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Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins

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Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We were traveling through and stopped overnight. We stayed in the Hickory cabin. It's was very clean, comfortable. Had everything you need and decorated well. Highly recommend the Archery Golf ! Had a blast. The owner and Lacy are perfect host.

Thank Alice L
Saint Charles, Missouri
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

For seeing the sights around Garden of the Gods, Elizabethtown, IL this place is perfect! The wife and I enjoyed the cozy cabin. The staff there gave us just enough tips to make the trekking fun and still seem like we were exploring.

Thank leskob
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A wonderful cabin in the woods, clean, comfortable beds, a fire pit with seating next to the cabin. Centrally located in the Shawnee National Forest. What more can you ask for to get away from everything? Also very close to all the sights and attractions of Shawnee with plenty of outdoor activities for everyone in the family. A wonderful experience...

Thank nope314
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed in Hickory Hollow on our visit to Garden of the Gods. The décor is adorable and I loved the upstairs loft. My sister liked sitting on the porch swing reading a book with her morning coffee and we both enjoyed the camp fire. (fire wood is provided). Marty and Elizabeth are great hosts with information on the local...

Thank Cathy P
Lawrenceville, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my wife and four children to stay in one of the tree houses. It was amazing! Everyone loved it! They can't wait to go back again! There are so many attractions and tourist spots in the area as well. The tree house was just fantastic, and we even had a massage session out on the deck, up in...

Thank ryanwcox2001
TimberRidgeOutpost, Owner at Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins, responded to this review

So happy to hear everyone had such a great time! What a lovely family. Look forward to seeing you all again in the future!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I rented the Maple Oak tree house for a few days this spring and we had a marvelous time! It's amazing how ample the amenities are in a TREE HOUSE! We absolutely loved the experience, as well as sightseeing in the beautiful Garden of the Gods, which borders the property. We will definitely stay at Timber Ridge...

Thank Jennifer M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Walnut Hill home couldn't have been nicer and Marty and Elizabeth were very accommodating and helpful with suggestions of what to do in the area. The house was pretty large and held 12 guys just fine.

Thank Nate K
Oak Park, Illinois
Reviewed 21 April 2017

We stayed with our two young kids, and we had such a wonderful, memorable experience. Our kids loved having space to run around in, and the pavilion area with the tetherball, horseshoes, and cornhole games was such a wonderful blast from the past for us and encouraged our kids to stay outside and play even more. The fire pits were...

Thank StephanieWP123
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 19 April 2017

We had a fantastic time staying in the Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins by the Shawnee National Forest. We traveled with another couple and stayed in the Walnut Hill home. It was perfect for us – so peaceful and away from the chaos of the city. The convenient location to spectacular hikes in the National Forest was perfect and the...

Thank oceangirl117
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Exciting treehouse getaway in the Shawnee Forest. Treehouse was well maintained, clean and proprietors were very warm and welcoming. Our children, ages 7,10 and 12 all loved the experience. We loved having a technology free vacation.

Thank Linda L

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins is Illinois' 1st and only Tree House and Log Cabin resort. We are located in the Shawnee Hills/Illinois Ozarks region in southeastern Illinois. Enjoy luxurious accommodations in a pet and kid friendly resort atmosphere. Stay in an authentic Antique Log Cabin, Circa 1852 featuring a 16' x 24' TreeDeck! Come see what all the buzz is about! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins

Address: RR2 Box 34A, Near Karbers Ridge Road, Elizabethtown, IL 62931
Region: United States > Illinois > Elizabethtown
Number of rooms: 6
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