Experience Mead’s Quarry Lake by Canoe, Kayak or Paddle Board!

River Sports Outfitters full rental hours are now in effect, and you can join us 7 days a week for paddling and bike rentals! Please see the schedule below for a complete list of hours.

 Please note: private boats are NOT PERMITTED on Mead’s Quarry Lake.


Saturday                    10am- 7pm

Sunday                      12pm- 7pm

Rates: Canoes, kayaks, paddleboards- $11/hr.

Liability Waivers: All participants will be issued a PFD along with appropriate paddling equipment. In addition, all participants will need to complete a signed waiver. EVERYONE under the age of 18 MUST HAVE a waiver signed by a parent/guardian.

Download WAIVER

Waiver instructions:

  1. Please read and sign the first page.
  2. Parent/guardian MUST SIGN for anyone under 18 years of age.
  3. Fill out the top part of page 2.
  4. All information in the box on page 2 will be filled out by Rental Staff.

Canoeing on Mead’s Quarry Lake (c) Knoxville News Sentinel


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