Floats

Float the Buffalo River with Flatwoods Canoe Base

Float Choices for a one day float:

  • 4 mile- Slink Shoals to Flatwoods Bridge- takes an average of 2-4 hours.
    Start this float as late as 3:00pm.
  • 10 mile- Bell Bridge to Slink Shoals- takes an average of 4-6 hours.
    Start this float as late as 12:00pm.
  • 14 mile- Bell Bridge to Flatwoods Bridge- takes an average of 6-8 hours.
    You need to start out on the 14 mile day float by 10:00am. The 14 mile makes a great overnight float.

Float Choices for a two day or overnight float:

  • 14 mile- Bell Bridge to Flatwoods Bridge- average paddle time- 6 hours.
  • 18 mile- Topsy Bridge to Slink Shoals- average paddle time- 8 hours.
  • 22 mile- Topsy Bridge to Flatwoods Bridge- average paddle time 10 hours.

To reduce wait times we schedule the longer overnights around our morning rush. Please reserve in advance.

The last pick-up time, every day, for all floats is 7:00pm.

To reserve your next float call (931) 589-5661 or reserve online today!