Hipcamp host Susie T.
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A 326 acre mix of 30 year old pines and a 40 acre bottom with a small lake and little cabin. Solar lights in cabin with fire pit out by lake. Can drive to cabin if weather is dry.

Lodging provided
Cabin
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Picnic table available
Bins available
No potable water
No showers
No wifi
Have a question? Send Susie a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 50% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Taylor Pines in Tennessee.

Forest
Lake

The vibe at Taylor Pines

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Hipcamper Erin + Caroline
Erin + Caroline M.
recommends this listing.
January 8th, 2018

Taylor Pines is located just a short drive from Interstate 40. Our host, Susie, had a friend meet us out at the property. He was waiting for us in the driveway when we arrived and led us back to the property. The road back to the property isn’t really a road - there were tire tracks to mark the way and the path was flat but the grass is overgrown and makes it hard to see what you’re driving over. We unfortunately we dinged up the bottom of our new van on some rocks and sticks. The plastic is currently hanging off the bottom of the undercarriage. If you’re going there in a car, drive slow and keep your eyes peeled. Even better would be a truck with a little bit more clearance.

The property itself is pretty with a little cabin that sits back about 50 feet from a small lake. The little front porch gives you a really nice view of the water. Though we visited in winter when parts of it were frozen, it isn’t hard to imagine it in spring and summer when the trees are leafed out and beautiful. It’s private and secluded and we think it’d be the perfect little getaway. There’s even a little metal boat down by the water’s edge!

As for the cabin, the inside isn’t quite ready to go (it looks like it’s being used for storage) but Susie’s friend said she’s thinking about allowing people to stay in there. There isn’t a bathroom in the cabin but he said she was considering adding air conditioning and heat. Even without cabin access, there are plenty of tent sites to choose from and even a fire pit to hang out around. Seems like a fun place and we’d definitely give it a try in warmer weather.

How cute is this little shelter?Caroline down by the lake.The drive on up to the property!You ready for a hike?!
Hipcamper Danijela
Danijela Z.
recommends this listing.
January 29th, 2018

We loved our stay here so much. It was very muddy to the cabin due to days of rain so Susie let us stay in her barn apartment which was honestly a better fit for us as a family of 4 and a dog! She was so very nice and we felt very safe on her land .

Hipcamper Michelle
Michelle L.
recommends this listing.
June 1st, 2018

Susie was very helpful in getting me to the location and once I arrived
got me settled in the middle of the most majestic piece of property by the lake with the trees
I was so appreciative for friendly face and a welcome
and I love scout

Hipcamper Chaz
Chaz A.
recommends this listing.
October 7th, 2018

Great place! Loved the private lake and cabin!

Hipcamper Lily
Lily A.
recommends this listing.
November 5th, 2018

Taylor Pines well exceeded our expectations. My husband and I stayed two nights, both pretty chilly and a little damp. Upon arrival our host met us at a main road and guided us into a extremely private campsite. There was a generous fire pit, lounge chairs, a boat, and an extremely cozy little cabin. The cabin has a twin bed, a few chairs and tables. There were little details that made everything much more comfortable, like a few extra blankets and paper towels. We walked the local trails, explored the lake, and overall have a great time admiring the solitude. We were looking for something close to home to have a little getaway, and this hit the spot. As my husband noted ‘I had no idea so much beautiful nature was so close to us’. I would recommend this site to anyone who is looking for a nice isolated but cozy location.

Hipcamper Dal

Amazing

Dal E.
recommends this listing.
June 30th, 2019

Susie was the perfect. My sons and I had the best 3 days! The boat, fish, fire pit, trails, cabin. All perfect.

Taylor Pines
Hipcamper Shelby

Off the grid! just what i needed.

Shelby H.
recommends this listing.
August 18th, 2019

This cabin is right next to a beautiful lake. We brought the dogs and they went for a swim! Will for sure be coming back next time I need to get off the grid for a night.

Hipcamper Li

Highly recommend

Li K.
recommends this listing.
October 2nd, 2019

Very sweet spot to camp and relax next to a pond. A little clearance on your vehicle is helpful to get to the site, but a passenger car can make it fine down the 1/4 mile unpaved (but no incline) drive. Highly recommend.

Hipcamper Mark

Very private and beautiful place.

Mark R.
recommends this listing.
October 6th, 2019

We liked it so much we stayed an extra night.

Property
Taylor Pines
State
Tennessee
$50/night
1 Site
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