Hipcamp host Sara D.
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Our Heritage and Legacy is a  beautiful shaded lawn under a canopy of old oaks that are a few hundred years old and pecan trees. There is a huge privacy wall of bamboo that gives you a sense of absolute privacy, with a cliff on the opposing side to encase you and your loved ones in this majestic retreat.  There is also a pull up/ hook up area for travel trailers and smaller

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Our Heritage and Legacy is a  beautiful shaded lawn under a canopy of old oaks that are a few hundred years old and pecan trees. There is a huge privacy wall of bamboo that gives you a sense of absolute privacy, with a cliff on the opposing side to encase you and your loved ones in this majestic retreat.  There is also a pull up/ hook up area for travel trailers and smaller rv's with a 20 amp plug in and a 50 amp plug in. This is on a gorgeous area on the deepest swimming hole of the Blanco River in Wimberley, Texas!  OH, and the entire Blanco River in Wimberley is private! There is no river accessible camping available to the public, anywhere in Wimberley!  Has two beautiful docks on the water: one is perfect for morning coffee, wine sipping, fishing, meditating, with an adjacent access ladder and steps to get in and out of the water, the other has a large bench, steps to the water for entering with water toys, etc, and a rope swing! This property includes a cliff to climb with ropes installed and amazing views of the Blanco river valley east and west from the top! 2  kayaks are available for your use with reservation with no rental fees. Additional water toys are available for rent and use as desired/needed: 3 additional kayaks($25/day), 3 tubes($5/day), a SUP ($25/day), along with two other beanbag type chair floats($8/day)-message me for paying for  rentals, as HipCamp does not yet have settings for that option.  There are electrical hookups for rv's/travel trailers (one 20 amp and one 50 amp)- however RV's/Travel trailers will need to bring in your own water tank supply for your general trailer/RV (bathing, toilet, kitchen, etc.) use, please. (The property is on a rain water collection/purification system, and has very limited  water for the overall property use-to have water trucked in to refill the tank is quite expensive.) There are two cliff goats, Thelma and Louise, who love to come visit and snuggle as they travel the cliff and the river road, daily. There is nothing they love more than to be hand fed and they are both incredibly tame! You will have absolute privacy on these 3 acres, with no neighbors, beyond those folks who live across the river on their large pieces of land! The rate is $150/night for up to 4 campers,  and each additional camper beyond, $25/pp. This property is not appropriate for children under 12 because of safety concerns with the cliff, the river and the road bisecting the property that leads to the river. Forgive me, but no children under 12 allowed. I am quite firm about this, and I apologize. What makes it an amazing property, a destination for camping and exploring, also makes it a safety risk for younger children. There is an antique fireplace that is from the origins of the property over a century ago on the large outdoor patio and a huge fire pit on the cliff top.  Bundles of wood are available to purchase at $8 each. We are happy to stock each firepit area with bundles of wood, per your request. You may also purchase a fire starter stick for $5/each. (I did previously supply those, but they kept walking off at the end of each groups stay- thank you for understanding). There is also a full size refrigerator and freezer available for your use during your stay. The overall vibe is absolute peace, serenity, calm, and relaxation. In the evenings, if you are calm, still and quiet, foxes, and raccoons shall run all around your area. It is simply the best of nature being there! The famous Blue Hole and Jacobs Well swimming holes are minutes away, as is  the Blue Hole Regional trail system and park, along with the highly regarded Wimberley Zipline being just 5 minutes down the road, too! DO note, to swim at Jacob's Well, Blue Hole or partake in the Zipline experience requires advance online reservations. Have I mentioned the famous Wimberley Glass Works- just a 15 minute drive away! Bring your lawn games, your corn hole, and relax on the sprawling lush zoysia lawn under the evening twinkling lights strung from the oak trees that are hundreds of years old.  The best restaurants around are also anywhere from 4 - 10 minutes away- even though we are still dealing with the Covid, all restaurants are now open to limited capacity.  Wimberley is a destination tourist town and a culinary journey! Fantastic bonus to add to a  gorgeous location to enjoy in your little slice of heaven, peace and privacy. Please note: This is NOT a commercial campground. 

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, trailers, RVs, vans and truck campers
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Picnic table available
Bins available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Camping vehicle details
Electrical hookup available
Generators allowed
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-in site
Max length 25ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: loose gravel
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Sara a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Super Strict
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Paddling

We have 5 kayaks for rent, and a SUP, along with a variety of 6 floats to enjoy the river with!

Climbing

Cliff climbing with ropes and repelling down to be enjoyed at each persons own risk. Property owners assume no liability for an...Read more

Swimming

The deepest swimming hole on the Beautiful Blanco river! Enjoy!!!

Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Our Heritage And Legacy on 3 acres! in Texas.

Cave

There are some small caves to be found along the cliff facing!

Forest

Ideal hill country forest full of oak trees that are hundreds of years old, pecan trees, and a few cypress trees ...

Mountainous

A sheer river valley wall that can be climbed with minimal difficulty using the ropes installed lead to a breathtaking view of ...Read more

River, stream, or creek

Sooo incredibly majestic!!! The deepest swimming hole on the Wimberley Blanco river!!!

Suburban or backyard

Amazing country privacy! the Blanco River is privately owned by the respective land owners to the middle of the river! NO chaos...Read more

Swimming hole

The deepest swimming hole on the Blanco River in the entire Wimberley Valley.

Driveway

Long and private driveway is of of River Road. Automated gate ensures privacy.

The vibe at Our Heritage And Legacy on 3 acres!

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Hipcamper Danielle

A fun place for activities

Danielle L.
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April 14th, 2020

This was a really fun place to camp! Not only was the cliff AWESOME, but having the water so close just made it a blast. The water was warm and perfect for a canoe or raft. Everything was there ready for us. This is also perfect if you have doggos that you want to keep penned in, as they obviously put a lot of TLC into making dog fences. Everything was well maintained, and the little twinkle lights made it feel luxurious. We had a fun, easy breezy time!

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on April 20th, 2020

So grateful you guys had such a wonderful visit! Please come back soon!

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Hipcamper Cathy

Just what we needed

Cathy H.
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April 16th, 2020

We were very lucky to have found this spot. The location is near to town and great for walking, biking or hiking. The river, located across the street from the camp site, is gorgeous and the view is unobstructed....very serene. The hike up the cliff was fairly easy and again the views at the top incredible
Sara is a great host. She welcomes us, made Sure we had everything we needed and also gave us a welcomed history lesson host. We hope to return soon

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on April 16th, 2020

Thank you for visiting 'Our Heritage and Legacy'! It was truly wonderful hosting the two of you and I look forward to seeing you both again! Thank you for leaving all, in perfect condition! You are a model camper, a dream camper for any host!

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Hipcamper Jessica

An absolute dream!!!!

Jessica P.
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April 21st, 2020

I would highly recommend Sara’s property. It’s absolutely gorgeous. We stayed for 2 nights and had an amazing time here. We spent all day on the river and kayaked the weather was perfect. There are plenty of things to do if you enjoy the outdoors. Both fire pit and fireplace were great to have when it got cooler in the night. Can’t not wait to come back! There is a road that crossed through the property however it didn’t impede on the trip. Was a little busy during the day but nothing at night. Again it didn’t affect us, but for those with children due consider.

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on April 24th, 2020

So glad to hear you guys enjoyed your stay! Look forward to you guys coming back! Thank you for taking such great care of our beloved place!

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Hipcamper Scott

A relaxing weekend on the river

Scott P.
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May 3rd, 2020

Had a great stay at Out Heritage and Legacy. The location on the river was perfect. Just the relaxing weekend I was looking for. Wonderful swimming, kayaking, fishing, and hammock time. The host, Sara, communicated with us throughout our stay and provided a great experience. Will be coming back!

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Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on May 6th, 2020

Love the pictures you shared! Thank you for those! Look forward to hosting you gentlemen, again! Big Hugs to Hudson!

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Hipcamper Nadir
Nadir K.
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May 6th, 2020

Sara's place is a slice of heaven. Our family of 4 and 2 dogs loved spending 2 nights on the property. Swimming, hiking, paddling and cliff climbing with great views and wonderful hosts.

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on May 6th, 2020

Thank you for coming out and enjoying our treasured retreat of sanctuary! Please feel free to share the link from Hipcamp with your friends and family! Look forward to seeing you guys again!

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Hipcamper Eli
Eli M.
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March 13th, 2020

With Spring break approaching, I wanted to take my 9 and 12 year olds camping. Unfortunately most State Parks were booked, fortunately I found Our Heritage. I'll break it out in the Great, Good and Bad
Great:
1. Wow the views are amazing.
2. Totally private gated property
3. An amazing patio with an 126 year old fireplace
4. Blanco river. Spring fed and clear.
5. The cliff was a favorite. It is pretty challenging
6. Sarah was an amazing host

Good
1. Well kept property
2. Wimberly is close by, with tons of things to do.
3. Shaded area with amazing trees
4. Two private docks for fishing and river entry

Bad
1. Its right on the road.
2. Road noise at night was a problem (note we did say busy peak during spring break)

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on March 14th, 2020

Eli, I do apologize for that. That is one thing I have no control over and Wimberley is a tourist town. Add Spring Break to the equation, and traffic increases, exponentially. Two groups before you actually camped on the cliff top! Now that they boys feel more secure being up there, try that, next time? I have done that a few times, it is wonderful, peaceful!

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Hipcamper Eli

Cliffside view of the blanco river

Eli M.
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March 14th, 2020

Our Heritage was exactly as advertised.
Pros
It had an amazing view from the cliff side.
Host is great.
126 year old fire place on property
Toilet on property
Lights and electricity available
The Blanco River was beautiful and clear.
Large oaks on property make great shade trees and add beauty to the property.
Gated driveway, so its private.
In Wimberly Texas, so pleanty to do for everyobe.
Blue Hole is close.
Jacobs Well is within a few minutes drive

Cons
Property is next to busy road. Constant vehicle noise (note, I did go during Spring Break so traffic could have been higher than normal)
Old abandoned home next to property an eye sore but didnt bother us.
You have to cross the road to get to river.

I hope this helps. We had a blast. The views were amazing.

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on April 20th, 2020

Hi Eli, in regards to the abandoned camp house adjacent to my property, the 2015 floods were devastating for all in this section of the Blanco River- every single property was decimated in total, to include my own. Not everyone could afford to rebuild as it had to be done in cash, because of the way FEMA was changing the flood plains and the rules (its complicated). Additionally, that is not my property, so I simply have no control over it. I hope you can take this into consideration. My goal, someday is to be able to buy the neighbors out and do something wonderful with that property, but they are not ready to sell as of current. Additionally, due to your expressed message about the road bisecting my property, I shall now give all campers a set of ear plugs, upon check in! When camping there myself, I had used earplugs, but it was for my tent mates snoring! Thanks for the feedback! I truly enjoyed you and your boys coming out and hope to see you all again, soon! Thanks for being amazing hipCampers!

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Hipcamper Nikole

So much fun!

Nikole V.
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April 26th, 2020

The Blanco river is one of the most beautiful Texas rivers and I am so grateful that we had the opportunity to camp in such a gorgeous space with a little piece of the river all to ourselves for the weekend. What a DREAM.

Sara met us when we arrived and showed us around. She told us all about the site and gave us some recommendations for sunrise and sunset. She was super sweet and thoughtful! (thanks Sara!) They have obviously put a lot of time and love into creating this space.

The site was STUNNING, had ample shade and super clean grass to set our tent up on (yay no rocks!)
It was mostly enclosed by a fence so we were happy to let our dogs off leash or put them into the dog run if needed.
This site would be great for any time of year because it has plenty of shade, private river access and a space up on the cliff for direct sun and stunning hill country views!

We woke up underneath a canopy of trees and sounds that made me feel as if I were in the middle of the rain forest, hung out by the river and did some fishing, had fun kayaking and basking in the sun throughout the day.

Can not recommend this site enough!

Te dogs loved getting to run around freely. Great for swimmin' The water was super clean and clear.A large patio with a dining table and fireplace! Complete with string lights.
Hipcamper Ashlee
Ashlee F.
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May 25th, 2020

Our Heritage and Legacy is a true gem on the Blanco River. Sara and her family take great pride in their property and go above and beyond to ensure that their guest are comfortable. Communication with Sara was very prompt and helpful. Upon arrival she gave a tour of the property and an orientation to highlight safety features and tips to make our stay more enjoyable. This property has it all including easy access to the river from a private dock, gorgeous views from the cliff, fire pit and fireplace, refrigerator/freezer, patio table and chairs, water toys, and toilet. I highly recommend this property and look forward to another stay.

Hipcamper Sara
Response from Sara, the Host, on May 27th, 2020

Thank you so much! Happy to hear you guys had a wonderful visit, and truly look forward to your next visit!

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Property
Our Heritage and Legacy
State
Texas
Country
United States
$150/night
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