Rentals

You can rent boats, bikes and backpacking equipment from several conveniently located River Sports Outfitters locations. Rentals are by the hour or by the day depending on the rental location. We also accommodate group and event rentals. Please call us at 865-523-0066 for more information or if you have any questions.

RSO Sutherland Avenue

2918 Sutherland Avenue • Knoxville, TN 37919
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Phone: (865) 523-0066

Hours:

Monday – Friday: 10:00am-8:00pm

Saturday: 9:00am-6:00pm

Sunday: 12:00p-6:00pm

 

Rentals 1/2 Day Per Day
Hobie and Fishing Kayak – Full Day Rentals Only* $75
Kayaks, SUPs, Canoes – Full Day Rentals Only* $50
Greenway Bikes** $20 $35
Mountain Bike Hardtail** $40
Mountain Bike: Full Suspension** $60
Backpacks and Tents $25
*Paddle Sports Deposit
We require a $200 security deposit on all equipment rented.  A security deposit can be taken by cash or credit card authorization. (Credit card will not be charged unless equipment is damaged or not returned and will be charged accordingly. Lost or stolen equipment will be charged 30% of the current retail price for the equipment.)
**Bike Rental Deposit
We require a $250 security deposit on all bicycle rentals, full suspension mountain bikes require a $500 deposit.  The deposit can be taken by cash or credit card authorization. (Credit card will not be charged unless equipment is damaged or not returned and will be charged accordingly. Lost or stolen equipment will be charged 30% of the current retail price for the equipment.)

River Sports at Ijams Nature Center

2915 Island Home Avenue • Knoxville, TN 37920

Ijams Nature Center rentals are closed for the season. Please call the Sutherland Ave location, 865-523-0066, for rental information.

See you next spring.

River Sports at Ijams River Front



The riverfront is accessed at 4337 Island Home Avenue on a gravel road,
formerly the River Trail, located near to the railroad tracks.

Ijams Rivefront rentals are closed for the season. Please call the Sutherland Ave location, 865-523-0066, for rental information.

River Sports at The Cove

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11808 Northshore Drive • Knoxville, TN 37922
Phone: (865) 544-0003

Cove rentals are closed for the season. Please call the Sutherland Ave location, 865-523-0066, for rental information.

See you next spring.

Seven Islands

Book your rental!

Seven Islands rentals are closed for the season but we can accommodate reservations. Please call the Sutherland Ave location, 865-523-0066, for more information.

Panther Creek

Panther Creek
Boat Ramp at Panther Creek Park
2010 Panther Creek Park Rd • Morristown, TN 37814
Phone: (615) 532-0001
Click here for a map of the park

Panther Island rentals are closed for the season. Please call the Sutherland Ave location, 865-523-0066, if you have any questions.



About River Sports

River Sports Outfitters is an independent outdoor specialty retailer in Knoxville, Tennessee. Ed McAlister officially opened the shop over 30 years ago and has been providing local and online customers with the best in road / trail biking, road / trail running, camping / backpacking, rock climbing, and paddle sports gear since then. By focusing on core brands such as Patagonia, Mountain Hardwear, Arc'Teryx, Marmot, Kuhl, Osprey, Chaco, Keen and Asolo, River Sports has carved a niche as the destination of choice for outdoor enthusiasts.

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