Things to Do

Crossville/Cumberland County is situated on the Cumberland Plateau. With an elevation of 2,000 feet our summers are generally mild with glorious falls. Voted by Rand McNally as one of the most desirable places in the U.S. to live we are consistently ranked in the Top 10 Places to Retire.

Here is a great website to help you plan your vacation in Tennessee!

Outdoor Activities

The golf capitol of Tennessee, Crossville has 10 championship courses. Visit

Canoe and kayak the Obed Wild and Scenic River.

Hike in one of 3 area State Parks or on the CUMBERLAND TRAIL- a 283 mile walking corridor stretching from Cumberland Gap, Kentucky to Chattanooga. Visit

Enjoy horseback riding and tennis.

Tour the many natural waterfalls near us- Fall Creek Falls is just 30 minutes from camp.

Shopping and Entertainment

Shopping -- with numerous antique stores, quaint shops, Vanity Fair Outlet Mall and Tennessee’s largest outdoor flea market the shopper in your family will definitely be satisfied. In addition, the 127 Corridor Sale, the "country’s longest yard sale" is held in August each year with 40 miles running through Crossville and Cumberland County. The sale always takes place the first weekend in August.

Nashville offers many malls, boutiques, and fine restaurants and is only 1 1/2 hours west on I 40 leaving camp. Knoxville also has a large mall, more boutiques, and dining and is 1 hr east on I 40.

Cumberland County Playhouse, a nationally acclaimed theatre company with 2-4 productions running simultaneously guarantees an afternoon or evening of great entertainment.

Historical Sites including the Homestead Tower - Built as part of the Roosevelt WPA program, here you can examine photos, documents & artifacts of the era.

The Depot - Original restored depot of the Tennessee Central Railroad now houses a gift shop and small railroad museum. This year’s Depot Days & Fine Arts Festival will be held June 18th & 19th.

Pamper Yourself

Skin Care:

Simply Skin by Tiffany

Tiffany Hyder is an amazing aesthetician from Boca Raton FL. She is relocated in Crossville and can be booked by calling 931-248-4803. Tell her Lacy sent you!

2 area Wineries -- offer daily tours and tastings.


75 S Main St
Crossville, TN 38555-4519
(931) 707-3695
Laughing Bodies yoga and pilates studio in downtown Crossville. Owner Rebecca Dennis relocated here from NYC and runs a phenomenal studio. Feel free to call and sign up for a class or two while you’re here in Crossville! Check her out at