Hipcamp host Alex B.
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*Open during Covid* Located in the Frontenac Arch, this remote slice of wilderness is situated overlooking a beautiful wetland. With no neighbours, you can escape to the silence of the wilderness yet run to the beautiful village of Perth for supplies in just 20 minutes. Short 3 minute hike into the campsite area where there are two tenting spots and a fire pit. This property

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*Open during Covid* Located in the Frontenac Arch, this remote slice of wilderness is situated overlooking a beautiful wetland. With no neighbours, you can escape to the silence of the wilderness yet run to the beautiful village of Perth for supplies in just 20 minutes. Short 3 minute hike into the campsite area where there are two tenting spots and a fire pit. This property allow for that sweet escape you're seeking but strong cell signal allows you to stay connected to the real world when required. Located 3hr from Toronto, 1hr from Ottawa, 1hr from Kingston, 20 minutes to the beautiful summer town of Westport and the Rideau canal

Boating/Fishing: Little Silver lake is just 3 minutes away and is known for great fishing, you can take your boat/canoe/kayak to the public launch on little silver lane.

Swimming: Crowe lake has a great little beach for swimming as well as a boat launch, that is approx 15m drive. 

 

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
1 site
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Kitchen available
No potable water
No showers
No picnic table
No wifi
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-through site
Max length 30ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: loose gravel
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Alex a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 33% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at 5ac Private Forest in Tay Valley in Ontario.

Forest

The vibe at 5ac Private Forest in Tay Valley

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Hipcamper Darryl
Darryl L.
recommends this listing.
May 15th, 2020

A great little private getaway. Not too far from town if you absolutely need something. Birds chirping, chipmunks scampering - all great. Alex’s support was top notch.

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Hipcamper Megan
Megan M.
recommends this listing.
June 2nd, 2020

Amazing spot and a lot of privacy. Going back in 2 weeks!

Hipcamper Tommy

Great time

Tommy H.
recommends this listing.
June 10th, 2020

it was fantastic! the neighbors even looked out for us, telling us about a car light that was left on! we had so much fun we rented the property for the next available weekend

Hipcamper QUINN

Serene

Quinn O.
recommends this listing.
June 17th, 2020

Alex was always very helpful, you won't find a more private site!

Hipcamper Sara K.
recommends this listing.
June 22nd, 2020
Property
Frugal Rock
State
Ontario
Country
Canada
CA$75/night
1 Site

Safety at Hipcamp

Inclusion Policy

We have a zero-tolerance policy against discrimination at Hipcamp and are committed to helping our Host and Hipcamper community be inclusive.

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Hosting Standards

All Hosts should review and adhere to these standards around providing a positive Hipcamp experience, being a thoughtful neighbor, and serving as a responsible citizen.

Hipcamper Standards

All Hipcampers should review and adhere to these standards for safety, trip preparation, and respect in order to uphold Hipcamp’s most important value: “leave it better.”

Safety partners

Recreate Responsibly

  1. Know before you go
  2. Practice physical distancing
  3. Plan ahead
  4. Play it safe
  5. Explore locally
  6. Leave no trace
  7. Build an inclusive outdoors

Leave No Trace

  1. Plan ahead and prepare
  2. Travel and camp on durable surfaces
  3. Dispose of waste properly
  4. Leave what you find
  5. Minimize campfire impacts
  6. Respect wildlife
  7. Be considerate of other visitors

National Weather Service

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