Rustic Glamping Yurt in Willowemoc Wild Forest, New YorkLivingston Manor, New York (United States) view map
Description of Glamping Units
This glamping site in Willowemoc Wild Forest, New York, offers guests a chance to get close to nature in a private spot without feeling totally isolated. Comfortable beds, made of logs cut from trees on the grounds, and special decor that changes with the seasons add warmth and charm to the atmosphere.
Guests have a yurt and 50 private acres of forest with trails. The yurt and land connect directly to the Willowemoc Wild Forest area of the Catskill Forest Preserve for added adventure for those who seek a wilderness experience.
There are two queen-size, log bunk beds and a queen-size futon. The bathroom is equipped with a composting toilet, shower, and sink, all within the yurt. A large deck overlooks the forest below, and on it is a large BBQ grill, outdoor wash sink, and picnic table with umbrella. Guests can cook up a feast and relax on the decking in the summer, or take a winter walk and drink hot cocoa while listening to the stillness of the forest. Read More
- Cell service
- Dining table
- Fire pit
- Kitchen equipment
- Linens provided
- Queen-size bed
- Running water
- Sofa bed/Futon
- Tea kettle
- Wheelchair access
- Wheelchair-accessible bathroom
The yurt has a composting toilet, shower, and solar lighting. A large deck overlooks the forest where guests will find a BBQ grill for cooking.
This beautiful, rustic yurt is a five-minute walk from the parking area, which lends to the feeling of wilderness and serenity.
- Deck or balcony
- Fire pit
Guests should bring warm clothing, personal hygiene items, towels and washcloths, and repellent.
Linens are provided.
Please feel free to contact this site's owners if glampers have got any questions.
Location + Surroundings
Located on 50 acres of private land and adjoining the Catskill Forest Preserve and the Willowemoc Wild Forest area of the park which consists of over 14,000 acres in itself. Guests are free to explore the forest and take advantage of the extensive hiking trails throughout the forest preserve as well as the site's own trails that wind through the acres. Privacy and peace are guaranteed as guests will, find themselves encompassed by private lands and forests. This area offers many fine restaurants, and visiting the numerous specialty shops in nearby Livingston Manor, Roscoe, or Jeffersonville make shopping an adventure. Read More
- If the guest cancels at least 15 days prior to check in: The guest will receive a 50% refund.
Handicapped or disabled glampers will have vehicle access to the yurt if they wish. Please advise the host if you require these. Also, some of the trails are accessible by power chairs, and the hosts will have a couple of ground blinds available for those who wish to archery hunt from them. Other guests may use them for observation points to capture that nature photo.
Got a birthday, anniversary or another occasion to celebrate? The hosts are able to do something special. Should glampers wish to have a catered meal, this can also be set it up. Read More
- Bird watching
- Horseback riding
- Music festivals
- Winter sports
Cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, hiking, fishing, hunting, and total relaxation are just some of the things you'll be able to take part in while staying at this glamping site. The Willowemoc River is nearby and offers world renowned trout fishing and is visited by fly fishermen from around the world. If hunting is your pleasure, the area also offers some of the best whitetail deer, turkey and small game for your pursuit of the sport.
Some of the other attractions our area offers are great museums, and personal shopping experiences at some of the local towns like Livingston Manor, Roscoe (Trout Town), and Jeffersonville. For those who want a break from those big box stores, this is a most enjoyable day out, not to mention the fine restaurants in the area for those who want a break from cooking.