Camp Placid

is a non-profit Christian Retreat center where God is the focus. Camp Placid is owned and operated by the Southeastern District of the Church of the Brethren. Nestled in the East Tennessee Mountains, Camp Placid is the Church of the Brethren’s best kept secret. Camp Placid is available year around to churches, family groups, youth groups, and any non-profit organization. This camp offers a swimming pool, picnic pavilion, gas grills, outdoor chapel, fishing in the pond, paddle boats, volleyball, basketball, horseshoes, various hiking trails, children’s playground, swings, campfires and hayrides.

There is a modern air conditioned fully equipped kitchen/dining hall to seat approximately one hundred people. The kitchen/dining hall area is handicapped accessible.

Most activities and retreats are scheduled by reservation only and in advance. The types of activities are; church retreats, family reunions, workshops, training programs, youth and senior activities, day camps, church and non-profit sponsored events.

What does Camp Placid have to offer?


A large swimming pool with covered pavilion, bathrooms and pleny of space for partys, dances, wedding receptions and much more.

Fishing, Kayaks, Canoes, Paddle Boats

There are two ponds located on our property for fishing, as we as paddle boats, canoes and kayaks available and on-site.


Along with the water recreation activities, there are also horseshoes, volleyball, tetherball, and large fields for football or soccer available.


There are large tent decks and large areas for primitive camping. We also have space available for campers with electric.


There are 3 large cabins with 2 sides each duplex style. Each side holds 14 beds which can be used as boy/girl or any other arrangements. Each side has a bathroom and a shower. Each cabin is air-conditioned as well. Total cabin accomodation is 99 persons.


We also have a chapel available for worship services or other events. There are several camp fire circles, creek beds, mud pits, and new prayer gardens. Team building areas are also available.

More Information?

For more information regarding activities, resources, or facilities that Camp Placid has to offer, please contact us at info@campplacid.org

224 Camp Placid Road - Blountville - Tennessee - 37617 - (423)323-8844 - info@campplacid.org