For availability and pricing, contact Pat Gallagher at 256-762-4147 or

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A Christian Retreat Center dedicated to providing spiritual renewal, for people of all ages, in a beautiful natural setting.

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Named in honor of Rev. Earle Trent, CLBA Director of Missions from 1958 to 1976, and nestled near the banks of Shoals Creek, Earle Trent Assembly is one of the finest camp sites in Alabama.  ETA consists of 94 acres of natural beauty.  Attractive California redwood buildings, with central heat and air conditioning, comfortably accommodate users of all ages.  Outdoor activities include high and low ropes courses, swimming, canoeing, softball, basketball, hiking, fishing, and camping in Adirondack shelters.  Crossing the assembly property is the old Jackson Trail used in Andrew Jackson's journeys through the South.  

ETA is owned and operated by Colbert-Lauderdale Baptist Association. The address is 1245 Spring Cove Road, Florence, AL 35634. For more information about scheduling an event at Earle Trent Assembly, contact ETA Camp Director Pat Gallagher at (256) 762-4147 or at