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Camp Discovery, TN Jaycee Foundation, Inc.

This record was last updated on 2/24/2015

Details are only provided in English for this agency


Services Summary

A project of the Tennessee Jaycee Foundation that provides week-long summer camp sessions. Campers will participate in such activities as Arts and Crafts, Hiking, Music, Games, Contests, Sports, Campfires, Dancing, Puppet Shows, Movies, Cabin Activities and Swimming when weather permits. The campsite is located in the Flynn's Lick Creek area of Cordell Hull Lake in Jackson County, Tennessee (Gainesboro). 2015 Camp dates are Week 1: May 31 - June 5; Week 2: June 7-12; Week 3: June 14-19; Week 4 : June 28-July 3; Week 5: July 5-10; Week 6: July 12-17; Week 7: July 19-24; Possible Week 8: July 26- 31.

Eligibility Guidelines

Serves ages 7 and up; Applications & camper fee must be received by May 15 in order for us to place campers in an appropriate week.Camper fee is $445.00 per week. Partial funding available. Proof of income required for funding. Sponsorship may be obtained through your local Jaycee organization and other sources in your community.

Interpreter Availability

Not Available

Agency Hours

Mon - Fri, 3:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Wheelchair Access


Fees and Payment Methods

  • Sliding Scale
  • Private Pay

Disabilities Served

  • Intellectual Disability
  • Physical Disability

Counties Served


Contact Information

Camp Discovery, TN Jaycee Foundation, Inc.

Contact Person

Paul Ottinger,
Executive Director

Phone and Fax

  • (615) 556-3887, Business
  • (931) 268-0239, Alt Business Phone
  • (931) 268-9871, Business Fax



400 Camp Discovery Lane
Gainesboro, TN 38562