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May 3-5, 2019: 10th Annual Church Retreat

  • Natchez State Park 24845 Natchez Trace Road Wildersville, TN, 38388 United States (map)

Office: 731-968-3742  | Toll Free: 1-800-250-8616

DIRECTIONS: Natchez Trace is located in Carroll, Henderson, and Benton counties in West Tennessee. It lies 35 miles east of Jackson off of Interstate 40 between Nashville and Memphis. Take Exit 116 off of I-40 to the park’s main entrance (turn left at the top of the exit ramp).  It’s about three miles to the Five Point intersection. The group camp is right there; the sign says Natchez Trace Group Lodge. For a map and specific driving directions, see Google Directions from GNUUC.

Drive to the Group Lodge.  Check in and pick up a key for your cottage.

WHAT TO BRING:  Bring your own bed linens, towels, bath mat, personal toiletries, snacks, games, Scrabble games, puzzles, Frisbees, guitars and other musical instruments, hiking boots, bug spray, swimsuit, rain gear, warm clothing, sunscreen, flashlight, telescope and binoculars, canoe and kayak, first aid kit, and camera.

There will be plenty of nutritious food at the meals, but you should bring your own comfort food snacks and beverages for between meals.  Ice and water will be served, but there will be no bottled water. Bring your own reusable water bottle.


Friday Supper – Bring-Your-Own Brown Bag!  Friday evening we will roast hot dogs at the campfire and make s’mores.  Please bring any additional food you may personally want.

REGISTRATION FEES (includes all meals):

Adult             2 nights                                 $ 70
                    1 night                                   $ 50
                    Sat only (3 meals)                   $ 35
                    Sat only (2 meals)                   $ 30
Family                                                           $190 max
Teen                                                      $ 35
12-under                                                        free

Payment may be made by check or in Breeze.  In Breeze, go to $Give Now, then in the drop-down menu select Annual May Retreat.

For those wishing to stay at the Inn:  please make your own reservations by calling 800-250-8616.

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