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Sleep in an Iowa Barn @ TLC

· Zearing, Story, Iowa
28 acres hosted by Gretta R.
1 lodging site · 1 tent site
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Enjoy the comforts of home at some sites—including flush toilets, showers, and a kitchen.
Threshold Learning Center is 28 acres of prairie, creek, woods, and our barn dormitory.  Threshold is first, an outdoor learning center for schools during the school year, and a summer camp offering several day camps, family camps, and trips.  As a non-profit, however, we are constantly trying to find a way to  offer our programs to everyone regardless of whether they are able to pay our fees while still making enough money to stay open.  We started renting TLC to the public 5 years ago for weddings, reunions, or just families who are looking to connect to the world around them.  Our motto is "No Child Left Inside" and we want every inner child to enjoy what we have at TLC.  We have 7 bedrooms in our dormitory, 5 camp sites, a large camp fire ring, a mini-golf course, and we are always willing to lead your group in an educational experience or take you on a hayrack ride.
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Zearing, Story, Iowa, United StatesTraditional, ancestral territory of Báxoje Máyaⁿ (Ioway), oθaakiiwaki‧hina‧ki (Sauk) & Meškwahki·aša·hina (Fox), and Očhéthi Šakówiŋ First Nations according to To respect the Host's privacy, the precise address of this land will be provided after booking
Hosted by Gretta R.Joined in August 2018
Response rate: 100%Response time: Within 13 hours
33 ratings · 27 reviews
Drake A.recommends
October 18, 2023
TLC Barn Dormitory & Camping
Had an excellent time! Loved the space. I would recommend this place for anyone who is planning an event.
Mia L.recommends
August 29, 2023
TLC Camping
Best Stay Ever!
This was the most beautiful place we have stayed at to date. The hosts are so warming and lovely and the site itself is more than we could have asked for. Thanks TLC for giving us a nice home for a couple of nights and for being a genuinely caring organization that takes care of the community and the children.
Jorl C.recommends
July 16, 2023
TLC Camping
Perfect spot
I loved the tent camping at Greta’s place. What a find! Such a great place to relax and let the world spin for a few days. Can’t wait for my next trip to Iowa so I can stay again.
Anna H.recommends
May 31, 2023
TLC Camping
Great spot! Easy to find, clean bathroom and shower, firewood, potable water and rubbish disposal! Had lovely chats with the hosts aswell! Would definitely stay again! Thanks Gretta!
Zane A.recommends
May 13, 2023
TLC Camping
Nice quiet property with convenient accommodations. The weather was a bit stormy so Gretta graciously offered a room in the barn. I’ll definitely stay again if I’m passing through.
Shannon K.recommends
June 26, 2022
TLC Barn Dormitory & Camping
Great Stay!
Perfect stay! Beautiful and peaceful. Great stop on our trip. Gretta let our girls use the arts and crafts on a rainy night and all the amenities were a welcome addition to our stay. Would stay again without hesitation.
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