Hipcamp host Pamela L.
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Pitch your own tent and enjoy the natural and communal areas here at Contentment Acres.We have all four seasons here.Summers arehot and dry, Fall is colorful,Winter can be snowy and cold, and Spring is everything in between.We have a Pavilion, a Cook/Bar area, a Fire Ring (wood fires when burn bans are not in effect and propane fire pots when burn bans are on), Picnic Tables,

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Pitch your own tent and enjoy the natural and communal areas here at Contentment Acres. We have all four seasons here. Summers are hot and dry, Fall is colorful, Winter can be snowy and cold, and Spring is everything in between.  We have a Pavilion, a Cook/Bar area, a Fire Ring (wood fires when burn bans are not in effect and propane fire pots when burn bans are on), Picnic Tables, Hammocks, Horse Shoes, Bean bag games, a Cool Outdoor Shower with hot water, Two Funky Outhouses, and Potable Water spigots. The views of Mt. Hood are beautiful on clear days. When the garden is growing we love to share it's bounty with our guests. Pick your own veggies and fruit when available.

We love children and pets but this is not the place for either. When hosting private guests we want your stay to be peaceful, relaxing, a place to enjoy the sights and sounds of nature! We rescue critters and they come with "stuff"! This is our critters safe place!

Do you have a group of friends, a club group, yoga, painting, photography class/group, are you planning a family reunion, maybe you want to host a rustic wedding or reception? We can accommodate 40-45 people for special occasions. When we host a large group you have the entire property and children are welcome. Message us and let us see if we can help.

Visit ConTenTment Acres, you won't be sorry! 

Campsite area
Bring your own tents, vans, trailers
4 sites
Up to 4 guests per site
Park at listing
ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
Pull-through site, max length 20ft
No pets
No hookups
Amenities
Potable water available
Showers available
Picnic table available
Bins available
No wifi
Have a question? Send Pamela a message!
  • Check in: After 3PM
  • Check out: Before 11AM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Meet and greet
  • Minimum nights: 1 night
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Weeknight discount: 10% off

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Hiking

There are nice walks around and near the property. If you don't need improved trails you can hike through national forest areas...Read more

Snow sports

During a snowy winter you could snowshoe or cross country ski from the property.

Wildlife watching

We have bears, big cats, deer, and all the little critters in nature.

Biking

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Tent Camping @ConTenTment Acres in Washington.

Forest

Glamping tents and primitive tent sites are tucked into the woods, firs and pines all around.

Mountainous

Mt. Hood is visible from the property and a short walk will allow you to see Mt. Adams in the distance. Both are beautiful!

Prairie, meadow, or plain

We have a pretty meadow with beautiful Mt. Hood views!

Driveway

Vehicles can be driven to camp sites. Mowed and improved dirt roads.

The vibe at Tent Camping @ConTenTment Acres

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Hipcamper Jeff
Jeff S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
May 7th, 2018

Where do I begin . . .
Contentment Acres is all that your gracious host, Pamela, says it is - but it's quite a bit much more! I had the luxury of being this past weekends only guest and I will return here again - here's why.
Mountain Views - Mt Hood (from the pavilion, a hammock, or the hay field? Yes to all
Camping variety - From tent camping to tent Glamping - Contentment Acres has it all - move off from the main campus into the woods or stay nice and close to enjoy a more groomed, civilized atmosphere - while these old bones can still do it - I prefer a tent.
Amenities - ConTENTment Acres is one of the most well thought out properties I've had the pleasure of camping at. The layout is particular and well planned; outdoor propane shower, outhouses built to last longer than most homes, nice open air pavilion & outdoor cook kitchen, fire pits, hammock sites - when you walk this property you can feel Pam's passion for the land, the mountains, and for building her small slice of Heaven on earth in order to share it with others. Built by Pam and her brother, the care and craftsmanship employed here are outstanding.
Your Host, Pamela - you know good people when you meet them and take the time to hear their story - Pam is good people through and through, a pleasure to talk with and she has some great stories about reclaiming the property from the wild, rescuing all manner of four legged critters, and getting to know her neighbors ;-D
There is quite a bit of humor and some great lessons in those stories, if you listen closely.
When you hear the odd screech as night falls and can't quite figure it out, well enough said . . . you will chuckle when you learn the answer, I know I did.
IF you hear a sound like galloping coming at you from behind, chances are it's not a bear, it's just Pam's pup, another rescue who she nursed back to health - he's harmless, lovable, and just lookin for new friends and a belly rub.
I know I will return here for the views, the peace and quiet, the mountain squalls, the wind, and the trip up and back along the Columbia was icing on the cake!

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Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on May 8th, 2018

Thank you Jeff for all the kind words. I am really happy you enjoyed your stay! Glad you dodged a serious rain storm too. I appreciate you showing me your camping gear. I had never seen the hammock tent or the bio-lite. It will be fun to see what other guests will add to the walking stick you started, great addition to the place! I hope you enjoyed the ride back to Portland and were able to see a few of the waterfalls. The Columbia River Gorge is beautiful, of course I'm prejudice! Think you should bring your wife back to the Northwest sometime when you're not working and show her the sites. Hope to see you here again at ConTENTment Acres. It was very nice to meet you!

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Hipcamper Tyra
Tyra J.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 7th, 2018

We absolutely loved Pam! Her space is so unique and special. She is extremely passionate about where she lives and was full of helpful recommendations. The site is very clean and spacious and loaded with different activities. Her outdoor shower is incredible. Can’t wait to go back!

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on July 16th, 2018

It was wonderful meeting you and Ryan! Hope the rest of your trip was full of beauty, fun, and new adventures! I hope our paths cross again in the future!!

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Hipcamper Julia
Julia S.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 15th, 2018

Lovely property. Pam's attention to detail in providing camping comforts was a real treat: propane shower, very clean cedar chip pit toilets, seating areas, eating areas, more than one double hammock and cooking ammenties! It's well worth the drive up from White Salmon. A piece of paradise, we cared for. J & D

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on July 16th, 2018

Thank you Julia for the nice review! Maybe you'll visit again when you can stay longer. Hope you and Dylan had fun travels!!

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Hipcamper Laura
Laura H.
recommends this listing.
(Dispersed site)
July 16th, 2018

Our stay at ConTentment Acres completely exceeded expectations! Pam was so kind and showed us around when we arrived. All of the amenities are clean and well-cared for, and really cover all the bases: covered cook stove with pots and pans, hot shower, hammocks, and covered fire area, all with Mt Hood views.

I don't have enough good things to say, and will definitely be coming back for a longer stay.

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on July 16th, 2018

Thank you Laura. I love this property and enjoy others appreciating it also! I've built the kind of environment I loved visiting before I had my own little slice of heaven! You are welcome anytime, maybe when it's a bit cooler!

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Hipcamper Michael
Michael C.
recommends this listing.
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July 16th, 2018

Pamela is just one of those wonderful people. Her property is gorgeous, well maintained, and has tons of amenities. The outdoor shower is excellent, the fires are easy, and the kitchen is well stocked.

We'll be back! And we're gonna bring friends!!

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on July 16th, 2018

Thank you Michael for the kind words. You and Laura seemed pretty great yourselves! Hope you and Laura will visit again, bring your friends, hang out, relax, and really enjoy the property. I spend many hours outside taking in the views and the sounds of nature. Of course, I'm followed around by lots of rescue critters! Contentment Acres is my special place "Home"!

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Hipcamper Matthew
Matthew P.
recommends this listing.
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July 31st, 2018

Our first Hipcamp experience, and it was far better than expected. I've camped in many places but none come close to the space that Pam has created. We were the only tent campers that night, and had the area to ourselves, but there were may well equipped social areas for games, eating and cooking.
Pam was very friendly and showed us around the site on arrival, talking us through the amenities.
The address Pam provided took us straight there, though I would recommend bringing a map or preloading your routes in and out as signal in the area is very intermittent.
Thank you so much for hosting us Pam, you have created a beautiful site.

Tent Camping @ConTenTment Acres
Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on September 1st, 2018

Visit again sometime. Hope your new home is treating you well!!

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Hipcamper robyn
Robyn H.
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August 17th, 2018

Everything was excellent and Pamela was so kind and helpful!

Hipcamper Lucas
Lucas S.
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(Dispersed site)
August 20th, 2018

Unbelievable place. Space was so clean and maintained it was incredible. Chairs, cooking area, cooking utensils (pots, pans, cleaning supplies, stove, etc.), cleanest custom built out house I’ve ever seen, amazing outdoor heated shower, and the list goes on and on. We even had fresh chocolate chip cookies waiting for us upon arrival! I will definitely be returning. Thanks for everything Contenment Acres!

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on September 1st, 2018

Glad you enjoyed your stay and I do hope you'll visit again!!

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Hipcamper Rachel
Rachel S.
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August 20th, 2018

Fell in love with ConTENTment Acres. Pamela was delightful and we enjoyed sharing a beer and conversation one evening. She has put a ton of love and attention into her place and every detail is perfect - from sparkling clean composting outhouses with art, tons of hand sanitizer and magazines, to a marvelous outdoor hot shower, super functional shared kitchen space with a propane 3 burner stove, picturesque seating areas, hammocks and divine views of Mount Hood. We cant wait to come back! Thanks for everything, Pam, and sending lots of pets to the kitties and Cable.

Hipcamper Pamela
Response from Pamela, the Host, on September 1st, 2018

Visit again anytime!! Kitties and Cable miss you guys!

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Property
ConTENTment Acres
State
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$35/night
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