Hipcamp host Shawn B.
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Your camp site will be at the far end of our field, at the tree line by the Southern Fork of the Holston River. While a mountain top view is often preferred, this site gives you a panoramic view of the surrounding mountains as seen from the valley. Trust me, it's BEAUTIFUL!

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
2 sites
Up to 6 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Pets allowed
No toilet
Amenities
Potable water available
Wifi available
No kitchen
No showers
No picnic table
Pack it out
Laundry absent
Camping vehicle details
Generators allowed
No electrical hookup
No water hookup
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-through site
Max length 100ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: flat
Have a question? Send Shawn a message!
  • Check in: After 12PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Flexible
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 3 months out
  • Response time: Within 6 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Horseback riding
Paddling
Off-roading (OHV)
Climbing
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Mountain View from the Pasture in Virginia.

Mountainous
Field
River, stream, or...
Farm

The vibe at Mountain View from the Pasture

Places to see near Lazy Days on the Southern Fork

6 Reviews

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Hipcamper Jonathan

Great location!!

Jonathan K.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
August 3rd, 2020

This is a beautiful valley! Host was gracious and offered some firewood left over from previous season. We found it to warm which was a bummer.

Fell asleep to the sound of the stream and awoke to an amazing fog and roosters. Coffee was on point. Truly a great experience! We will be back!

Hipcamper Liz
Liz G.
has mixed feelings towards this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 7th, 2020

Nice setting. Quite place. The grass was long and wish it was mowed over a wider area (he did ask how much to mow, but wished we asked for a larger area). He was very welcoming and accommodating before we arrived and responsive to texts. However upon arrival wasn’t very welcoming (not sure it was the same guy). Close to beautiful state parks and a great location. Situating in a cute rural setting.

Hipcamper Shawn
Response from Shawn, the Host, on September 11th, 2020

Hey Liz, I appreciate the feedback. I do apologize that the grass wasn’t mowed. Between the rain and appointments I wasn’t able to mow ahead of time. I totally understand that being an issue. I apologize for not coming across as welcoming. I was really just trying to get out of your way so you could set up camp and relax. I’d love for you to give us another chance!

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Hipcamper Alicia

Lovely place to find some quiet!

Alicia T.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 9th, 2020

Lazy Days on the Southern Fork is a beautiful place to get away from it all. The views of the valley with its lovely green grass and red barns is beautiful. Add to that the surrounding mountain views, and you have an ideal spot! There was one other group there at the same time. We enjoyed saying hello and introducing ourselves, but other than that, we were so far apart we couldn't hear each other and could barely see each other. There's plenty of space! We enjoyed listening to the stream and stargazing. Note that there is no shade, so you may be hot in the summer months. The evenings were cool, even in early September. Shawn was a gracious host. He got a river map for us, so we could go kayaking (had a great time on the New River), and he recommended some excellent hikes in/near Grayson Highlands SP.

Hipcamper Alan

God’s country, serenity

Alan H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 14th, 2020

Shawn is a great host, gracious and very friendly, very helpful. His site is currently for Boondocking, very close to nature, what we love. Shawn went the extra mile to build us a fireplace and supply wood. He also went to his home then made a special trip to provide us mapquest directions to the next leg of our adventure. We fell asleep with the babbling river and woke with his roosters crow and distant cow mooing! The view of the Appalachian mountain range is astounding. We didn’t miss WiFi , and though we would love electricity and water...we shall return for the beautiful setting. Thank you, Shawn!

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Hipcamper Amanda
Amanda G.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
September 28th, 2020

This site was perfect! We camped here with three small children after hiking Grayson Highlands. Shawn’s communication was great and the view was incredible.

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Hipcamper Michael
Michael F.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
November 23rd, 2020

This was a great campsite! The view in the valley is amazing. The site itself is effectively in a pasture, but Shawn has put together a small fire pit (ring of rocks) for us to use. He helped us get settled and allowed us to park our car in front of the house when we were worried about rain in the forecast (we didn’t have four whee drive so we were concerned about getting stuck). Overall a great experience!

Property
Lazy Days on the Southern Fork
State
Virginia
Country
United States
$30/night
2 Sites

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