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 Slim Sunset

Pool 26 Of The Mississippi River

 

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Sunset on the Mississippi River

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 Friday's Sunset

Pool 26 Mississippi River

 

 

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

 

 

RiverBill,

Went on river Friday after work as usual. Nice sunset and then the sky cleared out and it cooled off real nice.

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

 

 

RiverBill,

The American Duchess was stopped at Alton riverfront on Monday. Amazing how big those cruise boats are.

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Updated August 8, 2018

Mississippi River

MILE 179.2 - BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Poplar Street Bridge; A safespan is installed following the contours of the bridge. The platform will extend approximately 3 feet below low steel of the bridge. At various times, work barges will be spud down on the backside of both left and right descending main navigation piers. Barges will remain in place overnight and be properly lit.

MILE 225.0 - MILE 202.5 - MARINE EVENT
On August 18, 2018, from 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m., the Blessing of the Fleet regatta will be held between approximate Miles 225.0 and 202.5. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area during the event period.
MILE 283.2 - BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION
Louisiana Highway Bridge; The navigation channel will be reduced, during daylight hours, due to steel erection on the following dates: August 21 and 22, 2018, clearance of 250 feet, August 28, 2018, clearance of 260 feet. Mariners may contact the M/V BILOXI via VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16, with a 1 hour advance notice to request assistance while transiting the area. The navigation channel will be completely blocked, during daylight hours, on September 4 and 5, 2018, while center steel erection is being conducted

 

Missouri River

MILE 67.61 - BRIDGE REPLACEMENT
Washington Bridge Replacement; Horizontal clearance in the navigation span is reduced to 350 feet due to ongoing construction work. Mariners may contact M/V PIASA via VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16, for more information.
 

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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. 

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Meramec River Near Ballwin, Missouri

After Recent Drownings, Officials Consider New Safety Measures........

 

Over the weekend, 35 year old Rose Shaw and 12 year old Deniya Johnson drowned in the Meramec River in Castlewood State Park.  Now there are renewed calls to close off that portion of the park.

 

Since the year 2000, there has been at least 16 drownings in the same stretch of the Meramec River, and officials have placed roadblocks and warning signs at the boat access.

 

Chief Michael Krause with the Metro West Fire Protection District believes that a law, similar to the seatbelt law, requiring the use of life jackets could save lives........

 

Click here to read this news article from fox2now.com.  With Video.

 

 

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Saturday, August18, 2018

2018 Blessing of the Fleet

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

 

A bit of info about this year's Blessing of the Fleet

 

The "Follow Me" Boats

 

Upper Pool

Photo courtesy Blessing of the Fleet

The upper pool

 "Follow Me" boat

"Willpower" .... Tom and Lenkman

 

 

Lower Pool

Photo courtesy Blessing of the Fleet

 

The lower pool

 "Follow Me" boat

the "Audry B II" ... Captain John Bloch

 

 

 

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Barbara Rhoades

United States Coast Guard Auxiliary

 

Brian Hamm

Commodore Con Trios Yacht Club

 

Bill Kelley

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See you at the Blessing

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Mississippi River Near Saverton, Missouri

Human Remains Recovered From The River........

 

The Pike County, Illinois Sheriff's Office is currently investigating human remains that were recovered from the Mississippi River near Saverton, Missouri last week.

 

Officials report that the remains are that of a human leg, with some clothing, including a boot, attached.  It may take several weeks for an identification to be made........

 

Click here to read this news tidbit from khqa.com.  With Photo.

 

August 24-26, 2018

Hogback Trip from St. Charles, Mo to Quincy, IL  

Mississippi River ........

 

 

Heading to Quincy, IL Friday AM
Huge beach party in Quincy all day Saturday.

 Groups have been going on this trip for almost 30 years.
Boats of all shapes and sizes from 18'-40'+
Never locked through before? Don’t worry, many experienced boaters to help you. Sleep on your boat or discounted hotel room rates secured.

Limited spots left. Call now to reserve yours.

 

Contact Dan Grosvenor for more information

Phone:314-610-3163

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Missouri State Highway Patrol

News Release....

 

EMPHASIS: Significant Restrictions Placed On Lake Of The Ozarks For August 25, 2018 Shootout Event


Colonel Sandra K. Karsten, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, would like to remind the boating public about the significant navigational restrictions in effect during the 2018 Lake of the Ozarks Shootout event.

Revised navigational restrictions will be in effect during the 2018 Lake of the Ozarks Shootout regatta. The no wake restriction for the Lake of the Ozarks Shootout event includes the main channel from the 31.5-mile mark to the 36-mile mark. Due to the number of spectator vessels expected at the event, additional navigational restrictions will be put into place on Saturday, August 25, only. An extended idle speed area will be in effect from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m., and will include the main channel from the 31.5-mile mark downstream to approximately the 21-mile mark. The extended idle speed area is in addition to the no wake restriction implemented for the event itself. The majority of the boating traffic exits the event in a downstream direction. Thus, the extended navigational restrictions will assist in maintaining a safe boating environment and preventing property damage.

A map of the area highlighting the designated no wake restricted areas has been posted to the Water Patrol Division website:

https://www.mshp.dps.missouri.gov/MSHPWeb/WaterPatrol/index.html

A photo of the map can be found also with this news release on the Patrol's website.

“The Lake of the Ozarks Shootout is an extremely large marine event which requires special restrictions,” said Col. Karsten. “Safety is our main concern. It is hoped that making boaters aware of the new restrictions for this year's event will minimize the inconvenience and enhance the overall safety of the event.”

The race event takes place on August 25 and 26, 2018, with a significantly larger crowd expected on the first day. The Patrol will conduct enforcement operations throughout the restricted areas during the affected times.

Watercraft operators must consider the effect their actions have on others: Share the waterway and use common sense, good judgment, and courtesy to ensure the safety of all. Life jackets save lives. Wear It!!

 

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Raft Off 2018

Little Muskamoot Bay

Lake St. Clair, Michigan...

 



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Saturday, Sept 1, 2018

Longshot Saloon Summer Bike Rally

Mississippi River at Portage des Sioux .......

WHAT A SHOW THIS IS GOING TO BE!!!!       DONT MISS IT!!
POWERHOUSE 747 & MINI KISS!!!!!
SEPTEMBER 1ST 2018 SUMMER BIKE RALLY!!!!!!!
 

Tickets for the night show Mini Kiss go on sale at noon  $10

Limited amount available pre book for $8.50
No entry fee.  It’s tickets to see the midget band
Mini Kiss Detroit Rock City
All proceeds go to the red white and blue tour
Homeless veterans
RV camping, tents and boats all available
Overnight boat slips available
Call Andy
314 566-5403

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Mississippi River At Granite City, Illinois

I-270 Bridge Closed While Responders Talk Woman Off Bridge........

 

Shortly after 9 am Monday, first responders had to temporarily shut down the Interstate 270 Bridge over the Mississippi River near Granite City, Illinois, as a woman was threatening to jump from the bridge.

 

The St. Louis Fire Department, St. Louis Police Department and the Illinois State Police responded to the scene, where they spoke to the woman in an attempt to get her to get away from the bridge's edge.  Responders had a boat in the water in case she jumped.

 

Thankfully, the woman did not jump, but was taken to a hospital by an ambulance shortly before 11 am.  The bridge was then reopened to traffic........

 

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

 

 

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Allegheny River At Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Boat Sank While Tied Up Outside PNC Park........

 

Monday afternoon, a boat tied up outside of PNC Park along the Allegheny River at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania began sinking into the river.

 

Officials are not certain how long the boat had been there, or why it was sinking.  Officials are trying to contact the vessel's owner.

 

Around 1 pm, Animal Control officers were called to the scene for reports of a dog on the boat.  The officers boarded the boat, but were not seen to have removed a dog........

 

Click here to read this news report from msn.com.  With Photos.

 

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Upcoming Events....Sunday, Sept.9, 2018

Clarksville Boat Club

Mississippi River at Clarksville, Mo

 

Sunday, September 9 at 12 PM - 3 PM
Clarksville Boat Club, Inc
310 S First St, Clarksville, Missouri 63336

 

Join us for our annual picnic. Club opens around noon, plan to eat by 1:00. We will be having brisket, mashed potatoes and green beans and desserts. Please bring your favorite side dish to share! Meal tickets will be $8 and 2 drink tickets will be included. This is always a great time! Bring the family!
 

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Upcoming Event ....Saturday, September 15, 2018

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Mississippi Earthtones Festival Is A Celebration Of The River........

 

The 12th annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival is coming up, and once again, will be a celebration of the Mississippi River via art, conservation and music.

 

The event is co-sponsored by Alton Main Street and the Sierra Club, and is scheduled for September 15, from noon to 10 pm.  It will be held on Broadway, between Alby Street and George Street.

 

Organizers are calling for local artists of all kinds, specifically street artists, textile artists, fashion designers, as well as those who make products out of upcycled and natural materials........

 

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

 

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What's Going on This Week

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

 

 

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

$5.00 lunch specials from 11am till 2pm

3rd Chute Upcoming Events.. click here

Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL

 

 

Sat..... Aug 25, 2018
The Alton Marina 22nd Anniversary Party 2018
Black Iron BBQ Will Start Serving At 6 pm
Smash Band Will Start At 7:30 pm Till 11 pm
Big Screen Show At 9:15 pm
 

The Alton Marina Deli and Ship’s Store is Open

Come see all our new goodies, check out our sale items and enjoy Beth’s yummy new menu

bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL

 

Thurs..Aug 16.. Grafton Winery Wine Tasting..6pm

 

Open 7 Days A Week

Just a short walk from Alton Marina

 

HAPPY HOUR SPECIALS

Monday Thru Friday from 3-6pm! $2.25 Domestic Beer Bottles, $3.00 Well Drinks and 6 Wings and a Domestic Beer $5.99


 

Blessing of the Fleet

Our Lady Of The Rivers

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 
This year's theme will be:

 

First Responders and Armed Services

 

Save the Date

2018 Blessing of the Fleet

August 18, 2018


http://www.blessingofthefleetstl.com/

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina

 

 

 

Open Thursday thru Sunday

Thursday & Friday.... Open at 12:00 Noon

Saturday & Sunday. Open at 11:00 AM

 

Duck Club Yacht Club

 

Music lineup for the month of August
   (Sat) 18th- The Outlaw Opry (7-11pm)
   (Fri) 31st- DJ Doc

Flowing right into the Holiday weekend. ( Labor Day Weekend)

SEPT
   (Sat) 1st- Piasia Project
   (Sun) 2nd- Nick Stergos
   (Mon) 3rd- Labor Day - no live music


   ALL MUSIC IS BOOKED FROM 8-12pm

 

Summer Hours

Thurs 5pm - 10:pm     Fri 12pm - 1am     Sat 12pm - 1am    Sun 12pm - 10 pm

Kitchen closes every night at 9pm

Illinois River at Naples, IL

Evandy's Boatel

 

 

Life is Good on The River!
 

Evandy's Boatel Upcoming Events.. click here

Portage des Sioux, MO

Froge's Bar and Grill

 

1" smoked pork steaks w/2 sides every Saturday 2pm-gone $11.49

 

Every Friday throughout the year we serve whole catfish, catfish nuggets, Alaskan Pollock and salmon served with 2 sides and a soft drink for $8.99 from 11am until gone or 10pm

Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Mississippi and Illinois Rivers

Grafton Harbor offers weekday specials on Boat Rental. Rent one of our beautiful Landau Pontoon Boats for 4 hours get 2 additional hours FREE!! Just $295 for rental, gas and tax!! Need a guide? No problem! You can hire a guide to drive your boat for just an additional $25 / hour! (When Available)
2 Hour Rental: $195
Full Day: $488
Call 618-786-7678
Offer excludes holidays
 

Grafton Harbor

Grafton Harbor River Adventures
 


Come cruise with us this weekend!!
Saturday 4:00-5:00
Saturday 6:00-8:00
(Thank You Teachers Discount!)
Sunday 2:00-3:00
Reservations:
www.graftonharbor.com
Or call 618-786-7678

 

 

Saturdays from 3-4pm & Sundays from 2-3pm from May-November!*


The River Rambler Tour is a fun and educational 1 hour boat ride on the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers highlighting the historical and geographical points of interest

For more information ... click here

Grafton Oyster Bar

Grafton Harbor

 

Sat.. Aug 18..Great Escape Band..7pm

Sun..AUg 19..Steve & Jackie..2pm

 

OPEN MONDAY 11AM-6PM

FOR LUNCH & EARLY DINNER

 

TUE - THUR & SUN.. 11AM-11PM
FRI & SAT............... 11AM-1AM

 

FESTIVAL & MUSIC SCHEDULE...  click here

 

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers

Two Week Activity  Calendar

 

Click here and check out Grafton's Event and Music Calendar ....    8-06 thru 8-19-2018

Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL

 

Kinders Restaurant i
  Business Hours


Wed........... 11am-5pm

Thur........... 11am-8pm
Fri & Sat.... 11am-9pm
Sun........... 11am-8pm

 

 

The Loading Dock

Confluence Illinois & Mississippi Rivers Grafton Illinois

 

Fri...Aug 17..Jonathan Baker Duo..6pm

Sat..Aug 18.. Everyday People..6pm

Sun.Aug 19..Trilogy..3pm

 

Click here for the Loading Dock's band schedule

Longshot Saloon

Mississippi River at Portage des Sioux...

 

 

Sat.. Sept 1, 2018

WHAT A SHOW THIS IS GOING TO BE!!!! DONT MISS IT!!
POWERHOUSE 747 & MINI KISS!!!!!
SUMMER BIKE RALLY!!!!!!!

Click here for more info
 

 

Thursday is $.99 Taco Night!

 

Longshot Saloon is OPEN Thursday-Sunday’s until end of October.

Mike's La Rosa at My River Home

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

Sat...Aug 18..Blessing of the Fleet

                    STL Dogs.. 3pm

 

Sun..Aug 19..Rogers & Niehaus..3pm

 

Click here for Mike's Larosa Bar Sat band Schedule

Yacht Club of St. Louis

UMR 225 On Dardenne Slough of Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

 

Hours of operation for August
Thurs open at 5pm
Fri thru Sun open at 12pm
Kitchen open til 9pm Thurs & Sun
Kitchen open til 10pm on Fri & Sat

 

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  ..Open Fri, Sat, Sun

Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....

 

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Restaurants

Who's Open.. Who's Closed

Who's Open... Who's Closed........
 
3rd Chute Bar & Grill ......................... Open All Year
Arrrr Bar at Grafton Harbor.................. Open
bluff city grill..................... Open All Year
Boathouse Food & Deck..................... Open All Year
Cedar Hill Resort................................ Open
Driftwood Crab Shack @ MRH Resort.. TBD
Duck Club Yacht Club........................ Open
Evandy's_Boatel................................ Open
Froges Bar & Grill.............................. Open All Year
Grafton Harbor Winery & Gift Shop...... Open
Grafton Oyster Bar............................. Open All Year
Kinder's Restaurant.......................... Open
Longshot Saloon................................ Open
LaRosa Cantina................................. Open
Yacht Club of St. Louis..................... Open

 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

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US Army Corps of Engineers

Lock and Dam 15....

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

Golden Eagle Ferry

Mon - Thur.. 5AM- 9PM
 Fri - Sat.......5AM-2AM

 Sun .......... 8AM- 9PM
 

On Board Phone
618- 535-5759


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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

 

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211 W. Main St.  Grafton, IL

 

OPEN DAILY
Breakfast Buffet
Sun & Sun 8-12

 

618.786.8888
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Marina dredged to 8ft

Docks are now set

 One of the best views on the River!

Call Andy at

314.566.5403

for pricing and to reserve for the 2018 Season

My River Home website

 

My River Home Facebook

.

2018 Event Calendar

 

Mike's LaRosa Bar Music Schedule

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

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

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TWO LOCATIONS
Close to where you are
on the river

 

STORAGE
short & long term

MOBILE SERVICE

 

 

 

 

 

Click here

2018 Slip Rates:

 

Contact Jerry

636-734-1929

 

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

 

 

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click here for website
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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 !

 

 

 

     

Modular Floating Swim-up bar

personal floats

and

accessories

 

Phone:

(573) 204-1000

 

Email

 myfloatingbar@gmail.com

 

Website

myfloatingbar.com

 

 

 

 

 

Website  Facebook  Map

 

 

 
 Landmap from Alton IL


Landmap from St.Charles  Mo

 

 

 

     

Located at

Grafton Harbor

 

Website  Facebook  Map

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

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6257 Highway V
St. Charles, Mo

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

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Duck Club Yacht Club website
 

 

 

 

Toll-Free:
866-249-2135

Class schedule.. click here
Website..... click here

 

 
 

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Let's Plan a

River Get-Away

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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

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

No Wake Inn

 

Rooms Available Year Round

 

Call 314-620-1971

or

618-883-2356

 

Click here for website

 

 

 

 

 

Evandy's Boatel

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

 

 

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UMR 222.2
 

 

 

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