Hipcamp host Tara H.,
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Let us share our little piece of Vermont with you!

Miles of trails accessible from your site. Abandoned rock quarry for taking a dip or a short canoe paddle.

Located off a dirt road, tucked into a corner of our working homestead and farm, you'll find a space to relax, unwind, and reconnect.

About Us

Our goal is to mak


Let us share our little piece of Vermont with you!

Miles of trails accessible from your site. Abandoned rock quarry for taking a dip or a short canoe paddle.

Located off a dirt road, tucked into a corner of our working homestead and farm, you'll find a space to relax, unwind, and reconnect.

About Us

Our goal is to make the joy of slowing down and connecting accessible to all. Much of our free time is spent with our hands in the dirt. We raise a diverse variety of animals and produce to provide for ourselves and our community. We have a variety of goods available throughout the year - so please let us know if you would be interested in our eggs, garlic, squash, or meats to enjoy here or take home! Learn more about us at quarrybrook.com and follow-us at QuarryBrookVT on Instagram.

We have two wonderful dogs, Bodhi and Chaco. You might also see one of our three cats roaming around during your stay. All of our fur-friends are friendly, sociable, and very loving.

What’s Nearby

There's a million reasons we've chosen this area to call home. Spend your time just being, or explore the many farms, restaurants, galleries, shops, and activities Southern Vermont has to offer.

We’re located 5 miles from downtown Putney where you’ll find Next Stage Arts, Yellow Barn International Music Center, and the Sandglass Theater. We also have a great food co-op, general store, and a few restaurants.

If you’re looking for a hike with a great view, it’s absolutely worth checking out Putney Mountain and The Pinnacle. Easily hiked in a couple of hours or less.

We’re 17 miles from Brattleboro - where you’ll find a larger variety of restaurants and local shops. We’re also blessed with a year-round farmers market - which is not to be missed!

We’re passionate about good quality food and supporting our local farmers and businesses. We would love the opportunity to recommend some of our favorite spots.  

The Dome

When you arrive, you'll drive part-way up our forested driveway, and see a sign for the pull-off to park your car. The dome is a short 1/8 mi hike in. Wagon provided so you can carry all your gear in on one trip - and settle right in!

The dome is built on top of a platform and fully furnished with a queen size bed and linens. The wood stove will keep you toasty on a chilly Vermont evening. Cozy up next to the fire pit while soaking in the stars. Firewood provided. Cell phone reception is reliable. For a little more light during winter nights, we've added electricity.

The private picnic area includes a wash station with basic cooking gear (e.g., propane cooking stove, french press, plates, silverware, pan). We will provide potable water.

We have an outhouse with a dry sawdust composting bucket arrangement. Clear instructions will be provided upon your arrival.

The dome is insulated, and available for hardy souls looking for winter camping options, snowshoeing, skiing, etc.

Trash must be left in designated receptacles.

Pet Policy

Dogs welcome. We expect you'll clean-up after them in a reasonable manner. Please be mindful our chickens are free range. We also ask that you don’t leave them on the site unattended

***PLEASE NOTE: There will be a fee of $10 for each pet/night. Please select that you are adding an additional person to your booking which will automatically cover this fee.***

Personalizing your Stay

Let us arrange for french press and granola service, a dozen farm-fresh eggs, hard cider & artisanal small-batch chocolates, s'mores kits, and more. All local of course!

Learn more at quarrybrook.com/personalize.

Interaction with Guests  Everything will be set-up for you, but we’re around and always available via cell if you should have any questions.

Lodging provided
1 site
Up to 4 guests per site
Short walk
No wheelchair access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No showers
No wifi
Have a question? Send Tara a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 2 nights
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.



Natural features you'll find at Geodesic Dome at Quarry Brook in Vermont.

Swimming hole

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Hipcamper Amy
Amy D.
recommends this listing.
November 24th, 2021

Hi Tara, I owe you 30$ for the cider and chocolates could you send me your address, or venmo? I apologize that I forgot to leave it

Hipcamper Catherine
Catherine A.
recommends this listing.
October 24th, 2021

Great stay at the dome.

Hipcamper Tristan

A great value for what you pay for!

Tristan F.
recommends this listing.
October 21st, 2021

We really enjoyed our stay, Tara and Nick did a great job as hosts. the dome itself was clean, comfortable, and had a power strip setup inside to charge devices and electronics. The wood stove inside the dome really heated up the dome, and was simple to operate. We appreciated the amenities on site to include a picnic table, a camp fire setup, with chairs, outdoor cooking equipment (propane powered stove, and grilling surfaces). There was lots of chopped wood to use for the wood stove and outside in the fire pit. They had a cart to help bring things to and from the parking area to the dome, which was a short walk. They had a compost toilet which worked fine, and they also provided dishes and cookware to use on the site.

Overall it was well thought out and a pleasant 2 night stay for us. We’d definitely recommend this place to friends and family.

Thank you Tara and Nick!

Hipcamper SRAVYA
Sravya K.
recommends this listing.
October 19th, 2021

This property is absolutely stunning, magical, peaceful, everything you could want in a getaway. Highly recommend staying here! And exploring the area nearby! So many things to do and see

Hipcamper Mary
Mary T.
recommends this listing.
September 20th, 2021

The Quarry Brook dome was a great camp site full of thoughtful touches! The host Tara was very responsive to all communication and requests. She made the camping fun and relaxing. We really enjoyed the breakfast and cider provided and appreciated the available camp cooking stove.

Interior view of the dome. Cozy fireplace keeps the room very warmThe all-terrain wagon provided by Tara was a convenient way to get our gear down the hill to the dome. gorgeous camp kitchen outside the dome on the exterior. Fresh water and firewood were provided
Hipcamper Cameron

Beautiful nights by the fire

Cameron M.
recommends this listing.
September 6th, 2021

The Geodesic Dome at Quarry Brook was an awesome hipcamp experience. All the amenities made our trip worry-free. The fire pit had grill grates which made cooking proteins that much better, and there was ample firewood, as well as drinking water, at the ready. The cart for getting our gear to and from the site was also a thoughtful addition. 10/10 recommend :)

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Hipcamper Matt
Matt A.
recommends this listing.
September 5th, 2021

Incredible stay. We have already recommended it to our friends.

Hipcamper Sarah

A perfect hideaway.

Sarah J.
recommends this listing.
August 29th, 2021

We LOVED this site! The dome is much bigger than I expected, and it’s clear so much thought went into everything. There’s a nice little entry that serves as a little mudroom, there’s bug spray, water, cooking supplies, kindling, firewood, etc. The outhouse is only a hop from the dome, and the surrounding area feels so cozy. Cell phone reception was great, even though it seemed so secluded. The hosts were incredibly nice and responsive. We can’t wait to go back!

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Hipcamper Josh


Josh H.
recommends this listing.
August 25th, 2021

I’m in Love. We only had one night to stay because of a storm. Looking forward to coming back in the fall. Very well hosted. You can tell the owners care.

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