Treehouse Design and Build Resources

People relate to treehouses. There seems to be a primal instinct that draws us to a perch high in a tree.  There are so many things that tree houses represent — shelter, protection, harmony, communion with nature, freedom, & adventure.

I have, and continue to compile all sorts of articles and information on treehouses that I hope you will find useful, whether you are interested in building one yourself, as I did, or simply dreaming about being in one.

Bear Stuck in Garbage Box Video

bear caught in garbage box

This little survivalist bear cub got stuck raiding the outdoor garbage and an adventurous owner works to release him while the momma bear looks on. When working in the woods always be aware of your surroundings — the person didn’t know the momma bear was so close by and watching — and the outcome could […]


A Wheelchair Accessible Treehouse

Mt. Airy wheelchair accessible treehouse

Mount Airy, Connecticut has a special gem when it comes to the world of treehouses. Nestled in its nearly 1500 acres of forest, walking and bridle trails, lies Ohio’s only public wheelchair accessible treehouse. If you can get to Mount Airy, you can visit this wheelchair accessible treehouse even if you don’t feel you have […]