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Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center

The Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center, located on the Tennessee River and the Neyland Greenway, is home to Legacy Parks Foundation, Billy Lush Board Shop, and Visit Knoxville's Visitor Outpost. Adventurers of all levels can rent paddle boards, bikes, and kayaks at the Adventure Center, join in group outings and events, and get information about all of the outdoor opportunities in the region.

bikeshareKnoxville is excited to offer Pace Knoxville, a premier bike share experience for visitors and locals. With Pace, riders can rent and return bikes from a multitude of bike hubs located throughout downtown and from public bike racks throughout the city. There are bikes available at the Outdoor Knoxville Adventure Center. For details on how to rent one of the bike share bikes, click HERE.



Showroom Hours - Saturday and Sunday 11 am to 7 pm
Memorial Day Weekend:
Friday 11 am - 8 pm
Saturday 10 am - 9 pm
Sunday - Monday 11 am - 7 pm

Please give us a call if you would like to visit our store out of our normal business hours.
Contact: 865-332-LUSH (5874) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
More information, promos, and to register for rentals and classes, visit our website
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Visit our website for details on our classes and group paddles and to sign up!


Paddleboard Rentals: includes Board, Paddle, PFD and Leash
SUP and Single Kayaks: $20 for first hour and $11 for each additional hour; $12 youth (must be 15 or under with an adult purchase)
Daily Weekday SUP: $75 and $45 for each additional day; delivery available for $50 within 10 miles of shop
Private Booking: call for price - groups of 8 or more

Kayak and Tandem Canoe Rentals: include boat, paddles, and PFD
Hourly Single Kayak: $20 and $11 for each additional hour
Hourly Tandem Kayak and Canoe: $30 and $11 for each additional hour

Hourly Hydro-bikes Rentals:
Single: $26 and $11 for each additional hour

Single Cruiser Bicycle Rentals:
Adults: $16 for 2 hours and $5 for each additional hour

Weekday rates are on sale all summer starting at $12 an hour after Memorial Day! No other discounts apply.

CLASSES - Season resumes on May 25

SUP Yoga Class 7-8:30 pm
Paddle Yoga brings the practice and art of a vigorous Yoga flow into perfect fusion with the sport of paddleboarding. Students experience all the benefits of Yoga and SUP while practicing under the sun. Classes will be conducted by Renegade Yoga and Basecamp Fitness. $30

KTOWN SUP Club Time Trial at Ned McWherter/Riverside Landing Park at 6 pm
Join your fellow paddlers for an exhibition time trial! Right at 6:00 the clock starts and paddlers race for a personal best time around Island Home airport. The paddle distance is 4.5 miles and all paddlers are welcome (sup, kayak, canoe). Rentals are not provided for this event. Must have your own equipment.

Paddleboard 101 at 10-11:30 am
We cover all the basics of SUP. No experience required. 1.5-hour class covers equipment overview, safety and awareness of the conditions, balancing, correct stance, 4 different paddle strokes, steering and turning, proper paddling form and more. $40.

City Lights Night Paddle at 8-9:30 pm
Come paddle on the Tennessee River as the sun sets behind the downtown Knoxville skyline. The night lights from the city create unique paddling experience only offered at Billy Lush. Each renter is provided with a LED light to keep you safe on the water. $28

Full Moon Paddles - April 19th- 20th | May 17th - 18th | June 16th- 17th | July 16th - 17th | Aug. 15th - 16th
Join us twice a month through August for our Full Moon and Beer Paddle. This experience is just like our City Lights paddle, but with the light of the Full Moon rising from the river! Complementary beer and food with Rental. $32

Friends of Legacy Parks receive a 50% discount!

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