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Larry & Sheila's Blackwater Getaway

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· Wing, Escambia, Alabama
10 acres hosted by Sheila D.
1 lodging site · 8 RV/tent sites · 1 RV site
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Full RV hookups
Electrical, water, and sewage hookups are available at select sites.
Creature comforts
Enjoy the comforts of home at some sites—including flush toilets, showers, and a kitchen.
Best in Alabama: Finalist
Named one of the best Hipcamps to visit in 2023.
Off-leash friendly
Pets can be off-leash at some sites.
WEDDINGS, Vow Renewals, Special Anniversary, Family Reunion, Large Parties? Enjoy It All River Side With Rustic But Elegant Vibes. One Of The Host Is An Ordained Minister; The Other Host Is An Event Planner/ Designer. Different Package Options Are Available. Come Plan Your Special Day with Us. Two Month Minimum Notice on Booking If You Wish for Hosts to Plan/Decorate for Your Event. 50 Guest Maximum. Two Night Minimum Booking For Event. $2300 Covers Reservation Of Property, Decorations and Cleanup. Food Packages, DJ.'s ETC Will Be Additional According To Your Individual Needs. This listing will accommodate Two Full 30 Amp RV Hookups for Your Wedding Party with Lots of Extra Space to Pitch a Tent and Park Your Guests. Cabin and Additional RV Site Coming Now Available. Check Out Our Other Listings For More Details.
Activities
Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Natural features
Forest
River, stream, or creek
Swimming hole
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111 ratings · 77 reviews
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Mulf D.recommends
April 21, 2024
Blackwater Getaway Whole Site/Cabin
Great woodland hideaway The pictures and listing do not make it clear that the listing sits on the owner’s property. The hosts were great but I may have chosen differently knowing this. I double checked after my stay but this isn’t explicitly stated. The remote getaway aspect is dampened by that but otherwise great. Thank you
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Raquel O.recommends
April 10, 2024
Blackwater Getaway RV Site#2
Stayed there 3 nights and had an amazing time! Campsite was right by the sandy river and the pavilion offered the perfect hang out spot! Hot shower and clean bathroom. The communal pavilion and two campsites are very close to each other but we were the only ones there at this time and had lots of privacy! Larry & Sheila were very communicative and nice. Would definitely come back
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Brock N.recommends
April 9, 2024
Blackwater Getaway RV Site#2
A great and unique campsite!
What a great spot, and even better hosts! We didn’t get a chance to meet Sheila, but Larry was there to greet us upon arrival, and checked in with us in the morning. Super friendly and hospitable! He shared knowledge about the property, the region, and some of the animals that inhabit the area. Very cool! We had the entire property/ site to ourselves for the night, and what a beautiful evening. Spent time in the field star-gazing, then sat by the fire for dinner. The sounds were alive at night and all around. Insects, dogs, coyotes, and who knows what else! Very pleasant though and nothing to be afraid of! Larry assured us of our safety when chatting in the morning. The river was very calming and we enjoyed breakfast on the “beach”. Larry shared that the tea-colored water (Blackwater!) is dyed by the roots of the Cypress trees, but is safe to play in as it’s tested annually. Was a bit too chilly for us, but maybe next time! We highly recommend this property for anyone looking for a unique camping experience. While we were set up for primitive camping, we did take advantage of the extremely clean bathroom, but not the shower which looked equally clean and inviting. Other great amenities like firewood for sale from their son, a pavilion, trading post, and water and power for RV hook-ups. Everything you need for a great camp! Thank you again Sheila and Larry!
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Annemarie N.recommends
April 2, 2024
2 Riverside Tent Sites
Very enjoyable relaxing stay, we tent camped right on the sand by the creek. Very nice having the covered pavilion, seating and tables, bathroom and shower, sink and electricity! Very friendly and helpful hosts. Beautiful surroundings, our kids loved the creek and the pond full of tadpoles. Strongly recommend.
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Krista P.recommends
March 24, 2024
HUNTER’S SPECIAL
Peace and quiet by the river
Our stay at Sheila and Larry's land was great. We booked the hunters special site with our 20ft travel trailer which was nice with full hookups. The pavillion down by the river was really nice and we spent most of our time there relaxing by the water. Loved the bathroom and hot water shower and the availability of firewood with an honors box. It was very quiet there too, which was exactly what we needed for the weekend.
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Vanessa M.recommends
March 17, 2024
2 Riverside Tent Sites
Perfect spot
This place was a perfect spot for a family to get out and spend time in nature without missing your essentials. Clean, safe and soooo pretty! The land owners came to meet us after arrival and were wonderful people to talk to. We already have plans to come back very soon!
Location
Wing, Escambia, Alabama, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Mvskoke (Muscogee) and Pensacola First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
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Hosted by Sheila D.Joined in May 2021
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