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THE WEEKEND

SATURDAY, SUNDAY...MAY 14, 15 2022

 

 

MAY IS

NATIONAL WETLANDS MONTH

and

NATIONAL WATER SAFETY MONTH

 

Over 10.8 Million Boater Visits

To The Always Changing e-Waters of RiverBills.com

Sept 12, 2004 thru Feb 28, 2021

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

Sun Pic

 

 

L/R...Marissa, Audrey, Mary, Sherri and Lauren

at Shug's Shack at Polestar Marina

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Picture of the Day..... Happened Saturday

 

RiverBills Crew Appreciation Party on Saturday

 

 Polestar Marina's
Boat on the Land not the Water

 

 

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

Sat Pic

 

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

 

Master Chef Pat after Friday Ride

 

Pool 24 of the Mississippi River

Buffalo Gnats

Sat Pic

 

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Picture of the Day..... was sent to us by Joan Twillman

 

Hey River Bill,

 

Just a heads-up. A group of us from the Mississippi River Water Trail Association were working at Pool 24 this week and the buffalo gnats were awful. Mosquitos, too. They showed up on Tuesday. It seems like the gnats won’t bite through fabric.

You might want to pack your BG repellant of choice for this weekend. DEET did not work at all for me. Anyone try picardin? I am going to try that and I’ll pack some vanilla for insurance. Not saying how I know, but you might want to spray your tush, too.

Joan Twillman.

 

Just Never Know Who You Are Going To Run Into From The River

Sat Pic

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Picture of the Day..... Happened Thursday evening

 

Ran into Scott Henson

Thursday evening at FastJax's.

 

Scott hails out of the Yacht Club of St. Louis !

 

RiverBill says...  Glad to meet you Scott

 

Yay!  First Thursday of the 2022 season
May 12.. Doors open at 3.
Friday DJ Phil..@7
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Chimichangas and quesadilla’s . Yum

 

 

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Yesteryear's Picture on this Day 2010...   was sent to us by Capt'n Kevin Clooney simply titled..
 

Floaten the River

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Added Sunday

Missouri River Basin

Upper Missouri River Basin Remains Dry........

 

The dry conditions throughout April has resulted in abnormally low runoff in the Upper Missouri River Basin.  April's runoff was 1.5 million acre-feet, which is only about 51 percent of average.

 

The updated 2022 Upper Missouri River Basin runoff forecast is 17.8 million acre-feet, which is 69 percent of average.  If this is occurs, 2022 will rank as the 23rd lowest colander year runoff volume.

 

John Remus, chief of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Missouri River Basin Water Management Division says that despite recent rainfall and snow storms, 84 percent of the Upper Missouri River Basin will continue to experience abnormally dry conditions........

 

Click here to read this news report from waterwaysjournal.net

Added Sunday

Missouri River Basin

Upper Missouri River Basin Remains Dry........

 

U.S. Army Corps Of Engineers

Corps' St. Louis District Celebrates 150th Anniversary........

 

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers St. Louis District is celebrating it's 150th anniversary this year.  The district's history is quite rich and packed with significant moments not only for St. Louis, but for the nation as well.

 

The Corps' St. Louis District has often been at the forefront as the Corps of Engineers' mission and responsibilities were expanded by Congress.  The St. Louis District was officially established in 1872, but it's roots lead back to 1837, when Lt. Robert E. Lee was assigned by Congress to St. Louis to study navigation related harbor problems.

 

The St. Louis District first saw it's responsibilities expanded in the early 20th century, when Congress recognized the intertwined relationship between navigation and flood control along the nations' inland waterways.  The Flood Control Act of 1936 officially added flood control to the Corps' mission statement........

 

Click here to read this news article from waterwaysjournal.net.  With Photo.

Reposted from Alton Marina Facebook.. click here

 

Help Wanted

Wanna get paid for drivng a boat??

Do you like to help people??

If so, TowBoat U.S. Port Charles may have an opportunity for you.

We are looking for someone to be available for callouts Monday through Friday. A Coast Guard License OUPV or higher is required and a towing endorsement is preferred.

If you are interested in such an opportunity, call Terry at 314 607 8767

 

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Some Highlights of This Week's

LOCAL NOTICE TO MARINERS

District 8 MRS                                                 UPDATED MAY 11, 2022

Mississippi River System

 

MISSISSIPPI RIVER

MILE 190.8 - BRIDGE PUBLIC NOTICE
I-270 Highway Bridge Replacement; A public notice has been issued for the construction of the I-270 Highway Bridge across the Upper Mississippi River, Mile 190.8, at St. Louis, Missouri. The public notice can be viewed at the following website: https://www.navcen.uscg.gov/pdf/bridges/publicNotices//D08rPN904-22_I270HighwayBridge_UpperMississippiRiver.pdf. Comments will be received
through June 11, 2022.
 

ILLINOIS RIVER

ILLINOIS WATERWAY - CHANNEL CONDITION/SAFETY ADVISORY
The following zones are in the high water watch phase in accordance with the Illinois Waterway Action Plan Annex:
  Copperas (Mile 145.5 – Mile 129.0),
  Havana (Mile 128.9 – Mile 102.0),
  Beardstown (Mile 101.9 – Mile 80.3),
  Meredosia (Mile 80.2 – Mile 50.0),
  Hardin (Mile 49.9 – Mile 10.0) and
  Grafton (Mile 9.9 – Mile 0.0).
Mariners should exercise caution and minimize wake in all high water zones. The laying-up on saturated levees is prohibited. Mariners should be experienced in high water conditions and avoid downstreaming operations. 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 action to prevent barge breakaways. Exercise caution in all passing/meeting situations as swift current may be present. Navigation buoys may have been dragged off station, so remain alert while transiting. Recreational traffic is discouraged.
 

 

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River History....

 

May 14, 1969 in River History


A Christening Banquet and Ball was held for the Santa Maria Replica Ship that was moored on the St. Louis Riverfront.
A ceremonial bottle of champagne was dropped into the Mississippi River from the deck of the ship because no one could reach the sharply sloped bow.
The banquet was held at the Mayan Room of the Bel Air East Hotel (now the Hampton Inn at the Arch). Mayor Alfonso J. Cervantes and his wife, Carmen, led everyone in dancing to "Spanish Eyes." All in attendance were named as honorary admirals of the ship.

Source St. Louis Post-Dispatch

 

 

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Possible Steam Boat Museum

Missouri River a St. Charles

Reposted from Lewis & Clark Boathouse and Museum Facebook.. click here

 

 

 

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Mike's LaRosa Tiki Bar scheduled to Opened May 7, 2022
Longshot Saloon scheduled to Open for Memorial Day Weekend
 

 

Saturday May 14, 2022

Boating Safety Education Classes

Missouri State highway Patrol

Water Patrol Division.....

 

Some Nearby Upcoming Safety Education Classes are listed below:

 

 

Reposted from Missouri State Highway Patrol, Water Patrol Division.. click here

 

Upcoming Event... Friday May 20, 2022

RIVERBILLS.COM

WEAR YOUR LIFE JACKET TO WORK PICTURE CONTEST

 

More info to follow.

 

PS: Don't forget to get you life jacket out of your boat

 

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Walk For Wildlie..

 

Reposted from The Audubon Center at Riverlands Facebook.

 

 

 

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

 

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Boat Manufacturer

All Woman Design Team Developed New Sea Ray Model........

 

Sea Ray recently announced that they are introducing the SLX 260, the first Sea Ray to be designed by an all-women team.  The vessel, which will be available in sterndrive and outboard configurations is also the first sport boat to use the SLX designation.

 

The SLX 260 project was headed up by Sea Ray senior design manager Carrie Fodor and Brunswick Boat Group senior industrial designer Kristin McGinnis.  The achievement highlights opportunities for women to thrive in the marine industry.

 

Aine Denari, Boat Group president says that the launch of the SLX 260 sets not only a new benchmark for design, but also celebrates the advantages that a diverse work force brings to the marine industry.........

 

Click here to read this news report from tradeonlytoday.com. With Photo

 

 

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American Boating Congress

Day Two ........

 

Day two of the 2022 American Boating Congress was busy, with three members of Congress making remarks, the presentation of the Eddie Smith Manufacturer of the Year Award, an update on the economy and a briefing by the National Marine Manufacturers Association that outlines this year's legislative priorities.

 

U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell, D-Mich stated that boating is boating is important to both physical and mental health, however, it is not possible without the continued investments in infrastructure and conservation.  Dingell went on to say that the authorization of the Sport Fish Restoration and Boating Trust Fund is crucial to conservation efforts as well as boating infrastructure.

 

Frank Hugelmeyer, president of the NMMA gave a state-of-the-industry speech, where he discussed where the recreational boating industry stands in the wake of COVID-19.  He pointed out that the recreational marine industry is responsible for 4.3 million American jobs, which is 3 percent of all U.S. employment.  Hugelmeyer added that during 2020, outdoor recreation accounted for 1.8 percent of the U.S. Gross Domestic Product........

 

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

 

 

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Mississippi River At Quincy, Illinois

RiverFest Organizer Wants Move To Quincy Permanent........

 

Over the past several years, Charles Craft has grown his RiverFest event and this year, the show is relocating to Quincy's Lincoln Park.  The three day event will run for three nights, August 4 - 6, 2022.

 

Craft says that they really didn't want to leave Fort Madison, however, construction in the area has prompted a move.  Craft says that they wanted to remain along the river, and looked at locations from Davenport down to Troy, Missouri.

 

He says that Quincy seemed to be a good fit for the event, as the city of 40,000 people didn't have a music festival.  Craft adds that while they intend to return to Fort Madison, the first weekend in August he is looking to host RiverFest at Quincy for many years to come.........

 

Click here to read this news article from whig.com. With Photo..

 

What's Going On This Week

 

 

3rd Chute Bar & Grill
 

 

 

211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

A restaurant on the Illinois River

Food, Beer, Music, And good times

 

3rd Chute Upcoming Events.. click here

 

Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL

 

The finest Marina on the upper Mississippi River, located at MM 202, just north of the Melvin Price Lock and Dam you will find exceptional hospitality with the added convenience of being within walking distance of Argosy Casino, various services, restaurants, shopping and many attractions of historic downtown Alton, Illinois. Our dedicated office and dockside concierge staff will be waiting to make your stay a relaxing and memorable experience.
Amenities Include:
  Floating Docks & Structures Free Wireless Internet
  Private Luxury Bathrooms Swimming Pool & Hot Tubs
  Sanitary Pump Out Handled By Staff Sun Deck With Lounge Chairs
  Full Service Fueling Gas & Diesel Convenience Store & Deli
  Controlled Parking Lot Laundromat
  Night Security Watch Convenient Highway Access
  Satellite TV Connection Available Electric & Water Included In Rates
  Floating Jet Ski Docks Secured Trailer Storage Area
 

 

bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL

 

ORDER ONLINE

Easy as 1, 2, 3!!
1. Click the link.
2. Order your food how you want it.
3. Pay online & pickup in store

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

 

Open Tuesday - Sunday

Closed Mondays

 

Sports Bar, Lounge Bar, Dining Room and Outside Patio Available.

 

Just a short distance from the Alton Marina

 

 

Upcoming Events.. click here

 

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina


 

 

The Boathouse offers a variety of food and beverages, great entertainment and amazing scenery with an outstanding view of the Mississippi from our deck!

 

Boathouse Restaurant... 636-250-3300

Boathouse Office...........636-250-3800

Website.... N/A
Email...... Boathouseontheriver@gmail.com
 

Upcoming Events.. click here

 

#Isabellastrong

 

Calhoun Ferry Company

 

Golden Eagle Ferry ...Open

Winfield Ferry............Closed


Car and Passenger ferry crossing from St. Charles Mo. to scenic Calhoun County, IL


Phone: (618) 535-5759

 

Cedar Hill Resort

Mississippi River

1 mile below Winfield Dam

 

Closed and For Sale

Contact Jay at 618 772 5766

 

 

Con Trios Yacht Club

 

Friday...May 13, 2022...

A Night At The Races, Yacht Club of St. Louis

Click here for more info

 

Saturday...June 4, 2022

Champagne Brunch, Yacht Club of St. Louis

Click here for more info

 

 

Social Yacht Club centered around the Alton Pool (Pool 26) of the Mississippi River, website is  www.contriosyachtclub.org.   Founding Date....1966

 

Duck Club Yacht Club

 

Open 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 mm 222

 

FastJax BBQ

3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo

 

May 9 at 7:22 AM ·
Todays special: pork steaks and smoked burgers.
Tuesday: Taco Tuesday
Wednesday: Cowboy Chicken
Thursday: Smoked Meatloaf with two sides
Friday: Fish Fry
Friday night is Harry Fry Saturday is Jacob Thomas Houlihan
We will have Boat Sandwiches available all week. Call ahead and we will have them ready for you.
Breakfast Sandwiches starting Saturday morning and Sunday morning.

 

 

Local Mom/Pop BBQ & Grocery Store catering to the Boating Community & local farming families.
Serving Hot Food & Daily Specials.
BEER, WINE LIQUOR

 

Order food & dine in our Cafe area or take home

 

3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo    (636) 699-5716

 

Froge's Bar and Grill

Portage des Sioux, MO

 

*****NEW BAR HOURS*****
****STARTING MAY 18TH****
Wednesdays and Fridays we will open at 3pm
***NEW KITCHEN HOURS***
****STARTING MAY 18th****
Wednesdays and Fridays we will open at 3pm
*ALL OTHER HOURS STAY THE SAME*

 

$1.50 can beer during all televised Cardinal games

 

SATURDAY, MAY 21, 2022 AT 12 PM
2022 Car Show

Click here for more info

 

1530 Highway J, Portage Des Sioux, Missouri 63373, (636) 899-1139

 

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers

 

 

Check out Grafton's Event and Music

Calendar for May 5, 2022 - May 19, 2022... click here

 

Check out the Grafton Riverbeat

May Events, News and Things To Do... click here

 

   

Click here and check out "Welcome to Grafton" website

 

Grafton Ferry

 

 

The Grafton Ferry is open for the season

 

Hours are Friday 10am-10pm, Saturday 8am-10pm and Sunday 8am to 8pm.

Will not be open on Thursday this year, just not enough traffic.

 

The ferry carries passengers from St. Charles, Mo., to Grafton. The Illinois side of the landing is located near the Grafton Lighthouse and public boat ramp off Market Street. The landing on the Missouri side is at Grafton Ferry Road, which is just off of Highway 94.
 

 

 

 

Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Mississippi & Illinois Rivers

 

Open 9-5, 7 days a week

 

A 5 Anchor Marina with all the amenities you could ask for. (Laundry, Pool, Shower Suites, Wi-Fi, & Satellite TV), and plenty of fun all within walking distance.
Our Own Winery
Boat Rentals Daily Everyday
River Boat Cruises Every Saturday & Sunday
 

John's Boat Harbor

Mississippi River at UMR 231.8

 

John’s Boat Harbor is the best choice for all your boating needs!
We provide an excellent marina experience for all of our customers so that they can enjoy all that the beautiful Mississippi River has to offer.

Customer service is our #1 goal and our staff will work with you to make sure that you feel welcome! We work to meet our customer’s needs and will try at all times to make our harbor the best home for your boat.

 

 

Full service marina
2407 Highway C St. Charles, MO 63301
(636) 946-2073

 

Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL

 

Being rebuilt in same location

 

Photo Gallery of tear down & rebuild.. click here

 

Lake Center Marina

MM224.4 UMR

 

24/7 Guest & Member

Fuel Docks & Pump Out

Dock or rack your boat on the beautiful Mississippi river. Our Marina is a community of boaters providing fun for the entire family. Volvo Penta & Mercruiser certified repair facility

Gated Entry and Video Security

Marina, Boat Service, Fuel

Lewis Boats

Marine Sales and Service

 

Your local boat and powersports dealership for parts, sales, and service.

4030 N Service Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376


(636) 949-9926

Liberty Harbor

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

 

Contact Jerry

636-734-1929

 

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

 

Longshot Saloon at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

Scheduled to Open for Memorial Day Weekend

 

The best location on the Mississippi 26 pool, come by land or water -- we have parking for both. Friendly service, great food and amazing atmosphere!

Longshot Tiki Bar at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

Memorial Day Weekend

Sat & Sun...May 28, 29.. Plastic Kings

Mon............May 30..Rogers & Niehaus

click here for flyer

 

 

Join us this Sunday, May 8th for Mother’s Day!
Ladies, enjoy a delicious cocktail🍹 on the water! You deserve it
JBaker Live is looking forward to providing the live music 2-6pm!
 

Saturday & Sunday Open 11am


 

 

Miss Augusta

Sailing out of the Yacht Club of St. Louis

 

Welcome Aboard and come cruise with us aboard the most elegant luxury yacht in all of Missouri. The newly renovated Miss Augusta offers daily public cruises, private charters, weddings and more from Augusta, Missouri.

 

Cruise Calendar

 

Polestar Boating Center

Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough 221.5

 

 

Full Service Marina on the Mississippi River UMR MM 221.5 RDB in the west back channel of the Dardenne Slough

 

Gas Dock is Open

 

Port Charles Harbor

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough at 221.5

 


Port Charles Harbor, A Full Service Marina Located On The Beautiful Mississippi River! 60 Ton Marine Travel Lift. 636.250.BOAT www.portcharlesharbor.com

 

Riviera Too

Food, Beer, Wine


Check out the lineup for this weekend!
Friday: Dave King... May 13
Saturday: Michael Feldman... May 14

 

We are a family owned business since 1964.
Pizza, Sandwiches, Wine, Liquor, Beer, and More!
Best Ice in Town!
Our Specialty is Mango Margaritas!
Come on in and visit us today! Store Hours: Sun..10-9, M-Th..10-10, Fri Sat..10-11
Order On-line...Click here for website and menus

 

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

 

  Two Rivers Marina

  Mississippi River at Louisiana, Mo


Amenities include:
- Campground, beautiful shower house, pool
- On sight mechanic/service/parts (mercury certified)
- ALL docks have new encapsulated flotation, All are covered.
- Concierge service to the docks from our Ship's Store
- Boat washing services offered
- On Sight Restaurant
- Gated facility
- Public and private boat launch ramps
- Active Two Rivers Boat Club
- On sight owners

 

Check us out at www.tworiversmarina.com
 

Check out Fatboys Restaurant Facebook page.... click here

 

Woodland Marina

UMR 222.8 ...Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

 

 

 

Yacht Club of St. Louis

Mississippi River

At UMR 225 On Dardenne Slough

 

 

Marina

A full service marina located on the Mississippi River in St. Charles Missouri. Slips available from 24' to 60' , full service restaurant, Yacht Club Marine Service and Stateamind Water sports have locations on the property to help in any way

 

Restaurant

Sunday, May 29...

Rockin the River w/Tony Campanella

click here

 

 

Restaurant phone (636)250-3440

 

 

More Things Going On This Week

click here

 

Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....

 

Click here for last weekend's edition of RiverBills

 

 

 

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 

   The Opening Day for the Grafton Ferry is April 22, 2022
 

 

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 .. Grafton.................. Open
Alton Marina Deli.................................. Opening May27 Full Time
Arrrr Bar at Grafton Harbor.................. Open
Bluff City Grill ........................................ Open
Boathouse Food & Deck..................... Open
Cedar Hill Resort................................ Closed & For Sale
Duck Club Yacht Club........................ Open
Froges Bar & Grill.............................. Open
Grafton Harbor Winery & Gift Shop...... Open
Grafton Oyster Bar............................. Open
Kinder's Restaurant.......................... Being rebuilt in same location
Longshot Saloon................................ Scheduled to Open for Memorial Day Weekend
Longshot Tiki Bar............................ Open
Yacht Club of St. Louis Restaurant.........

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 19 Livestrean

Mississippi River at Keokuk, Iowa

.

 Click here an check it out

 

 

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.CONTACT  KELLY

636-225-2599

314-239-4243 cell

636-688-7773 fax

 

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WEBPAGE

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EMAIL  US

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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

 

 

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Featured at the Duck Club Haacke On The Water is now open
Tony Haacke

Executive Chef

 

 

Limited number of Social Memberships
Applications available

click here

 

6257 Hwy V, St. Charles, Mo

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


Click here for
Duck Club Yacht Club websit
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.

 

 

 

Facebook      Website

 

 

 

Facebook      Map

 

 

 

2020 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 !

 

Check out the New patio

 

 

 

UMR 222.2
Marine Gas,
Diesel Fuel, Ice
 

Docks
 40 Ton Travel Lift
Repairs all makes

& models
 

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

Facebook.. click here

 

 

 

 

Click here for website
 

 

 

 


Let's Plan a

River Get-Away

 

Fun, friendly atmosphere


Five Anchor Marina


Beautiful area of the

Mississippi River


New Restaurant On Site


Explore the historic

town of Louisiana, MO
 

 

 Website.. click here

Facebook.. click here

Map.. click here

 

 

 

Alton Marina is the cover photo for the
2020 edition of Quimby's Cruising Guide

 

 

Click here for website
 

 

 

 

 

Click here for virtual tour

 

Facebook  Website   Map

 

 

 

 

CHECK US OUT ON ON FACEBOOK

OR OUR WEBSITE

CLICK HERE FOR MAP

 

 

 

 

“Recent high demand for used boats has caused many buyers to make decisions they may regret later. Contact me before you make the final commitment so you can make a better informed decision”

John
 

Phone: 636-578-4801

 

E-mail

assurantmarine@gmail.com

 

 

 

 

Website   Facebook

 

 

 

 

Click here
for website

 

 

 

Toll-Free:
866-249-2135

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

 

 


 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Website    Facebook    Map

 

 

OPEN

Golden Eagle Ferry
 

Mon - Thur.. 5AM- 9PM
Fri & Sat.... 5AM- 2AM
Sun........... 8AM- 9PM

On Board Phone
618- 535-5759


Click here for website

 

Winfield Ferry
CLOSED

 
 

211 W. Main St.  Grafton, IL

 

 

618.786.8888
click here for Events

click here for Facebook

click here for Map

 

 

Facebook   Website   

E-mail    Map

 

 

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)

 

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Click here for website

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Longshot Marina Website

 Longshot Saloon Facebook

Longshot Tiki Bar Facebook

 

 

 

 

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riverbill@prodigy.net

 
RiverBill hails out of Woodland Marina
UMR 222.2
 

 

 

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Boathouse Food &

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Grafton Oyster Bar
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Alarm 24

 

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