Camden

Birdsong Resort/Marina/Campground/Tennessee River Freshwater Pearl Museum & Farm

Camden, TN; (731) 584-7880, Reservations: (800) 225-7469;Web Site: www.BirdsongResort.com,www.TennesseeRiverPearls.com
Birdsong Resort, Marina and Lakeside RV Campground is a 58-acre recreational complex lakeside of the scenic Tennessee River’s beautiful Kentucky Lake. Facilities include a 140-covered-slip marina with ship’s store; 65’ x 65’ concrete & lighted launching ramp; boat sales and on-duty factory-trained mechanic; 14 full-housekeeping rental accommodations; concrete RV pads with full-hookups; dump station; grassy area for primitive tent camping; 25’ x 45’ swimming pool; 500-seat open air pavilion with kitchen facilities and showers; recreation/game area; “Pearl of a Tour” featuring the freshwater pearl jewelry showroom, farm, museum and guided tour. The tour consists of a 3-5 hour excursion to the freshwater pearl farm, a visit with a diver, catered shore lunch, and trek to Nathan Bedford State Park’s River Folklife Museum. Tour requires reservations, operates April-November; Resort, Marina and Campground business office hours are Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun. 1-4 p.m.; Marina Ship’s Store, camping and cottage registration open 7 days a week from 6 a.m.-6 p.m.