Solar Living Emerson Brook Forest 2Writers, artists, musicians, naturalists, social and environmental activists, families, students, travelers, outdoor enthusiasts, and people needing a respite from the buzz of life will enjoy the peace and wonder of our solar homestead and forest. For winter reservations, please read about accessing our home during winter conditions in the "Guest access" section.
The Old Red Mill COTTAGE (beside a waterfall)Our 1840’s renovated grist mill is located in the beautiful Monadnock Region. The house and cottage are situated on twelve acres and includes gardens, an orchard, berry bushes, grape vines, beehives, chickens and a tremendous waterfall. We are close to many of nature’s gems including Mount Monadnock, Pack Monadnock, the Heald Tract hiking trails, skiing, snowshoeing and swimming. Also the acclaimed MacDowell Arts Center, Andy’s Summer Playhouse, Andres Institute of Art and the Waldorf Schools.
Monadnock Hill Creative CabinA cabin 16x16 with a wall of windows connected to a 1792 House by a breezeway with access to private bathroom and shower. We have access to the Greenfield Trails Association crisscrossing the Rand Valley, hiking, mountain bike riding. A 36 min drive to Mt Monadnock Old Toll RD pking, 20 mins to Peterborough, with Pubs, bookstore, cafes, shops and museums. Ticks and Lyme are here and real! Wear white & there are many good commercial repellents. Shower and inspect every nook and cranny!