Solar Eclipse Event

Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins is the best place to experience the Solar Eclipse this August

  • Dark Sky Area: No automatic street/parking lights to diminish your experience during totality.

  • Location: Minutes from Garden of the Gods, Rim Rock & Pounds Hollow in the Shawnee National Forest.

  • Educational Lectures:

  • Saturday, Todd Carr, local historian and author will talk about the Shawnee National Forest and local history.  

  • Sunday, Braze Smith, local Mycologist will talk about mushroom hunting in the Shawnee Forest.

  • Monday, Dr. Arlon Hunt, renowned expert on solar energy and veteran of seven solar eclipses will explain what will happen and what to look for.

Click here to review the Schedule of Events!


Self-contained RV Camping spaces are still available.

Click here for details about RV rental space.


 Treehouse, Cabin and home rentals are all booked at this time but you may call to be put on an “in case of cancellation” list.


Do you have a larger astronomy or photography club?

looking for an even more remote and private camping or viewing area? Give us a call….with over 300 acres, we have options….

Timber Ridge Outpost & Cabins
PH: 618-264-9091