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The Ridley 4-H Center is conveniently located in the beautiful rolling hills of Columbia, Tennessee, 45 miles south of Nashville near I-65 and other major highways. Our beautifully landscaped 49 acre campus provides a peaceful and serene environment, but is also conveniently located near restaurants and shopping centers.

Our facility is the perfect venue for your school field trip, church retreat, company picnic, family reunion, business meeting, band camp, wedding or reception. Ten modern, climate-controlled cabins provide comfortable housing for up to 400 people. Our newly remodeled dining hall serves delicious home-cooked meals for groups of up to 450 people. The beautifully landscaped olympic-sized swimming pool and 100 foot figure-8 water slide provide fun and relaxation.

The Ridley Lodge provides an excellent location for small group meetings, retreats, bridal showers or birthday parties. The large common room features meeting space for up to 30 people, wireless Internet access, a full kitchen, and cable television. Four bedrooms provide lodging for up to 16 people.

Whether you are here for business or pleasure, we are sure that you will have a pleasant and rewarding stay at the William P. Ridley 4-H Center.


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Now is the time to schedule spring field trips to the Ridley 4-H Center!



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