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Linden Camprground

· Apple River, Jo Daviess, Illinois
12 acres hosted by Kevin L.
1 lodging site · 4 RV/tent sites · 3 tent sites
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Kevin is a Star Host
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Best in Illinois: Finalist
Named one of the best Hipcamps to visit in 2023.
Creature comforts
Enjoy the comforts of home at some sites—including flush toilets, showers, and a kitchen.
We bought the farmette with much work outside and home interior remodel to complete. We slowly turned the property into our family oasis. We neighbor a pasture with cows. There are free range chickens running around during the day. Geese greet us every evening and morning at the pond...as do the many bullfrogs. Occasionally you'll hear the coyotes, but then keep their distance. The stars shine peacefully and the sunsets are picturesque (most afternoons). The pond is a great place to swim and fish. The hillside is a nice walk for exercise or take the easier route and sit under the great oak tree in the other pasture. Campsites are off the road, behind our main home. You won't find a sign...we keep it simple.
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619 ratings · 246 reviews
Michele D.recommends
July 8, 2024
Site 7: Afternoon Shade
The farm is PERFECT! It is so much better than even the pictures suggest. Our spot (#7 - Afternoon Shade) was very spacious, with a gorgeous huge tree, under which we spent many fine hours playing games at the picnic table. The pond was a true favorite. We set up chairs, let our dog on a long lead, and he spent the afternoons hunting bullfrogs and dreaming of catching the ducks. Staff member Johnny took great care of us, stopping by to check in and delivering delicious farm-fresh eggs we enjoyed 2 mornings. We're already talking about when we will return. All in all a perfect summer getaway.
Louis S.recommends
July 2, 2024
Site 4: Perimeter
Beautiful area and great views (and stars!) from the campground. Friendly helpful owners.
Judy B.recommends
June 26, 2024
Site 1: Solidly Flat
Judy Redbird Bridges
Hosts very welcoming. Bathroom clean. Bullfrogs at sundown very entertaining. Unfortunately had to leave earlier than planned and didn't get to chat with the chickens. Might do next time.
Sabrina K.recommends
June 25, 2024
Site 1: Solidly Flat
Loved it! Everything was better than we expected, and John was awesome. Will definitely come back and have already suggested to friends.
Lesleigh N.
June 20, 2024
Site 1: Solidly Flat
Beautiful and peaceful!
It’s a nice place to camp. Very peaceful and everyone was very nice especially the host Kevin, and the manager John. I would not describe Site 1 as completely flat, But we managed just fine.
Jeremy H.recommends
June 17, 2024
Site 5: Family Hotspot
Check in was easy, and the land was beautiful! We were treated to a lovely June evening to camp. Nice bathrooms, friendly & quiet camping neighbors, and plenty of kids’ toys at the beach near the pond were a few of the highlights for us. My kids already decided we’ll return!
Apple River, Jo Daviess, Illinois, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of oθaakiiwaki‧hina‧ki (Sauk) & Meškwahki·aša·hina (Fox), Myaamia, Očhéthi Šakówiŋ, Hoocąk (Ho-Chunk), and Kiikaapoi (Kickapoo) First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Kevin L.Joined in August 2018
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