Family Retreat - Fort Bluff Camp Dayton, TN

July 22 - July 26, 2018 · Dayton, TN
  • Estimated Family Cost: $400 per person, $300 for ages 5-17, 5 and under free
  • Estimated STM Cost: $400

About This Retreat

For retreat information call 865-540-3860.

This is a mountain-top Family Retreat located at Fort Bluff Camp near Dayton, Tennessee. The woodland setting is perfect for relaxing or enjoying the many activities available including swimming, fishing, giant water slide and more. Adults and children with disabilities and their families will enjoy the beauty and comfort of the Brown Deer Lodge, complete with a microwave and a refrigerator in each room. Organized by the Joni and Friends/Knoxville area ministry, this retreat serves Tennessee and several surrounding states.

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Gathering areas in Lodge
  • Lodge rooms have 7 single beds and 2 queen beds
  • Lodge rooms have microwave and small refrigerator
  • Lodge rooms have private bath


  • Fishing
  • Swimming
  • Climbing floating iceberg
  • Paintball
  • Giant waterslide
  • Mini-golf
  • Volleyball
  • Large water blob
  • Wii games
  • Ping-pong

About the Retreat Location

Fort Bluff Camp is located just six miles northwest of Dayton, TN. Our 68 acre camp sits high atop Dayton Mountain and boasts breathtaking views of the Tennessee River Valley and Smokey Mountains. Fort Bluff Camp is surrounded by hundreds of acres of privately owned forest and wilderness, making it a haven from the stress of daily life.

For Families

The day-to-day realities of life with a disability can be overwhelming. At Family Retreat your family will find the strength and joy of the Lord in an environment where you feel welcomed, understood and accepted.

Apply as a Family 

For Volunteers (STMs)

Join us as a Short Term Missionary (STM). You’ll be matched with a child or adult with a disability—a perfect fit for both of your personalities and abilities. Your job? To simply be a friend, give the gift of your time and love… to come alongside and make a new beginning possible for you and your new friend!

Apply as a Volunteer (STM)