Heart Of The Country

Space for 1 Rig
Any size
5 nights maximum

Notice Required
Same day is okay
1 month max
Response Rate
100%
Usually Responds In
< 1 hour

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Suitability

  • Slideouts Allowed
  • Generators Allowed
  • Barbecues Allowed
  • Lawnchairs Allowed
  • Pets Welcome

Amenities

  • 15 Amp Electric Hookup
  • Water Hookup
  • Wifi
  • Pull-Through Parking
  • RV Dump
  • Tow Vehicle Parking
  • Campfire Ring
  • $15/night requested for hookups

Description

We have several easy pull thru boondocking campsites near the road where only water is available.
We also have a full hookup campsite much nearer our house where more maneuvering is necessary. WIFI is available there.
This is a Longleaf Pine sanctuary and a hobby farm. We also host an AirBnB, so other guests may be here as well.

House Rules

We prefer to communicate via the Boondockers Welcome App. You are welcome to call us, but please leave a message as we will not answer a call coming from an unknown phone number.
At the boondocking campsites, Generator and pets are fine, and water is available. No donations necessary.
At the full hookup campsite, pets must be on a leash. We usually have a hot tub available for a small donation, but it currently is being renovated.
Smoking is fine anywhere; please pick up your butts.

Access Road Conditions

Paved driveway with initial hill. Campsites anywhere along the side of the driveway, several pull through opportunities.
Large paved turn around up at the house. We use it to turn around our 29’ rig pulled by a Chevy Silverado. No low hanging trees.

Tow Vehicle Parking Details

Next to the rig.

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We prefer to host only one camper at a time, but if you are traveling as a small group, we will be happy to accommodate all of you if we can.

Location

Bay Minette, AL, United States of America

Suggested Local Attractions

Blakeley State Historic Park is four miles away.


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Member Since
April 12, 2021
Host's Age
55-65


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Jwallz1988

September 2021

Welcoming

The owner waited for us til we got there very late in the evening and led us to a spot to park. Stars are gorgeous, land is beautiful and the animals were so cool.


ddunstan11

September 2021

Awesome host/location

So far every host we have stayed at has been wonderful! Heart of the Country is no exception. Great host, so friendly! Nice, quiet location close to parks, beaches and seafood. Plenty of room for my class A 34’ with tow.


Bonkme

August 2021

Wonderful location and host!

Such warm hospitality and openness to strangers, we were really made to feel at home at haledw's beautiful property. The electricity worked great, I got the best nights sleep I've had in 2 weeks surrounded by the peaceful loblolly pines and sounds of nature. Great guy to sit a spell and chat with; The friendly animals were a plus! Highly recommend and would come back :)


sandlapper1

July 2021

Excellent place friendly host Very helpful

Wonderful host and great quiet setting peaceful sleep very helpful cause our RV was over heating Thanks Dave


Simpleliving

June 2021

Top notch!

Awesome hosts. Beautiful property, very well maintained. Friendly animals. We had a blast!


taylor429

June 2021

Beautiful and peaceful property!

Wonderful host and property! Driveway entrance is a little narrow and could be a challenge for bigger rigs. We enjoyed our stay and we will visit again. Be sure to stop and say hello to Hercules the donkey and his friends.


Becs2020

June 2021

Such A Beautiful Farm

Wow this place was just gorgeous and the hosts were amazing!


Irie_Vybus

May 2021

Beautiful spot

The trees here are stunning. We had issues connecting to the WiFi, but the hosts were more than accommodating to make sure we had what we needed and we enjoyed chatting with them and getting to know them and their beautiful animals. Thanks so much for having us!


boss

May 2021

Beautiful property

Host was very accommodating on short notice. It's nestled back in the pine trees. Will definitely stay here again if our travels lead us this way again!


machichuli

May 2021

Super peaceful

Dave and Judy are super hosts. They offered for us to join them. It was Mother’s Day and decided that they should spend it with their family. This was the first time that a 39 foot class A stayed there. We would advise not to try the turn around by the house because it’s just too tight for a big rig. They just need to drive in on the right.


Cloud-9ers

May 2021

Blue Ribbon Host

A precious couple in the hidden pines of Bay Minette.
You really must meet them if you haven't yet.
Their trees are towering, so very lush and green.
Campsite is level, comforting and clean.
Our first boondocking adventure, one we'll never forget.
You'll love it there too, on that we'd both bet.
Both of them are pleasant, knowledgeble and such gracious host.
Not sure if we liked them or their animals the most. ( joking of course).
So welcoming and friendly, all kidding aside.
Glad we took the drive on that Alabama ride.
They have mules and pony's, chickens, dogs and more.
Not to mention their delicious blueberries galore.
For Boondockers hosting, this couple has the knack.
To The Heart of the Country, we hope to one day go back.


Pauldoberle

May 2021

Wow! Heart of the Country checked all our boxes.

Quite, easy in/out, wildlife, hiking, super nice hosts, close to town. AND we were blessed with farm animals: Eunice, Hercules, Ernie, and others to many to name them all. Thanks you for a restful and educational visit.


Mark33g

May 2021

So very pleasant

What a pleasure to meet Dave and Judy and their menagerie of animals! A beautiful, peaceful haven. Would love to visit again if ever in their neck of the woods.


HootinTBoutin

April 2021

Fresh eggs

The host was very kind and generous. Easy to get in and out
with water and electricity available. I give them five stars and gold use them whenever I am in the area