Hipcamp host Sherry C.
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The bell tent is on private property, which has groves of trees and open pastureland. Tent view of pond and giant oak trees. 20 minutes to historic Corsicana, with coffee shops, restaurants, antique stores, boutiques, and the world famous Collin Street Bakery.

Lodging provided
Canvas tent
1 site
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Sherry a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking

Miles of gravel road just outside our gate! Tour of Corsicana Gravel Grinder coming in March, 2020!

Boating

20-25 min from Navarro Mills Lake http://www.navarromillslake.com/

Fishing

20-25 min from Navarro Mills Lake http://www.navarromillslake.com/ Website says: “Has some of the best crappie fishing in Texas...Read more

Wildlife watching

Binoculars and birdwatching booklet inside tent.

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at 400 sq ft bell tent in Texas.

Forest

A combination of forest, groves of trees and pastureland.

Farm

Hydroponic and traditional dirt farm, Kunekune pigs, guard donkeys and bee hives. Book a tour for $50 per group.

Driveway

Gravel drive onto the property. Parking in a gravel culdesac near the tent.

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The vibe at 400 sq ft bell tent

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Hipcamper Nana
Nana B.
recommends this listing.
December 2nd, 2019

The place was so peaceful and private. (Whole woods to yourself!)
The tent was spacious and comfy, well equiped with fridge, water tank and kettle with teas and coffee.
The toilet was a compost, no shower and no access to a water tap when we were there.
Nothing really to do there or around but we enjoyed cookings, outdoor/indoor games, hummock and stargazaing!
The owner were so friendly and helpful.
We'd like to go back there again.

Hipcamper Sherry
Response from Sherry, the Host, on January 1st, 2020

Thank you so much for the feedback, Nana. We have followed through on some of your suggestions, like additional outdoor lighting and a better explanation of the composting toilet. We’re so glad you and your family had fun at Purdon Groves. We’d love to have you back again soon!

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Hipcamper Josh
Josh C.
recommends this listing.
December 9th, 2019

The tent was great, but the best part was that the hosts clearly want to provide a good experience. They set out beds with great blankets, had coffee and tea available, card games, lots of flashlights, batteries and emergency needs, a generator with extra fuel, a stove, campfire, and fire wood. Thanks, Sherry!

Hipcamper Sherry
Response from Sherry, the Host, on January 1st, 2020

Thanks so much for the review, Josh! We’re so glad you and your friends had a great time. We hope to welcome you back soon!

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Hipcamper Ashley

My new go-to glamp spot

Ashley C.
recommends this listing.
February 16th, 2020

Just an hour outside of Dallas but far enough to experience nature. Two gentle, free roaming rescue donkies were the perfect greeting along with our very accommodating hosts. Bed and amenities were extremely comfortable. Surroundings were perfect and just what you would want out of a glamping site. Wish I had time to try out the hammock...next time!

Free roaming, pretzel loving rescue donkies on coyote patrol...all clear here ladies!Magical in the eveningMagical in the morningI didn't know donkies were so gentle...aaand a tad dusty
Hipcamper Sherry
Response from Sherry, the Host, on February 25th, 2020

Thank you so much for the review, Ashley. It was such fun meeting you guys! We appreciate all the helpful advice and look forward to welcoming you to Purdon Groves again soon!

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Hipcamper Joshua

Amazing, relaxing, inspiring

Joshua H.
recommends this listing.
March 8th, 2020

My family and I needed to get away from our everyday stresses and spend time with each other in a peaceful place.
Purdon farms absolutely exceeded our expectations!! Sherry and Houston are the most gracious and down to earth hosts. They made us feel welcome and safe. They educated us about their farm and their animals.
The tent was spacious and inviting. We had warmth and convenience. Everything was perfect.
We loved every second of our visit and we will be returning soon.

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Hipcamper Michael
Michael P.
recommends this listing.
March 14th, 2020

I recommend this place to anyone and everyone!! My family and I had such an amazing time enjoying the outdoors and spending time together! We will definitely be going back many times in the future!!

Hipcamper April
April P.
recommends this listing.
March 14th, 2020

It was an amazing place to recharge and have time as a family. My kids had a blast running wild and free. Sherry and Houston would amazing hosts, and their daughter, emily! We will be making this annual family trip.

Hipcamper Bryan L.
recommends this listing.
January 7th, 2020
Property
Purdon Groves
State
Texas
Country
United States
$100/night
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