Hipcamp host Logan B.
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Get into Low Gear and take things slow. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the peace of the countryside. Our 100+ year old farmhouse is located on a hill in the corner of our 75 acre property, bordered on the south by the San Saba River on the ancestral land of the Tonkawa, Comanche and Lipan Apache nations. Enjoy the outdoors without having to worry about

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Get into Low Gear and take things slow. Escape the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy the peace of the countryside. Our 100+ year old farmhouse is located on a hill in the corner of our 75 acre property, bordered on the south by the San Saba River on the ancestral land of the Tonkawa, Comanche and Lipan Apache nations. Enjoy the outdoors without having to worry about setting up camp. We've got everything you need.

The guest room has two twin beds (linens and towels provided), two chairs, large shelves/countertop for your luggage and personal items, and a fan. You'll be sharing the farmhouse (and bathroom) with your hosts, Logan and Geer, as well as their friendly house pets, two cats and two dogs. You are welcome to use our kitchen, living room, front porch and screen porch (the guest room opens on to the screen porch). To help conserve water, all our toilets are compost toilets. In addition to the one in the restroom, there is one in an "outhouse" behind the house with excellent views of the sunset that guests are welcome to use.

Things to do on our property include wading/swimming/fishing/paddling in the river, exploring/hiking, bird and wildlife watching, picnicking, star gazing (the Milky Way is quite visible here!), s'mores by the fire (when there's not a burn ban), or just hanging out on the porch with a nice cold beverage. We are also happy to show you our permaculture works in progress and you may join us in farm activities if you so desire. Our four goats are always happy to get attention from visitors ;)  Fresh eggs are often available for sale from our happy, pasture raised hens, as well as other farm goods such as fresh, home-baked sourdough bread. Breakfast can be provided for a small additional fee, just let us know if you're interested.

Nearby(ish) attractions include the ruins of the Presidio de San Saba, Menard's Pioneer Rest Cemetery, Mason's Odeon Theatre, Enchanted Rock State Park, South Llano State Park and more.

We love meeting new people and welcome diversity!

Accommodation provided
Cabin
No. of sites
1 bookable site
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 3 people per site
Potable water available
Fires allowed
Firewood provided, fire ring w/ grill, communal...
Toilet available
No pets
Showers available
Hot water
Pack it out
Picnic table available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Logan a message!
  • Check in: After 11AM
  • Check out: Before 2PM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 50% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

We often bike into town and the rural roads around here are nice to bike on. just wear a helmet and have lights!

Fishing

The san saba river has some good fishing!

Hiking

Hike around the property or visit one of the nearby state parks, such as enchanted rock, south llano, or lost maples.

Horseback riding

If you bring a horse, you can ride it.

Paddling

The river is pretty shallow in a lot of places, but we've paddled a canoe down it. you have to carry over rocks at places. we h...Read more

Climbing

There's fantastic climbing just over an hour away at enchanted rock state park.

Swimming

Take a dip in the san saba river!

Wildlife watching

Lots of wildlife. deer, coyotes, bobcats, birds, bats, snakes, ringtails, armadillos and more.

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Farmhouse Room @ Low Gear Farmstead in Texas.

River, stream or creek

The san saba is the southern border of our property.

Swimming hole

Small swimming hole in the san saba river.

Farm
Ranch

Places to see near Low Gear Farmstead

South Llano River State Park
South Llano River State Park
32 miles way Explore
San Angelo State Park
San Angelo State Park
66 miles way Explore
Colorado Bend State Park
Colorado Bend State Park
69 miles way Explore
Inks Lake State Park
Inks Lake State Park
75 miles way Explore
Lake Brownwood State Park
Lake Brownwood State Park
75 miles way Explore
Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park
Lyndon B Johnson National Historical Park
75 miles way Explore
Garner State Park
Garner State Park
90 miles way Explore
Blanco State Park
Blanco State Park
91 miles way Explore
Pedernales Falls State Park
Pedernales Falls State Park
92 miles way Explore
Abilene State Park
Abilene State Park
94 miles way Explore
Guadalupe River State Park
Guadalupe River State Park
97 miles way Explore

The vibe at Farmhouse Room @ Low Gear Farmstead

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Hipcamper Jacob

Great people and location

Jacob G.
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December 2nd, 2018

Logan and Geer were incredibly accommodating and superior hosts.
I had a great experience staying at their farm and would highly recommend it to other folks traveling in the area. It's a true gem of a spot to stay w/ company that's hard to beat!

Hipcamper Logan
Response from Logan, the Host, on December 2nd, 2018

Thanks Jake! We really enjoyed your company as well.

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Property
Low Gear Farmstead
State
Texas
$25/night
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