~ TRANQUILITY TRAILS ~
INTO THE WILD
~ WHISPERING PINES~
Site will accommodate up to 4 large tents. Use of all common hiking trails included in this package.
~ ABOUT THIS SPACE ~
Whispering pines is a unique site. It is located in the center of the property where guests will find themselves surrounded by fragrant hemlocks and assorted hardwoods. There are 3 private areas for tents to be set up allowing for more privacy within a group. There is a picnic area, with picnic table & fire ring w/cooking grate. Picnic table. Solar lights mark the site. 6 miles of marked, groomed maintained trails on 138 acres of forested, hilly terrain. Private, gated entrance. private game preserve, dark skies. No hunting, trapping, foraging, fishing allowed. $35.00 pet fee
The space: Our eco- retreat is for the true nature enthusiast that thrives with minimal amenities and values & appreciates pristine environments.
Guest access: Guests have access to the entire site plus the use of 6 miles of common, well-marked & maintained hiking trails located throughout 138 acres of forested land. Trails are listed on a detailed trail map.
Other things to note:
Guests must bring all of their own camping gear and essentials
There is no refrigeration at this site. A large cooler with ice packs that are rated to last up to 3 days is available upon request. There is a $20.00 charge for this service.
Campfire wood is available for $10.00/2cuft (delivery included)
We require folks who stay at this site to be mindful of the pristine environment. Carry in carry out policy.
Verizon cell phones have great reception. Other carriers are intermittent depending on location.
What this place Offers:
Scenic View: Hemlock forest
Family: Hiking, biking, bird watching
Home safety: Security camera at property entrance.
Location features: Scenic view, Ski-in/Ski-out, private entrance & driveway
Outdoor: open space covered in grass, fire pits, outdoor furniture, hammocks, outdoor dining area, BBQ grills
Parking and facilities: Free parking on premises, single level cabin, no stairs
Services: Pets allowed, assistance animals are always allowed, self check-in, lockbox
**Guests must bring their own bedding, blankets etc
Follow these rules to be a considerate guest and avoid any issues during your stay.
Who can stay
4 guests maximum
Check-in after 2:00 PM Checkout before 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
Commercial photography allowed
No parties or events
4 over night guests maximum allowed at any given time.
Extra guests: ALL other guests must be approved PRIOR to stay. Approved guests must register and provide ID. No exception to this rule
Use of trails: We do not allow vehicles other than e-bikes on trails (vehicles allowed on cabin entrance roads only). When hiking or biking, please use detailed trail map & stay on marked trails taking care not to enter adjacent, posted properties. Please do not enter "private" areas or other sites marked on the trail map. Please respect other hikers. If you bring a dog make sure the dog is on a leash when hiking on common trails.
Wood stove & camp fire wood: If you plan on using the wood stove, firewood & kindling is available for purchase. There is a $20.00 charge for 2 days worth of seasoned hardwood. Campfire wood is $10.00/2 cubic ft. prices include kindling, delivery & stacking. We must be notified in advance and paid in full prior to your stay.
Campfires: Fires must stay within the perimeter of fire ring. No burn policy enforced when town declares one. Fire must be extinguished prior to retiring. Guest can gather kindling only. No cutting any standing or downed trees permitted Illegal drug use:
Sadly, as you are aware, our nation is experiencing one of the worst drug epidemics in history. In order to support the health & well being of all of our patrons and of this community there IS TO BE NO USE OF ILLEGAL DRUGS on this property. If evidence of illegal drug use is found during or following your stay the authorities will be notified for further investigation.
Garbage: Garbage attracts wild life. Please keep all garbage in provided steel can on the deck.
Dogs: We are dog friendly with exceptions & conditions. There is a $35.00 charge for dogs. We accept only non aggressive breeds which do not chew or have incontinence problems. License & shots required. No pets allowed on furniture or beds. Guests must bring their own dog beds. Guest will be held liable for any and all damages incurred from dog. Where applicable, a surcharge will be added for excessive cleaning and damages. Due to the wildlife and other guests using shared, common trails we require that dogs to be supervised while outdoors and using the trails.
No smoking allowed on the property No hunting, fishing, trapping or foraging, target shooting, discharge of fireworks or firearms, bows etc. No vehicles allowed past the parking areas. Quiet time is after 11:00pm