easy to arrange, Irene was very helpful. Friendly welcome. Sunset and stars were amazing.

Property
The Forest Cupcake
State
Washington
Country
United States
$95/night
1 Site

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