Get out of Boone. Make some friends. Hear from God.
The CRU Fall Retreat is a great break from school and a chance to hang out with others as we learn how to develop our faith as college students. If you’re new around here, this is a great chance for you to make some new friends. Basically, it’s just awesome.
Here’s More Details:
Cost: $75 ($85 with a T-shirt)
@ Camp Tapawingo (Elizabethton, TN)
Directions to Camp Tapawingo:
Drive west from Boone on Hwy #321 to Skating Rink (towards Tennessee).
Take Hwy #321 all the way into Elizabethton, TN.
At main 4-way light in Elizabethton, turn left staying on #321 (Corner of “Food City”). Go about 4 blocks to McDonald’s.
Turn RIGHT on #400 at the McDonald’s. Go about 3 blocks—cross River Bridge.
Located approximately 5 miles north of Elizabethton, TN, 10 miles northeast of Johnson City, TN and 15 miles south of Bristol, TN.
Turn LEFT 1st main corner (Pierce Grocery Store).
Still following Hwy #400 go approx. 4 miles to Ta-Pa-Win-Go Camp sign on RIGHT. Turn next RIGHT on Cripple Creek Rd. Camp is ½ mile on Right.
If you get lost or have an emergency, call:
Mark Valentine: 828.773.9080
Eric Heistand: 828.773.6632
The Camp address is:
111 CBM Camp Rd
Watauga, TN 37694
We’ll make sure everyone gets a ride!
Registration is 4:30-6:00 (make sure you grab dinner before you come!) First meeting starts at 7:00.
But, what do I bring?!
Lot’s of folks bring hammocks and we create a “virtual village” of hammocks. If you don’t have a hammock, don’t sweat it! We have plenty of room in cabins, just bring sheets or a sleeping bag and pillows.
Also to bring:Sleeping bag or sheets
Something warm to wear
Something you can get dirty
Modest Bathing suit
Bible/notebook Athletic shoes Flashlight/Headlamp
Athletic equipment (i.e. football/Frisbee/basketball/volleyball,etc.)
Spending Money for gas mone or meals not included (Friday dinner and Sunday lunch)
We have a long standing tradition of having everyone bring a food item to share. Please bring the food or drink item below that corresponds with the first letter of your last name:
A-H……… Food (snacks or fruit)
P-Z………. Drinks (2 liter bottle AND 1 gallon of water)
If you have any questions about what to bring, please contact Rachel Lambert at: firstname.lastname@example.org
The weekend of September 26th is going to be ROCKIN’!! So you don’t want to miss out on the awesomeness that is to be had. Trust me, you won’t miss the $75 at all.