What Makes Our Tree House Cabins So Unique?

Our white oak treehouse covered in snow

You may have heard about us in your searches for unique and breathtaking stays in Illinois, or you may have had your eyes on staying with us for a while. Either way, you might be wondering what all the buzz is about! While it’s hard to put the beauty into words, below are two ways… Read more »

Reasons to Choose Our Nationally Recognized Tree House Cabins for Your Vacation This Summer

Our Treehouse Nestled in the Fall Trees

Summer is here! Now is the perfect time to start planning your vacation spot. Have the getaway you deserve and choose us here at Timber Ridge Outpost and Cabins! We were recently nationally recognized in a National Geographic book: “50 States, 500 Campgrounds”, and offer unique stays with many amenities. Below are just a few… Read more »

Questions to Ask When You’re Booking a Treehouse Rental

Treehouse Rentals

Staying in a treehouse isn’t like any other accommodations. Before you eagerly book your next stay, make sure you know what you’re getting yourself into. Prepare a list of your questions to ask your host before booking your next trip. To help you get started, here are a few of the best questions to ask:… Read more »

What Makes for a Great Socially Distance Vacation?

Some of the best vacation ideas for those trying to distance themselves from others are those that offer natural, outdoor attractions and experiences. There is no better place to socially distance than nestled high above the ground in a beautifully furnished treehouse or individual log cabin. More families have heard about the unique experience of… Read more »

4 Amazing Benefits That Vacationing Can Have on Your Mental Health

There are many reasons to start planning your next vacation. Beyond making memories and spending quality time with your family, a vacation can positively impact your mental health and emotional wellbeing. If you’ve been experiencing cabin-fever while working from home, here are 4 reasons why you should start planning your next nature-based vacation: Take the… Read more »

4 Reasons Why You Should Stay in a Treehouse for Your Next Vacation

Treehouse Rentals

Take your camping to the next level by spending a few nights high up in a tree. That’s right, a tree. Nowadays, around the U.S., treehouse camping has become a popular vacationing experience. Here are a few reasons why staying in a treehouse would be the best vacationing experience for you and your family: You… Read more »


Timber Ridge made the list!Take a look at this great travel blog! Photo courtesy of Michael Kappel / (CC BY-NC 2.0) cropped, color #8 out of 50 of Illinois Bucket List…Sleep in a treehouse at Timber Ridge Outpost and Cabins Indulge your inner child by sleeping in a fully-furnished, fantastically-designed treehouse at Timber Ridge Outpost and Cabins…. Read more »

The Saturday Evening Post!

Read an enchanting story about Southern Illinois, Hardin county, Treehouses and Timber Ridge in the Saturday Evening Post! Written by the critically acclaimed author of three works of nonfiction and four historical novels, Shirley Strashinsky.

Southern Illinoian Article

“Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins: A truly magical place with treehouses for any kind of getaway” BY CHANDA GREEN For Life & Style MagazineFeb 19, 2016 Updated Mar 15, 2016 http://thesouthern.com/lifestyles/magazine/getaways/timber-ridge-outpost-cabins-a-truly-magical-place-with-treehouses/article_dd7ca652-b545-5c80-9a30-35043532c062.html