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Canoe & Kayak Excursion

 Nashville, TN
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Be your own guide as you explore the Bellevue portion of the Harpeth River, one of Tennessee's state treasures. There is so much beauty surrounding you through the state parks as you paddle your way down the river. Decide your pace as you float downstream. Gaze up at the clouds or look at their mesmerizing reflections on the water below. Stop and skip rocks, take a swim or capture your adventurous moments on camera. You lead the way today, book your Canoe & Kayak Excursion and get out in nature!

Activity Highlights
  • Self-guided canoe or kayak rental on the Harpeth River in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Enjoy quality time on this Class 1 River, appropriate for beginners to advanced paddlers
  • Free shuttle transportation from vehicle parking lot included
  • Great for families with kids of all ages

Duration: 2 - 4 Hrs.

What's Included
  • Canoe & Kayak Excursion in Nashville, TN
  • Transportation from your vehicle to launch point
  • Life vests (most standard sizes)
  • Canoe or kayak rental
  • Orientation
  • Paddles
What to bring
  • Water shoes or shoes you do not mind getting wet
  • Weather appropriate clothing
  • Bottled water
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Bug spray
  • Swimsuit
  • Camera
  • Cooler
  • Hat
  • ID
  • In an effort to provide the most accurate information regarding all COVID-19 measures, policies, restrictions, and requirements, please refer to the most up to date CDC guidelines prior to your activity/trip date.
  • Damage will be assessed on a case by case basis and the booking party’s card will be charged accordingly. If guest loses a canoe paddle, it is $40, kayak paddles are $70, and life jackets are $25.
  • Total weight capacity for a single, sit on kayak is 350-400lbs and for the tandem it is 500-600lbs maximum. Weight capacity for the canoe is 1,200lbs.
  • All participants must complete a liability waiver prior to departing.
  • Vendor has a maximum of 20 canoes and 20 kayaks.
  • Guests must be 18 years old or older to rent.
  • Littering is not permitted.
  • Not handicap accessible.
Additional information
  • If weather is deemed by the vendor as unfavorable for this activity, your reservation may be altered, modified, rescheduled, or refunded at vendor discretion.
  • Confirm location prior to departure date and time. Vendor will shuttle you to the launch point to put your canoe or kayak in and you will float back to your car.
  • No experience is necessary to cruise the Harpeth River. It is great for all ages and up to parental discretion.
  • Vendor uses Ford E350 and passenger vans for shuttling guests to launch site.
  • Service animals, comfort animals, or pets are permitted in canoes and kayaks.
  • This trip will be between 2-4 hours long depending on your pace.
  • Rentals are typically available daily through the season.
  • Vendor uses Old Town Canoes and Ocean Kayaks.
  • Free parking is available on-site.
  • Restrooms are available.
Reservation Requirements
  • All participants must complete a liability waiver prior to departing.

8547 Charlotte Pike, Nashville, TN 37221, USA

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about 1 year ago
The kayaking was wonderful. The river has a very gentle current. Highly recommend it if you are looking for a very relaxing kayak adventure.
Philip Carpenito
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