Hipcamp host Jack T.,
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Hike, or ride ATVs into the highest point on our property.   Beautiful views of Lincoln Creek valley and the surrounding hillsides.  A network of trails to hike or ride on.  One other campsite on the property over 1/4 mile away.  You might meet someone on the trails.  No Accommodations except a steel fire ring and an old industrial cable spool for a table.   Pack it in, pack

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Hike, or ride ATVs into the highest point on our property.   Beautiful views of Lincoln Creek valley and the surrounding hillsides.  A network of trails to hike or ride on.  One other campsite on the property over 1/4 mile away.  You might meet someone on the trails.  No Accommodations except a steel fire ring and an old industrial cable spool for a table.   Pack it in, pack it out.  Please use  a latrine bucket.  SPEED LIMIT for motorized traffic IS 10mph on all roads and trails!

Campsite area
Tent site
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Short walk
Wheelchair access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Picnic table available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Pack it out
Have a question? Send Jack a message!
  • Check in: After 4PM
  • Check out: Before 3PM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Flexible
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 30% off

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Bicycle

One Large Mens Trek. Rental is for one nights stay.

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ATV 4x4

1 hour of riding time. Only available when hosts are home.

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Propane BBQ grill

Basic propane bbq grill.

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

Limited. Experienced hilly and brushy terrain. We are working on expanding trails.

Hiking

Follow existing trails or blaze your own.

Horseback riding

Lots of existing trails, and Neighboring Port Blakely Tree farms allow horses on their land as well. Thousands of acres availa...Read more

Off-roading (OHV)

We ride our own ATVs extensively through the property. Feel free to ride at your leisure. Be advised that the property is bor...Read more

Wildlife watching

There are at least 5 deer that live on our 40 acres according to our trail cams, and surround properties have many more. Coyot...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Pastoral Overlook in Washington.

Forest
Field

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Hipcamper Michelle
Michelle L.
recommends this listing.
September 1st, 2020

Amazing campsite at Jack’s place. We were here in late summer, so the site was drier and less grassy than in the pictures. Still, we loved the hiking trails surrounded by fresh wild blackberry brushes, the serene calmness of being very remote. The campsite was very private, with an amazing view as promised. Sadly we didn’t get a great sunset as the rain clouds rolled in, and it rained overnight during our stay. Woke up to amazing fresh air. Highly highly recommend staying here!!

Note - you should have an AWD to drive up directly to the campsite so you don’t need to haul your gear to the site.

Evening views, pre-rainPrivate campsiteMorning views, post-rainFire ring + fresh wood
Hipcamper Connor
Connor S.
recommends this listing.
August 30th, 2020

We had an amazing time! The site was clean and secluded. Jack let us drive right up to our site, and was so welcoming and flexible, he even delivered up some firewood on our first night! Our dogs absolutely loved running off leash around the whole site. There are a ton of trails to walk, and ride atv on. We suggest renting the atv for a fun. Also the stars were amazing, itwas a perfect getaway from the city.

We will definitely be returning!

Hipcamper Alex

Great view, lots of privacy!

Alex M.
recommends this listing.
August 20th, 2020

Jack was very helpful and provided a great stay. We stayed at the Pastoral Overlook site, and the view was great! Driving up the ATV paths (in our cars) to the campsite is not for the faint of heart, but you have the option to hike up as well. The trails around the property are well maintained, and great for hiking or riding ATVs/horses. We'll definitely be coming back next year!

Hipcamper Sully

Scenic and private campsite

Sully M.
recommends this listing.
August 16th, 2020

We loved staying at the Pastoral Overlook! The site was scenic and private, and had plenty of room to set up three tents plus a sun pop up for shade. Our car easily made it the 1/4 mile up the hill to the campsite, so unloading our gear was easy. We had two beautiful nights of stargazing, cooking meals on a campfire and making smores. The site is 30 minutes away from Rainbow Falls State Park, so that made for a nice day trip to swim and cool off during the heat.

Hipcamper Kimmi

Peaceful getaway

Kimmi N.
recommends this listing.
August 11th, 2020

This was our first HipCamp experience and it did not disappoint. We were specifically looking for a seculed site so could enjoy a getaway while maintaining social distancing. We were the only people for a quarter mile which was exactly what we were looking for. The site itself had a very pretty view and we were able to find all the firewood we needed with a short walk on the nearby trails. I appreciated that we were able to park right next to the camp site which allowed for easy loading and unloading. I have already recommended this site to friends!

Hipcamper Colleen
Colleen H.
recommends this listing.
August 2nd, 2020

We had a great stay on Jacks property. The site was a fine size for both a large 6 person tent and a small 2 person tent and two cars. If it’s a sunny day, definitely bring a canopy to make some shade, as the site is pretty open! The views and privacy were magnificent, and the sit was clean and we appreciated the table and firepit immensely. Jack was a friendly host, as was his dog Bella :) thanks for a wonderful weekend!

Hipcamper Amanda

Best hipcamp experience yet!

Amanda J.
recommends this listing.
July 30th, 2020

Jack was a great host, very responsive. We Rented the two person ATV and we had the most memorable time. I Highly recommend Jacks campsite. Go for it!

atv ride through the woodsForaging berriesupside-down
Hipcamper Andrew
Andrew S.
recommends this listing.
July 24th, 2020

Very nice and peaceful spot. Beautiful campground with great views. Had a nice picnic table.

Hipcamper Bryn

An incredible camping experience!

Bryn T.
recommends this listing.
July 19th, 2020

We loved our stay at the Pastoral overlook! We drove our AWD minivan right up to the site. The view was beautiful and it was so peaceful. We loved being able to rent the ATVs as well and Jack was so helpful. He even drove up and jumped out car for us when our battery died! We will definitely return!

Awards

Best of 2018 Washington
Finalist
Property
R&R Retreat. Digital Detox.
State
Washington
Country
United States
$25/night
1 Site