Strawbale Lodge


  • Large open living area with sleeper sofa, couch and loveseat, coffee table, 2 rocking chairs, window cushions for additional seating
  • Additional get away in loft (table and futon)
  • New large shaded covered porch!


  • Table and seating for 10.  Additional tables/seating can be requested


  • 3 sink areas: single handwashing sink, double food prep sink, triple dishwashing sink
  • Full size refrigerator
  • Gas stove
  • Stocked with assorted pots and pans, skillets, utensils, plates, flatware
  • Center island prep/serve area
  • Compost pail, recycle bin and trash bin


  • Main floor: 2 rooms with 2 sets bunks each
  • Second floor: 1 room with 1 set bunk, loft with futon, inner dorm room : 2 bunks & 3 singles, outer dorm room: 5 sets bunks

Bathrooms – 2

  • ADA compliant full bathroom
  • Main bathroom has 2 composting toilet stalls, 2 shower stalls and triple sink/mirror

Water, Heat, Solar, Wi-Fi

  • Crisp, clean mountain well water
  • On-demand hot water
  • Woodstove (firewood provided)
  • Solar-powered
  • Wi-Fi is available at Mac Smith Resource Center


$150/night for up to 10 people.  Add $10/night for each additional person. Maximum 25-30 people.


  • single size bedding,
  • towels & environmentally friendly toiletries,
  • rain gear & outdoor shoes
  • water bottle, natural bug spray

Other Eco-Lodging

Delightful small cabin with one main room as living area/bedroom with single bed, futon and a separate eat-in kitchen.

Lean-to shelter of reclaimed wood tucked into a secluded clearing within the woods at Narrow Ridge