Hipcamp host Jonathan S.
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Camp closer to the stars while completely surrounded by hardwood forests. Drive your vehivle (SUV highly recommended) ⅛ mile up a steep winding 2 track to the small clearing at the top of the 90 foot high hill and pitch your tent on the grassy area. (room for up to 4 tents and 2 vehicles in your group)
Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers
2 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
No showers
Have a question? Send Jonathan a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%


Offered on the Host's property or nearby.


There are about a mile or trails on our 20 acres of rolling hills or you could ride on the country roads in the area.


There is a state public Access and boat ramp about 1 mile from our land. Not for launching large boats. The lake is called inte...Read more


Catch and release bluegills in our large pond or fish any of the many public lakes in the area.


There are about a mile or trails on our 20 acres of rolling hills or you can hike on. There is a ribbon around the property so ...Read more


The Jordan rivet is a very good river for paddling. No white water, but it is moving.

Wind sports

I have seen many sail boards and kite boards on Torch lake and lake Michigan.


Boyne mountain has a very fun zip line tour through the forest. This is about 23 miles away.

Snow sports

We are located approximately 6 miles from Shanty Creek and Schuss mountain ski and golf resort. Cross country ski trails in the...Read more


The big pond is about 100 by 300 feet. You could swim in it if you don't mind swimming with the pond creatures.

Wildlife watching

You will be camping in the woods with all the local wildlife. So just keep your eyes open and you may see some critters or birds.

Off-roading (OHV)


Natural features you'll find at Hill top haven in Michigan.


You can visit clean sand beachs on the shores of lake Michigan or Torch lake just 15 miles away.


Our 20 acres are rolling hills of hardwoods, mostly maple.


Lakes are very abundant in this part of Michigan. All are clean clear water.

River, stream, or creek

The Jordan River valley natural area is about 15 minutes away.

Swimming hole

The big pond 100 by 300 has a dock and a rope swing on the deep end.


The small stream has 7 small water falls that drop a total of 12 feet over the course of about 1000' feet of street as it flows...Read more

The vibe at Hill top haven

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Hipcamper Ali

Better than traditional campgrounds

Ali H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 2)
July 8th, 2019

We had a group of 8 and we had an absolute blast. This place is so much better than a normal campsite. Make sure you have an suv because it is a hike to get to the hilltop but once you are up there, it will not disappoint. Jonathan was such a caring host and tended to any of our needs!

Flowing Waters
United States
2 Sites

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