Hipcamp host Angela A.,
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If you are looking for lots of open space with a 360 degree view of the sky then this is the place for you! This site is great for viewing all kinds of celestial events.  You will also have access to the rest of what Hawkwood Farm offers including forest trails and an array of wildlife.  Pitch a tent, or sleep literally under the stars.   We are abiding by strict social dist


If you are looking for lots of open space with a 360 degree view of the sky then this is the place for you! This site is great for viewing all kinds of celestial events.  You will also have access to the rest of what Hawkwood Farm offers including forest trails and an array of wildlife.  Pitch a tent, or sleep literally under the stars.   We are abiding by strict social distancing procedures, so our contact will be extremely limited at this time.  You may be visited by our good natured Labrador Sawdust and our sweet Great Pyrenees Ivory.  We are asking that people avoid touching our dogs as much as possible during the cover 19 outbreak, and if you do touch them please wipe them with your sanitizing wipe.  We are frequently wiping them with sanitizer on a cloth as well to prevent spread of the virus through contact with the animals and appreciate your cooperation in this.  We are also asking that people take their trash with them so we are not risking contamination from handling other peoples items.  

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers
1 site
Up to 10 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
No showers
Pack it out
Have a question? Send Angela a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 25% off

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Firewood bundle

Start your trip off right with a bundle of firewood.

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Fire starter kit

Includes newspaper, dry kindling, and help if you want/need it.

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Offered on the Host's property or nearby.


We are located 1 mile from the blue trail and the Catoctin loop, the finest mountain biking maryland has to offer.


Please, only barbless fly fishing in our pond. There are many local fishing areas where you can use whatever lure and bait you...Read more


We are 1 mile from the Catoctin mountain trail head, and 6 miles from the Appalachian trail.


There are several close locations where people climb and boulder,

Wildlife watching

The mature Appalachian forest is home to many protected species. The variety of Flora and Fauna is a rare treasure!


Natural features you'll find at Meadow Land in Maryland.


Our forest is protected under the Maryland Environmental trust, and thus is to be enjoyed but undisturbed to preserve its beaut...Read more


3/4 acre moving pond.

River, stream, or creek

Little Catoctin Creek begins as a spring and then a stream through our mountain.


The cascade is a short hike away!

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Hipcamper Ckwm582"(#?
Ckwm582"(#? M.
recommends this listing.
June 2nd, 2018

Erin and Angela are the hosts of Hawkwood Farm and they were such a treat to meet! They've got a gem of a property located in the Catoctin mountain range. As soon as we pulled up we got excited. It's well maintained, full of nature and historic Be sure to read the small packet they give you upon arrival to learn more about the past at Hawkwood Farm.

On site you'll find a pond, a dog named Sawdust, a couple of geese and a cat named Turtle. There's also a blacksmith shop, a woodworking shop and a jewelry shop! Erin is a full-time maker and welcomes you to explore the property!

We found a sweet spot to park our van up on the outer circle of the Meadowland. It's on a little hill and looks down upon the farm. It's far enough away from the main house that you have tons of privacy and has a picnic as well as a fire pit. The land was level and flat and there was plenty of space for us to choose from. In addition to the Meadowland, there's a second site near the pond that campers can pitch a tent. It's also level and is bordered by some really beautiful woods.

As far as attractions go, there are mountain biking and hiking trails a little over a mile east as well as access to the Appalachian Trail only about 6 and a half miles away. A tad further is Cunningham Lake State Park (14 miles) which is a great spot to cool off in the summer.

We highly recommend this place as one to visit and stay at if you're looking for a private, relaxing, cool place to camp in Maryland.

Look at all this space!The property here is lovely.We love the back of our van for taking in the sights!New favorite snack: PB and Strawberries.
Hipcamper John
John F.
recommends this listing.
August 21st, 2018

Angela and Erin were very inviting and extremely friendly. I must say the pictures of the campsite looked amazing but they do this site no justice. The property was spectacular so peaceful, and plenty of trails to hike. Erin greeted us and led us to the campsite, he provided us with a very detailed map of the grounds that laid out all the trails and places of importance. He also provided us with some fire starter wood. The directions were spot on. I will definitely be staying there again.

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Hipcamper Casi

So peaceful...

Casi L.
recommends this listing.
September 22nd, 2020

I can't explain how wonderful this experience was. Secluded, clean, open, beautiful... Erin met us when we arrived, showed us to the site, and gave us a little background of the area. He was super friendly and made us feel welcome!
I wish we could have stayed longer but it was just what we needed. Give this place a chance because we know we will be back for sure!

Hipcamper Alex
Alex K.
recommends this listing.
April 18th, 2021

We had a great stay at Meadow Land. It’s a beautiful site with plenty to do for kids. Angela was incredibly welcoming and responsive, and I’m excited to go back again soon.

Hipcamper Nick
Nick W.
recommends this listing.
May 27th, 2018

A beautiful farm, secluded site, friendly hosts, and an all round great stay!

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Hipcamper Gina
Gina B.
recommends this listing.
June 17th, 2018

Love the people and land of Hawkwood Farm more than words can tell. Truly beautiful, welcoming, generous host family and stunningly beautiful and pristine campsite.

Hipcamper Amy
Amy W.
recommends this listing.
August 14th, 2018

The site was beautiful, as was the surrounding farm land. Angela and Family were wonderful hosts, and we had a great time. I highly recommend the Meadowland site if your looking for a place to escape. It would also be great for a larger group trip.

Hipcamper Christina
Christina O.
recommends this listing.
September 17th, 2018

We had an awesome night camping at Hawkwood farm! The property is gorgeous, and we loved seeing the horses on our way up to the meadow where we camped. Watching the sun set as we hung out by the campfire was incredibly peaceful, and the friendly horses on the walk to the outhouse were a total bonus. Most of all Angela and her husband went above and beyond to welcome us- this was my first time hipcamp-ing and my first time camping alone with my 2 little kids, and not only did they show us around the campsite and enthusiastically invite me to text them if we needed anything at all, Erin let us take a peek into his blacksmith's shop, and even snuck two handmade wooden chess pieces into the bag of kindling he gave us. A completely magical place to stay.

Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer C.
recommends this listing.
November 5th, 2018

We enjoyed a peaceful night in the meadow. Besides the Hawkwood Farm house and another house nearby in the woods, this is a secluded, quiet spot in a pretty meadow with forest surrounding it. There is plenty of space to put multiple tents with a picnic table and a fire ring. The privy is short walk away. I'd definitely come back as the spot is ideal and Angela and Aryn are great hosts!


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