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Directions

Where are you coming from?

 

Johnson City, TN

Erwin, TN or Asheville, NC

Jonesborough, TN

Knoxville, TN

**In case of ice or snow**

 

 

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Directions from Johnson City:

  • Take I-26 South to Johnson City

  • Take exit 24

  • Turn left off of exit onto University Parkway

  • Turn left at the second stoplight onto Cherokee Road (also known as Hwy 67)

  • Stay on Cherokee Road for several miles until you come to Cherokee School

  • Turn left onto Lone Oak Road (This road will take you over the mountain for seven miles through deep forest.  When you start seeing houses again, you are getting closer to the next turn.)

  • Turn left onto Methodist Camp Road (directly across from Dry Creek Baptist Church)

  • Go over the bridge and follow the main paved road that winds to the left then curves towards camp

  • Welcome to camp!  Please check in at the camp office located just past the pool on the left.

 

Directions from Erwin or Asheville, NC:

  • From Asheville, take I-26 North over the mountains to Erwin, TN

  • Take exit 37

  • Turn left and go 4.3 miles North on Hwy 81

  • Turn right onto Arnold Road (just before you cross the bridge that crosses the Nolichucky River).  This turn is marked by a brown ATV recreational vehicle sign.

  • Go 1.9 miles and turn right onto Dry Creek Road (it is the first paved road on the right)

  • Go 3 miles and you will go through a little valley with small homes and trailers.  You know you are close to camp when you pass a Forest Station on the right.

  • Turn right onto Methodist Camp Road

  • Go over the bridge and follow the main paved road that winds to the left then curves towards camp

  • Welcome to camp!  Please check in at the camp office located just past the pool on the left.

 

Directions from Jonesborough:

Note that this is not the most direct route.  If you do choose to meander and come through Jonesborough.

  • Follow Hwy 81 out of Jonesborough towards Erwin

  • Just past Lamar School, turn left onto Cherokee Road

  • Go for .9 miles and take the fourth right onto Arnold Road (located right before an Exxon gas station)

  • Just past Cherry Grove Baptist Church, turn left onto Dry Creek Road

  • Go 3 miles and turn right onto Methodist Camp Road

  • Go over the bridge and follow the main paved road that winds to the left then curves towards camp

  • Welcome to camp!  Please check in at the camp office located just past the pool on the left

 

Directions from Knoxville:

Note:  You have two ways of getting to us.  You can either come straight interstate or take the most direct route with some back road travel.

 

    Interstate Route

  • Take I-81 to I-26 which will take you to Johnson City

  • Follow the directions listed above as if coming from Johnson City

    Most Direct Route

  • Take I-40 towards I-81

  • Take I-81 North

  • Take exit 23 (Greeneville, Bull's Gap, Tusculum College exit)

  • Turn right onto 11E North (towards Johnson City) for 19.5 miles.  Do not turn onto Greeneville Business 11E which branches off to the right.

  • Turn right onto Hwy 107E (the traffic light just past Wal-Mart)

  • Go for 20.2 miles until you get to the a stop sign

  • Turn left onto Hwy 81

  • Go .85 miles, across the Nolichucky River, and turn right onto Cherokee Road (Hwy 67)

  • Go for .9 miles and take the fourth right onto Arnold Road (located right before an Exxon gas station)

  • Just past Cherry Grove Baptist Church, turn left onto Dry Creek Road

  • Go 3 miles (you will pass several trailers, small homes, and Forest Station) and turn right onto Methodist Camp Road

  • Go over the bridge and follow the main paved road that winds to the left then curves towards camp

  • Welcome to camp!  Please check in at the camp office located just past the pool on the left

 

Directions in case of snow or ice:

Note: When there is snow or ice, we advise you use the following directions which are similar to directions from Johnson City.

  • Take I-26 South to Johnson City

  • Take exit 24

  • Turn left off of exit onto University Parkway

  • Turn left at the second stoplight onto Cherokee Road (also known as Hwy 67)

  • Stay on Cherokee Road for several miles until you come to Arnold Road located on the left (past an Exxon gas station)

  • Turn left onto Arnold Road

  • Turn left onto Dry Creek Road (just past Cherry Grove Baptist Church)

  • Go 3 miles and turn right onto Methodist Camp Road

  • Go over the bridge and follow the main paved road that winds to the left then curves towards camp

  • Welcome to camp!  Please check in at the camp office located just past the pool on the left

 

 

 

 

 

Buffalo Mountain Camp is an outreach of the

Holston Conference Camp and Retreat Ministries and is accredited through the American Camp Association.