Voted #1 by parents! Deer Run has premier Day, Overnight, and Family Camps on 150 beautiful, private wooded acres of Tennessee rolling hills where campers and families discover strengths, complete challenges, and create life-long memories while having fun, being adventurous, unplugging, and connecting with each other.
For 2021 camps, our team has done a lot of planning and preparation to make your child’s and your family’s experience as safe as possible. Groups are smaller, rotate through activities less often, and are kept at safe distances from each other throughout the day.
Traditional camp. Christian nondenominational.
DAY CAMP age 5 to completed grade 6 Monday-Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 3:45 p.m.
Recreation and activities include lake time (swimming, water slide, aqua park, boats, canoes, zip line, fishing), pedal kart races, recreational games, archery and BBs range, crafts, climbing tower, obstacle course, human foosball, creek wading, gaga ball, carpetball, fun songs, and more.
Older campers, grades 5-6, also participate in ax throwing, giant swing, and canopy zip lines.
Campers do not want to leave at the end of the day and want to come back again and again because of the community they experience at Deer Run.
Bus transportation available from 8 locations: Brentwood/South Nashville, Franklin/Spring Hill, and Murfreesboro.
OVERNIGHT CAMP 1-week camps for completed grades 3-10 2-week camps for completed grades 6-10 Sunday p.m. to Friday 4:30 p.m.
Individual cabin groups stay together for lake activities (see above), climbing tower, paintball, zip line adventures, archery range, archery tag, disc golf, rec games, giant swing, ax throwing, and more. Two-week camps include an off-site adventure excursion.
Counselors and staff are the heart of Deer Run and a large part of what makes your child’s experience so amazing. Many campers are greeted by name year after year by staff and returning counselors. Campers want to return again and again because of the community they experience at Deer Run.
FAMILY CAMP All Ages Choice of August to May camps or June-July summer sessions: 1) August to May: Activities, recreation, and schedule are customized by you. No minimum on nights. 2) Summer Sessions, in June and July, begin Saturday morning at 10 a.m. and end Monday afternoon at 1:30 p.m. You customize your activities, recreation, and schedule plus have choices of additional programming. Two summer sessions are focused on Single Parent families.
A life-changing vacation getaway with a purpose. Being at camp together allows you to be fully engaged with your kids. Unplug and spend focused time with each other to create long-lasting memories, share adventures, explore nature, and become powerfully united.
Customize your adventure. Choose activities your family enjoys and plan your schedule: zip lines, giant swing, pedal karts, archery, BBs, paintball, fishing, wiffle ball, corn hole, hiking trails, lake activities, big screen movie, games, and more. Experience upscale accommodations, delicious meals, and incredible hospitality — all in an amazing environment.