Crystal River Tree house: A Rustic Loft Perched Above an Icy Colorado River. David Rasmussen, treehouse expert, designed and built this “treehouse” with log columns as the main support, since the trees on the property are not strong enough to build on.
Ever since I read Swiss Family Robinson, as a child, I wanted to live in a tree house. My favorite spot to go was high up in the Dogwood tree that grew beside our old house in Wyckoff, NJ. I still love tree houses and climbing trees.
"When we were kids, a treehouse was a wonderful haven, a safe escape and a great lookout. Should our adult homes serve the same purpose? Tereasa and David's friends built this house around the trunk of an old tree, making a grownup aerie in the woods.
Paperbark Camp, Camp/Lodge in New South Wales, Australia