Camp on a 20 acre working horse farm and reconnect with nature. Located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and just 3 miles from the intersection of Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trailhead and extensive year round hiking trails. The area is progressive with many organic farms, vineyards, eclective restaurants, and micro breweries - nationally a
Camp on a 20 acre working horse farm and reconnect with nature. Located at the base of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and just 3 miles from the intersection of Skyline Drive and the Blue Ridge Parkway, Appalachian Trailhead and extensive year round hiking trails. The area is progressive with many organic farms, vineyards, eclective restaurants, and micro breweries - nationally acclaimed Blue Mountain Brewery is 2 miles away. In Nelson County - Wintergreen Ski Resort, Hike Nelson County, Crabtree Falls, and Humpback Rocks.
Our whole farm fosters a sense of connection with nature, deep restfulness and relaxation. Our yoga and mediation studio is just 30’ from the house and offers a calming space to sit, stretch, or practice yoga. Enter the studio through the shade garden or have a sit on soapstone stool. Inside enjoy the quiet space, the poplar and maple walls and floor, woods view, birdsong and whatever your awareness brings into focus.
- Check in: After 3PM
- Check out: Before 12PM
- Cancellation policy: Strict
- On arrival: Meet and greet
- Minimum nights: 1 night
- Accepts bookings: 18 months out
- Response time: Within 6 hours
- Response rate: 80%
Offered on the Host's property or nearby.
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Beautiful, secluded, relaxing
Beautiful secluded location with grassy areas under shady trees. Host Gail is a wonderful, generous, caring host and made sure we had everything we needed - excellent communication and local information, too. Beautiful barn to shelter if needed; could not recommend this more highly.
Tent camping at galleywinter
Tent camping at Galleywinter is such a treat. It was our first hipcamp experience and still is the best, without question.
Gail is extremely friendly and her dog Tanner was very delightful. We even got to say hello to a few of the horses on the farm, particularly Filipe.
Staying here is a no-brainer if you are traveling the Blue Ridge Parkway or Skyline Drive in Shenandoah SP.
Camping at Galleywinter Farm was a great experience. Gail is a wonderful and very sweet host. She meets you when you arrive and shows you the 3 tent sites she has available. She shows you where the half bath in the house is located and where the hot and cold water faucets are outside the house. We chose the more remote site on the hill in the horse pasture which provided a view of the beautiful property. Her property is close to tons of trails and hiking (highly recommend the Three Ridges Wilderness trail if you’re in good shape). She’s also close to Waynesboro in case you want to pop into town for dinner (I recommend The Green Leaf Grill if you do go). Highly recommend Galleywinter Farm!
A perfect stay ...
Staying at Galleywinter was a lovely experience. Gail provided me with a warm welcome and help when I needed it. I was attending a conference nearby and access to the half bath at the house made such a difference. The horses too were welcoming and it was wonderful to sleep out with them nearby.
Scenic campsite on beautiful farm.
This was my first Hipcamp experience and it couldn’t have been better. Gail is an amazing host and her farm at Galley Winter is beautiful. We had a wonderful stay and I would not miss the opportunity to stay there again. I highly recommend.