Evening in the Woods at RT Lodge

Summer floral arrangement at RT Lodge. Photo by Farmhouse to Flea Market.

Entrance of RT Lodge on a summer evening. Photo by Farmhouse to Flea Market.

RT Lodge captures the essence of a summer evening in the south.

We spent a night at the lodge in Maryville, Tennessee recently to celebrate a family birthday. It was a quiet retreat in the woods and there were so many inviting spaces. We were able to sit in rocking chairs around the fire making s’mores. My son thought the whimsical map of the grounds was a treasure map and so he went on a treasure hunt through the woods with his uncle.

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Entrance of RT Lodge on a summer evening. Photo by Farmhouse to Flea Market

“Forests will always hold your secrets, for that’s what forests are for. To separate and hide things. To protect, to comfort, to hold, to envelope, to demonstrate, to slow down, to teach. Go to the trees to explore your questions and dreams. Go to the trees to desire and seek. The world will listen as you walk, watch, soften, and breathe. “
-Victoria Erickson

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