A Treehouse & Log Cabin Resort

Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins is still Illinois’ 1st & only real Treehouse and Log Cabin Resort. Located by the famous Garden of the Gods, our unique accommodations are nestled in the beautiful hills of southern Illinois. 

At Timber Ridge we offer 2 REAL Treehouses, 2 modern Log Cabins, 2 authentic Antique Log Cabins, Circa 1850 as well as 3 modern homes on acreage; Walnut Hill, a 2300 s.f., 4 bedroom/2 bath home on 35 private acres! The Pine Ridge Home, a 2 bedroom home on 4 private acres with a Hot Tub! And finally, the Prairie House a 3 bedroom home on 60 private acres.

Experience a REAL Treehouse while exploring Illinois’ best kept secret…
Garden of the Gods!

Shawnee National Forest



Each of our units, including the Treehouses, come fully equipped with a bathroom, kitchenette, heating & air conditioning, Fiber Optic high speed internet and Dish TV.

Spend your days enjoying the many wonders of the Shawnee National Forest at such famous places as The Garden of the Gods, Rim Rock, Pounds Hollow, the cave, at Cave In Rock.