A new site in 2020, 'Top of the Pond' can accommodate trailers but there are no hookups. It is great for tent camping also. You can pull in and park on a ridge overlooking the large pond, it's a nice view. There are a sturdy 70s era patio table and 4 comfortable chairs and a fire ring, also a second large table and 4 chairs have been added. It's pretty much wild, unm
A new site in 2020, 'Top of the Pond' can accommodate trailers but there are no hookups. It is great for tent camping also. You can pull in and park on a ridge overlooking the large pond, it's a nice view. There are a sturdy 70s era patio table and 4 comfortable chairs and a fire ring, also a second large table and 4 chairs have been added. It's pretty much wild, unmanicured woods, a view of the pond, and there is a barn (not an aesthetically appealing one) across the clearing. No electricity or water. If you have a trailer, you can fill up (water) at my friend's house nearby. Please, no children under 10, deep water and steep sides on the pond. I have a porta-potty on site, halfway between the camps but not visible from either camp. There are about 45 acres of woods with a creek, and roads to walk. Fishing OK. This is a pack-it-out site. No out-of-state firewood by order of the Dept of Agriculture. Read that last sentence again. The main amenity is no crowds. This is NOT a party place.
- Check in: After 1AM
- Check out: Before 12PM
- Cancellation policy: Moderate
- On arrival: Meet and greet
- Minimum nights: 2
- Accepts bookings: 3 months out
- Response time: Within 6 hours
- Response rate: 88%
Offered on the Host's property or nearby.
One of my ponds is good sized and there are several lakes within a mile of my place.
Natural features you'll find at Top of The Pond in Delaware.
I have two ponds.
You can drive up to the campsite.
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We only got to stay 1 night on this beautiful property but our host Michelle was very responsive and the property was serene and peaceful. My dogs loved exploring and we enjoyed the beautiful ponds. The fire pit was perfect for a chilly evening and We would definitely stay here again!
The Above the Pond campsite was serene and private, perfect for a relaxing couples weekend. The water really is that color 🤩, beautiful! Michele was very accommodating with our last minute booking, was very helpful getting us set up when we arrived, and even saved us a trip for firewood with some to purchase on-site. Would recommend!
Absolutely beautiful, secluded site
We LOVED visiting Michele’s property! The pond is gorgeous and our campsite felt very private. Completely relaxing, easy getting in and out with our 23” vanterra. Michele was super friendly and accommodating, and we hope to go back soon!
Michele was great and had a great site. It was peaceful and well secluded. The shade from the trees was perfect for the hot days that we were there. The pond was nice and the overall site was great. Would definitely come back again.
Private campsite, very nice host, pond was great, clean port-o-potty. There are lots of frogs and the site is mostly natural shade. Walmart 5 mins away if you need anything. Great spot if you’re looking for something private.
We had a pleasant stay at top of the pond. Michele was responsive and easy going, showing us around and making sure we were equipped. The site feels private although there is a main road in the distance that can be heard - the sound of summer insects drowns it out mostly though! The property is great and close to beaches as well. Would stay again and recommend. The Between the Ponds spot they also offer looks extra cozy and scenic :)