Built in the 1930s as a summer-vacation destination deep amidst the wooded hills of western North Carolina, Glen Choga Lodge is a unique 35-room retreat listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Ever aspired to the off-grid lifestyle? This custom log home on 40 acres in eastern Oregon could well be the spot for fulfilling those dreams of self-sufficiency and an unplugged reconnection with the land.
Living off the land is not for the weak or ill-prepared. It takes years of groundwork and skill-honing to get to a place where you can survive (and thrive) without municipal utilities, grocery stores, and other resources we take for granted every day.
Looking at some of the pros and cons of off-grid living is a good way to help you decide whether or not you should officially hop head-first into homesteading or living off the land.
We’ve come a long way since the humble log cabin of homesteading days, although there’s still a comforting simplicity to ...