Well Being Retreat Center

"Where Silence Is Expressed"

Photo of the Powell River Pavilion at Well Being Retreat Center in Tazewell, TN

Powell River Pavilion

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Office & Bathrooms at Powell River Pavilion at Well Being Retreat Center
Picnic Lunch at the Powell River Pavilion at Well Being Retreat Center

The Powell River Pavilion offers an ideal place for a church gathering, family reunion or wedding directly on the scenic Powell River.

The Pavilion has covered open air seating for fifty, a oufitted commercial kitchen, a wood/charcoal/gas barbeque grill, a wood-fired pizza oven, a large scale chessboard, and a stage. It has fans, lights and electricity.

Climate controlled bathrooms are adjacent.

Cooking at the Pavilion

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For groups, the compact, but fully functional commercial kitchen is available to prepare meals and wash dishes.

The wood-fired pizza oven can also bake bread and roast meat and vegetables.

And there is a barbeque grill (bring your own charcoal).

Pizza oven

Well Being's Campground

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Well Being Retreat Center is a state-licensed and inspected campground. Tents may be pitched anywhere on the mowed pasture on the bank of the Powell River. Six "AT" style camping shelters are available with a sleeping bench for those not wishing to hassle with setting up a tent.

Bathrooms at the Powell River Pavilion are a short walk away where there are heated/AC Men's and Women's bathrooms with hot showers.

Electricity, potable water and outdoor grills are available at the Pavilion.

COST: The charge for camping is $20 per  per night.

Contact Patty@WellBeingRetreatCenter.org or call her at 423-626-9000 too make prior arrangements.


Kayaks and Canoes are available for rent. More information here.

Hiking on Well Being's 160 acre land and along our 2 1/2 miles of river frontage.

Wildlife watching: deer, turkey, bald eagle, herons, hawks, rabbits, etc, etc.

Chess: There is a large format chess game at the Pavilion

Fishing: There is excellent smallmouth bass and Redeye fishing. Catch & release only please.


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LMU Volleyball having Supper at the Powe