Holston Retreat Center has so much to offer in way of activities. Many of the activities are available to our guest as a courtesy, while several activities require a qualified facilitator.

Complimentary Activities:

• Swimming*
• Canoeing*
• Kayaking *
• Paddle Boards*
• Hiking
• Volleyball
• Basketball
• Tree House
• Mountain Slide
• Disc Golf
• Field Games
• Treehouse
• Mountain Slide
• Fishing (license required)
• 4-Square
• Bocci Ball/Horseshoes
• Campfires
• Picnics
*Wildcat Lake is a pristine, spring-fed reservoir where guests of Holston can swim, canoe, kayak, and paddle board. (Fishing is allowed with proper license. NC regulations click here.)

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Come spend the day at the Holston Center, enjoy complimentary activities then plan a meal at our dining hall, or let us fix your group a picnic. Your group may also enjoy facilitated activities.

Adults/$5 per day

Children 6-12/$3 per day

Children 5 and under/FREE

Includes all complimentary activities. Wildcat Lake only.

LAKE LYONS (by reservation only) $200 per day

Pavilion, restrooms, parking, beach and water front activities.

BIKE RENTAL (helmets inc.)  $10/HR


Camp Fire  $20

S’Mores  $3/per person

Child care  $15/HR

Life Guard  $20 HR (Minimum 2 hours)

If you have questions or would like to book our Facilities for your event, please contact us.