Hipcamp host Darryl P.,
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Look what's up for WINTER at Purplehaze Acres! Experience the season at its purist with a post-solstice camping experience in a genuine IGLOO! Currently under construction is an amazing once-in-a-lifetime winter camping experience--THE IGLOO of Peace Camp (Site 2). It is an 11' diameter "real" snow igloo with ambiance and heat provided by propane fire pit. Sleeps 2 (maybe 4

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Look what's up for WINTER at Purplehaze Acres! Experience the season at its purist with a post-solstice camping experience in a genuine IGLOO! Currently under construction is an amazing once-in-a-lifetime winter camping experience--THE IGLOO of Peace Camp (Site 2). It is an 11' diameter "real" snow igloo with ambiance and heat provided by propane fire pit. Sleeps 2 (maybe 4 ?). $85/night ❆Think snow for the big finish❆. There are some short cross-country trails on the property with access to extended trails for other winter travel. There's also the Ice Age Trail nearby for even more Nordic fun. Alpine skiing is also within a several miles at Little Switzerland, in Slinger, or Sunburst, in Kewaskum. Gear sled available for use.  Ask for more details. Expected finish toward end of February 2021 (dependent on weather). We're working on the details of this site's experience--Staying here will offer unique challenges to traditional camping. Find a new way to experience camping-- just add winter !

SUMMER: Peace Camp (Site 1 - Group) The perfect location for the Summerfest, EAA & gatherings like  Harley-Davidson Anniversary Celebrations. Only 50 minutes from Milwaukee and Oshkosh! Accommodates 12-15 tents w/potable water, fire pit, composting privy, regulation horseshoe pit. Peace Camp is separate & distanced from private/quiet campsites. Plenty of motorcycle parking & short grass runway for the aviators. $20 pp/per night ++ MINIMUM 8 PEOPLE++.

Purplehaze Acres is a 60-acre organic rustic farm in Rubicon, WI and resides at the beginning of the approx. 650-mile Niagara Escarpment--known locally as "The Ledge". We are in close proximity to the natural treasures of the the Ice Age Trail for hiking, Pike Lake for swimming,  the great Horicon Marsh, Wild Goose Trail for biking, and Lake Sinnissipi/Rock River for canoeing/kayaking/fishing/boating*. Also a little drive away is the world-renowned Holy Hill Shrine. Nearby Hustisford ("Husti") offers unique shopping experiences, such as the Mercantile.Need a few organic groceries? Make sure to visit Back To The Best Organic grocer only 3 miles away and featuring food raised on local organic farms including Purplehaze Acres. Overall, this is a great "peace" of earth for your group celebration. ☮

*Despite the Hipcamp site stating we are near Harrington Beach and Kohler-Andrae, we are actually 58 miles (over an hr) away. There are many attractions much closer.

Lodging provided
Dome
2 sites
Up to 2 guests per site
Park at listing
No ADA access
Essentials
Campfires allowed
Toilet available
No pets
Amenities
Picnic table available
No potable water
No kitchen
No showers
No wifi
Pack it out
Have a question? Send darryl a message!
  • Check in: After 2PM
  • Check out: Before 12PM
  • Cancellation policy: Moderate
  • On arrival: Go straight to camp
  • Minimum nights: 2
  • Accepts bookings: 12 months out
  • Response time: Within 12 hours
  • Response rate: 100%

Activities

Offered on the Host's property or nearby.

Hiking

The nearby Ice Age Trail, Pike Lake and Horicon Marsh offer superb tread & treasures for the hiker/trail runner in you.

Snow sports
Wildlife watching

Terrain

Natural features you'll find at Peace Camp At Purplehaze Acres in Wisconsin.

Driveway

A half-mile dirt drive--AWD/4WD would make it easier.

Forest
Field
Farm
Ranch

The vibe at Peace Camp At Purplehaze Acres

Places to see near Purplehaze Acres

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Hipcamper Karen

Fantastic campground!

Karen T.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
October 26th, 2019

Darryl was incredibly accommodating, and I enjoyed my stay very much. The area is beautiful and was easy to camp within. Thank you!!!

Hipcamper Brian
Brian S.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 19th, 2020

Great Hosts and great campsite!

Hipcamper Jason
Jason J.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 28th, 2020

Wonderful host and wonderful experience all around!

Hipcamper Michael
Michael P.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
July 5th, 2020

Peace Camp is a great spot and has everything you need. Darryl and his crew were friendly and helped us out with anything we needed, like a nice cast iron for camp fire cooking and firewood.

Beautiful piece of land close to trails and lakes!

Hipcamper Jennifer
Jennifer H.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
August 3rd, 2020

Great large camping site. It was close to the owners residence but private and not a concern. Beautiful grounds!

Hipcamper Nestor L.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
September 6th, 2020
Hipcamper Becky S.
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(Site 1)
August 3rd, 2020
Hipcamper Laura M.
recommends this listing.
(Site 1)
June 16th, 2020
Property
Purplehaze Acres
State
Wisconsin
Country
United States
$85/night
2 Sites

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