Is your beard itching to get away? Whether you are dreaming of an exhilarating end-of-the-season ski trip or wishing to simply kick back in a hammock under the trees, vacationing is in style all-year round. With the spring season on the horizon, we are already longing for our next leisurely outdoor expedition. Channeling the woodsmen within, we have gathered up our top five favorite forest getaways for you and your beard-loving partner to sneak off to and get back in touch with nature.
Glamping Tents, Coldwater Gardens
For the folks looking for the freeing, uninhibited act of camping with a little less dirt and a little more romance, then the “Glamping” tents at the Treehouse in Goldwater Gardens, Florida were built for you. Equipped with two queen beds, full bath, full kitchen, covered deck with dining table and chairs, sun chair, and a fire pit on the ground level, getaway glampers will have the chance to enjoy the charm of the outdoors with the refinement of luxury.
Out n’ About Treesort
Cave Junction, OR
Appearing in the middle of a forest, floating peacefully above the ground, the Out n’ About Treesort in Cave Junction, Oregon, makes for the perfect serene escape. Vacationers not only get to savor the Bed and Breakfasts’s breathtaking surroundings and detached porches, but also enjoy horseback riding, zip-lining and arts and crafts.
Leave the kids at home, this treehouse is for adults only. Less than a half hour outside of Seattle, the TreeHouse Point, an 18 and over retreat, sits with six cabins smack dab in the middle of the Washington nature. Visitors score the chance to experience the blooming surrounding nature and the suggestion of living like Lewis and Clark, while indulging in the comfort of a resort, with heat, electricity, and a plush bed to lay your head.
For those looking to experience the awe of nature without having to use the woods as a bathroom will want to head to TreeHouse Point for their next getaway.
Post Ranch Inn
Big Sur, CA
Luxury meets nature in the tree room at the Post Ranch Inn. Blending in with the fresh foliage of the surrounding Big Sur forest, the treehouse of the Post Ranch Inn brings guests to a higher elevation with skylight over the bed, binoculars, and walking sticks in each suite. This forest sanctuary also comes with a private deck with “sweeping views of the California coast,” for you, your beard and company.
Winvian Cottages Treehouse
This Connecticut hideaway hangs 35 feet above the forest floor, and turns your childhood fantasies into a vacation reality. Hidden among the colorful forest greenery, the two-story Winvian Treehouses comes equipped with a first floor bedroom with a king-sized bed, a gas fireplace, steam shower and Jacuzzi. The second floor lounge also offers a wood-burning fireplace, a queen-sized sleeper sofa, a full bar and grand, treetop views of the New England forest below.
Sign us up for a weekend of seclusion and sightseeing now.