Hipcamp host Jeremiah M.
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Come set up camp on the back of a nice ridge, in the woods where you will find amazing sunrises and sunsets. Find yourself enjoying a private piece of nature while remaining close to Mt Mitchel, Carolina hemlocks, and the Blue Ridge Parkway.  You will also find yourself not too far from Burnsville as well. Can't wait to host your next adventure into the outdoors!

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
6 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Short walk
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Wifi available
No showers
No picnic table
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Jeremiah a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 20% off

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

You can Ride down Double island Rd long windy

Fishing

You have the south toe river to fish just away

Hiking

Plenty of places around the area for all levels of hikers

Paddling

Riding stables 15 min up the road

Swimming

Rivers

Whitewater paddling

20 min away

Wildlife watching

🦃 and deer

Horseback riding

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Gateway to Mt Mitchel in North Carolina.

Driveway

All parking is down by the Rd and safe

Forest
Mountainous

The vibe at Gateway to Mt Mitchel

Places to see near Gateway to Mt Mitchell

12 Reviews

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Hipcamper Jo

Good for a short getaway

Jo S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 3rd, 2020

The campsite is up a hill beside the owner’s house; while it is not completely secluded, you still get plenty of privacy. We were happy to meet the host’s adorable pig Gus, who roams around freely and would hang out at our camp with us. There is also a friendly husky who is out and about. Asheville is about 45 minutes away and we made a day trip there during our stay. We also found a good coffee shop not too far away from the property. Jeremiah was very accommodating and generous, giving us free firewood, building us a makeshift toilet, and making his hose available to us. Would definitely come back again, the land is beautiful and it was a great stay!

Hipcamper Leslie
Leslie C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 6th, 2020

Jeremiah was a great host! Gave us some tips for hikes and waterfalls in the area. The campsite is very secluded (feels like your queen/king of the hill), yet not far from where you park your car. There's also a grocery store nearby. Would highly recommend!

Beautiful lighting through the trees.Campfire after rainy afternoon.Plenty of space to pitch tents and hang hammocks!
Hipcamper Jeremiah
Response from Jeremiah, the Host, on July 8th, 2020

Y'all were great campers thank you for leaving the place like you found would love to have you back anytime

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Hipcamper Mary
Mary W.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 23rd, 2020

Didn’t meet host. Wasn’t there till the next morning when I left and he waved at me. Had some kind of revolving blue light on top of his house which shown into my tent. It was conveniently located near Mt. Mitchell and made it very easy for me to get back to hiking .

Hipcamper Pia

Had such a great time!

Pia C.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 6th, 2020

Jeremiah had such a welcoming positive energy! We really enjoyed our stay. He is awesome!

Hipcamper Parker
Parker L.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 7th, 2020

Great spot. Super easy and convenient. Lots of trees for hammocks. Great spot

Hipcamper Hannah

Alternative to crowded campgrounds

Hannah T.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 5th, 2020

The nearby first-come-first serve campgrounds were all full earlier than expected which left us scrambling. Luckily we were able to find Jeremiah’s place, book instantly, and arrive 15 minutes later. We were so very appreciative for this!

The campsite was perfectly fine. Plenty of firewood to find, flat places for tents, and private. You’re atop a ridge so you can see the mountains all around through the trees but can also hear traffic and all that (quiet and balanced out by the nature sounds so it was fine). And while we had none of the campground amenities we had originally planned, it turned out to be better with the quiet and privacy this site allowed us.

Hipcamper Hanna
Hanna O.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 18th, 2020

We didn’t meet the host but had a great time! It was easy to find. There were a few other groups camping, but there was enough space between us all to feel private. Would recommend!

Hipcamper Emily

Wouldn't recommend

Emily H.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 21st, 2020

It was not clear from the listing that this site can be booked by multiple parties. When we arrived around sunset, the host was not present and every flat, level piece of property was taken by other campers. This was pretty disappointing and I couldn't recommend this site.

Hipcamper Ryan P.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 26th, 2020
Hipcamper Gabriela A.
doesn't recommend this listing.
(Dispersed site)
October 19th, 2020
Hipcamper Caroline T.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 5th, 2020
Hipcamper Liz D.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 3rd, 2020
Property
Gateway to Mt Mitchell
State
North Carolina
Country
United States
$20/night
6 Sites

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