Hipcamp host Hilary I.,
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Pull your RV or tents right up and start fishing in the pond! You'll have plenty of room with almost half an acre to spend your time enjoying nature. Fish from your porch, enjoy a hot shower, have a fire, and relax.

About the property 

Down a hidden gravel drive with wetlands on either side you will find a completely fenced in field surrounded b


Pull your RV or tents right up and start fishing in the pond! You'll have plenty of room with almost half an acre to spend your time enjoying nature. Fish from your porch, enjoy a hot shower, have a fire, and relax.

About the property 

Down a hidden gravel drive with wetlands on either side you will find a completely fenced in field surrounded by pine, oak, and swamp maple trees. There are two ponds located on the property both stocked with bass, bluegill, and sunfish. The front pond is home to many natural Florida wildlife and is a great location to bird watch. The property is also home to several sheep and Pency the Llama. 

Located a few miles from Brooksville and the Suncoast Parkway, this quiet and peaceful setting is just 5 minutes from the parking area and trailhead for the Suncoast Trail and 10 miles from the famous Weeki Wachee Springs, where you can spend the day at the local park or float down the river with the manatees. 

Withlacoochee State Park and other natural preserves with trail access and kayaking are only a short distance away, and Dames Cave, Homosassa Springs, and Chasawiska Springs are all within a ~20-minute drive as well. Spending a day at the beach is easy with plenty of options along the Nature Coast. We’re also less than an hour from Tampa and Clearwater and two hours from Orlando. 

A perfect weekend get-away for anyone looking to “unplug,” Smokey Acres is also a great stop for those passing through the area. We are a close distance to many racing, livestock, boating and fishing events. We have no problem accommodating whatever you’re towing!

Whether you'd like a leisurely day on the river or an adventure in the Gulf, there are plenty of boating options nearby. Be sure to make it back to the property in time to enjoy amazing sunsets that bring peace and tranquility to your experience. 

Our neighbors, JG Ranch, offers U- Pick Fruit and Vegetables or a great selection of local harvest at their roadside stand. 

This 10-acre property has been in my family for decades. My Husband and I were married under the oaks and have had our share of campfires together out there. 

I've recently moved back home with my own family and as much as we enjoy the land for ourselves we'd love to share it. Any profit from hosting campers will help us maintain our sustainable farm that we're hoping to expand onto Smokey Acres. 

About the listing

This is a full RV site that includes electrical and water hook-ups. Generators allowed. We can accommodate vehicles up to 45 feet in length. 

During your stay, enjoy access to water, restrooms and hot showers as well as picnic tables and fire pits. We usually have firewood available for a small donation. 

Charcoal grills are provided in the BBQ area.

We love that you brought your pet but we also want to keep ours safe so please keep all pets on a leash or lead.

While you will have privacy at your site, we do have a few different campsites on the property, so you may run into other campers in common areas or in passing during your stay.

Additional Details to Note:

  • Camping vehicle hookups provided, see below for details 
  • Good cell service for all carriers
  • Hosts will greet campers upon arrival but then leave campers to enjoy their stay
  • ATV use on land is not permitted

Campsite area
Tent or motorhome pitch
1 site
Up to 8 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
Wheelchair access
Motorhome Information
Caravans, Fifth wheels, Toy haulers, Trailer tents, Motorhome, Campervan, Class C (larger motorhome with overcab space), Campervans, and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 13 metres allowed
Pull-in pitch
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass-or-field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Electrical hookup available
Water hookup available
Sewage hookup available
Generators allowed
Hookups: No TV connection
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Hilary a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 18 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Horseback riding
Off-roading (OHV)
Wildlife watching


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Hipcamper Steve
Steve C.
recommends this listing.
November 20th, 2022

It was a nice, quiet and roomy place to stay. Will definitely be back.

Hipcamper Howard
Howard J.
recommends this listing.
November 15th, 2022

Beautiful and rustic.

Beautiful and rustic.

Hipcamper Keri
Keri F.
recommends this listing.
November 10th, 2022

Hillary’s land by the pond was extremely peaceful. Although we could see other campers, we had the pond to ourselves. The bathhouse is very functional, but not fancy. Great spot and close to beautiful natural springs.

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Hipcamper Ben
Ben T.
recommends this listing.
October 24th, 2022

Was a great site beside the pond. Lot of fish and a nice grassy area for the kids to play. Nice and quiet!
Thank you for letting us stay!!!

Hipcamper Christian

Bass pond!

Christian H.
recommends this listing.
October 9th, 2022

This place was awesome! We caught so many fish we lost count! We will definitely be coming back. If your here around Halloween I recommend checking out the corn maze and haunted houses about 15 minutes down the road.

Hipcamper Stephanie

Perfect quiet retreat!

Stephanie L.
recommends this listing.
August 15th, 2022

This was the perfect little quiet getaway. There’s plenty of fish in the pond and the location is super convenient to tons of shopping, yet still far enough away to escape the hustle and bustle. The shower and restroom were a very nice addition as well.

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Hipcamper Emily
Emily H.
recommends this listing.
July 11th, 2022

Very quaint place. Nice little pond. Pet friendly,

Hipcamper Marlene
Marlene S.
recommends this listing.
July 3rd, 2022

We had a very nice stay very quiet lots of wildlife. Everything clean and owners were very friendly and attentive. BEAUTIFUL place 🥰

Hipcamper Kristine

Vanlife with pup en tow

Kristine R.
recommends this listing.
June 17th, 2022

Night one in my van and I wanted to go to Weeki Wachee State Park that’s famous for the mermaids. 😍

This location was VERY close by and had all of the connections and privacy a girl could ever need to feel safe and comfortable in her new van home! Thank you for the hospitality and cute pond.

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