Hipcamp host Anthony F.
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Step back into the "Old Vermont" countryside, the way life used to be...on this 7 acre eclectic hobby farm surrounded by other farms, rolling hills and trails. 

Six campsites; 4 campsites on the mountain, wooded area (2 Pond View at top of ridge (pond view but POND NOT ACCESSIBLE, only the view), 2 Ridge View sites (on a flat area in the mountain with mountain view), a

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Step back into the "Old Vermont" countryside, the way life used to be...on this 7 acre eclectic hobby farm surrounded by other farms, rolling hills and trails. 

Six campsites; 4 campsites on the mountain, wooded area (2 Pond View at top of ridge (pond view but POND NOT ACCESSIBLE, only the view), 2 Ridge View sites (on a flat area in the mountain with mountain view), and 2 campsites in the fields (Field View sites) with privacy from each other.

 *All under 5 minute walk from parking area but load-in/load-out provided by host via UTV Side By Side.  Parking area on property for all vehicles, near barns and Rec Room, Shower, and Outhouse.

*Possible accommodations for motorcycle campers in Field View Areas only.  Also, Camper Vans in and around parking area near barns (no electrical/water hook-ups), message in advance for more details.

Stroll the farm grounds and pick your own apples and try making homemade apple cider (in-season), farm fresh eggs available right form the hens, fresh veggies and sunflowers (in-season), many horse farms in the vicinity may offer lessons/riding nearby within 2-3 miles, or hike/mountain bike the abounding trails, most of which are directly across the road behind Guilford Fairgrounds! Weatherhead Hollow Pond is about 1.5 miles down the road and is approximately a mile long and offers many watersports (fishing, sunbathing, swimming, kayaking and small non-motorized boating). 

Our farm in Guilford is about 4 mile drive to downtown Brattleboro.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents
6 sites
Up to 7 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Kitchen available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Wifi available
Bins available
Laundry absent
Have a question? Send Anthony a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 20% off
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

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Activities

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Biking

Biking along Weatherhead Hollow Road is popular and many Mt Bike trails off the road up through the East Mountain, behind Guilf...Read more

Boating

Small electric motor or non-powered craft allowed on Weatherhead Hollow Pond, located approximately 2 miles down the road on We...Read more

Fishing

Fishing allowed on Weatherhead Hollow Pond, located approximately 2 miles down the road on Weatherhead Hollow Road. Additional ...Read more

Hiking

From your campsite and around the 7 acre farm, a few extra acres border and are partially accessible as long as you stay on the...Read more

Horseback riding

Many horseback riding opportunities within 2-3 miles in Guilford and many more in neighboring towns.

Paddling

Weatherhead Hollow Pond and other lakes and ponds, all within 2-5 miles form camp sites.

Climbing

Mild climbing and aggressive hiking trails across the road and behind the Guilford Fairgrounds, almost directly across Weatherh...Read more

Snow sports

Mt Snow is 30-40 minute drive. Stratton Mountain is 45 minute drive.

Swimming

Swimming is available at Weatherhead Hollow Pond, approximately 1.5-2 miles away.

Wildlife watching

Everywhere! You'll see deer, coyotes, red and grey fox, racoons and our local favorite pair of Barnard Owls...and maybe someth...Read more

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Maple Ridge Farm in Vermont.

Forest

Maple Ridge Farm is 7 acres of mostly wooded terrain with some fields. An additional 10+ acres of wooded terrain and trails ad...Read more

Lake

Weatherhead Hollow Pond is approximately 1.5 miles south on Weatherhead Hollow Road, an free state park with boat launch and ac...Read more

Mountainous

Neighboring farm is ground level with Weatherhead Hollow Road, Maple Ridge Farm is just that, on the ridge overlooking our neig...Read more

Farm

Maple Ridge Farm is a Hobby Farm; planting veggies/sunflowers, raising mostly small flock animals (chickens, ducks, ghinea hens...Read more

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Hipcamper Ash

Great weekend!

Ash S.
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(Site 3)
May 26th, 2020

Great site and host. Pond view sites are private and elevated. Ice cream and swimming are a very short drive away, numerous hiking options nearby. Farm itself is great for kids. Note that your car and the outhouse are a short but steep walk away from the Pond View sites — don’t plan to be running back and forth a lot. Highly recommend this Hipcamp.

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on May 28th, 2020

Thank you Ash! Your sons and you were great and I enjoyed meeting you all! Hope to see you soon in the future.

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Hipcamper Holly

Loved this place... will go again!

Holly C.
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(Site 4)
May 26th, 2020

Anthony was a terrific host. The camp sites were private and each of the sites had different features. We stayed at the pond site and it was perfect for our family. The kids spent time catching frogs and turtles in the pond. Keep in mind, with the perks of the pond, you also get the noise of frogs at night which can be deafening. So if you are ultra sensitive to sounds, you should stay in the field site that is further from the pond. At the same time, we did not have a bug problem at all which was a happy surprise. I expected a lot more near the pond. But just a little bug spray and we were good.

The site is about a 5 minute walk from parking. Anthony trucks all your supplies in to the site for you but the hike can be a lot if your not used to it. My legs got a workout.

Overall, I couldn’t say enough good things about our host. We bought some of his maple syrup which was delicious. The kids spent hours playing with the baby chicks and just exploring the grounds. It was a wonderful weekend.

Our tent is Huge (11 person). We had to clear some space but it fit and we still had room for cooking area and seating. This is pond site.
Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on May 28th, 2020

Thank you Holly! You and your family were wonderful and I enjoyed hosting you all! I enjoyed showing Thomas and Lily the animals and Lily really loved those chicks!!!!! I hope to see you soon and thank you all, again.

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Hipcamper Chris

Awesome stay

Chris B.
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(Site 1)
May 31st, 2020

Anthony was an amazing host. Very communicative, engaging, and super nice. His help moving our gear up to the site was very appreciated... as well as his delivery of logs for the fire and hooking us up with a s’mores kit! Our daughter loved visiting the chickens and baby chicks, also we loved Graham and Petra their dogs. We didn’t venture far but that was the whole idea, to get out of the city and into the green mountain state. Green it was! My only regret was not having a picnic table at our site, for playing cards and other games and having meals out of our camp chairs. There is a communal area down the hill with tables and a grill etc but we chose to stay at our site because it was nicely shaded. All in all it was an awesome stay!

Hipcamper Gary

Secret for now

Gary T.
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(Site 1)
May 25th, 2020

Keeping this place a secret was tempting so it doesn't get crowded....but i have to hand it to to the host Anthony ....this place is off to a great start!!
Multiple camp sites all around the property
We chose Ridge View site #1 up the hill behind the garage/barn
For those who aren't up to walking up the hill there are field sites as well
No worries about lugging gear...Anthony hauled all of it up to the site with his utv ...and brought it back down too...made it very easy for us
Has a cool rec room above the barn...it was so cool on a warm day there...like natural ac...can charge cell phone/tablet/chargers in there with multiple outlets.
Free coffee, tea, cold water in there too
Dart boards...table games...very nice for a rainy day
Private and communal fire pits...clean outhouse
Trash barrels near sites....potable water available
Just cant say enough good things about the place
Ice cream down the street along with a country store...and even a plaza with Market 32 grocery store...and all sorts of places to eat if you dont feel like cooking sometime
Guilford Fairground is practically across the street too....that would be a great time to book...you could walk to the fair
We were honored to be Maple Ridge Farm's first hipcampers...it felt like Anthony has been at this for years
Also...tons of wood everywhere to burn....nice dry kindling is abundant too
Awesome fire rings...big and heavy duty
So now you know....this place will be a treat in the fall too for sure....

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on May 28th, 2020

Thank you so much, you and Liz (and Olive) are always welcome! I am glad you enjoyed your stay.

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Hipcamper Sue

Amazing vermont getaway

Sue D.
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(Site 6)
May 26th, 2020

My husband and I loved our stay at Maple Ridge Farm. Anthony was the perfect host. The location is beautiful and our campsite was on a ridge over looking a beautiful field and valley in front of us. We felt like we were the only ones there. The communal Outdoor kitchen was well equipped over and above our expectations. The privy was well kept and not a far walk from our campsite. We had our two golden retrievers with us and they loved having room to run and play in the field . We will definitely come back to Maple Ridge Farm! Oh and the maple syrup is amazing!!

Hung our hammock in the apple treesNearby lakeOur dogs relaxingPerfect for canoeing and swimming
Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on May 28th, 2020

Thank you very much Sue and Bill! You were a pleasure to host and I look forward to seeing you again soon. Your dogs are the best and I'm glad they enjoyed the property as well.

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Hipcamper James
James N.
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(Site 4)
June 5th, 2020

It was clear that this listing had a lot of effort put into it and it was a very nice retreat for us! We had a wonderful time relaxing in the trees and cooking a fresh breakfast in the grill set up that was provided. Our site was clear of leaves and brush upon arrival and Anthony was very helpful and responsive! He would help to bring us logs at our request in a timely fashion and even offered fresh eggs for free for breakfast which were very tasty! Their dogs were a little rambunctious but that wasn't a problem for us. It was nice to spend time with them! Overall we were impressed with the amenities that were available and believe this would be a great place to mingle with fellow campers/friends!

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on June 7th, 2020

Thank you Both for allowing g us to host! I hope you had a nice time and look forward to seeing you again!

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Hipcamper Nareh
Nareh S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 4)
June 7th, 2020

Anthony was super friendly and extremely flexible! Communication was super easy and he answered right away. The campsites are easily accessible and Anthony even brought our equipment up in his atv so we wouldn't have to carry it. The outhouse is clean and well kept, as it the rest of the property!

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on June 9th, 2020

Thank you Nareh! You and Dan were awesome and great guests, thank you so much for allowing me to host!

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Hipcamper Jeff

What a nice guy

Jeff J.
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(Site 6)
June 7th, 2020

Very nice, very cool property, very accommodating, super helpful, laid back... couldn’t ask for more

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on June 10th, 2020

Thanks Jeff! You have a great family and it was my pleasure hosting you all!

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Hipcamper Julia

Found beauty in vt

Julia D.
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(Site 2)
June 8th, 2020

We had the best weekend at Anthony’s campsite! The campsite was very easy to find, and as soon as we got there Anthony was available and ready to help get our gear to the campsite. There were others staying at his various other sites but we didn’t hear or see anyone else from our campsite. Anthony had warned us that people usually only put 1 or 2 tents on the site, but we were able to fit 4 tents on the site, and still had a great bonfire area and a food area. The pond on site wasn’t swim able but we drove to a pond 2 miles down the road and spent hours there enjoying the sun surrounded by wildflowers. Truly a beautiful landscape!

Hipcamper Anthony
Response from Anthony, the Host, on June 10th, 2020

Your group was a lot of fun to host, I’m glad you all had a good time and happy that you decided to celebrate your birthday camping with us! Thanks again...

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Maple Ridge Farm
State
Vermont
Country
United States
$25/night
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