Be sure to bring a audio recorder or a mini disc recorder to record your classes and preserve your Kamp experience.
Rentals are available but you need to reserve before May 31 - no exceptions. The college needs to reserve them ten days in advance. Linen Sets include: bottom and top sheet, thin college blanket, small college pillow, tiny college washcloth and towel - Call 865-982-3808 to reserve before May 31. Cost: $20 depending on college rate. This is paid on the registration form or you can decide before May 31 and we will add it to you bill at Kamp check in. To understand the use of the word "college" in this description, replace with "cheap". Extra sets can also be ordered before May 31.
Trash Can for Your Room: The college will provide garbage bags for you to keep up with your trash but they do not supply trash cans. You may want to bring a small receptacle for your room.
Our June temperature is generally between 70-95
Fahrenheit during the day and 60-70 degrees in the evening. The humidity
is between 75% and 110% due to the Great Smoky Mountains 20 miles away.
Bring appropriate clothing, raincoat, umbrella, comfortable shoes,
etc. Most classrooms are air conditioned. All dorm rooms are air
conditioned. Classes are held in several buildings with up to a 5 minute
walk. Stair climbing is necessary. There is a laundry in most dorm
Optional - There are phone jacks and
computer lines in all of the rooms. Wireless Internet is available
throughout the campus. We will get our codes Monday morning at the
For getting around to those late night jams. We do
have lights in Tennessee but this is just another something you may want
to pack with you.
A Watch/Battery Powered Alarm Clock
: (optional but advisable - late evenings with early morning risings.) No Wake Up Service is provided (g).
A Desk Lamp:
The college dorms have only overhead lighting. A small bed lamp or desk lamp might be nice to have.
Spending Money (and lots of it):
All of the instructors and
performers will have tapes, CD’s and/or instructional books and DVDs for
sale. All money goes to the artist and instructors (and the government,
A Sharpie for Autographs!
The Acoustic Kamp Store will have new items this year along with our
Kamp Kazoos, Case Covers and Gig Bags, Tote Bags, Koosies, Instruments,
Kamp Ear Plugs, Foam Seat Cushions (a survival necessity), Key Chains,
Embroidered Kamp Ladies Golf Shirts, Embroidered Kamp Baseball Jackets,
Embroidered Kamp Fleece Jackets, Case Stickers, Fishman Pick-ups, CD
Holders and more. Along with a fresh stock of T-shirts, hats, batteries,
Fanny-packs, sun glass holders, coffee mugs, guitar strings, picks,
Capos, Tylenol, Kamp group photos and other camp souvenirs.
Please notify us if you have any special needs or concerns