Hipcamp host Karrie V.
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Fenced in with 2 exit/entrances that lock from the inside that you control. Urban backyard with lots of native plants and fruit available for picking when in season. Lake Nokomis is 15 blocks away and Minnehaha Falls is approx. 25 blocks away, both easy to bike to. The Greenline Bike trails are 10 blocks away. There is a convenience store/gas station on my block and a Co-Op

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Fenced in with 2 exit/entrances that lock from the inside that you control. Urban backyard with lots of native plants and fruit available for picking when in season. Lake Nokomis is 15 blocks away and Minnehaha Falls is approx. 25 blocks away, both easy to bike to. The Greenline Bike trails are 10 blocks away. There is a convenience store/gas station on my block and a Co-Op grocery store aprox. 12 blocks west.

I Provide: A 10 x 10 white occasion tent that you may use for day shade or to put your tent under, just tell me in advance so I can set it up. I have 2 umbrella tables set up, 1 umbrella and lawn chairs for use along with a moveable fire pit. I also have a small bathroom tent with a simple composting toilet bucket set up with tp. You change the bags every 2 days and place in my garbage bin located in my driveway. There are also 3 food composting bins available. I provide purified drinking water and washing water via a 5 gallon water container with spigot.  It's rustic camping in the city. 

 You provide: A sleeping tent, Bedding, towels, soap etc.

Contact me with any questions you may have.

Lodging provided
Canvas tent
1 site
Up to 3 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
No kitchen
No showers
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Karrie a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Wildlife watching

Roberts Bird Sanctuary across from the Rose Garden offers a beautiful hike.

Biking
Hiking
Paddling
Swimming

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Minneapolis Urban Backyard in Minnesota.

Lake

Lake Hiawatha & Nokomis are a bike ride away.

River, stream, or creek

Minnehaha Creek is 11 blocks away.

Suburban

Urban S. Mpls neighborhood with 6ft wooden privacy fence and 2 locked gates.

Driveway

1 vehicle may park in my driveway.

The vibe at Minneapolis Urban Backyard

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Hipcamper Brad
Brad B.
recommends this listing.
September 10th, 2020

Karrie was an incredibly welcoming host. The site was perfect and as advertised. Would definitely come back again.

Property
Karrie V.’s Land
State
Minnesota
Country
United States
$25/night
1 Site

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