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At Canoe the Caney, we offer affordable fun for everyone! From simple canoe rentals on the Caney Fork, to kayak rentals and adventure packages, Canoe The Caney is one of the most enjoyable and affordable family activities you will find in Tennessee. The Caney Fork is a beautiful river, and one of the most perfect places on earth to canoe, kayak, or trout fish, and we like to make sure our customers have the best opportunity to enjoy those pastimes in a carefree and safe environment. At Canoe the Caney we have a slew of canoe rentals on the caney fork river as well as kayak rentals. We also host many adventure packages for kids, and our popular romantic picnic for two, so there are options for everyone. We have a large and robust canoe rental fleet, alongside expert and helpful staff looking to make sure your Caney excursion is perfect, regardless of the size of your party! We can handle your scout or church group, even your corporate outings! We can help everyone, regardless of your familiarity with the water. With all the hustle and bustle of every day life, why not take some time out to slow things down, see nature at it's finest and breathe in some clean, fresh air.

If you are looking for fun things to do in the Tennessee area, Canoe the Caney on the Caney Fork River is the perfect place. Just a short drive from Nashville, Knoxville, or Chattanooga, TN, the Caney Fork has something fun for everyone. Canoe the Caney invites their guests to embark on an outdoor journey that is unlike any other excursion around. If you enjoy fishing, then come to the place that anglers recommend - Canoe The Caney - and you'll find over 100,000 Rainbow and Brown trout swimming in the crystal clear Caney Fork River. Don't have your fishing gear? No problem. We've got you covered. Come as you are! At our canoe rental and gift shop, we have everything you need for a fun day on the Caney. With first-class amenities at every turn, from our comfortable air-conditioned mini-tour buses that takes you to and from the river, to our exceptional canoe rental service, the only thing between you and an unforgettable experience is a reservation! ( Walk-ins welcome, too!)

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Featured on the Travel Channel!
See us on the Travel Channel!
1800 Train Bridge on the Caney Fork River with Canoe the Caney
Paddle underneath the old 1800's train bridge that was seen in the movie The Green Mile.
Kayaking with Canoe the Caney.
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Kayaking  the Caney Fork River
Relax as you drift downriver in one of our Jackson kayaks.
Kayaking on the Caney with Canoe the Caney.
The best way to spend a day off is on the river!
Fun for the whole family!
Fun for the whole family!
River side lunch - Canoe the Caney
Perfect day for a river side lunch.
Explore the riverbank cavern.
Explore the riverbank cavern on the way to Betty's Island.
Canoe the Caney

17055 Smithville Hwy
Silver Point, TN 38582

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Hours
Lucky for us, summer time in Tennessee is long and hot! Our summer season begins on April 1st and extends through to October 31st. For trip departure times, as well as other dates outside our peak summer schedule, please call in advance for availability and operating hours.

Peak Season Operating Time
Our peak season runs from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. We are open 7 days a week from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm, CST.

Extended Season Operating Time
Throughout our extended season (before Memorial Day and after Labor Day), our hours change to 9:00-4:00, CST.
**Hours and availability are subject to change with little or no notice due to river conditions. Please call before you drive.**
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