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Setup a tent, hang a hammock or stay in one of our primitive structures. Blackthorn-USA is an Outdoor Adventure School in Randolph, KS.  teaching Primitive Skills, Bushcraft, Homesteading and more. Our campsites range from moderately secluded, semi groomed areas to completely wild and untraveled. Off road vehicle parks, ziplines, kayak rentals and outstanding hunting and Continue reading...

Setup a tent, hang a hammock or stay in one of our primitive structures. Blackthorn-USA is an Outdoor Adventure School in Randolph, KS.  teaching Primitive Skills, Bushcraft, Homesteading and more. Our campsites range from moderately secluded, semi groomed areas to completely wild and untraveled. Off road vehicle parks, ziplines, kayak rentals and outstanding hunting and fishing are just a short drive away.

Our forests of cedar, oak, walnut, osage orange, cottonwood and more, along with our close proximity to water, provide excellent habitat for whitetail deer, raccoon, bobcat, fox, beaver, muskrat and many others. Many birds make their home here as well. It’s not uncommon to see turkey, hawks and eagles during the day or hear various owls at night.

The Flint Hills provides us with an abundance of flint and other unique rocks from glacial deposits. The diversity of plants, trees, wildlife and other natural resources make this an ideal place to learn, grow and relax under the stars.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers, rv & moto...
No. of sites
4 bookable sites
RV details
Max length 40ft
RV hookups
Electricity
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 8 people per site
No potable water
Bring your own water, purify from river or stream
Fires allowed
Firewood provided, fire ring, fire ring w/ gril...
Toilet available
Portable toilet
No pets
No showers
Bath in river or stream
Bins available
Recycling bin, trash bin
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Have a question? Send Dave a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 50% off
Forest
Lake
River, stream or creek
Beach
Cave
Coastal
Desert
Hot spring
Mesa or canyon
Mountainous
Prairie, meadow, or plain
Redwoods
Suburban or backyard
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Wetlands
Farm
Ranch
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
OHV
Wildlife watching
Biking
Boating
Horseback riding
Wind sports
Climbing
Snow sports
Surfing
Swimming
Whitewater paddling

The vibe at Blackthorn Basecamp

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Hipcamper Linda
Linda
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 16th, 2018

This is a diamond in the rough..Dave and Joy were so gracious and shared all their future plans with us. We arrived more than two hours later than we had planned and not only was Dave accommodating, he actually waited for us to show us where to camp. The sites are filled with all kinds of cool structures, including a Gothic building that is big enough for a bed, refrigerator and an air conditioner..what a cool concept. There is a trampoline, great climbing trees, a tire swing and other swings...they had the cleanest porta potty I have ever seen. He helped us open our trailer and brought some grease in the morning to lubricate the slides of the bed...so very thoughtful...these people are the epitome of what Hipcamp represents...I will definitely return here the next time I am in kansas.

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Hipcamper Dave
Response from Dave, the Host, on August 19th, 2018

Thank you so much! It was great having you, Tony and the kids out here. Looking forward to seeing you all next time you pass through! Hope the rest of your trip and journey home goes well! Cheers!

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Property
Blackthorn Basecamp
State
Kansas
$30/night
4 Sites