About this listing
Guests will have the full use of a 26' Travel Trailer that has one queen sized bed. The dinette and sofa can be made into beds for children. Farm Fresh eggs are available each morning, as well as coffee, tea, cereal and fruit.
Centrally located between Greenwood & Grand Forks, with easy access to Jewel Lake, Wilgress Lake, Phoenix Ski hill etc.
The 10 acre property backs on to the Trans Canada Trail and is bordered by wooded crown land.
Suitable for a single person, couple, or small family.
The 26' Travel Trailer is yours to use while you stay. It has both A/C and heating to keep you comfortable. The kitchen has a small fridge and freezer and a 3 burner gas range with oven. The bathroom has a small tub and shower, but typical to a travel trailer the hot water tank is small. A TV and DVD player and movies are provided. It comes fully stocked, including bedding, towels, a coffee maker, kettle, toaster, dishes and pots and pans. If you need something we haven't already provided, just let us know and we will do what we can to assist you. The space is suitable for a single person, couple or couple with kids. There is one queen sized bed in the bedroom, plus the dinette and sofa convert to small beds suitable for children or adults 5'3" or shorter. We welcome your pets, to a maximum of 2 due to space restrictions.
Outside the property is a fire pit for your personal use (dependant on fire restrictions). Limited amounts of firewood will also be provided.
We provide the fixings for breakfast while you stay, including coffee, tea, fruit, cereal and eggs. We also provide basic condiments, sugar, salt and pepper, ketchup, mustard, relish, milk and cream. All you need to bring are your cooking skills and bacon!
There is no cell service on the property making this the perfect place if you want to go "off the grid" for a few days. Wifi is available but due to limited data availability we ask that our guests do not use any streaming services while they stay with us.
We have a small hobby farm with Chickens and Ducks that roam the property during the day. We also have 2 young Labs that spend a lot of time playing outside. Please let us know ahead of time if this is a problem and we will keep them away during your stay.
The 10 acre property backs right on to the Trans Canada Trail and is bordered by crown land, making it a perfect place for hiking or biking. We have a seasonal creek and pond on the property with pathways cut into the field for you to enjoy.
There is a pool available for use while you are here. The chlorinated pool is above ground, 22' long, 12' wide and 4' deep. All children under the age of 14 must be supervised at all times while in the pool. Absolutely no diving or rough housing while in the pool. There is a foot wash station at the base of the ladder, please rinse your feet before entering the pool.
Guests are welcome to roam the property while they are staying. We ask that they do not enter the buildings on the property including the house, cabin, greenhouse, workshop and chicken coop.
Interaction with guests
We work from home and are outside for the majority of the day. We are available if you need anything, but if you want privacy we are happy to leave you alone.
Other things to note
There is no cell service or cable available at Brown Acres. The trailer is off the grid in almost every sense of the word. However, a phone is available for making calls and limited wifi is also available.
Quiet time is between 10pm and 7 am. Absolutely no parties. Please minimize your garbage and use the provided recycling box and food waste containers, and do your dishes before you leave.
Due to limited data availability and in order to keep the cost per night to a minimum please refrain from streaming music or television while at Brown Acres. There is a radio and working CD player and TV/DVD player available to use instead.
Cancel up to 24 hours before your trip and get a full refund. Cancel within 24 hours of your trip and the first night is non-refundable.