Grill/Kayak Rentals/River Excursions/Campground/Event Venue/Catering 


Looking for a nice place to eat with a view? Need kayak and tube rentals? Planning a wedding, class reunion, corporate outing, or other outdoor event? Looking for overnight tent camping? Smooth Rapids is the answer.

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Located at 245 Durham St. in beautiful McMinnville Tennessee, Smooth Rapids was formed out of a love for lazy river floats. We specialize in the highest quality kayak and tube rentals for a stress free experience. The local rivers in McMinnville are perfect for beginners and kids.

The Grill at Smooth Rapids is OPEN!  Come eat with us on the river. We also do catering for events big or small. We feature a 10 acre campground  that is perfect for tent campers.

We can handle all your event planning needs. Check out our “Demo Videos” tab for some of our favorite events. If it’s doable, Smooth Rapids has you covered!
Contact us:

(931) 4-KAYAK-1

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Local Owners:

Michael Lockhart

Jimmy Barker

Todd Barker

Mickey Heath

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