With access to over 110 miles of water, Grimes Canoe Base allows Scouts over the age of eight to canoe and camp along the Buffalo River. Located on Highway 13 in Perry County near the town of Flatwoods, Grimes offers campsites with two-person tents including cots. Showers and bathrooms are also available, along with a Trading Post for snacks, T-shirts, and patches.
Grimes is open yearly from April 1 through November 1. Nearly 300 Scouts, leaders and family members can be accommodated on the river each day.
Grimes Canoe Base is one of the camping facilities of the Middle Tennessee Council BSA.
Grimes Canoe Base
767 Boy Scout Rd
Linden, Tennessee 38425
Phone (931) 589-5150
Here is an old video of the camp but one you may enjoy.