Rustic, Pet-Friendly Yurt in Willowemoc Wild Forest, New York

Livingston Manor, New York (United States)
1 unit
8 guest capacity

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Accommodation Description

· Kid-friendly · Pets allowed · Barbecue

This pet-friendly glamping site allows guests a chance to get close to nature in a private spot without being isolated. A large BBQ grill, comfortable beds made of felled logs, and special décor that changes with the seasons add warmth and rustic charm to the atmosphere. The area itself offers many fine restaurants, and guests have the option to visit numerous quaint speciality shops in nearby Livingston Manor, Roscoe, or Jeffersonville.

Guests and their pets can rent the yurt alongside 50 private acres of forest with trails all to themselves. The yurt and land connect directly to the Willowemoc Wild Forest area of the Catskill Forest Preserve, only adding to the sense of adventure for guests and their pets having a wilderness experience. There are two log-built bunk beds and a queen-sized futon inside. The bathroom is inside and fully equipped with an eco-friendly composting toilet, a shower, and a sink. A large deck overlooks the forest below, and on it is a large BBQ grill, an outdoor wash sink, and a picnic table with an umbrella.

This yurt is very private and accessible only on foot from the parking area. Food is not provided, so guests must bring what they need. Guests are asked to provide a bed for pets, and they must not allow them to be on people beds. Read More

Accommodation Features

  • Cell service
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Electricity
  • Running water
  • Sink
  • Queen-size bed
  • Coffeemaker
  • Deck/Patio
  • Heating
  • Linens
  • Shared Barbecue
  • Stove
  • Dining table
  • Tea kettle
  • Hammock
  • Fire pit
  • Kitchen equipment

This pet-friendly yurt has a composting toilet, a shower, and a gas grill for cooking. A large deck overlooks the forest, which is a perfect place to catch sunset views.

The beautiful site is only a five-minute walk from the parking area, which only serves to enhance the feeling of wilderness and serenity.

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Guest Services

Handicapped or disabled glampers will have vehicle access to the yurt if they wish. Please advise the host if you require these. Also, some of the trails are accessible by power chairs, and the hosts will have a couple of ground blinds available for those who wish to archery hunt from them. Other guests may use them for observation points to capture that nature photo.

Got a birthday, anniversary or another occasion to celebrate? The hosts are able to do something special. Should glampers wish to have a catered meal, this can also be set it up. Read More

Location + Surroundings

  • Museums
  • Clubs/Nightclubs/Bars

Located on 50 acres of private land and adjoining the Catskill Forest Preserve and the Willowemoc Wild Forest area of the park which consists of over 14,000 acres in itself. Guests are free to explore the forest and take advantage of the extensive hiking trails throughout the forest preserve as well as the site's own trails that wind through the acres. Privacy and peace are guaranteed as guests will, find themselves encompassed by private lands and forests. This area offers many fine restaurants, and visiting the numerous specialty shops in nearby Livingston Manor, Roscoe, or Jeffersonville make shopping an adventure. Read More


  • Fishing
  • Bird watching
  • Horseback riding
  • Biking
  • Golfing
  • Winter sports

There are many activities for guests and their pets to enjoy—cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, hiking, fishing, hunting, and total relaxation. The Willowemoc River is nearby and offers world-renowned trout fishing, so this site is visited by fly fishermen from around the world. If guests enjoy hunting for pleasure, the area also offers some of the best whitetail deer, turkey, and small game for pursuit of the sport.

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Accommodation Rules

  • Infants allowed Under 2 years old
  • Children allowed 2-12 years old
  • Pets allowed
  • No smoking
  • No parties
  • Some spaces are shared

Accesibility & Safety

  • Wheelchair-accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible

Cancellation policy

  • You will receive a 50% refund when you cancel at least 15 days prior to check-in.
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Additional Information

At this dog-friendly site, guests must take full responsibility for their pet.

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