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Perfect Getaway with Cabin and Camp

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· Smartsville, Nevada, California
135 acres hosted by Joe C.
1 lodging site
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Escape to Confluence Ranch, where you'll discover a state park-like atmosphere nestled in the foothills of the majestic Sierra Mountains. Imagine waking up each morning to the soothing sound of a creek and being able to explore a 135 acre property. This is the ultimate retreat that combines history, natural beauty, and endless adventure. Confluence Ranch is also a hub for nearby attractions, with Englebright Lake just 5 minutes away. Boating and fishing enthusiasts will love this beautiful lake, which offers a wealth of recreational activities. South Yuba River State Park is another gem located just 15 minutes away, where you can marvel at one of the oldest covered bridges in the West. The crystal-clear waters of Yuba River are perfect for swimming, hiking, and soaking up the sun on the warm beaches. Hiking trails are also available for those looking to explore the area. Black Swan Trail is the closest hiking trail to the property. For those seeking a lively scene, the hip and trendy towns of Nevada City and Grass Valley are only 20 minutes away. Seasonal events and music can be found in these vibrant communities. If you need to stock up on supplies, a grocery store is conveniently located just 10 minutes away. Come experience the beauty and adventure of Confluence Ranch - the perfect destination for a memorable getaway.Experience the serenity of nature at Confluence Ranch. Nestled in the Sierra foothills, the property sits at the intersection of 2 creeks, offering stunning views and an abundance of plant and animal life. The tiny home provides all the essentials for cooking, sleeping, heating, cooling, and cleaning. It's like staying in a state park, but with easy access to nearby activities and amenities. Don't miss the chance to make unforgettable memories at Confluence Ranch.
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12 ratings · 11 reviews
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J. M.recommends
March 25, 2024
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
A perfect creekside spot
The property is beautiful and natural. It’s perfect for anyone wanting solitude and relaxation. There are a few spots to access the creek close to the tiny home, however, the views are spectacular if you walk to the end of the main road. Give yourself some time to explore. I especially enjoyed soaking in the outdoor bathtub under the night sky. My only suggestion to a guest is to bring an extra blanket (we were glad to have our sleeping bags with us to supplement the duvet that is provided). The nights were cool while we were there but that’s to be expected in March. Plenty of firewood is provided but you’ll need some kindling/seasoned wood to get a fire going. Overall, I highly recommend this host and Hipcamp! I can’t wait to come back!
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Tina B.recommends
March 10, 2024
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
Such a fun time at Joe’s Confluence Ranch. We rented the cabin and managed to get a 25 foot class C RV parked as well. It was a great family trip. The outdoor tub is amazing. The sounds of the river and frogs at night were soothing. My 5 year old granddaughter had a blast finding constellations. Huge Dollar General 8 minutes away that came in handy for a few forgotten spices. Joe was great to communicate with and the instructions were clear. Would definitely book again!!
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Alon A.recommends
January 2, 2024
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
The area was peaceful and private. whoever look for a place to connect the nature, this is the place! great value for the money! warm recommendation!
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Savi S.recommends
December 19, 2023
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
Private, scenic and peaceful
Great private, cozy getaway. It was very private and peaceful. We enjoyed roaming around and finding relaxing spots by the creek. The outdoor shower is awesome!!! We can’t wait to come back! It was the perfect escape.
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Nichole M.recommends
November 27, 2023
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
Our stay at Confluence Ranch was even better than I had anticipated! It was a beautiful drive down to the property. The tiny house had just about everything needed for a quick 2 day stay and was a short drive to Penn Valley (for delicious sandwiches and coffee!) and Nevada City. The outdoor tub and shower were so private and relaxing, especially with the creek flowing nearby and the birds chirping. The bed was comfortable and the composting toilet was easy to use. Grateful that the property was dog friendly, though my dog must have heard some critters rustling around and was on alert all night. There was firewood to use, but bring your own kindling. Heater worked great indoors. There are 3 large stairs going up to the house and no railing, so be careful going up and down. The hot water tank is on the smaller side, so be prepared when bathing. All in all, we enjoyed our trip and would recommend!
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Dawn C.recommends
September 1, 2023
Perfect Getaway with Private Creek
Serenity
It was like having a private park only better. The outdoor areas were well groomed with all the provisions to grill, eat, play under the lights and stars. Outdoor tub and shower…magical. Indoors area cozy and comfy…well provisioned and AC. Your only neighbors are wild turkey, deer, horned owl, terrapins and crayfish in the stream and maybe a coyote. Awesome adventure. So very private!
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Smartsville, Nevada, California, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Cayuse, Umatilla and Walla Walla and Nisenan 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 Joe C.Joined in September 2022
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