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Campfest 2023

Southern Snow Seekers

On-Site Coordinators

Youlando Harper (678-481-8693) and Deborah Thornton (678-570-5611)

  • Arrival: Before dark on Friday. Your coordinators will check you in and direct you to the area where tents can be set up.
  • A limited number of cabins are available.Contact your coordinators for more information.
  • Unpack your car close to where you want to set your tent; then kindly move your car off the grounds to make room for others to set up.
  • Breakfast (CONTINENTAL) style will be provided Saturday morning by Southern Snow Seekers
  • Horseback riding?White Water Rafting?Check in with Youlando for times and location.
  • Looking for a more leisurely weekend?The campsite offers hiking, mountain biking and a number of activities.


703 Golf Course Rd, Copperhill, TN. 37317



  • Take I-75N to I-575N, continue on Highway 5.When 575 ends, continue through Jasper and Ellijay.
  •  Turn left at red light in Blue Ridge (just past Funeral Home & Arby's on left), staying on Hwy 5 till it ends in McCayesville and Copperhill (approx.10 miles).
  •  At 3-way stop (Michikio’s Restaurant), take a left onto Hwy 68 towards Ducktown (approx. 4 miles).Stay in right hand lane when it turns into a 4-lane highway.
  •  Go east on 64/74 turning right towards Murphy N and go approx. 3 1/2 miles, Turn Left on Golf Course Rd when you see the White Water Express sign.
  •  Continue until the street dead ends.Turn left.White Water Express Entrance is 9/10 of a mile on the right (careful...narrow and curvy road). The entrance sign has a stone base, wooden sign above with a paw print, and split rail fence along the drive. Begin to look for the SSS signs.
  •  Need a map? Go to,If lost, call High Adventure Camp & Retreat Center Main onsite number 423-496-9126



12 Noon – til Dusk        Check-in & Set-up


Dinner                            On your own.  Bring your food and cooking items


Campfire                        8:00 pm


Quiet Time                     10:00 pm

(You don’t have to go to bed, just be respectful of other campers.  NO loud activity after 10 pm)



Breakfast (Continental) 7:30 -9:00 AM


Horseback Riding           TBD


Lunch                                On your own.  Bring your food and cooking items


White Water Rafting      TBD

Paint Ball                        TBD

                               On your own.  Bring your food and cooking items

Quiet Time
                      10:00 pm

(You don’t have to go to bed, just be respectful of other campers.  NO loud activity after 10 pm)


Camp by 12pm.

Southern Snow Seekers

Southern Snow Seeker

Friday, May 26, 2023, 8:00 AM until Sunday, May 28, 2023, 5:00 PM
Whitewater Express
703 Golf Course Rd
Copperhill, TN  37317
Additional Info:
Event Contact(s):
Youlando Harper
6784818693 (p)
6784818693 (c)
Deborah Thornton
Co-Trip Leader
Registration is required
Payment In Full In Advance Only
Activities/Items    (Click the down-arrow to the left of the activity/item to view the details)
Camping Fees (Adult/Member)
Camping Fees (Youth age 6-12)
Horseback Riding
White Water Rafting