MikeinElease

Age: 45-55

Member since August 2017

Teacher and partner living on 17 acres in the middle of nowhere!

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I am a Science Teacher and my partner is in Pediatrics. We bought the 17 acres 5 years ago and we decided to clear and create 10 campsites for boondockers. We have a 5th wheel RV ourselves and enjoy camping. We also enjoy meeting new people when they come to visit and stay with us.

Skills & Expertise to Share

Jack of all trades, Master of none. Built our house except for the black water plumbing, Sheetrock (will never do that again), and high voltage electrical, roofing and siding.

MikeinElease's Pets

Yes, a spoiled and very submissive English Setter rescue dog.

Favorite Boondocking Locations

Only went boondocking once in Iowa. Felt like boondocking when we went to the National Parks out west and Acadia. None had hookups.

MikeinElease's Hometown

We really dont have a hometown. We live in a hamlet called Elease, NC. It's not even on most maps. We have a couple of neighbors that live 1/4 mile away. We are surrounded by state forest. We are originally from the Hampton Roads area of Virginia. We moved here for work many years ago.

MikeinElease's Guest Details

MikeinElease's Rig

Rig Type: Fifth Wheel

42 feet long

We have a 2012 Infinity 5th Wheel with 5 slides. We bought her because at the time, she was the first to have the front living room. She is a monster that we lived in for 2 years while building our house. We now use her for weekend and summer break camping.

MikeinElease's Travel Preferences

  • Has a tow vehicle
  • Travels with pets
  • Has slideouts
  • Needs to run a generator

MikeinElease Has 1 Host Location

Quiet and Secluded in Elease

White Oak, NC, US
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MikeinElease's References (9)

References from Guests (9)

crystalwill2

July 2018

Absolutely Perfect!

This was my 2nd time boondocking with my camper. The site had all the amenities and I was able to take my time and learn how to use the waste, hot water heater and the awnings. The site was perfect. You couldn't ask for better! They even had blueberries to pick between the sites! Beautiful landscape, flowers, and fruit. I felt safe and secure here by myself with my dog. Don't let the rattlesnake warning keep you away! Thank you, MikeinElease for a relaxing and perfect time!


Jphal

May 2018

This is Boondocking of the highest order

After living MikeinElease I realized how high the bar has been set for great boondocking. From my initial arrival when I was going to park at a distant site, the host, Mike, flagged me down to guide me to a more favorable site. HIs hospitality was wonderful, and the location he has created in his park is as close to being a top RV park as you can come. I highly recommend this site, and hope my travels may lead me to MikeinElease again someday.


Dashglow

May 2018

Wonderful Host, Beautiful Property

Mike was a wonderful and warm host, very communicative, and went out of his way for us on multiple occasions. The property is lovely. It is easily one of the most beautiful host locations we've been to, and we had a super-relaxing stay, which was just what we needed.

We highly recommend this host location, thank you MikeinElease!

-Shlo n' Dash


DigitalNomad

April 2018

Beautiful property!

The property is amazing! Quiet, out in the country, just perfect! Unfortunately I didn't get a chance to meet my hosts as they were out at the time but communication was great!! Thanks guys! I'd very much like to come by sometime when you're in town!


Realgravel

April 2018

Nice Cypres forest.

Very beautifull place, quiet and very clean.
Road instructions very easy to follow.


Suzanandart

March 2018

nice area of NC and friendly people

Very welcoming people. We enjoyed our stay in this secluded spot of North Carolina


XPAT2B

March 2018

Back again!! We just could not get enough of Carolina Pines...

Mike is a super host! Beautiful property.


XPAT2B

March 2018

Mike is a great host!

This was our 2nd stay at this location. Great property with numerous sites to choose from. Host friendly and very accommodating. Convenient enough to I-95 but far enough away to not have the road noise. Highly recommend!


XPAT2B

February 2018

Beautiful property, friendly hosts

Perfect location for our overnight stay. Wooded and quiet, with several level parking spots. Many thanks to our generous host for sharing their bit of nature!