News Flash... Kampsville – The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) announced that the Kampsville Ferry will be closed on Wednesday January 29, 2020, between 9:00 AM & 2:00 PM, weather permitting. This work is necessary to do ferry ramp repairs & it will only be closed during the above hours for one day.
No traffic will be allowed to cross the river during this timeframe, therefore, motorists should seek alternate routes.
The contractor on this project is St. Louis Bridge Construction Co. of Arnold, MO.
For IDOT District 8 updates, follow us on Twitter at @IDOTDistrict8 or view area construction details on IDOT’s traveler information map on
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TUESDAY

 January 28, 2020

 

Over 9.4 Million Boater Visits

Since Sept 12, 2004

To The Always Changing e-Waters of RiverBills.com

 

Welcome New Advertiser !

 SouthShore Marina

Let us get you prepared for high water

 

     

Tired of battling mother nature, let us help you protect your belongings. We can float anything you want. Example, pull behind trailers, sheds, any and all equipment. If you have land on the river and are tired of moving your stuff in and out, we will secure it for you on floatation.

 

Click here and check it out

 

Our Lady Of The Rivers

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

at Portage des Sioux, MO

 

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The Picture of the Day....  was taken a few weeks ago at Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

 

Our Lady of the Rivers statue thru the trees

 

 

Otter Creek

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

 

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The Picture of the Day....  was sent to us by Capt'n Brad Maher

 

 

RiverBill,

Log Jam on Otter Creek from heavy rain about 2 weeks ago had creek way out of its banks. Flooding in January is becoming normal and that just makes spring flooding much worse.


Brad Maher
Alton Motorboat Club

 

 

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Otter Creek flows into the Illinois River near Nutwood, IL

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Super Bowl Watch Party

Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 3pm

Come hang out on the River and watch the Superbowl Live.
$30.00 open bar ($2.00 upcharge on call per drink)
Food bar all included
Large screens for better viewing.
Smoking in clubroom(separate ventilations)
Squares
Win stuff!

 

Winter Hours

Friday ....For parties & Reservations only
Saturday 12-8pm            Sunday 12-7pm

Website.. click here        Facebook.. click here        Events.. click here

Phone: 636 250 3300

 

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Grafton Harbor.... 618-786-PORT (7678)

 

Grafton Harbor River Adventure Cruises

Mark your Calendars, Start Booking Those Cruises, our website has been updated for 2020 and is ready for your reservations! We've added more dinner cruises catered by the award winning Grafton Oyster Bar !

Every Saturday & Sunday  Beginning May 2, 2020

Click here for 2020 cruise schedule

 

 

First Mate is a boat brokerage located on the beautiful upper Mississippi.

We sell boats and will find you the perfect boat!

 

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 Yesteryear's Picture of the Day

 

The 2017

Progressive Boat and Sportshow

 

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Yesteryear's Pictures on this Day.... is from the 2017 Progressive Insurance Boat & Sports Show in Downtown St. Louis

 

RiverBill:

Even though my Captain didn't buy me a new boat, I had a great time with all these river people at the boat show! Thanks for the new shades!

Jessica Mckay
Yacht Club of St. Louis

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Some Highlights of This Week's

LOCAL NOTICE TO MARINERS

District 8 MRS                                                 UPDATED JANUARY 22, 2020

Mississippi River System

 

MISSISSIPPI RIVER

MILE 273.4 - L/D CLOSURE
Continuing until 5:00 p.m., March 31, 2020, L/D 24 in the vicinity of Mile 273.4, will be closed for maintenance. All navigation interests should be alert for, and abide by, any special instructions that may be issued by the lockmaster.
MILE 241.4 - L/D CLOSURE
Continuing until 5:00 p.m., March 31, 2020, L/D 25 in the vicinity of Mile 241.4, will be closed for maintenance. All navigation interests should be alert for, and abide by, any special instructions that may be issued by the lockmaster

 

ILLINOIS RIVER

ILLINOIS WATERWAY - CHANNEL CONDITION/SAFETY ADVISORY - UPDATE
The following areas are in the high water watch phase IAW the Western Rivers WAP Annex:
Zone 7 Peoria (Mile 187.0 – Mile 145.6),
Zone 6 Copperas (Mile 145.5 – Mile 129.1),
Zone 5 Havana (Mile 128.9 – 102.0),
Zone 4 Beardstown (Mile 101.9 – Mile 80.3),
Zone 3 Meredosia (Mile 80.2 – Mile 50.0) and
Zone 2 Hardin (Mile 49.9 – 10.0).
High water and drift potential may be encountered in this area. Mariners are advised to minimize wake and exercise caution. Avoid laying up on saturated levees. Mariners should be experienced in high water conditions and avoid down-streaming operations if possible. Mariners should remain vigilant to an increase in debris and maneuver appropriately. Be aware that a buildup of debris in fleeting areas may have occurred and take appropriate actions to prevent breakaways. Exercise caution in all meeting and overtaking situations, as swift currents may be present. Navigational buoys may have been dragged off station, so remain cautious while transiting. Due to levee reconstruction efforts, vessels are requested to travel at their slowest safe speed to produce no wake between Miles 108.3 and 102.6 and between Miles 88.7 and 88.2
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Click here  for the current "Local Notice To Mariners" report

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 No new incident reports for the St. Louis area
 

Click here to go to the Missouri State Highway Patrol website for "all" incident reports    

 

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Page contains river news, RiverBills Pictures of the Day, Upcoming River Events, info from RiverBills.com advertisers, etc..... Click here and check it out

 

The "Boaters Group" Page

It's a group for all the boaters on all the rivers near the "PORT OF ST. LOUIS AND BEYOND." It's a Public Group, open to anyone that wants to join in. A place to post your boating pictures, shout outs, questions, comments, etc.  Stay in touch with other boaters all year long.  Invite your Boating Friends. 

We have 5,634 members as of 01-28-20....... Click here and check it out. 

 

Tennessee River At Scottsboro, Alabama

Massive Marina Boat Dock Fire Killed At Least 8 People........

 

Early Monday morning, a massive fire broke out that destroyed dozens of boats and claimed the lives of at least 8 people in a marina along the Tennessee River at Scottsboro, Alabama.

 

The blaze started just after midnight and quickly engulfed the dock as residents slept.  The wooden dock and at least 35 boats were destroyed, and the aluminum roof covering many of the vessels melted and collapsed, cutting off escape routes.

 

According to Scottsboro Fire Chief Gene Necklaus, all eight people who were known to be missing have been confirmed deceased.  He added that the number could increase because they don't know how many people were on boats that sank........

 

Click here to read this news report from kmov.com.  With Photo and Videos.

 

SouthShore Marina

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It's Boat Show Season !

 

Discount Tickets

January 30 - February 2, 2020

St. Louis Boat & Sportshow

America's Center and the Dome........

 

Reprinted from the St. Louis Boat & Sportshow Facebook.... click here

 

 

Thursday, January 30  - Sunday, February 2, 2020
Thu... 2pm – 9pm
Fri... 12pm – 9pm
Sat....10am – 9pm
Sun...10am – 5pm

 

Click here for 2020 show maps

 

There is No RiverBills Nite this year,

but see you there on Thursday evening

Wear your River Gear !

 

 

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We offer full fiberglass repair, high performance upgrades, transom & stringer rebuilds, service on older products, new & used parts department, an accessories department, as well as many other services to suit everyone's boating needs.

We continue to display our Yamaha Sport Boats + Crest, Mercury + Yamaha Outboards and Heritage & Haul Rite trailers

 

 

St. Charles Boat & Motor website      St. Charles Boat & Motor Facebook

 

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Part of Scenic Overlook Tumbled Down The Bluff........

 

Officials are saying that last week's collapse of a retaining wall and sidewalk atop an Alton bluff overlooking the Mississippi River was caused by shifting ground.

 

Alton Mayor Brant Walker says that it was basically a landslide.  The soil underneath was washed out and then the sidewalk and retaining wall followed.  The collapse happened overnight on January 19th at Riverview Park.

 

The bluff-top park is a popular location for weddings, concerts and checking out fall colors.  The park also offers sweeping views of the Mississippi River........

 

Click here to read this news article from stltoday.com.  With Photos

 

 

Click here........ Port Charles Harbor website

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Mississippi River At Grafton, Illinois

Eagle Watching A Winter Draw For Grafton........

 

During the winter time, eagle watching is the main tourism driver for Grafton, and currently, there is a Book a Grafton Getaway package available on the Grafton Chamber website.

 

Grafton Mayor Rick Eberlinsays that eagle watching is a big deal in Grafton during the winter, and the town is working to become a year-round destination for tourists.

 

Janey Brummett, the Grafton Chamber of Commerce President says that in addition to the eagles, visitors can take a ride on Grafton's new SkyTour, spend some time at The Loading Dock's ice rink, or check out the shops, bars, wineries and restaurants along Main Street.........

 

Click here to read more from riverbender.com.  With Photo.

 

Upcoming Events..... 22 February, 2020
MARDI GRAS-FTON 2020
Pool 26 of the Mississippi River at Grafton, IL........

 

 

Mardi Gras...GRAFTON STYLE!


DRIFTERS' BANGIN' NOISE PARADE will leave DRIFTERS' parking lot at 2pm! We will be led by a BRASS BAND and ask everyone to bring your POTS & PANS or whatever you want to play, everyone is welcome! Wear your best MARDI GRAS-FTON costume or come as you are. There will a prize for the BEST COSTUME! We will march down to the HAWG PIT to get our party on! DRIFTERS will have TONS of SPECIALS before and after the parade GUMBO - BEIGNETS - CRAWFISH! There will specials at most businesses in town to celebrate our 1st Annual MARDI GRAS-FTON!

 

Reprinted from Grafton, Illinois Facebook... click here

Upper Mississippi River

US Army Corps of Engineers Monitoring High Water Conditions......

 

Reprinted from

US Army Corps of Engineers, St. Paul District Facebook... click here

 

Missouri River at Rockport, MO

US Army Corps Repaired 6th Levee Breach........

 

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Omaha District closed a sixth breach along Missouri River Levee System L-550, located near Missouri River Mile 524 southwest of Rock Port, Missouri, on Tuesday. This is the sixth breach that has been closed under the current contract with Weston Solutions, Inc. of West Chester, PA, leaving one remaining breach on the L-550 Levee System to be repaired. It is anticipated that this final breach will also be closed by the beginning of April. The closure of these breaches will provide an interim level of flood risk management benefits to the area behind the levee system until full repairs can be made to the system, which are scheduled to be completed this year.

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Reprinted From the US Army Corps of Engineers... click here to continue reading

 

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River History....

 

January 28, 2020 in River History

 

U. S. Coast Guard was formed by consolidating Life-Saving Service and Revenue Cutter Service

Marine Jobs

Surroundings Trade Only....

 

A few of the jobs listed this week include:

~ Marine Electronics Technician - Chris Electronics
~ Outside Sales Representative Chicago area-West Marine Pro
~ Application Engineer - Lenco Marine, Inc

 

Check out the marine jobs on Trade Only Job Board... click here
 

Mississippi River At New Orleans, Louisiana

Phase II Flood Fight Has Begun.........

 

As of Monday, the Mississippi River at the Carrollton Gauge in New Orleans reached 15.5 feet, prompting the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to declare the enforcement of Phase II flood fight rules.

 

As part of the Phase II Flood Fight rules, all work near the Mississippi River levees has been ordered to stop by the Corps.  The Corps and levee districts will also be increasing their levee inspections to at least once per day.

 

The Mississippi River is forecasted to crest at 16.1 feet on Friday, and slowly fall over the next month, based upon rainfall forecasts........

 

Click here to read this news report from nola.com.  With Photos and Graph.

 

 

Boat Manufacturer

The Founder Of Ranger Boats Has Died.......

 

On January 24th, Forrest L. Wood, the founder of bass boat manufacturer Ranger Boats, passed away in Flippin, Arkansas following a short illness.  He was 87 years old.

 

Wood founded Ranger in 1969 and built the company into a national brand prior to selling the business in 1987.  Ranger was considered to be the first bass boat design.

 

Ranger Boats were also among the first bass boats to be equipped with aerated live wells which allow tournament bass fishermen can bring their catch alive to the weigh in, and then release them........

 

Click here to read this news story from tradeonlytoday.com

 

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NOW OFFERING TRAILER REHAB AND CLEANUP

Boat trailers, Campers, RV's

 

If your trailer, whether it be a boat trailer or a camper was stranded in the flood water and the wheels have been submerged for any amount of time they are going to have muck, mud, and rust in them. If not attended to, they will be locked up in no time at all.

 

We will remove tires, drums, bearings and properly clean or replace as needed or as agreed upon.

 

Washing entire trailer and repairing wiring are also options.

 

 e-mail... LITTLEJOHNSINC@aol.com 

Phone or text to... 636 541 2962

Thank You,

LJ

 

Rehabbing a trailer that was underwater during the flood

Alex washing the flood muck off & tear down for inspection.

One wheel on trailer was completely locked up and not rotating.

 

. The brake and backing plate assembly loaded with mud and muck

 

A new complete brake and backing plate assembly ready to go on.

 

Little Johns Marine Service... click here

Little John's Moptorsports... click here

What's Going On This Week

3rd Chute Bar & Grill
211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

If you didn't already know 3rd Chute both locations have the monster Chute Burger that is 3 buns 2 half pound burgers pulled pork all the toppings with cheese with a side

 

 

 

OPEN DAILY ALL YEAR
Just a short walk from Grafton Harbor
Breakfast available every Saturday and Sunday morning from 8am till 12pm

$5.00 lunch specials

Mon - Fri from 11am till 2pm

3rd Chute Upcoming Events.. click here

Abigail's Tap Room

217 E. Main St. Grafton, IL

 

 

Chef Brad Hagen's newest venture located in the Ruebel Hotel. Featuring dishes such as: Appetizers, Gourmet Burgers, Steaks, Smoked Meat, Pizza, Pasta & Fresh Fish. Featuring Craft Beers, a Large Outdoor Patio & a bar from the 1904 World's Fair.

 

Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL

 

 

Bloch Marine Service

Yacht Club of St. Louis Location......

 

Hello Everyone!
We are happy to announce that Bloch Marine Service is becoming Yacht Club Marine. As of October 1st, 2019, Bloch Marine Service will no longer be taking new work orders, and will cease operations by October 31st, 2019.
But to keep service seamless, Yacht Club Marine will be performing the same quality service that you have come to expect over the years at both the Yacht Club of St. Louis and at Harbor Point Marina.
With that said, the winterization season is just around the corner, and it's time to get on the schedule to have expert winterization performed on your boat to protect it from the ravages of winter freezing. And also, winter is the best time to have Yacht Club Marine perform that much needed maintenance or big project that you have been putting off.
If your winterization request is received before October 15th, 2019, you will receive a 10% discount on winterization labor.
There is also a 10% discount on labor performed during the winter months for those big or small projects that the boat may need.
Best regards, and we'll see you out there!
The Yacht Club Marine Crew.

 

Reprinted from Bloch Marine FaceBook.. click here

 

bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL

 

Tuesday Specials...
Two Piece Fried Chicken,
Your choice of white or dark meat that is hand breaded and deep fried. Chicken is served with mashed potatoes, white gravy, traditional green beans, and choice of soup or salad $10.99
Chicken Livers,
Hand battered chicken livers fried golden and served with honey dijon mustard dipping sauce. Livers are served with mashed potatoes, white gravy, traditional green beans, and choice of soup or salad $10.99
Spinach Salad,
Baby Spinach tossed with Goat Cheese, Chopped Applewood Smoked Bacon, Red Onions, Tomatoes, fresh mushrooms and Diced Eggs in a Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing $9.99
Add Grilled Chicken $2.99
Add Grilled Shrimp $3.99
$2 Bud Light Pints
House Wine
$4 per glass
$15 per bottle


Order online for take out

https://bluffcitygrill.e-tab.com/bluffcitygrill#!/order-type

 

Just a short distance from the Alton Marina

Open 7 Days a week

 

Upcoming Events.. click here

 

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina

 

SUPERBOWL WATCH PARTY
Sunday, February 2, 2020 at 3pm
Come hang out on the River and watch the Superbowl Live.
$30.00 open bar ($2.00 upcharge on call per drink)
Food bar all included
Large screens for better viewing.
Smoking in clubroom(separate ventilations)
Squares
Win stuff!

 

 

Winter hours are : Friday for parties and reservations only.
Saturday 12-7(except parties and events)
Sunday 12-7


We are so excited for our 2020 Season
God bless you and your families this holiday season

 

Open Thurs - Sun at 11AM

Upcoming Events.. click here

Calhoun Ferry Company

 

 
 

The Golden Eagle Ferry is OPEN

 

 

Cedar Hill Resort

Mississippi River

1 mile below Winfield Dam

 

 

Closed

Con Trios Yacht Club

     

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Con Trios Yacht Club

Trivia Night....

   American Legion Hall

   2500 Raymond Dr, St. Charles, Mo

       Click here for flyer

              

 

Duck Club Yacht Club

 

Closed for the season

 

The Duck Club is the Premier Private Yacht Club serving the Upper Mississippi River, Alton pool boating community. The Club is located at the South end of Dardenne Slough with direct channel access at mm22

Froge's Bar and Grill

Portage des Sioux, MO

 

 

CLOSED on Monday's

 

 

Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Mississippi and Illinois Rivers

 


Mark your Calendars, Start Booking Those Cruises, our website has been updated for 2020 and is ready for your reservations! We've added more dinner cruises catered by the award winning Grafton Oyster Bar!

 

Grafton Harbor

Grafton Harbor River Adventures
 

Mark your Calendars, Start Booking Those Cruises, our website has been updated for 2020 and is ready for your reservations! We've added more dinner cruises catered by the award winning Grafton Oyster Bar!

 

Every Saturday & Sunday

 Beginning May 2, 2020

 

Click here for 2020 cruise schedule

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers

Two Week Activity  Calendar

 

 

Click here and check out Grafton's

Event and Music Calendar...Jan 21- Feb 03, 2020

 

 

Click here and check out "Welcome to Grafton" website

Grafton Oyster Bar

Grafton Harbor

 

 

The Oyster Bar is closed for winter

Dec 2019 through Feb 2020
 

 

John's Boat Harbor

Mississippi River at UMR 231.8

 

Congratulations are in order for our own Nancy. She became Mrs. Danny McClinlock this week end. Hope I spelled it correct. We wish them the very best and many many years of wedded bliss
 

Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL

 

CLOSED FOR THE 2019 SEASON

 

Tearing down the old building

and building new !

 


 

Lake Center Marina

MM224.4 UMR

.

 

We’re excited to announce 40% OFF all annual docks & slips to new members!
http://lakecentermarina.com/new-members

 

Lewis Boats

Marine Sales and Service

 

Come and see us

January 30 - February 2 at the

Progressive St. Louis Boat and Sportshow

Located in Booth 4104

America's Center and the Dome in

Downtown St. Louis, Mo

 

Mike's La Rosa at My River Home

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

Closed For The Season

 

Polestar Boating Center

Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough 221.5

 

Dock Rentals on the Mississippi River
Safe Harbor Yacht Sales
The Canvas Man, LLC
Vessel Surveyor / Marine Consulting
Quality Marine Repair

Port Charles Harbor

Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough 221.5

 

St. Louis Boat & Sportshow

Jan 30 - Feb 2nd

Booth 4012A

 

TowBoat U.S.

Our Safeboat will be on display at the show

Save money & purchase your 2020

Membership at the Boat Show
 

River Road Watersports

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River at Grafton Harbor

 

WE ARE CLOSED FOR THE SEASON

 

Jet Ski Rentals

Boat Rental

Rafting Float Trip

Riviera Too

Food, Beer, Wine

 

Who said MARGARITAS are only for the summertime?

It is our specialty all year around!
Available in LIME and MANGO!...

 

3025 N MO-94, St. Charles, Missouri 63301

 

St. Charles Boat & Motor

The Complete Marine

 

St Charles Boat & Motor Sales Event!!!!
Come join us at the St. Louis Boat & Sports Show

January 30 - Feb 2, 2020

 

Winter Hours

  Tue - Fri..9am - 5pm

  Sat - 9am - 2pm

  Sun & Mon..Closed

 

  Two Rivers Marina

  Mississippi River at Louisiana, Mo

 

Leasing slips for the 2020 season. Discount for first time residents!!! residents enjoy a discount on selected items at our store too! Amenities include pool, shower house, on site mechanic, retail store, beer & ice, restaurant, campground and camp sights! Message us, visit the website or call!!.

Woodland Marina

UMR 222.8 ...Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

 

Woodland Marina is feeling excited.
August 2 at 10:10 AM ·
Marina Update: We are open with limited services! However, we are working off-site as we cannot occupy the office. Please feel free to email woodlandmarina1@gmail.com if you have any questions or need assistance. Woodland Marina’s main line, 636-250-3446, is being monitored. You can leave a message for rack storage at 636-250-4547, and most importantly, we are splashing boats!

 

Yacht Club of St. Louis

Mississippi River

At UMR 225 On Dardenne Slough

 

 

St. Louis Boat & Sportshow

Jan 30 - Feb 2nd

Booth 1850

 

 

 

 

More Things Going On This Week

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River Ferries

 

Illinois River

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

 

Mississippi River

Golden Eagle Ferry ....618-  535-5759

Winfield Ferry.............618-  535-5759

Grafton Ferry............ 1-800-258-6645  ..Closed for the Season

 

 

Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....

 

Click here for last weekend's edition of RiverBills

 

Restaurants

Who's Open.. Who's Closed

Who's Open... Who's Closed........
 
3rd Chute Bar & Grill ......................... Open All Year
Abigail's Tap Room Open All Year
Alton Marina Deli Closed for the Season
Arrrr Bar at Grafton Harbor.................. Closed for the Season
Boathouse Food & Deck..................... Open
Cedar Hill Resort................................ Closed
Driftwood Crab Shack @ MRH Resort.. Closed
Duck Club Yacht Club........................ Closed for the season
Froges Bar & Grill.............................. Open All Year
Grafton Harbor Winery & Gift Shop...... Open
Grafton Oyster Bar............................. Closed for the winter Dec 2019 - Feb 2020
Kinder's Restaurant.......................... Being rebuilt in same location
Longshot Saloon................................ Closed
LaRosa Cantina................................. Closed
Yacht Club of St. Louis..................... Being rebuilt in new location

 Your Eye on the River

 

The Boathouse Food and Deck WebCam

Live Image

Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

The Webcam uploads a new picture every 6 minutes..

Hit refresh to update to the latest picture

Go to www.RiverWebCams.com for the last 10 pictures from the above camera!

 

 

Lock & Dam 15 Webcam

Live Image

Mississippi River at Rock Island, IL

.

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

 

 

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Toll-Free:
866-249-2135

Class schedule.. click here
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Let's Plan a

River Get-Away

Click here

 

Fun, friendly atmosphere


Five Anchor Marina


Beautiful area of the

Mississippi River


Restaurants & wineries

nearby


Explore the historic

town of Louisiana, MO
 

 

Click here for website

 

 

 

 

 

Abigail's Tap Room

Click here for Facebook

Click here for website

 

Click here for Map

 

 

 

 

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

We have Pump Out

Ramp Passes & Storage
636-946-2073

Click here for Map
Click here for website

 

 

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

Click here for map

 

 

OPEN

Golden Eagle Ferry
 

Mon - Sat.   5AM- 9PM
 Sun .......... 8AM- 9PM
 

On Board Phone
618- 535-5759


Click here for website

 

Winfield Ferry
CLOSED

 

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

 

 
 

211 W. Main St.  Grafton, IL

 

OPEN DAILY
Breakfast Buffet
Sun & Sun 8-12

 

618.786.8888
click here for Events

click here for Facebook

click here for Map

 

NEW PHONE NUMBER

 

 

Click here for

webpage and map

 

NEW PHONE NUMBER

 

 

Let us take care

of the food so

you can enjoy

the party ! 

 

We are ready to

help plan your

next event!

CONTACT US

 

Artistic Affairs Catering
1336 Caulks Hill Rd.
St. Charles, MO 63304
636.922.3003 (FOOD)

 

click here for Facebook

Click here for website

 

 

 

Marina dredged to 8ft

 One of the best views on the River!

Call Andy at

314.566.5403

for pricing and to reserve for the 2020 Season

 

  LIST YOUR BOAT

WITH ANDY

FREE DOCK W/LIFT TILL IT SELLS

 

My River Home website

 Longshot Saloon Facebook

Mike's LaRosa Bar Facebook

Mike's LaRosa Bar

Music Schedule

click here

 

 

Kitchen open til 9PM

Tue, Wed, Thurs & Sun!

 

Facebook     Map  

 

 

 

Phone 314-517-6079

RealtorAimeeDavison@Gmail.com

 

SCHNEIDER Real Estate, Inc
1551 Wall Street, Suite 140
St. Charles, Mo 63303

 

 

Click here to View My Listings

 

 

 

Little John's Moptorsports website
Click here
 
Little John's Marine Service website
Click here

 

 

The Duck Club Yacht Club restaurant is Under New Management and will open on March 15th to members.
.

The new management is Padavans NY dba Padavan & Haacke On the Water at the Duck Club

click here for more info

 

Now accepting social membership applications

click here

 

6257 Hwy V, St. Charles, Mo

Club 636-250-4333
Marina 636-250-4321


Click here for
Duck Club Yacht Club websit
e
.

 

 

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

Click here for website

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Slip Rates

Click here

 

 

Contact Jerry

636-734-1929

 

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

 

 

Click here for map

 

 

 

click here for website
click here for map
click here for Menu

 

Call 636.723.0005 when your headed to the river and they will have your food ready when you arrive at the store !

 

 

 

 

 

Grafton Harbor Winery
Click here
 

 

 

 

UMR 222.2
Marine Gas,
Diesel Fuel, Ice
 

Docks, Rack Storage
 40 Ton Travel Lift
Repairs all makes

& models
 

636-250-3446
.
Map.. click here
Website.. click here

 

 

 

 

 

Click here for website
 

 

 
 

e-mail RiverBill
riverbill@prodigy.net

 
RiverBill hails out of Woodland Marina
UMR 222.2
 

 

 

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