HIDEOUT CABIN

This cabin sleeps six to eight people, full kitchen, 1 bathroom, 3 bedrooms (one double bed, two queen beds), sitting area has a double futon.

CHECK-IN 7am or 6pm

Come and check in here and enjoy time with family or friends..

PET ALLOWED

Yes, you can bring your family pet(dog) with you, please check our requirements.

This cabin sleeps six to eight people, full kitchen, 1 bathroom, 3 bedrooms (one double bed, two queen beds), sitting area has a double futon, and a Television and DVD player. Two adults, $69/night; $12 per additional person.

Please call 618-672-4249 to reserve and make payment.

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PITCH FACILITIES

Campsites, Furnished Cabins, and Horse Facilities

  • All Campers Must Register Prior to Setting up Camp
  • Monthly and Annual Site Rental Available
  • Call for pricing and details

Bear Branch Horse Camp is centrally located in the beautiful 280,000-acre Shawnee National Forest just above Lusk Creek Canyon. Named after a creek that runs through the property, Bear Branch offers exceptional horse camping sites and cabins, and multiple access to the most scenic riding and hiking trails in the Forest. The Shawnee National Forest now has marked trails as well as good maps. Bridle Tags are no longer required to ride in the Shawnee National Forest.

Bear Branch is Wi Fi equipped; 80 campsites with water and electricity; shower house and laundry; and cabins and lodging with private baths.

Other accommodations and amenities include:

Shower House with Laundry Facilities
Tack Shop and General Store
Dump station
Recreation Area
• Volleyball
• Horse Shoes
• Playground
2-acre fishing pond
Modern barn with 40 bedded box stalls
Most sites have picket lines or poles for your rope.

Please see our detailed Campground Map for the location of specific campsites, cabins, and other features of the Bear Branch campground.

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Campground Map

Sites with water, electricity, and sewer: 1 through 25 and 63 through 71
All other sites have water and electricity
Permanent sites are designated with red numbers and are not available.

Horse Camping Policies and Registration

By following a few simple codes of convenience, Bear Branch can continue to offer you and your family some of the finest and safest horse camping and trail riding accommodations in the Shawnee National Forest.

Campers must register and pay before setting up camp.

Quiet Camp Begins at 11:00 p.m. till 6:00 a.m.

Dogs Must Be On a Leash in camp at all times.

Stallions (accommodated by permission only) must be kept in stalls.

No tree tying is permitted ($150 fine if trees are chewed).

Negative Coggins and Health Certificates are required for out of state horses.

No temporary pens (except in designated picket areas).

Horses cannot be tied overnight to trailers at campsites.

Stalls and picket areas must be cleaned before you leave.

Sites, stalls, lodging, and cabins must be vacated by 11 a.m. on checkout day (except Sunday, campsites only, 3:00 p.m.).

We are on city water, please help us conserve and keep your camping fees reasonable. Do not hose out your trailer.

No animals (horses or dogs) can be tied to utility poles with water and electric.

You will pay a minimum $25 fee if your animal breaks a water pipe.

Please do not throw trash—bottles & cans—in fire pits. They do not burn.

Stopping along the trail in the Shawnee National forest
Lunch and Rest Stop on the Trail

Please complete our Registration Form and submit it online or print and mail it. However, to secure your registration we must receive your check or money order for deposit within 2 weeks.
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Please put all trash in dumpster behind the restaurant.

$34.50 / Person

Horseback riding & Horse Rental options.

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Reservations are recommended to secure a campsite or cabin, or horse facilities if desired. Reservations can be made for year round dates for Holiday FUN! Including Weekends. By following a few simple codes of convenience, Bear Branch can continue to offer you and your family some of the finest and safest horse camping and trail riding accommodations. Bear Branch Horse Camp is centrally located in the beautiful 280,000-acre Shawnee National Forest just above Lusk Creek Canyon, offering the most scenic riding and hiking trails in the Forest.

SIMILAR ACCOMODATION

CABIN – PRIMITIVE RAWHIDE

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The Reata Inn sleeps six people and has a full living room, full kitchen with large refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, and all utensils, coffee maker, two queen beds, double futon, TV/VCR, huge bath and double sinks, sunken tub, with separate shower stall, and has a private deck on back. Two adults, $72/night; $12 per additional person.

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