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Secluded wooded farm site near small barn that is home to our three sheep, two fainting goats, and chickens. Immediate access to miles of hiking and mountain biking trails. 2 miles from Mystic Drawbridge. Close to Mystic Seaport Museum and Mystic Aquarium.

RV only area
RV site
1 site
Up to 4 guests per site
Up to 2 vehicles
Wheelchair access
RV Information
Travel trailers, Fifth wheels, Toy haulers, Pop-up campers, Class A RVs, Class B RVs, Class C RVs, Campervans, and Cars allowed
Vehicles under 30 feet allowed
Back-in site
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass-or-field
Surface levelness: flat
Electrical hookup available
Water hookup available
Hookups: No sewage and TV connection
Generators not allowed
Essentials
Campfires allowed
No toilet
No pets
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
No kitchen
No showers
Laundry absent
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Hiking
Paddling

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Blackburn Farm in Connecticut.

Farm

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Hipcamper Steve

Peace and quiet

Steve W.
recommends this listing.
June 19th, 2022

What more can I say that hasn’t been said already?

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and Christopher could not have been any more helpful. He helped me set up my awning and offered numerous hiking and biking trail as well as dining suggestions. I took a walk Sunday morning on the trails abutting his gorgeous property and it was very nice. This was the maiden voyage for my new-to-me Boreas camper and it was a perfect place to go and get accustomed to it. The farm animals made very nice neighbors and I would love to come back again sometime. A very peaceful place. Thanks

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Hipcamper Brooke
Brooke M.
recommends this listing.
June 17th, 2022

We had a great stay at Blackburn farm! Chris was so accommodating and the property was very peaceful. Highly recommend.

Hipcamper Jane
Jane Y.
recommends this listing.
May 23rd, 2022

We had a great stay at Blackburn. A peaceful setting with plenty of walking / cycling trails. Meeting the animals was a treat for all of us. Our daughter was able to help collect eggs and check out their syrup taps. The camp area is set up with a water pump and power, even though we didn’t need it. Wonderful hosts!

Hipcamper Glenn

Mystic camping

Glenn S.
recommends this listing.
April 24th, 2022

Chris was a great host. Property is beautiful. We got fresh eggs and maple syrup from the farm. Our elementary age school kids loved the animals. Close to mystic and everything mystic offers.

Hipcamper Chris
Chris P.
recommends this listing.
January 9th, 2022

Great location. Truck with 8ft bed towing a 20ft camper was good at getting to spot on property. Nice peaceful location! Would love to come back when it’s warm.

Hipcamper Erika

Amazing private spot

Erika P.
recommends this listing.
October 28th, 2021

Our stay at Blackburn Farm was amazing. The spot is very private even though it was super close to town. It felt like we were in the woods! We had a nice camp fire and got to play with the sheep and other animals. The property leans against a 3mi trail that is very well marked and even goes to the water if you are up for a longer walk. Our host, Christopher, was very responsive to our inquiries and even went out of his way to upgrade electrical for the spot (the camper we had rented needed 30A). This was before we'd even booked! Talk about hospitality! Highly recommended!

Hipcamper Rebecca

Welcoming stay - great hosts!

Rebecca L.
recommends this listing.
September 24th, 2021

Chris and his wife were extremely welcoming. The farm is absolutely gorgeous and the sheep (3) adorable. Everything was so well thought out. We had electricity hook-up and water was available. The picnic table and fire pit (abundant firewood included) made the end to our evening very special. They also provided amazing recommendations for dinner and breakfast. We will return for sure, hopefully for a longer visit.

access road is excellentLalo is a stuffed animal of my sister's who has been around the world (China, Indonesia, Africa, Spain, Portugal - you get the picture).  He made friends with the sheep, but complained that the Boston accent (BAHHHH!) made it hard to communicate, lol!super clean picnic table and fire pit with abundant fire woodAdorable and hilarious sheep.
Hipcamper Christopher
Response from Christopher , the Host, on September 26th, 2021

So great to host you on the last night of your road trip! Looking forward to seeing the finished van ready for more trips!

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Hipcamper Patti

Gorgeous farm, close to mystic

Patti O.
recommends this listing.
August 27th, 2021

Blackburn Farm and our hosts, Christopher and Tiffany, were everything we were looking for. Well located between New London and Downtown Mystic, a peaceful setting with adorable farm animals, and gracious hosts who provided local insight and recommendations. I would give this stay 5 out of 5 stars and will be coming back.

Hipcamper Karen

Perfect campsite; welcoming hosts!

Karen G.
recommends this listing.
August 6th, 2021

I very much enjoyed camping at Blackburn Farm! Christopher and Tiffany were warm, friendly and welcoming hosts. They offer a quiet site between the barn and connected small, fenced pasture where their three black sheep have a very well-tended home, and a wooded area that provides shade. It is a great bonus that water and electric is available at the campsite, which always makes camping with a travel trailer more comfortable. A picnic table and fire ring, with firewood available, made the evenings there especially enjoyable. For me, this site very near Mystic, but completely isolated from the tourist hustle and bustle of the village center and Mystic Seaport, provided a perfect camping experience while visiting friends in the area! Do not miss a visit to Mystic Seaport, however, if you stay at Blackburn Farm. It is an amazing cultural and recreational destination.

Hipcamper Christopher
Response from Christopher , the Host, on August 6th, 2021

Thanks Karen! So glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to your next visit. Chris and Tiffany- and the sheep

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Blackburn Farm
State
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Country
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