Location and Directions

The camp is located just minutes away from the Blue Ridge Parkway on the Smith River in Patrick County, Virginia.


From Roanoke: 220 South to Rocky Mount follow 40 West past Ferrum College to St Johns Loop Route 622, turn left on 622 follow until turns into gravel road follow for three miles until a white farmhouse on the left just past a cemetery which is on your right. 2446 Deer Run Road- St John’s Loop turns into Deer Run Road in Patrick County. Once 622 turns into a gravel road you will be on the road for about five to seven minutes. You will pass a hunting cabin with a green roof on your left cross a small stream and drive up a hill that ends with a cemetary on your right. The camp is 1/4 mile on your left. You will see the Brenda Schultz Tennis mailbox. You want to take the first entrance at the white farm house before the mailbox.

From Christiansburg: Route 8 South off of I-81 exit 114 towards Woolwine, you will pass through Floyd, it is 32 miles to Woolwine on Route 8, at Methodist Church in Woolwine turn left on Route 40 just prior to Woolwine Elementary School follow signs for the Deer Run Campground turn right on Route 622 follow and pass Deer Run Campground, the camp is 1 mile past campground on the right turn into driveway at second white house past campground.

From Charlotte, NC: Take the Mt. Airy exit off of I-77 follow through Mt. Airy until you reach Route 8 in Virginia, route 89 dead ends into Route 8 when you reach Route 8 turn left and follow past Patrick County High School into Stuart, Virginia, in Stuart turn left and follow signs towards Woolwine, in Stuart Route 8 and 58 merge follow signs for Woolwine. In Woolwine just past elementary school turn right on Route 40 East, follow signs for Deer Run Campground, the camp is one mile on the right past the campground it is the second white house past the campground. 2446 Deer Run Rd Ferrum, VA 24088

From Greensboro take 220 North to 58/220 North just past Ridgeway, VA towards Rocky Mount and Roanoke, VA take the Fieldale-Basset Exit for 57-A, turn left off of the exit pass the High School and the back side of the town of Basset, just past the Ferrystone Park entrance turn right on 704/Iron Bridge Rd stay on 704 stay right/turn right by Prillman”s lawnmower garage, cross the Smith River and turn right when 704 dead ends into 40 East/Charity Hwy at the Primitive Baptist Church (little white building on the left at the intersection) the first right is 622 Deer Run Rd follow past the Deer Run Campground one mile there is a blue and orange mailbox on the right a white farmhouse turn right into driveway and follow past the barns to the kitchen and cabins * From the Greensboro Airport take 68 north until it runs into 220 North

When you enter the camp pass the farmhouse and barns to the eating area for check-in.