Whippoorwill is in Fernvale, Tennessee, in Williamson County

Whippoorwill is located in the small community of Fernvale in Williamson County. We recommend not using a GPS, as country roads are not updated and usually lead you away from camp. The Camp phone number is 615-799-9925.

Here are driving directions from Nashville:

  • Take Harding Road (West End Avenue) past Belle Meade to the Highway 100/70 fork. Follow directions for Highway 100.
  • Follow Highway 100 for 11.4 miles and then turn left on Highway 96.
  • Go .7 (seven-tenths of a mile) on Highway 96, and then turn right on Old Harding Road to Fernvale.
  • Follow Old Harding Road for 5 miles. You will reach a stop sign by an old country store (now a house).
  • Turn right at the stop. It is 3/4 mile from the stop sign to the Camp entrance.
  • Turn right on Whippoorwill Lane (there is a camp sign) and follow the gravel road over two bridges. You are at camp!
  • Drive past the buses until you see a row of mailboxes and a house. That is the camp office. Come on in!

Directions from Franklin:

  • Take Highway¬†96 West.
  • Go 11 miles (under the Natchez Trace bridge) and turn left on Old Harding Road toward Fernvale.
  • Follow Old Harding Road for 5 miles. You will reach a stop sign by an old country store (now a house).
  • Turn right at the stop. It is 3/4 mile from the stop sign to the Camp entrance.
  • Turn right on Whippoorwill Lane (there is a camp sign) and follow the gravel road over two bridges. You are at camp!
  • Drive past the buses until you see a row of mailboxes and a house. That is the camp office. Come on in!

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