The BEST episodes of Treehouse Masters

Every episode of Treehouse Masters ever, ranked from best to worst by thousands of votes from fans of the show. The best episodes of Treehouse Masters!

Pete Nelson and his team of craftsmen create incredible homes and businesses in nature's canopy.

Last Updated: 10/11/2023Network: Animal PlanetStatus: Ended
AJ's Wish Treehouse
35 votes

#1 - AJ's Wish Treehouse

Season 3 - Episode 12 - Aired 9/19/2014

An Arizona boy's Make-a-Wish request is granted when Pete designs a tree house with a ramp for his wheelchair and characters from the 2014 film "The Boxtrolls."

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Ultimate Giveaway - Treehouse Special
38 votes

#2 - Ultimate Giveaway - Treehouse Special

Season 4 - Episode 10 - Aired 4/17/2015

On this special episode Pete and the NTS crew build the “Ultimate Treehouse” for the lucky winner of the Ultimate Treehouse Giveaway.

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Levitating Lighthouse
134 votes

#3 - Levitating Lighthouse

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/7/2014

A young couple has big dreams of a lighthouse treehouse atop a seaside seawall along the coast of Northwest Washington. Pete is challenged by the property’s incredibly steep grade and must deliver all of his materials to the site by way of barge only! The octagon-shaped, two-story, white-and-red shingled structure, which is housed among a group of cottonwood trees, features porthole windows, a wrap-around balcony, a nautical-themed interior and rainbow-colored glass. The couple, wanting to truly live off the grid, throws Pete a curve ball by asking him for a rainwater shower system, a composting toilet and supply power (where there is none). Surprisingly, Pete delivers a custom gift for the couple's pampered pooch: a 'backyard' high in the air!

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Treehouse Masters International: Brazil
59 votes

#4 - Treehouse Masters International: Brazil

Season 5 - Episode 4 - Aired 7/31/2015

Meeting up with South American treehouse impresario Ricardo Brunelli in the heart of Brazil; treehouse travels from the city of Sao Paulo to the farmlands of Parana.

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Sky-high Redwood Retreat
68 votes

#5 - Sky-high Redwood Retreat

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/31/2014

A nature-loving woman in Humboldt County, California, asks Pete and his crew to build a treehouse that pushes their skills to the limit. She feels cramped in her home and wants a permanent residence 60 feet up in the area’s giant redwood trees. Pete and crew take the comforts of home to new heights in this bohemian-chic, tri-level treehouse, which boasts a bathroom, lounge and bedroom loft spread out throughout three floors with low-hanging lights, tapestries, modular furniture and an overall genie-in-a-bottle aesthetic. The owner dreams of being able to see the Pacific Ocean from her cozy forest perch atop the redwood canopy, and Pete knows that he and his crew are the only ones who can deliver!

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Treehouse Point 2.0!
38 votes

#6 - Treehouse Point 2.0!

Season 7 - Episode 5 - Aired 8/26/2016

Pete's son Charlie oversees the latest project, which happens to be a live-in Washington resort and spa, home base for himself on 23 acres of forest.

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Triple Decker Record Setter
101 votes

#7 - Triple Decker Record Setter

Season 4 - Episode 9 - Aired 3/6/2015

Pete heads to Louisiana to build his biggest treehouse ever; a record-breaking, 1200 sq ft, tree village features 3 separate levels and a 70 ft bridge that connects to a platform set in a trio of nearby trees.

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Glasshouse Treehouse
60 votes

#8 - Glasshouse Treehouse

Season 8 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/20/2017

Pete treks to New York's Catskill Mountains to build his first glass house in the sky; piecing materials together like a puzzle, Pete uses his clients' collection of 50 vintage windows to construct an elegant tree house encased by walls of glass.

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Mindbending Silver Maple
129 votes

#9 - Mindbending Silver Maple

Season 5 - Episode 3 - Aired 7/24/2015

Pete finds inspiration in old tales to build a mesmerizing treehouse, with a curved turret that soars two stories high and a deck to take in the amazing sights, over the stems of a twisty silver maple on the shore of Lake Chelan.

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Country Superstar Speakeasy
97 votes

#10 - Country Superstar Speakeasy

Season 3 - Episode 11 - Aired 8/15/2014

Brian Kelley – a Southern gentleman who just happens to be half of superstar country-pop sensation Florida Georgia Line – is dreaming of a treehouse that he can “cruise” to with his gorgeous new wife in their home outside of Nashville. It is a three story whimsical, speakeasy-themed creative space built at the edge of a ravine below their home, perched in two strong oaks and a hickory tree. A sky-high bridge attached to their front porch floats through the tree branches to the second story of the treehouse, allowing the couple to easily access their private refuge. Pete incorporates wood from a treehouse that Brian’s father built for him as a boy, a bedroom, office, writing room, and a fantastic music-recording studio decorated with Guatemalan fabrics and vintage light bulbs.

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Record-High Recording Studio
136 votes

#11 - Record-High Recording Studio

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired 2/21/2014

A family from nearby Seattle wants to expand its already famous rural recording studio up into the trees! Up for the challenge, Pete creates a high-tech, two-story recording oasis more than 36 feet tall with in a group of cedar trees. Marrying music and nature, Pete and crew accent the treehouse with rust-colored metal, patterned, textured cork walls and a massive picture window that overlooks the wild salmon creek below. Upon completion, this musical treetop masterpiece is ready for its first recording session when a Grammy-award-winning megastar arrives at the reveal to lay down a brand-new track.

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Home Tree Home
38 votes

#12 - Home Tree Home

Season 5 - Episode 9 - Aired 9/18/2015

Inspired by South American treehouse maestro Richard Brunnelli, Pete builds a hexagonal live-in treehouse for a Treehouse Workshop graduate in coastal Oregon.

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Camo Treehouse
92 votes

#13 - Camo Treehouse

Season 6 - Episode 8 - Aired 3/4/2016

Adventurous Texas family, living on a 200-acre ranch, want a camouflaged treehouse that also serves as a guest house.

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Apres Skihouse Treehouse
99 votes

#14 - Apres Skihouse Treehouse

Season 6 - Episode 6 - Aired 2/19/2016

Pete builds ski lodge-style treehouse complete with an indoor-outdoor fireplace and a rooftop snowmaker for a ski-loving family.

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Treehive Beehive
124 votes

#15 - Treehive Beehive

Season 4 - Episode 4 - Aired 1/23/2015

Pete and his team undertake a sticky challenge and reinvent the classic single-tree treehouse; constructing a magnificent and whimsical beehive-like structure soaring 30-feet high in a majestic Douglas fir.

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Vincent Van Treehouse
77 votes

#16 - Vincent Van Treehouse

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired 7/25/2014

A farm in Wisconsin is the setting for a two-story tree house that features two decks; a loft; a lounge; and an art studio that has storage space for paint and canvases, a slop sink for washing brushes, an easel, drafting tables and a sewing station.

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Towering Treetop Teahouse
123 votes

#17 - Towering Treetop Teahouse

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired 7/11/2014

Pete and the crew look to Buddha's teachings as they build a traditional Japanese teahouse 20 feet in the air complete with a shoji screen wall, Tatami mats, low table with sunken floor and pagoda style roof for a zen-like paradise in Seattle.

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Birds Nest
80 votes

#18 - Birds Nest

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired 6/27/2014

The matriarch of a multi-generational Memphis family with a retreat in a wild bird paradise reaches out to Pete to build a giant bird nest treehouse. This “human nest” will pay homage to the magnificent egret nests that line the family’s lake, and will be housed in two hackberry trees and one sturdy oak.

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International: Scandinavia
53 votes

#19 - International: Scandinavia

Season 8 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/6/2017

Pete journeys to the pine-forested splendor of Scandinavia to explore Norway's magical TreeTop Hotel and Sweden's floating Treehotel, with tree homes suspended by cables and accessed only by retractable ladders.

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Scottish Sky Garden
116 votes

#20 - Scottish Sky Garden

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired 6/20/2014

A couple in Tulsa has two things in common: they are both expert gardeners and they both have Scottish heritage. They enlist Pete to build “something extraordinary” in their backyard by creating a treetop Scottish cottage 10-feet high in a robust pin oak.

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Ultimate Treehouses V
12 votes

#21 - Ultimate Treehouses V

Season 7 - Episode 7 - Aired 9/9/2016

Pete explores tree houses worldwide that tap into one's inner spirits; a manta-ray-shaped tree house within a Thai jungle; a spirit-soothing retreat hidden in Australia's wilderness.

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Zac Brown's Space Crab
8 votes

#22 - Zac Brown's Space Crab

Season 7 - Episode 8 - Aired 9/16/2016

Pete builds a half spaceship, half horseshoe crab, zinc-wrapped treehouse at state-of-the-art kids camp, Camp Southern Ground, at the request of country music superstar Zac Brown.

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Temple of Adventure
146 votes

#23 - Temple of Adventure

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired 1/10/2014

Pete builds an incredible, adventure-themed treehouse for a young, exploration-loving family in the heart of Pennsylvania’s Pocono Mountains. The family calls Pete and his crew to create a massive, two-story jungle masterpiece packed with secret doors and hidden passageways within a cluster of cherry trees! Pete delivers not just one but two bouncy suspension bridges, a daring rock-climbing wall anda living wall containing more than 700 live plants for this colossal treehouse, which overlooks a deep gorge. With a secret sarcophagus entrance, a second-sleeping loft and loads of adventurous novelties, this treehouse is sure to bring the family hours of fun, especially when Pete reveals his tailored, sentimental surprise: a tribute to the family’s beloved grandmother.

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Treehouse Masters International: Germany
68 votes

#24 - Treehouse Masters International: Germany

Season 4 - Episode 5 - Aired 1/30/2015

Join Pete on an adventure in Germany with two renowned treehouse builders - Christopher Richter, a former student, and Andreas Wenning, one of the world's most celebrated treehouse architects - as they tour Deutschland and every treehouse they can find!

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Nelson Family Treehouse
76 votes

#25 - Nelson Family Treehouse

Season 5 - Episode 1 - Aired 7/10/2015

Pete Nelson uproots an existing treehouse from the family-owned bed & breakfast Treehouse Point to build a custom-made treehouse as a housewarming gift for his daughter, Emily.

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