Hipcamp host Dan
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We have enjoyed playing in and around the Thatcher Brook for 15 years. Now we're looking to share that with others. Located adjacent to the Waterbury Community Path and Ben & Jerry's, its front and center in the Waterbury/Stowe recreation mecca. Take your bike to Hunger Mountain or Perry Hill trail systems. Walk to Ben & Jerry's for a quick ice cream. Maybe Continue reading...

We have enjoyed playing in and around the Thatcher Brook for 15 years. Now we're looking to share that with others. Located adjacent to the Waterbury Community Path and Ben & Jerry's, its front and center in the Waterbury/Stowe recreation mecca. Take your bike to Hunger Mountain or Perry Hill trail systems. Walk to Ben & Jerry's for a quick ice cream. Maybe take a very short drive to the Waterbury Center State Beach, or Cold Hollow Cider Mill, or many of the fantastic micro breweries surrounding us like the Alchemist or Prohibition PIg.

The property has one primitive tent sites. Please be aware, there are no facilities (like bathrooms) by the tents. We ask that you leave no trace... take out what you take in.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
1 bookable site
Access
Walk to listing
Group sizes
Up to 6 people per site
No potable water
Bring your own water, purify from river or stream
Fires allowed
No toilet
Dig a cathole, pack it out
Pets allowed
On leash
No showers
Bath in river or stream
Pack it out
No picnic table
No wifi
No RV hookup
No RV sanitation
Have a question? Send Dan a message!
  • Check in: After 1PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: None
  • Accepts bookings: 2 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 25% off
Biking
Fishing
Hiking
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Boating
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
OHV
Climbing
Snow sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling

The vibe at Thatcher Brook in Waterbury

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Hipcamper Erin
Recommends this listing

Beautiful views of the classic Vermont landscape, with the charm of Waterbury, access to mountains on all sides & the infamous Ben & Jerry's ice cream factory. All in all, endless opportunities for adventures & good eats!

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Hipcamper Samantha
Recommends this listing

Really great spot, had a great stay. Really nice, a little close to the road so not for you if total seclusion and immersion in nature is what you're after but still enough privacy otherwise. Would definitely return.

Hipcamper Evan
Does not recommend this listing

Take this review with a grain of salt, because my buddy and I visited in mid November--not the ideal time of year for outdoor camping in the northeast. Also, we arrived after dark and had to leave early morning. However, here are a few short notes of our experience: When we arrived, Dan was quick to shoot us a message, making sure we knew where and how to park along the highway near his place, and he was easy to communicate with. However, we had a hard time finding a great place to set up the tent, and we didn't find a place to build a fire (which was sort of important given the time of year we were camping). I will say, though, that the land and the creek near which we set up are both very pretty, and I wish we could have spent more time exploring the area the next day.

Hipcamper Joe
Has mixed feelings towards this listing

Dan was a great host even though we only met briefly. He was quick to respond with directions and to let us know about the fireworks in town. Great spot to stay if you’re in a pinch for a night and need a place to set up a tent and crash. Site is close to the road so traffic was a bit noisy but all in all still a comfortable spot and would definitely recommend in a pinch!

Property
Dan R.’s Land
State
Vermont
$25/night
1 Site