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$45 for adults
$35 for children (10 years and under)

What's Included?
Event fee includes cookout lunch, official viewing glasses, eclipse viewing, time at our waterfront, the opportunity to play on our newly renovated ropes course and dinner.  Fishing is available (please provide all of your own equipment) for registered guests on our shoreline or you are welcome to launch a boat from our boat ramps.  Please remember fishing at John Knox Center is still subject to the laws & licenses required by TWRA.  Please plan to bring your own lawn chair, towels, or blankets for eclipse viewing.  The experience goes on rain or shine.

Eclipse Event Day Schedule
Please plan to arrive no later than 1:30 pm to view the eclipse.   

10:00 am

Check in and activities open for day participants

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Cookout lunch at the Pavilion

1:03 pm

Partial Phase of Eclipse begins (activities closed)

2:32 pm

Totality starts and will last for 2 minutes and 38 seconds

3:00 pm

Activities reopen

5:30 pm - 7:00 pm


*Schedule for overnight guests for August 20th and August 22nd will be available soon.

Overnight guests may either choose to reserve an entire cabin or dorm room. Cabins sleep 8 in bunk beds and dorm rooms sleep 4 in 1 bunk bed and 2 twin beds. Individuals may also select to share a space in either the men's or women's cabins, C4 and C5. Restrooms are included in all Dorm rooms, all B cabins, Cabin C4 and Cabin C5. Cabins C1, C2, C3 and all A unit cabins utilize a shared bathhouse. 
Sleeping SpaceAvailable BedsBathroom AccessPrice Per Night

B Unit Cabin No Vacancy


In Cabin

$100 Per Cabin 

Dorm Room (only 2 left)

In Room

$75 Per Room

C4 or C5

In Cabin

$25 Per Guest

Rustic Cabin

Shared Bathhouse

$85 Per Cabin

2nd Peninsula Camping

Shared Bathhouse

$6 Per Guest

*Spaces reserved on a first come first served basis.
*Linens are not provided.
Event fee includes cookout lunch and dinner Monday, August 21. Additional meals can be added to your groupís reservation.  


Adult Price

Children Price

Sunday Dinner (hot dog cookout, 2 sides & s'mores)



Monday Breakfast 



Tuesday Continental Breakfast



Please remember, pets and alcohol are not permitted at our facility.

John Knox Center
591 West Rockwood Ferry Road
Ten Mile, TN 37880
Phone: (865) 376-2236
Fax: (865) 376-1719
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