Singletree Lodge & Cabins

Adjacent Hanging Rock State Park

Danbury, North Carolina



1000 acre Wilderness

                       …and a River Runs Through It!




Acclaimed in Eight National Magazines!!  One Thousand  Private Mountainous Acres with Over 5 miles of Pristine Riverfront!!  Rental options available from a sexy couples weekend to a 32 person corporate/family  retreat.    Hiking, Kayaking, Zip lining, Horse trail riding, Rock Climbing,  and other mountain adventures-  we’ve got it!!  Whether you are looking for a private getaway, corporate meeting,  family adventure,  or quiet woodland refuge–  Singletree has it all.

Corporate Retreats

Family gathering at Singletree Inn and Lodge near Hanging Rock State Park NC

We offer an intimate, exciting, adventuresome venue for corporate retreats. For team-building activities there are varieties of options that can be included in your customized retreat package. Strengthen your team of employees with a corporate retreat at Singletree Lodge.

Mountain Cabin Rentals

Our  Cabins range from a 7 bedroom 5000 sq ft Lodge, to a 1950’s vintage retreat in the woods. Six  cabins on 1000 acres of our own Wilderness and adjacent one State Park and 20 minutes from another.   Only our guests  are allowed to hike our 10 miles of trail, or hang out on our secluded River Beaches.   

Hanging Rock, NC Attractions

Hanging Rock photo from afar

At Singletree, we offer adventurous activities. Kayak/canoe down the Dan River, Fly through trees with award winning Zip Lines,  Horse trail ride in the shadow of Pilot Mountain , Fly fish with ease, Rock climb with a professional, chase waterfalls in adjacent Hanging Rock State Park. We also support sitting on the porch doing nothing at all. 

Singletree in the Media

Elegantly Rustic Wilderness Resort

Elegantly Rustic Wilderness Resort  located adjacent Hanging Rock State Park, and  short drive to iconic Pilot Mountain State Park, North Carolina. We protect the Stern family’s one thousand acres of natural wonderland , The HammerStern Wilderness Preserve, including five miles of Riverfront,  for future generations to enjoy.  Only  guests of Singletree are allowed in the Preserve.

Singletree accommodates guests year round in our 7 bedroom Lodge and secluded rental cabins.

“We cater to the discriminating individual who can appreciate the uncultivated, rugged terrain which remains unchanged and timeless.  We strive to keep our 1000 acres with over five miles of  River as pristine and untouched as possible.  We are committed to enjoying this ecologically significant property with minimal human disturbance,  and are dedicated to sustainable and organic methods of maintainance for the overall health of our game and land.” —   from the Stern Trust Mission statement for the Singletree Holdings.

  The Upper Dan River, is sparkling clean and beautifully clear.  Come explore the joys of unspoiled nature !

 all photography on this site by Johannah H Stern

Truly an unexpected jewel for this native. Great hospitality tucked into beautiful serene surroundings!

Joe Turpin

I was coming into town from CA to visit fam and friends in Virginia and I wanted to make my visit home also a little getaway/vacation as well! I found this cabin and it was absolutely perfect!!


If you like to be away from the hustle and bustle this is the place to go 1000 acres on the mighty Dan River!

Cindy Roberts

This is my safe and favorite place to go to when I am in NC. I will keep going here til the day I die.

Kathy Combs
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