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Cumberland River Paddlefest, Saturday April 13th 2013


Paddle Adventures Unlimited
Paddle Fun Day , Connect, Have Fun, Learn
Saturday, April 13th, 09:00 AM–06:00 PM

Jerry Vandiver and the One Match Band
Cumberland River at Old Hickory Lake - Old Hickory Park
876 Burnett Rd Old Hickory, TN 37138

Kayaks, Canoes, Stand Up Paddle Boards (SUP), Kayak Fishing.
Activities for New & Experienced Paddlers.
Learn paddling preparation, kayaks, sups, gear, strokes, & safety.
Paddling & Recreation Outfitters, Manufacturers, & Clubs
Guided Paddles.
Hike National Trails System Old Hickory Nature Trail

Outfitters, Organizations, Agencies, & Clubs
Tennessee Scenic Rivers Association, Sierra Club - Tennessee Chapter
Nashville Hiking Meetup, Hook1, Caney Fork Outdoors, Outdoor Experience
REI, Mountain High Outfitters, Go All Out-fitters, Sun & Ski SPORTS

Jackson Kayak, Wilderness Systems, Confluence Watersports
Paddle UP TN, SUP GUIDES, SUP Music City, Soulshine SUP
Adventure Paddle, Nashville Paddle Co., Nashville Power Yoga (SUP)
Cumberland 101-Mile KAYAK/CANOE Race!, Tennessee Kayak Anglers
The Angler Magazine Middle Tennessee
US Army Corps of Engineers, Cumberland River Compact
Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency, “Wear It Tennessee”
Loud & Clear Productions

Outdoor Recreation & Paddling Outfitters, Kayaks, Angler Kayaks, SUP, Canoes, Paddling Gear, Demonstrations, Giveaways, Music,
Paddling & Safety Instruction, Conservation Groups. Water Safety!

08:00AM Volunteers, outfitters, organizations, & agencies setup.
09:00AM registration & activities kickoff.
09:00AM-12:00PM, Paddling & Safety Instruction for Kayaks & SUP.
09:30AM-4:00PM Rescue Rope Throwing Instruction & Competition by TSRA.
10:00AM-11:30 SUP Yoga Instruction.
12:00PM-01:00PM Paddle Song Concert, by Jerry Vandiver and The One Match Band.
01:00PM-02:00PM Paddling presentations, preparation, safety, gear & techniques.
03:00PM Cumberland River Paddle below Old Hickory Dam.
02:30PM Old Hickory Lake Paddle.
"Stay tuned updates."
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Paddling, Outdoor Recreation, & Conservation Groups Welcome!

"Contact Michael a.k.a. "Smiley" at [masked] to volunteer, submit feedback, questions, or attend as an outiftter, organization, or club.

Kid friendly event;
Children of all ages are welcome with full time adult supervision.

Pet friendly event;
Dogs, cats and other pets permitted if on a max 6ft leash, & under physical restrictive control by owner at all times.

Alcohol and glass containers prohibited.

Charcoal grills, picnic tables & pavillion to seat 100.
Corps of Engineers does not allow commercial sales including food vendors.

Bring your own food & drink

Coffee, Drinks, Breakfast, Lunch, Bulk Ice.
Jacob's Well Coffee House
1053 Donelson Avenue Old Hickory, Tennessee 37138

(meet here after paddlefest for dinner, & band).
The Black Pearl at Blackjack Cove

2001 Riverside Road Old Hickory, Tennessee 37138

If you volunteer and share boats & gear.... thank you in advance.
Mark boats & gear with personal identification information

Map & Directions *select links*
876 Burnett Rd Old Hickory, TN 37138
Backup parking other side of beach area.
1101 Cinder Rd, Old Hickory, TN 37138
Directions from Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213
Old Hickory Blvd to Traffic Light at Industrial Drive to Traffic Light at Swinging Bridge Rd (not Bridgeway Ave).

PFD Required!
Rain Date Sunday, April 21st.

Paddle Adventures Unlimited Members & Participants of Paddle Adventures Unlimited Events & Activities "required to read" and "agree to" the Paddle Adventures Unlimited legal waiver and release of liability as terms of membership and event participation. Members inviting guests agree to and accept the responsibility of presenting the Paddle Adventures Unlimited waiver, guests are "required to read" and "agree to" the Paddle Adventures Unlimited legal waiver.

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  • Enna

    Absolutely beautiful day, tranquil waters to be out, awesome trying out standup paddle boards, kayaks...

    April 13, 2013


    Great time!

    April 13, 2013

  • sandy

    Do I need my own kayak and stuff?

    April 12, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Tom Quigley will be joining me.

    March 14, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Will there be equipment available to rent?

    March 12, 2013

    • Roy

      there will a lot of kayaks to try

      March 12, 2013

  • Natasha M.

    Sounds like fun!

    March 12, 2013

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