Hipcamp host Teri H.
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Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky - Away at Green Hill - Ever wanted your own private park? Now offering a Mini Outdoor Getaway with Unique Shelter.

Winter Rate, Private, Unique, Not to far away from anything.   

Book private day-use use of our 1840's log house 30 minutes from Cincinnati. Surrounded by forest on a ridgetop, privacy is yours. This Boone County Histori


Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky - Away at Green Hill - Ever wanted your own private park? Now offering a Mini Outdoor Getaway with Unique Shelter.

Winter Rate, Private, Unique, Not to far away from anything.   

Book private day-use use of our 1840's log house 30 minutes from Cincinnati. Surrounded by forest on a ridgetop, privacy is yours. This Boone County Historical Register structure is "unchinked" meaning the gaps between the logs have not been filled. So, while you are sheltered from the elements, it allows for light, air, and ambient temperatures to flow through. Perfect for the folks who want a little nature - but not too much!

The first floor is one large open room with a soapstone wood burning stove providing radiant heat. A wood, serving table is present. Food can be warmed on the top of the stove. The second floor is open and has a table for seating with log chairs. Wrap-around porch with wooden rocking chairs, benches, and tables. Sit and enjoy the view.

Grass surrounds the cabin which includes a picnic table and fire ring. Beyond that is a forest that, in the fall and winter gives you a unique view of the surrounding hilltops; in the spring and summer, its lush and green. Wide walking paths circle the ridge top for easy strolls that lead right back to the cabin. Hiking "light" can be found on the Great Googly Moogly Trail that dips into the forest; it's a mostly easy trail except for a very short, steep section at the entrance.

Short-walk from main parking area (250'). Can drive and park one or two cars directly at the cabin to deliver supplies or people. Sparkling clean outhouse located near the parking area approximately 500' away.

You provide everything else you need: food, drinks, etc. Clean up as you found it.


Booking fee includes all the above for 6 hours plus for maximum 8 people:- A welcoming fire in the fireplace, along with wood to keep it going. Assistance at check-in to ensure you are set up and comfortable.

- Six hour window - flexible as to arrival time. 

- Extras can also be purchased: - Starter kit and firewood for outside fire; camp stove.

- Day rental only at this time; overnights in the near future. Campsites available for booking if an overnight is requested.

- Covid protocols in place - sanitizer and wipes provided. 


Close to: Rabbit Hash General Store, Big Bone Lick State Park, Dinsmore Homestead, Middlecreek Park and more. 

Open-air but protected. Private but close. Rustic but nice.

Lodging provided
1 site
Up to 10 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Picnic table available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send teri a message!
  • Check in: After 8AM
  • Check out: Before 8PM
  • Cancellation policy: Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response rate: 100%

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Hipcamper Matt

Beautiful, quiet and idyllic. 10/10

Matt G.
recommends this listing.
December 27th, 2020

Sorry for the delayed review. The holidays and all. The cabin site was beautiful. Driving in was pretty easy, we turned off the country road onto the gravel road and went up. We did drive just past the driveway up to your property but realized it quickly and turned around. Driving in, through the trees into that beautiful private area just set us in the right mood. Once we got to the site we couldn't believe how awesome it was. It was so idyllic I didn't even want my car there. We did park it out of view. We unpacked and set up, got the fire started quickly. The night was cold but the extra wood we bought was great - thanks for delivering it to the site. We took a night hike into the field and then down around to the pond. It was so dark we had to use our headlamps - perfect. Near the pond we heard two owls calling each other. My wife says they were barred owls. We cooked and had a great sleep. The next morning we lounged in, made coffee, pancakes and eggs. We had a morning walk around the property. The outhouse was the nicest we've ever seen; simple, didn't expect or need much but it surprised us. Thanks again. We hope to come back in early spring and watch the trees bloom. And - It was nice to meet you two. Its always better staying as guests at a place where the hosts are actually super nice. We left a little gift for you in the cabin.

Sunset at the pond.Wrap around porch.  View of back of cabin.  The front is even more beautiful.Found feather on leaf near pond.
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