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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 »

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

Channel 6 Favorite Vacation

Johnette Worak of Paducah’s Channel 6 News picked Timber Ridge as her favorite family vacation as part of a series where station news anchors shared their holiday destinations. Viewers were encouraged to vote for their favorites and Johnette’s trip to Timber Ridge won the Peoples Choice Award. See the video here…

Press Tour Articles

Recently, a group of travel writers stopped by Timber Ridge as part of a press tour sponsored by Southernmost Illinois Tourism Bureau. Our unique region is called the Illinois Ozarks because we are the beginning of the foothills of the Ozarks, so different from the cornfields that most people associate with Illinois. We thought you might… Read more »

Red Tricycle

Best Glamping Spots Close to Chicago Forget sleeping on the ground and digging holes in the woods — glamping (“glamorous camping”) is all about bringing your favorite creature comforts to the great outdoors. And you can do it near Chicago. Click through our album to discover the best glamping spots around, from a tree house… Read more »