Paddle Board Rentals

If your looking for Paddle Board Rentals on Percy Priest Lake near Nashville, visit us at Cap’n Daves Water Sports. CDWS is conveniently located near the airport inside Nashville Shores Resort. We offer Paddle Board rentals by the hour, with a special 4th hour free when you rent 3 consecutive hours. We also offer single and double kayak rentals, canoes and pedal boat rentals in addition to our Jet Ski Rentals.

Our paddle boards are rated as some of the top hardshell SUP’s on the market. They’re great for beginners or intermediate paddling. If your new to Paddle Boarding, our guides will teach you the basics and provide you with everything you’ll need to get started and enjoy your time out in nature with some rejuvenating exercise Paddle Boarding on Percy Priest Lake. All paddle craft rentals include paddles, life vests and instruction. 

Paddle Boarding Near Nashville International Airport

In town for a business trip? Skip the gym and come get some sun and a workout on the tranquil waters of Percy Priest Lake. There’s nothing like a good dose of nature to get your day started! We’ve got the perfect cove for paddlers seeking the a morning workout or meditation. You’ll feel a sense of calm and serenity while you keep the pace for a revitalizing workout. Paddle boarding is a great way to get a healthy dose of nature. 

 some fun with the kid’s, or just exploring Percy Priest Lake. If you’re staying near the Nashville International Airport, we’re just a short drive away so you can get your morning workout in while enjoying the beauty of Percy Priest Lake.  Paddle well

Kayaks, Canoe Rentals at Percy Priest Lake

Nashville newcomers and visitors may not realize how close they are to the hidden gem of Percy Priest Lake. Well known to most locals, Percy Priest Lake is infamous for secret coves, cliff diving, fishing, boating and of course, Water Sports of every kind! You can experience the best of the Lake life just a few minutes from the hustle and chaotic traffic of our beloved home of Nashville, TN.

At Cap’n Dave’s Water Sports, we offer a wide array of Paddle craft, including Single or Double Kayaks, in or on top, Canoes for fishing and camping, or Pedal boats with visors for a relaxing day on the lake. 

Special Offer for all Paddle Craft: Buy three hours get the fourth consecutive hour free! 

Come visit Cap’n Dave’s Water Sports for some of the most fun you’ll have on the water! 

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Cap'n Dave's Water Sports Rental Policy
Welcome to Cap’n Dave’s Water Sports!


Online Reservations Available Up to 12 Hours In Advance.

Please Call (615) 504-5352 To Schedule or Inquire About Same Day Availability.

Please Read and Acknowledge Rental Terms Before Continuing to Reservations.    

Jet Ski Rental Requirements


  • You Must be 21 Years Old To Rent, and 18 to Operate Jet Skis 
  • A Valid Driver’s License is Required and Must be Presented to Rent and Operate Jet Skis. No alternate forms of Identification will be accepted.
  • A Damage Deposit Of $500 Is Required To Be Paid By Debit Or Credit Card, Which Must Be Presented for Hold at Check-In. You Will Receive Your Card & Deposit Back When The Jet Ski Is Returned and Has Been Assessed for Damage. Most Deposits Are Back in Your Account Same Day,  Processing Times May Vary By Financial Institutions.

Please Arrive 30 Minutes Prior To Your Reservation Time To Fill Out Paperwork and Watch a Training Video. If you are late, you risk losing your reservation. 

  • Riders Combined Weight Must not Exceed 500 lbs. (2 Riders Max)
  • Cap’n Dave’s Staff Reserves the Right to Refuse Service to Anyone Suspected of Intoxication or Being Under the Influence of Drugs or Alcohol
  • Anyone Who Appears Unfit to Operate or Intoxicated Will be Turned Away and Will NOT Be Issued a Refund.

Minors Must Be Accompanied By Legal Guardian, Tall Enough To Sit On The Back Seat While Placing Feet On The Floor Boards and Securely Holding Onto The Driver.

Paddle Craft Requirements

Weight Limit:
  • Paddle Boards: Weight Limit 230 lbs.
  • Sit Inside Kayaks: Weight Limit 300 lbs.
  • Sit On Top Kayak: Weight Limit 250 lbs.
  • Tandem Kayaks: Combined Weight Limit 500 lbs.
  • Canoes: Combined Weight Limit 500 lbs.
  • Pedal boat: Combined Weight Limit 425 lbs.

24 Hour Cancellation Policy

No Refunds Will Be Issued Within 24 hours Prior To Your Reservation Unless Due to Severe Weather

Cancellations Must Be Verbally Confirmed by CDWS Staff . Call 615-504-5352 to Cancel or Reschedule.

Late Arrivals and No Shows will Not be Refunded.

Inclement Weather

If CDWS is unable to operate due to inclement weather, you will be given the choice to reschedule or receive a refund. You Must Verbally Confirm Weather Cancellations With CDWS Staff.

If you have any further questions before making your Reservation, please call (615) 504-5352 or see our FAQ’s

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**By Scheduling Through our Online Reservation System, You Agree That You Have Read and Understand Our Policy and Meet All Rental Requirements.**