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Oak Park, Illinois
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We stayed with our two young kids, and we had such a wonderful, memorable experience. Our kids loved having space to run around in, and the pavilion area with the tetherball, horseshoes, and cornhole games was such a wonderful blast from the past for us and encouraged our kids to stay outside and play even more. The fire pits were...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fantastic time staying in the Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins by the Shawnee National Forest. We traveled with another couple and stayed in the Walnut Hill home. It was perfect for us – so peaceful and away from the chaos of the city. The convenient location to spectacular hikes in the National Forest was perfect and the...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Exciting treehouse getaway in the Shawnee Forest. Treehouse was well maintained, clean and proprietors were very warm and welcoming. Our children, ages 7,10 and 12 all loved the experience. We loved having a technology free vacation.

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Thank Linda L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We searched for a locations where not only could we get away with our daughters, but also with our puppy. The only resort/lodging in Shawnee National Forest that is pet friendly is Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins. We were interested in the Tree Houses and though they were booked we did stay in the Walnut Hill home. It was perfect...

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful experience staying in the adorable little tree house. Our kids (9 & 11yrs) loved it. We hiked everyday in the parks. Treehouse was clean and staff were so nice! Would definitely stay again!

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Pocahontas, Illinois
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

We had a great time! We stayed in the Pine Ridge house. The hot tub was amazing. Pine Ridge is minutes away from Garden of the Gods. Elizabeth was always helpful! We enjoyed a relaxing weekend with Timber Ridge Outposts!

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ShawneeTreehouses, Owner at Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins, responded to this review

Sara, I am so happy you guys were able to relax and enjoy yourselves! Thank you again for staying with us! We really do appreciate your business!l Elizabeth

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This is the 3rd time staying at Timber Ridge, and I have already booked my next visit. The accommodations are second to none. I have stayed at several other local cabins and they paled in comparison. The attention given to myself and my family each time was exceptional. On the last visit I brought my daughters out for some "Glamping"...

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Aurora Illinois
Reviewed 28 February 2017

This is the second time we have stayed at Timber Ridge but the first time in the Pine Ridge home. It was perfect for us and another couple and our two large dogs. Great base from which to hike in the Eastern Shawnee. It was wonderful to come back and make our own meals, then slip into the hot tub...

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Lenexa, United States
Reviewed 26 February 2017

I loved this charming and spotlessly clean and well-stocked cabin, including wi-fi, in a secluded area and would definitely stay here again. It is close to many hiking trails in the Shawnee National Forest, and the owners provided some tips for good scenery as well as nearby amenities like restaurants and shopping. My two little fur friends really loved roaming...

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St Louis, MO
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

The weather did not cooperate with our visit to Garden of the Gods so we wanted to stay close and try again the next day. Everything in the area was booked solid but I made one last call to Timber Ridge. A guest had to check out early so we were in luck. We were able to rent a treehouse...

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ShawneeTreehouses, Owner at Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins, responded to this review

Thank you so much. I am so glad we were able to accommodate you at the last minute like that! Hope to see you again soon. Elizabeth & Marty

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins is Illinois' 1st and only Tree House and Log Cabin resort. We are located in the Shawnee Hills/Illinois Ozarks region in southeastern Illinois. Enjoy luxurious accommodations in a pet and kid friendly resort atmosphere. Stay in an authentic Antique Log Cabin, Circa 1852 featuring a 16' x 24' TreeDeck! Come see what all the buzz is about! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins

Address: RR2 Box 34A, Near Karbers Ridge Road, Elizabethtown, IL 62931
Region: United States > Illinois > Elizabethtown
Number of rooms: 6
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“Timber Ridge can provide great, rustic accommodations. Look at all of their choices: 2 Tree houses, cabins, and an entire home!”
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