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Big Crane on Dardenne Slough

 

 

 

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  Pictures of the Day......  Were sent to us by Mary Tieman who hails out of Woodland Marina and Eagles Landing marina in the cruiser....  Krystal Lady

 

 

 

Hey Hey Bill,

Was out with the Bindner's on Sunday.  Saw this Big Crane on Dardenne Slough cut through across from Lumpy.

Have been hearing of this BIG crane dumping large rock around the base of the power-line towers.

We are thinking they are going to rock the whole shoreline too. Saw no movement to ask anyone on board. Guess they are making sure the island that the towers are on doesn't go anywhere.

Just a little river news!


MaryBeth

American Queen

 

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  Picture of the Day......  was sent to us  by Debbie Chambers who hails out of the Two Branch area of the Mississippi River in the boat.... Ship of Fools

 

 

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 Yesteryear's Pic of the Day

 

Nice Night for a Fire

 

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Yesteryear's Pictures of the Day in 2013 ----  was sent to us by Capt'n Ryan Kolb

 

 

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Eagle's Landing Marina

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For Sale....  Eagle's Landing Marina

   

    800 Wilson Road, St. Charles, Mo

    Mississippi River at UMR 223

    

40 docks

4 ramps (1 is a double)

Courtesy docks

Clubhouse

17 storage shed spaces

150 dry storage spaces
60 acres, including island

Harbormaster residence

Security cameras

Work shop


Profitable business

 

Price.. $450,000

 

Call John Patrico  314.313.8102

 

Website.....  Click here

Map... Click here 

My River Home     Longshot Saloon 

Mike's Larosa Cabana Bar

 

Mike's Larosa Cabana Bar Fall Menu... Click here (.pdf)

Longshot Saloon Menu....  Click here (.pdf)

Longshot Saloon Hours of Operation

Open at 4pm on Thursday and Friday.
Open at 11am on Saturday and Sunday
 

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St. Charles, Mo                                           Washington, Mo

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Grafton Harbor Happenings   Click here

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618-786-PORT (7678)

Big Kahuna's Band Line-Up!
October
10/4 The Real Street Band

10/11 Outlaw Opry, 10/18 Poker & Runn, 10/25 Hookie
November
11/1 Tanglefoot, 11/8 Outlaw Opry, 11/15 Thirst'n Howl, 11/22 The Real Street Band

 

 

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Water Patrol Division of Missouri Highway Patrol

 

No New Incident Reports

 

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Best View of the Bluffs on the River !

Thursday: $2 Wells       Friday: $1.00 Cans
Saturday: $10.00 Domestic Buckets         Sunday/Funday: 2.00 Imports

 

FALL HOURS WILL BEGIN OCTOBER 9th

 Thursday thru Sunday opening at 2pm.
 

10/5/14 Rat Run Music by County Line
10/17/14 Music by Tim Mauldin
10/18/14 PYC Chili Cook Off Music By Beat Street Band
10/24/14 Music by Richardson
11/8/14 PYC Pig Roast Music by Steven Kyle!!!!

 

Great boating family, bar & grill, pool and the best view on the Mississippi River!

 

Phone...636 899-1093       For boat slips 314 706-2313

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Navigation Channel Condition Status Report ....09-25-14

 

    US Army Corps of Engineers

    St. Louis District - Weekly Navigation Channel Condition

   

 

 

 

Dredge Potter - Heading out 29 Sept 2014 to River Mile 169
 

Mississippi River

MILE196.5 - DIVE OEPRATION
Continuing until approximately 12:00 noon, September 26, 2014, Marathon Pipe Line will conduct dive operations in the vicinity of Mile 196.5, LDB, Wood River Barge Dock, Hartford, Illinois. Work will be from 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. Dive operations will be limited to the immediate area of the barge dock and associated mooring structures. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

 

MILE 301.2 - L&D CLOSURE
On 9/29/14, from noon to 4 pm and on 9/30/14 from 8 am until noon, L&D 22 will be closed for repairs. Towboat operators are requested NOT to tie up on the guidewalls.

 

Illinois River

MILE 22.0 - AID TO NAVIGATION
A nun buoy has been reported not properly marking the channel in the vicinity of Mile 22.0

 

MILE 88.9 - MILE 88.8 - AID TO NAVIGATION
A nun buoy has been reported not properly marking the channel, mid-channel between approximate Miles 88.9 and 88.8, just downbound of the Beardstown Railroad Drawbridge (LLNR 7610). Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

 

Missouri River

MILE 44.0 - BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Daniel Boone Companion Bridge; Cofferdam installation is ongoing on both sides of the navigation channel, minimum horizontal clearance between cofferdams is 400 feet. At times the floating workplant may be temporarily moored in the channel and will move on 30-minute advance notice by contacting the M/V GABRIEL J via VHF-FM Channels 13 or 16.

 

Click here to go to the US Army Corps of Engineers website for additional information on the navigation channel conditions.

 

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Mississippi River Cruising

    Fall Colors Cruises Starting Soon........

 

The trees have begun changing colors, and the Hakuna Matata will be offering a unique vantage point for people to enjoy these colors - the Mississippi River. 

 

For two weekends in October, Grafton River Adventures and the Alton Regional Convention & Visitors Bureau will offer cruises on the Mississippi River departing from the Alton Marina.  The tours will run October 9, 10 , and 11, as well as October 16, 17, and 18.  All cruises board at 3 pm and last about an hour........

 

Click here to read more from thetelegraph.com.

  LOST AND FOUND

    

Bill,

 

Found a white Sunpad or seat top floating in the slough in front of Palisades about 3 weeks ago. It's 2'X 8' in size and has snaps.  

 

Jim Ratley

jratley@juno.com

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LED boat lights

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Palisades Yacht Club

    Fall Hours

   
FALL HOURS WILL BEGIN OCTOBER 9th

 Thursday thru Sunday opening at 2pm.
 

Portage Des Sioux

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October 1, 2014

     Mississippi River

    Lock and Dam 20 Closed for Inspection
 

MILE 343.2 - L/D CLOSURE
On October 1 and 2, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon, L/D 20 in the vicinity of Mile 343.2 will be closed for inspection. During this closure, towboat operators should NOT tie up on the guidewalls.

 

Reprinted from US Army Corps of Engineers...  Click here

October 14 - 19, 2014

     Louisville Kentucky

    Centennial Festival of Riverboats

 

A 6-day festival celebrating America's rich Southern heritage with steamboat cruises, art, bourbon, music, and more. Oct. 14-19, 2014. Louisville, KY.

 

A Century of River Commerce:
River Industry Display

Encompassing one hundred years of transportation on the Ohio River, the display takes visitors on a tour historic and modern towboats, including the W.P. Snyder and the Coast Guard Cutter Osage. Extending more than two football fields along the waterfront, with 11 boats, visitors will have an up-close, hands on experience appropriate for families and children young and old. The unique and informative exhibit is free to the public and will include steam engines, a knot tying area, river lore storytellers, diesel engine displays, dam model, river career booths and free tours. Don’t miss the opportunity to see this exhibit. For the first time in Louisville, we’ve never hosted anything like this before!

 

Reprinted from http://festivalofriverboats.com/

REDUCED WINTER SERVICE RATES

FREE FUEL GIVEAWAY WINTER SPECIAL

 

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Mississippi River Near Alton, Illinois

     Alton Hotel Plan Supported By CVB........

 

The idea of transforming the former Great Central Lumber Company property into a hotel and convention center is not supported by all, the Alton Regional Convention and Visitor's Bureau is behind the project.  Recently, the CVB's 20 member board gave a unanimous endorsement of the project.  Brett Stawar, President of the CVB, believes that the perception of the people opposed to the plan is worse than reality........

 

Click here to read this news story from altondailynews.com.  With Photo and Audio.

Ohio River Near Olmsted, Illinois

Delayed Dam Project Draws Criticism........

 

The long-delayed Olmsted lock and dam project is drawing the criticism of Illinois congressmen.  This project is on the Ohio River near Olmsted, Illinois, approximately 15 miles upstream from Cairo.  The dam has been under construction for 19 years, and is not expected to be completed until 2024.  The Olmsted Lock and Dam will replace two 1920s era dams, and will cut time needed to transit the area from 5 hours to one.  The project is billions of dollars over budget, and congressmen are blaming construction techniques for the delays........

 

Click here to read this news article from altondailynews.com.  With Photo and Audio.

River Halloween Parties

 

     Boathouse................Sat, Oct. 25    

 

     Kinder's....................Sat, Oct. 25     Music by Rail

 

     Longshot Saloon......Sat, Nov 1       Music by Black Walnuts

       

     Sundowner's .............Fri, Oct 31       Music by Rail

        


  

 

 

Hours of Operation

Wed & Thur.....  Open at 5:00 PM

  Fri & Sat.......... Open at 11:00 AM

  Sun................  Open at 10:00 AM

Click here to go to Sundowners Facebook

 

Sundowners Halloween Party is Fri, Oct 31.. Rail is playing

 

Boat Handing

 

When boaters are towing a dinghy, a boarder, a skier, or a tuber, they must be aware of their surroundings, as it is very easy to slam that towable into object, other boats or even other people.  Boating Magazine posted a video as part of their weekly Boating Fail, as an example of how not to do it........

 

Click here to check out this video from boatingmag.com.

The Belle of Louisville docks next to the Natchez

Cincinnati's Tall Stacks Festival 2006

 

River History....

 

01 October 1988 in River History

"The first Tall Stacks festival was held in October 1988 as a part of Cincinnati's bicentennial celebration. Fourteen riverboats made appearances in the three-day festival, which included tours of the boats, cruises, and races between rivals Delta Queen and Belle of Louisville—a renewal of their annual race during the Kentucky Derby Festival in Louisville, Kentucky. More than 700,000 people attended."
 

Source... Wikapedia Encyclopedia

 

 

RiverBill says.... 2009, Event was cancelled due to lack of sponsorship

 

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News Release From BoatUS



Life Jacket Type Code Labels Go Away

Step Toward Eliminating Confusion and Introduction of New Designs

Oct. 22. This type coding was unique to the United States, tended to confuse boaters, limited choice and increased the cost of life jackets.” He says removing the type coding is a first step toward the adoption of new standards that will eventually simplify life jacket requirements for recreational boaters.

“This move is expected to lead to the introduction of new life jacket designs, especially those made in other countries as US standards will be more ‘harmonized,’ initially Canada and eventually the European Union,” said Edmonston. “Along with a wider variety, aligning our standards with those to our neighbor to the north and across the Atlantic will help reduce prices as manufacturers won’t have to make products unique to the US market.”

However, Edmonston cautions boaters must still abide by the current standards when using older life jackets marked with the Type I-V labeling, as they will remain legal for use. “We must continue to have a properly fitted life jacket for all aboard, and as always, you’ll need to follow the label’s instructions regardless of when it was made. Simply put, if you follow the label, you’re following the law.” A full list of the current life jacket types and descriptions can be found at BoatUS.org/life-jackets, and any update on new life jacket types and styles will be posted here when available.

In additional effort to help change the mindset of what a life jacket must look like, The BoatUS Foundation, the Personal Floatation Device Manufacturers Association (PFDMA) and the National Marine Manufacturers Association (NMMA), recently kicked off a “Innovations in Life Jacket Design Competition” to seek out the newest technologies and design ideas. Running through April 15, 2015, the contest seeks entries from groups or individuals, including collegiate design programs, armchair inventors or even boat and fishing clubs. Entries may be as simple as hand-drawn theoretical designs to working prototypes and will be judged based on four criteria: wearability, reliability, cost and innovation. For more, go to BoatUS.org/design

 

This press release reprinted by permission of Scott Croft of BoatUS.

 

 

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 November 14, 15, 2014

     Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium

     National Great Rivers Research & Education Center Confluence Field Station
 


The Mississippi River Watershed Education Symposium in East Alton, IL this November 14-15, 2014. Keynote speakers include Sean O'Connor from National Geographic and Chad Pregrake of Living Lands and Waters and CNN's 2013 Hero of the Year recipient

 

When
Friday November 14, 2014 at 8:00 AM CST
-to-
Saturday November 15, 2014 at 5:00 PM CST
 

Where
National Great Rivers Research & Education Center Confluence Field Station
One Confluence Way
East Alton, IL 62024

 

Contact
Natalie Marioni
Manager, Environmental Education
National Great Rivers Resrearch and Education Center
618-468-2783
nmarioni@lc.edu
 

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Carlyle Lake

    James Hawn Waterfowl Blind Drawings To Be Held

 

CARLYLE LAKE - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers would like to announce a regulation change for waterfowl hunters wishing to hunt the James Hawn Wetland Area on November 8th and 9th, 2014. A lottery drawing will be held for six designated waterfowl blinds located in the area during the opening weekend of the 2014-15 Illinois South Central Zone waterfowl season.

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Reprinted from US Army Corps of Engineers

Carlyle Lake

    Waterfowl Hunting Opportunities for Sportsmen with Disabilities

 

CARLYLE LAKE - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers would like to announce waterfowl hunting opportunities for sportsmen with disabilities at Carlyle Lake. Two accessible waterfowl blinds will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis for the 2014-2015 Illinois South Central Zone Waterfowl Season. The first blind is located at the Saddle Dam III Wetland Complex area near the Hughes Road East entrance to Saddle Dam III. The second blind is located in the recently constructed Steins Field Wetland Unit east of South Shore State Park.

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Reprinted from US Army Corps of Engineers

Mississippi River Near Winona, Minnesota

    Corps Discovers Car In River While Dredging........

 

At around 3 pm Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers discovered a car in the Mississippi River while dredging.  The Corps discovered the four door sedan in the main channel close to the boat landing at the East End Boat Harbor.  Corps crews pulled the car from the river, and deposited it on land for the authorities to investigate.  The car appears to have been in the water for quite some time, the keys were in the ignition, and it was last registered in 2000........

 

Click here to read this news story from winonadailynews.com.  With Photos.

 

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We have a few boats from last year that never got posted....  Look for them soon !

 

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River Ferries

Brussels Ferry..............618 - 786-3636

Golden Eagle Ferry ......618-535-5759

Winfield Ferry...............618 - 396-2535

Grafton Ferry............... 1-800-258-6645...  Open Fri, Sat and Sun

Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....

 

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Who's Open.. Who's Closed

 

Who's Open... Who's Closed........
 

Big Kahuna.......................  Open

Boathouse Food & Deck....  Open

Cedar Hill Resort................ Open

Duck Club Yacht Club .......  Open

Evandy's Boatel.................  Open all year

Kinder's Restaurant............  Open

Longshot Saloon................  Open

LaRosa Cantina..................  Open

Palisades Yacht Club.........  Open

Sundowners.......................  Open

 

 Your Eye on the River

 

The Boathouse Food and Deck WebCam

Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

RiverBills Two Branch Area WebCam

Mississippi River UMR 231.5

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Polestar Boating Center

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History for weather station KMOSTCHA4...Polestar Boating Center, St.Charles, MO.. Click here

 

RiverBills Blog Spot !

 

 

 

Mike and Rosie's Swing Set Blog

 

go to    http://swingsetonthehook.blogspot.com/  to read the latest blog

 

 

Click here to read Jalsails's latest Blog

River Levels & Water Temp for your phone

 

River Levels for Pool 26............    http://www.riverbills.com/River.html

Alton to Hannibal........................ http://www.riverbills.com/River-Mis.html

Hardin to Peoria ......................... http://www.riverbills.com/River-Ill.html

Saverton, Louisiana, Clarksville...   http://www.riverbills.com/River-Lou.html

 

Add current "river level" information to your mobile device. All you need is internet access... Simply add one of the links shown above

River level information in the charts is updated every 15 minutes to US Army Corps of Engineers data

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Mississippi River CAMS

 

 

"File Photo" From Lock and Dam 25

Lock and Dam 25....

    US Army Corps of Engineers Camera
   
Click here .......for Live Image of Mississippi River at Winfield, Mo.....
 

 

 

Live Image

US Army Corps of Engineers

Lock and Dam 15....

    US Army Corps of Engineers Camera
    Live Image of Mississippi River at Rock Island, IL ...
Click here

 

 

 

 

 

What`s Going on At The River This Week

And Weekend

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September 29, 2014

    Mississippi River

    Lock and Dam 22 Closed for Repairs 8AM to Noon
 

Mississippi River

MILE 301.2 - L&D CLOSURE
On 9/29/14, from noon to 4 pm and on 9/30/14 from 8 am until noon, L&D 22 will be closed for repairs. Towboat operators are requested NOT to tie up on the guidewalls.

 

Reprinted from US Army Corps of Engineers...  Click here

October 1, 2014

     Mississippi River

    Lock and Dam 20 Closed for Inspection
 

MILE 343.2 - L/D CLOSURE
On October 1 and 2, 2014, from 8:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon, L/D 20 in the vicinity of Mile 343.2 will be closed for inspection. During this closure, towboat operators should NOT tie up on the guidewalls.

 

Reprinted from US Army Corps of Engineers...  Click here

 October 4th & 5th, 2014

     The Longshot Saloon

     Rat Run 2014

 

Reprinted from facebook

 

  American Queen

     Upper Mississippi Cruises Stopping in St. Louis

 

Watch for the American Queen passing through the St. Louis area this Summer and Fall. Below is her schedule:

 

St. Louis (Alton, IL) - Minneapolis/St. Paul
Sept. 26, 2014 - Oct. 4, 2014 — Fall Colors

Minneapolis/St. Paul - St. Louis (Alton, IL)
Oct. 3, 2014 - Oct. 11, 2014

St. Louis (Alton, IL) - Jeffersonville
Oct. 10, 2014 - Oct. 18, 2014

To check for latest schedule and changes... Click here

For More Info on This Weekend's  Upcoming Events ....Click here 

 

Click on Ads 
below for

SPONSOR INFO

Click on their Facebook link too

 

 

Click here

for 2014 price Schedule

 

E-mail Liberty Harbor.. libertyinstl@yahoo.com

 

6257 Highway V

St. Charles, Mo

Click here for Map

 

 

Club 636-250-4333

Marina 636-250-4321

 

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

 

Buy 4 Ramps

Get 1 Free

 

 Click here for website

 

Click here for Map

 

2014 Price Sheet

Click here

 

 

THREE LOCATIONS
Close to where you are on the river

STORAGE short & long term

4 BOAT LIFTS- up to 60 tons

MOBILE SERVICE

Click here for website

 

Located at

North Shore Marina

 

 

Auto Repair

Trailer Repair

Trailer Parts

Trailer Hitchers & Accessories

 

N County

(314) 972- 9700

.

Maryland Heights

(314) 739- 5110

.

Chesterfield

(636) 532- 1532

.

Valley Park

(636) 225- 3621

 

 click here for website

 

 

(636) 248- 7117

 

Complete boat detail service

 

$$$ DEAL $$$

$6/ft WAX*

(exterior wax on runabouts)

 

-- Or --

$10/ft WAX *

(exterior wax on cruisers)

* In Fair Condition Only

 

 

Experienced, reliable and affordable

 

Click here for web page

 

 

 

 

Landmap from Alton IL
Landmap from St.Charles.Mo

 

 

 The Big Kahuna

click here

 

Grafton Harbor Winery

Click here

 

 

UMR 222.2

Marine Gas,

Diesel Fuel,  Ice

 

Docks, Rack Storage

 2 Lifts

Repairs all makes & models

 

636-250-3446

 

Map.. click here

 

Woodland Marina

website click here

 

 

 

4030 N. Service Road

St. Peters, Mo

636-949-9926

Click here for website

 

 

Click here for website

 

Queen Pillow Top Mattress Set ....$499

Boater Owned / Operated

 

River Road Renegades Show Team

Sponsor Info...Click here   

 

 

 

Click here for website and more information

 

 

 

3503 New Town Blvd

St. Charles, Mo


Phone 636-724-6600

Hours 7-3:30 or by appt

Complete boat upholstery using only the best vinyl

 

 

Click here to go to FIBRENEW website

 

 

 

 

Toll-Free:

866-249-2135


See class schedule for East Coast, Great Lakes & Midwest locations.
www.wegivethetest.com

 

 

If you dream it,

I can build it. 

If you break it,

I can fix it

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mission

Neighbors of the Mississippi is a coalition of people and
organizations which advocate for fair and equitable policies
regarding flood relief on the Upper Mississippi River.
 

 

Click here for Website

 

 

Docks-Dry Storage-Ramp-Repairs-Gas 24/7 Transients welcome

Ramp Passes & Storage

636-946-2073

Click here for Yahoo Map

 

 

 Open

 Mon & Tue 11-5

Wed & Thur 11-8

Fri & Sat 11-9

Sun 11-7

 

No Wake Inn

Rooms Available Year Round

  Call 314-620-1971 or    

     618- 883- 2356 

 

Click here for website

 

Heartland Boating is Mid-America’s premier boating magazine !

Editorials featuring Inland River & Lakes, Marina & the overall freshwater boating lifestyle

Click here to go to

Heartland Boating website

 

 

100 Bob Michael St.

Naples, IL  62665

217-754-3700

 

www.evandysboatel.com

Open 7 Days a Week

 

A unique dining experience set on the banks of the Illinois River.  Great food, exceptional service, and scenic views.  Visit our website to view our menu and summer band schedule...  Click Here

 

 

Evandy's Boatel Jingle

Click here

 

LED boat lights

 

 

 

 

Website

stcharlesboat.com

 

 

Click here for Map

 

Open

Golden Eagle Ferry

 Mon - Thu.. 5AM- 9PM

 Fri - Sat .... 5AM- 2AM

 Sun .......... 8AM- 9PM

 Holidays ... 8AM- 9PM

On Board Phone

618- 535-5759

Click here for website

 

Winfield Ferry

Closed

 

My River Home website

 

 

 

 

PROPS

AREN'T JUST FOR

 BOATS

 

Call Kirk Blomgren for all your Private Aircraft Needs


Meisinger Aviation

 Spirit of St. Louis Airport

 636-536-3976
 

Aircraft Sales

Management

Acquisition

e-mail

Kirk.blomgren@mallcstl.com
 

Click here for website

 

 

Click here

for race schedule

 

Call office at 636-250-7500 for information on dockage, rack storage, winter storage, winterizing and service or repairs.

 

St. Louis Confluence Riverkeeper
Defending our confluence rivers

 

 
email RiverBill

RiverBill hails out of

Woodland  Marina

UMR 222.2
 

RiverBills

River Website

Yellow

Pages

 

Alphabetical Listing

Advertisers

By Service

 

ATTRACTIONS

  Alton Ski Club

  The Gypsy Rose

  The Shark

 

BOAT

ACCESSORIES

  Alarm 24

  St. Charles

      Boat & Motor

  SuperBrightLEDs

  Verlo Mattress

      Factory Stores

 

BOAT

DEALERS

  Lewis Boats

  St. Charles

      Boat & Motor

 

FIBERGLASS

  Fiberblass By Lehman

 

CHARTERS

  The Gypsy Rose

  The Shark

 

CONSERVATION

  St. Louis River

      Keeper

 

FERRIES

  Golden Eagle Ferry

 

Jet Ski

  St. Charles

      Boat & Motor

 

INSURANCE

  Mixon Insurance

      Agency

 

MARINAS

  The Alton Marina

  Duck Club Y.C. St.Louis

  Grafton Harbor

  John's Boat Harbor

  Eagles Landing

  Lake Center Marina

  My River Home

  North Shore Marina

  Palisades Yacht Club

  Polestar Boating Center

  Port Charles Harbor

  Two Rivers Marina

  Yacht Club of St. Louis

 

MARINE

SERVICE

  Bloch Marine

     Service

  Lewis Boats

  Little Johns Marine

     Service

  St. Charles

      Boat & Motor

 

PHOTOGRAPHY

  Crystal Photography

 

RESTAURANTS

  The Big Kahuna

  Boathouse Food &

      Deck

  Cedar Hill Resort

  Evendy's Boatel

  Kinder's

  Longshot Saloon

  Palisades Yacht Club

 

TOWING

  Bloch Marine

     Service

     Towboat US

  Port Charles Harbor

 

UPHOLSTERY

  Fibrenew

 

WINERIES

  Grafton Harbor Winery

 

 

 

 

 

RiverBills Picture Gallery

 

 

Hello,

You are invited to view photographs from my "Riverbills - 2014 St. Louis Boat Show" gallery.

Enjoy,
Crystal Photography

http://crystalphotography.zenfolio.com/p262467192
 

© Crystal Photography

2013 Boat Show Albums

 

 

 Hello,

You are invited to view photographs from my "Riverbills - 2013 St. Louis Boat Show" gallery.

If you would like to order prints,crop to your discretion then click the BUY button while looking at the photo you like to purchase.

Enjoy,
Crystal Photography
http://crystalphotography.zenfolio.com/p702274398

 

 

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

RiverBills Photo Gallery.....

2013 St. Louis Boat and Sportshow
Photos by Mary Tiemann
2/10/2013

 

 

 

 Click here and check out the RiverBills Photo Gallery

 

   Watch for more pictures soon........

 

Boat Show Pictures from

Thursday Night !

Click here to go to Crystal Photography's Boat Show Pictures !

 

STL Boat & Sports Show Pics

 

There are 44 new Boat Show pictures on RiverBills Facebook page !

Click here and check it out !

 

 

 Boat Show Picture Video !

Click here to check out video

 

 

Hi Bill,

Added some more pictures from the Boat Show and video of the RiverBills Night to the www.riverwebcams.com website.

We will be getting more over the weekend.
Darryll Weil

 

CaptainWeil Computer Services LLC, Telephone 314.303.2819
RiverWebCams.com

 

Click here to go to Crystal Photography's Boat Show Pictures !

Setting up for the

St. Louis Boat and Sport Show

is on YouTube

 

click on pic to view Video on YouTube

 

The Video of the Day... was sent to us by Captain Darryll Weil who hails out of the Yacht Club of St. Louis in the boat............  "After You."
 

 

Bill,


Starting to fine tune the video project to make it easier to edit. Combined Monday and Tuesday and added titles before and after the time lapse. It is on my YouTube channel at: http://youtu.be/79hmj5cxDEI

Right at a minute in length right now and a little better quality. Also put it on the www.riverwebcams.com

 

Live pictures will go up on riverwebcams Thursday morning.

Enjoy, Darryll

 

CaptainWeil Computer Services LLC, Telephone 314.303.2819
RiverWebCams.com
 

Slideshow from Eagle Watch Party

 

A collection of Pictures  from Sunday's Eagle Watch Party at Palisades Yacht Club... by Capt'n Daryyll Weil who hails out of The Yacht Club of St. Louis in the boat..... After You.

 

 

Click here and check out Darryll's slide show of pictures from the Eagle Watch Party.

More pictures added recently

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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