Float the beaver


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First bank

Come Float with us!

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Join us on May 18th 2024 at 9:30AM for a fun day utilizing one of the coolest natural resources we have in Knox County, the Beaver Creek Water Trail! Gates open at 7AM! Grab your kayak, paddle board, or canoe; put in right behind Powell High School and Float to Roy Arthur Stormwater Park on Harrell Road in Karns (roughy a 3 hour trip).

Register for only a $10 donation. Registration includes;

  • A guaranteed spot in the flotilla
  • Transportation for both you and your equipment
  • Official event Tee-shirt
  • Official event koozie
  • A sense of pride knowing your donation will help improve the creek!
  • An amazing day of floating fun with Knox community friends!

All Flotilla event proceeds are dedicated to the continued improvements on Beaver Creek including debris clearing, creek bed cleanup, and installation of public access docks.

Through our partnership with Legacy Parks Foundation, sponsorship donations are tax deductible and earmarked directly into the LPF Beaver Creek Preservation Fund.

Float HQ

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Rent a Kayak

Don't have a kayak? No problem! Rent one from our friends at RiverSports!

Our Team

Meet our volunteers that make it possible!


This event isn't possible without your help!

Become a flotilla volunteer

Become a member of the team!

Knox county cares

A special thank you to mayor glenn jacobs

Our partners


Title Sponsor

The Jay Family

Platinum Sponsor


BoardSafe Docks



Karns Community Club

Silver Sponsor

Knox County

Special thanks to Mayor Glenn Jacobs

Legacy Parks Foundation

Beaver Creek Kayak Club

River Sport

Hallsdale Powell Utility Company

Food City

Knox Co. Stormwater

West Town Christian Church

First Baptist Powell

Weigle's Stores

Tennessee Children's Home

D'Vine Shaved Ice

We can't do it without you

bring knox county communities together

First time?

Float HQ is where all starts! Special guests and announcements begin at 9AM. The Flotilla starts at 9:30AM. Come early to avoid the rush!

Arrive early, drop off your boat, and then park in the parking lot at Powell high.
Everyone will launch from the Aubrey’s launch at the Landing in Powell and float downstream to the Roy Arthur Stormwater park.
Return transportation is provided for both you and your boat.
Come hang out, meet new friends, and enjoy a great day for community.