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In the lee of the Shenandoah National Park sits 200 acre Over Jordan Farm, home of Bean Hollow Grassfed, a grazing livestock operation that raises sheep and cattle. Come meander down farm lanes, watch the wild turkies forage, and, if you are lucky, see a red fox or wild bobcat. The farm is also home to goats, chickens and pigs, a swimming pond with sandy beach access and a Continue reading...
In the lee of the Shenandoah National Park sits 200 acre Over Jordan Farm, home of Bean Hollow Grassfed, a grazing livestock operation that raises sheep and cattle. Come meander down farm lanes, watch the wild turkies forage, and, if you are lucky, see a red fox or wild bobcat. The farm is also home to goats, chickens and pigs, a swimming pond with sandy beach access and a restored log cabin that is a reminder of who previously inhabited this land . The views are Rappahannock County's finest and the Appalachian trail is within walking distance (less than two miles up the "holler'' from the farm). Though only 70 miles from Washington DC, the County does not have a single stop light and dark skies abound. The magic of this working landscape and its natural splendor soothes the soul.
Campsite area
Bring your own tents
No. of sites
1 bookable site
Access
Park at listing
Group sizes
Up to 9 people per site
Potable water available
Spigot
Fires allowed
Firewood provided
Toilet available
Pit toilet
No pets
Showers available
Hot water
Bins available
Compost bin, recycling bin, trash bin
No picnic table
No wifi
Have a question? Send Betsy a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 6 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 50% off
Beach
Forest
Lake
River, stream or creek
Cave
Desert
Hot spring
Redwoods
Swimming hole
Waterfall
Biking
Hiking
Climbing
Swimming
Wildlife watching
Boating
Fishing
Horseback riding
Paddling
Wind sports
OHV
Snow sports
Surfing
Whitewater paddling

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Hipcamper Amanda
Amanda
recommends this listing.
June 2nd, 2017

You will not be disappointed by your stay at Over Jordan Farm! 200+ acres of gorgeous rolling farm land, surrounded by woodland and looking out to the mountains of Shenandoah, this is nothing short of an idyllic place to camp. Betsy and Michael were fantastic hosts and made us feel so welcome on their land, right down to the fresh eggs we were able to collect from the chickens each morning. There are plenty of hikes to do nearby, or you can venture into the quaint town of Little Washington, which is just a few miles down the road. In all honesty, leaving the farm property isn't even necessary with all the amenities on site as well as a sandy beach leading into the small lake - the perfect spot to just relax and take in the views! Our young children loved it and we will definitely be returning to Over Jordan again!

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Hipcamper Kathleen
Kathleen
recommends this listing.
July 10th, 2018

You could not ask for a better location and hosts! My friends and I still can't get over how picturesque and lovely the whole weekend was. The campsite itself is in a small clearing that gets plenty of tree shade and also has a nearby water spigot, which made cooking, staying hydrated, and rinsing off dusty feet super convenient. More importantly though, the views are incredible! Some of us even woke up early to catch the sunrise over the mountains and it was beyond beautiful (I'm not a morning person, but believe me it was worth it!). The main house is far enough away from the campsite that it feels like you've got the place to yourself in the evenings. We could keep the fire and conversation going late without worrying that we were keeping Betsy and Michael up. When we saw them around the farm during the day they were so friendly and helpful! We're so thankful they encouraged us to take a dip in their pond because it was the perfect way to cool down after a day of hiking in Shenandoah National Park. Highly recommend Over Jordan Farm!

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Hipcamper Lyssa
Lyssa
recommends this listing.
April 25th, 2018

We had a wonderful stay at OJF—Betsy and her husband were the most welcoming hosts—showing us their farm and how things work, telling us where the best hikes were, setting up fantastic fire pits for us each day, and leaving us fresh eggs from their chickens for breakfast. The views are stunning, and it is the perfect getaway to the mountains with only your party allowed on the land. The town nearby is great and the cafe is super for a coffee and sandwich as well!

Hipcamper Amy
Amy
recommends this listing.
April 29th, 2018

What an incredible place to stay! I brought five friends here for a quick weekend getaway out of the city. We stayed two nights, and had so much fun. Mike and Betsy were so accommodating. They even let us eat fresh eggs for breakfast! We camped in tents and had a perfect view of the field the sheep were in — given the time of year we saw tons of lambs. We spent Saturday hiking beyond the property to the Shenandoah National Park, and got on the Appalachian trail briefly.

The property is gorgeous, and Mike provided us with firewood for the entire weekend. We loved the views and the animals. Mike even gave us some great info about the land, livestock, and how the farm operates. The property and experience were even better than we anticipated. I would highly recommend Over Jordan Farm to anyone looking for a beautiful private campsite!

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Hipcamper Felix
Felix
recommends this listing.
June 17th, 2018

Betsy has a stunning property and the foothills of the Shenandoah National Park. The scenery from the camp site is gorgeous. Our kids loved running around the farm, exploring the swimming pond and creek and playing with the various animals. Betsy and Mike were very friendly and eager to make us feel welcome. Free farm fresh eggs were a real treat for breakfast. Overall we spent a perfect weekend at Over Jordan Farm.

Hipcamper Melissa
Melissa
recommends this listing.
September 3rd, 2018

We had an amazing time camping in the beautiful area nestled between your barn and the amazing Mountain Views. The amenities such as the swimming pond, outdoor shower, firewood, fire pit and super nice host that showed us our private space made for a unique and one of a kind adventure with our family and friends. You were very gracious and your scenic views and spectacular woods and farmland make for a perfect backdrop to a fun camping weekend of lasting memories! We highly recommend Over Jordan Farm to families that want a relaxing and scenic camping weekend! We loved getting our morning breakfast of eggs at the hen house! The kids loved that! Thank you

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Hipcamper Patricia
Patricia
recommends this listing.
October 9th, 2018

Betsy and Michael are the perfect hosts. Our family of 5 had such a wonderful time staying at Over Jordan Farm. The property is idyllic with beautiful green rolling hills, fields and sheep, cows, chickens and dogs Sabir and Hudson. Our girls enjoyed roaming around the property. The campsite is on a small hill with a great view of the land. There was firewood provided by our hosts and two large tree stumps and logs to use as a table and chairs. A picnic table would be a nice addition to the site. We were offered fresh eggs every morning. I cannot recommend this place enough.

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Hipcamper Dan
recommends this listing.
September 5th, 2018
Property
Over jordan Farm
State
Virginia
$100/night
1 Site