This is a Boondockers Welcome host in Palmetto, FL
Max Rig Size
< 35 (ft)
Same Day Requests
Unfortunately i have to put weight restrictions.I cannot host A class (pushers) RVs and 5th wheels over 334ft anymore.Im sorry,they are just too heavy for my ex-pasture/backyard .My yard just cant handle them.Also,preferbly no arrivals after dark,it gets pitchdark here so please plan accordingly. 3 acres in rural palmetto but 2 minutes from 75 and 275 freeways,close to the beaches,20 min to sarasota,10 min to ellenton outlet mall,30 minutes to st pete, 45 min to tampa,3.5 hours to ft lauderdale.
Vehicle Suitability Information
RV Dump Station
Separate Tow Vehicle Parking
Offleash Area for Pets
Outdoor Cooking Allowed
i dont wanna make too many rules...but im not interested in drunk people and/or loud music..no campfires and respect my property....you can have a drink,make a bbq,smoke,play music....just clean after you.I do not offer amenities.Bring the kids :-)....Publix supermarket is 1 minute away.Maybe 2 minutes.Also 2 gasstations and a dollar general.Bring your dog,clean after it,i have a dog also and she is allowed to roam,keep that in mind.Generators....only quiet ones allowed and can be run from 11pm ish till 6 am ish.No length restrictions,i have a big entrance.It used to be pasture so it can be a lil bit soft after a lot of rain.Longer stays can be requested to me in person.
acces roads are smaller and are asphalt...but will accommodate almost anything.except class A pusher RVs and 5th wheels 34ft and up,those i cant host,sorry.Sizewise yes but Just TOO heavy. 3 acres...2.5 acres of free space...its grass,used to be a pasture.Some trees.Turnarounds in my yard,no problem.
Hosted By paulsranch
im 60.born in holland,been here 20 years...i camped since i was born, since i bought my ranch im not camping anymore but its always in my heart...and im on 3 acres...thought it would be nice to meet other people. Its just me and dog kali (a small great dane :-) )...my place is not really a ranch but thats what i like to call it....it was a farm and orangegrove and pasture years ago......it was neglected when i bought it and fixed it up past 4 years.
Availability for RV Camping
References for this location from other RVers
4 days ago
Im a tree loving, field loving kind of girl and this was a nice peaceful stop for us while traveling back home and was lovely under the trees and the pretty lights great communication. thanks again Paul!
3 weeks ago
Paul's Ranch checked off all of the boxes for us as a perfect stay! Close to the highway, large and level open space, easy access, host was a great communicator, we loved this stay! Thanks for your hospitality, we hope to be back!
1 month ago
Driveway is clearly marked with a antique blue van (think scooby doo vibes). 10/10
4 months ago
Thank you so much for your hospitality! You will love this peaceful property...We hope to return soon! Thanks again Paul!.
4 months ago
Very nice and quiet and large space and we felt very welcome by Paul, the owner. we recommand with pleasure.