Hipcamp host Jay F.
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We are a sustainable farm with chickens, ducks, turkeys, pigs, a spoiled pony and countless annual and perennial plants. Lovely walking paths in the woods.

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans and truck campers, trailers, RVs
2 sites
Up to 8 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pets allowed
Amenities
Potable water available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Camping vehicle details
Electrical hookup available
Water hookup available
Generators allowed
No sewage hookup
No TV hookup
Pull-in site
Max length 45ft
Accommodates slideouts
Surface type: grass or field
Surface levelness: requires leveling
Have a question? Send Jay a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 15 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 20% off

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Eggs

Dozen eggs

Fresh, freerange eggs from happy chickens on the farm.

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Goods

Fresh Veg Basket

A basket with seasonal vegetable offerings from the farm.

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Firewood bundle

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Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Biking
Boating
Fishing
Hiking
Paddling
Swimming
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Shine and Rise Organic Farm in Virginia.

Forest
Farm
Ranch

The vibe at Shine and Rise Organic Farm

Places to see near Shine & Rise magic Food Forest

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Hipcamper Adam

Perfect spot amazing folk

Adam E.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 20th, 2020

Yana and I want to say that staying here with Jay was the highlight of our trip. Jay is an amazing host and an incredible human. He welcomed us and gave us a wonderful secluded spot with power lights a huge fire ring tables and more. We ended up spending a great night with him learning all about the permaculture on his organic farm. We learned all about the symbiotic relationships between the plants trees and animals. We will be back again. This is now a destination for us. Thanks Jay see you soon! Love Adam & Yana

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Hipcamper Traci
Traci M.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 6th, 2020

In the before times, I would have never thought to camp on a farm, but now I’m wondering how it took me so long to find this idea. Great set up, easy to spread out to cook, nice lighting and you may meet a sweet kitten. Shaded cleared private campsites allowed for easy spacing. The forest and farm are magical to tour and there is nearby access to water but please note there are no bathrooms in phase 3.
We loved Jay and family’s hospitality and unique calm space.

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Hipcamper Jenny
Jenny K.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 28th, 2020

A beautiful site in the middle of a chill area. Shine and Rise is a super chill and quiet yet lively farm/orchard. We had a great stay and would highly recommend this place to anyone looking.

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Hipcamper carlos
Carlos O.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
June 30th, 2020

It was a very nice setting. The host was very friendly and met all my expectations.

Hipcamper Cheyenne

Exactly what we needed!

Cheyenne F.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 12th, 2020

My sister and I stayed at Jay's for one night as a short stop on a longer road trip. I wish we'd made more time for the campsite because the land is meant to be explored. Jay and his wife are very kind, easygoing and happy to make your stay as comfortable as you need it. Our site was exactly what we were looking for but next time I come down, I will spend more time there.

Hipcamper Candice
Candice L.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 13th, 2020

This camping space was beautiful. All of the sites were disconnected from the other sites so they were private. There were lights hung up around our site and had plenty of space to put up tents. We bought the firewood bundle and it was waiting for us when we arrived. There was good communication between our group and the owner, Jay. It was lovely walking around the farm and seeing all of the agriculture and animals. Great stay!

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Hipcamper Thomas

Trip highlight

Thomas T.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 14th, 2020

Jay is awesome and staying at his farm was one of the highlights of our trip. The site was particularly cool with string lights, a great fire pit, and plenty of space. Come here for the great campsite, but definitely come if you are at all interested in organic farming.

Only complaint is that the directions are not correct and had us going a couple miles down the road. Numbers were right, street name was wrong.

Hipcamper Blanca
Blanca H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 14th, 2020

Hadn't been camping in about a decade, and never in the East Coast, so I had absolutely no expectations. Campsite was amazing and seeing all the green and farm animals around was even better! Thanks for a wonderful first camping experience in the East Coast! Cheers to all the new friends!

The one photo I took of this beautiful site!
Hipcamper Emma
Emma Z.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 17th, 2020

A beautiful, forested site adjacent to the active parts of the farm. There were two firepits, a couple of tables and chairs, a very solid and sturdy platform, and even lights!

Property
Shine & Rise magic Food Forest
State
Virginia
Country
United States
$35/night
2 Sites

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