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Lakefront Campsite on private property in Durham

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Lakefront Campsite on private property in Durham

4 guests1 bed0 baths
4 guests
1 bed
0 baths
Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Sparkling clean
3 recent guests said this place was sparkling clean.
Derrick is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

When you wake up after a day of fishing and a night of campfire stories with the mist in the air and this peaceful lakefront view you will know God is good and you are alive. The air is more crisp and clean and the birds sing you a personal lul-a- bye.
Your camp site comes with a tent⛺, fire pit sleeping bag, camping grill. This site is adjacent to a city park with a playground and restrooms.


Lake access
Unavailable: Smoke detector
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide detector
The host hasn't reported smoke or carbon monoxide detectors on the property.
Entire place
You’ll have the space to yourself and will only share it with those you’re traveling with.

Sleeping arrangements

Common spaces
1 floor mattress



8 reviews
Elaine User Profile
September 2019
I’m a return camper at Derricks site! As always it was a perfect stay! Derrick is a great host and we appreciated the extra touches he left for our stay! I highly recommend Derricks camping spot and I know I’ll be back again soon!
Taryn User Profile
June 2019
Derricks place was great! We spent the night fishing, making s’mores, and doing all cliche camping things. There was a soccer game nearby so cars drove in and out for a while but once they were gone it was completely silent and felt very private. I love how accessible this site…
Derrick User Profile
Response from Derrick:
Taryn, thank you for the review. Many campers bring their own sleeping bag so I forgive me for forgetting.
June 2019
Elaine User Profile
June 2019
Derricks campsite is amazing! The location is perfect! You are super close to the bathrooms, trails and playground but when you are at the site you wouldn’t know it as it is peaceful and serene. Derrick is also a fantastic host. I must’ve asked him a trillion questions and…
Simon User Profile
April 2019
Great stay like being in the countryside but not that far away Thanks to Derrick for all the thoughtful preparations
Derrick User Profile
Response from Derrick:
Simon you and the family are always welcome. Think of it as your private local nature getaway.
April 2019
James User Profile
November 2018
Outstanding camp site. Had a really nice time and Derrick was a phenomenal host. Highly recommend!!
Wes User Profile
September 2018
Perfect Weekend Getaway! Your own private camp spot, a fire pit, and your own fishing spot, what more can you ask for? It was definitely a fun and well needed relaxing stay. If you are thinking about staying here for the night or two or more, I would. I would definitely…
Celeste User Profile
September 2018
Something peaceful and casual if you need a night outdoors away from public and electronics!
Derrick User Profile
Response from Derrick:
Come back anytime
September 2018

Hosted by Derrick

Durham, NCJoined in January 2015
Derrick User Profile
8 Reviews
Derrick is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I was born in Durham, NC. I am a writer and teacher. I have a wife and daughter. I love nature and the outdoors. Love, jazz music, grilled burgers and the ball game.
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House Rules

Not suitable for infants (under 2 years) - Uneven terrain
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 10AM and check out by 1PM