Community spotlights

Host Spotlight: Restoring Public Access and Camping at Naked Falls

“I wanted to create a culture of mutual respect and kindness, and a sense of stewardship over the river and…

12 months ago

The Making of Camp Cruz

Ismael Cruz is the owner and operator of Camp Cruz, a "redwood paradise" in the Santa Cruz Mountains and one of the first…

1 year ago

Hipcamp Partners with LocalHarvest

Hipcamp is excited to announce our partnership with LocalHarvest. LocalHarvest connects people looking for good food with the farmers who produce…

2 years ago

The Hipcamp Toilet Awards

Let’s face it: the more time you spend outside, the more comfortable you'll be talking about poop. (Listen to this…

2 years ago

Hipcamp Hosts Who are Offering Healing Programs on their Lands

If you're ever feeling anxious, lonely, or disconnected—a jaunt into nature might just be the cure. Seriously! It's been scientifically proven that…

2 years ago

The Secret Life of a Treehouse Builder

Ever wondered what goes into designing and building magical treehouses, like the famous Eagles Nest Treehouse at Salmon Creek Ranch in Bodega…

2 years ago

Why I Invite People to the Land

A camper’s money is nice and sometimes even wonderful to have, but honestly, for me and my farm, it’s not…

2 years ago

The Magic of Nehalem Tipi

This place has the kind of ground that catches your toes, lightly pushing you off when they leave it. It…

2 years ago

Redwood Camping at Salmon Creek Ranch

Lesley and John Brabyn have searched all over the world for the perfect ranch to call home. After years of…

2 years ago

Camping & Rewilding Along the Washington Coast

Sol Mertz of Rose Creek Retreat continuously rehabilitates his property, hoping it can be an example to others as a…

2 years ago

RS17: Celebrating Rural Abundance & Community at Blue Sky Center

Hipcamp has no shortage of hosts who have passion projects and meaningful intentions for their land. A common theme among…

2 years ago

Swim the Scott River and Hike the PCT at Riverfront Orchard Camp

Just west of Mount Shasta, campers can find Riverfront Orchard Camp sitting along the Scott River in Siskiyou County. As…

2 years ago