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It's the Weekend

Sat, Sun... 20, 21 May 2017

 

National Safe Boating Week

May 20 - 26, 2017

 

Over 8.6 Million Boater Visits

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Longshot Saloon

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Portage des Sioux

Jamie and RiverBill on the screened in deck.

Jamie was serving up the food and drinks yesterday afternoon !

 

It's RiverBill, Matt, Chanda, Ashley and Chuck at the bar..

All smiles !

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Pictures of the Day.... were taken Saturday afternoon at the Longshot Saloon in Portage des Sioux.  The Mississippi River has front entrance flooded, use the back entrance off Leclaire Street thru Sioux Harbor..

 

Check out the Longshot Saloon Facebook Page... click here

 

 

Outlaw Opry

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Grafton Oyster Bar

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Picture of the Day.... was taken Saturday afternoon at the Grafton Oyster bar. 

 

It's the "Outlaw Opry" on the deck at the Grafton Oyster Bar

 

What a great band !  Very personable and they play it all... from the Rolling Stones to Hank Williams.

Make sure you catch them next time they play near you.

 

Check out their Facebook page.... click here

 

Steve Mellas- Lead Guitar,Vocals
Jackie Lakin- Mandolin,Vocals
John Goetten- Big Bass Fiddle

 

 

Crawfish Festival

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Grafton Oyster Bar

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Picture of the Day.... was taken Saturday afternoon at the Grafton Oyster Bar by Capt'n Carl Tiemann who hails out of Camp Carl on Wilson Road Slough.

 

Crawfish, Drinks, Good Friends and the Outlaw Opry !

 

That's RiverBill Jr holding the bucket of crawfish and sharing a drink with dad.

 

 

PS: Carl hails out of the high water Port of RiverBills.com at Woodland right now since the Mississippi River is flooding.

 

Grafton's New Chief of Police

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Picture of the Day.... was taken Saturday as the thunderstorm was moving across the area.. 

 

It's the new Grafton Chief of Police, Eric Spanton with his wife Chris Spanton and Alison Rohen of Tara Point Inn enjoying the afternoon on the deck at Grafton Oyster Bar.

 

 

Aaron and Amy

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Picture of the Day.... was taken Saturday

 

It's Aaron serving up the drinks on the deck at the Grafton Oyster Bar and his wife Amy

 

Catch of the Day

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Catch of the Day.... was sent to us by Capt'n Shane Clark....

 

Grant Clark running Trot lines

 

 

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Friday Evening

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Picture of the Day.... was sent to us by Tim Ward

 

A Friday evening crowd enjoying LIL Panama aka-Tiki hut..

 

 

Potty

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Picture of the Day.... was sent to us by Capt'n Mark Newlin who hails out of Portage des Sioux, Mo.  Flood waters still surround his house on the Mississippi River.

 

Bill,

 

This is how riverdog Newlin tells you he has to go potty when it's still flooded.

 

Mark the Shark

 

 

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Hog's Breath Saloon

Key West, Florida

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Video of Yesteryear's on this Day in 2015....

 

Barefoot Skiing behind Airplane

 

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***IT'S CRAWFISH TIME AGAIN***
Yes that's right we are having OUR 2ND CRAWFISH FESTIVAL this Saturday May 20 & Sunday May 21!!
Crawfish Festival Hours: Saturday & Sunday 12pm~9pm

MUSIC LINEUP
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Jake Weber & The Lonesome Drifters Sun. May 21 2pm~6pm
 

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Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Downtown Alton Businesses Recuperating From Flooding........

 

Morrison's Irish pub was closed for nine days following this last round of flooding.  The business, located adjacent to the Great River Road in Downtown Alton, was surrounded by water.

 

Thanks to the efforts of pub employees and Alton city workers, the pub did not sustain any damage to the main floor.  Crews had up to seven pumps running at one time, and were manning the pumps around the clock.

 

Water did get up to the the main floor trusses, and after an inspection from the health department, Morrison's was able to reopen on May 17.  Friday night, they hosted a little flood party........

 

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

Added Sunday

Illinois Fishing News

Illinois Bringing Alligator Gar Back........

 

The State of Illinois is working on reintroducing the locally extinct alligator gar to waterways across the state.  The alligator gar was once found within Illinois waters, but was wiped out.  The last recorded catch of an alligator gar in Illinois waters was in 1966.

 

According to Dan Stephenson, chief of fisheries for the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, his division received alligator gar fry from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  The fry are raised in hatcheries, and then released.

 

Back in 2009, the Illinois DNR started restocking alligator gar before taking several years off.  They resumed their efforts last year, stocking some 1,600 alligator gars.  Illinois received this years supply of of alligator gars in May, and will raise them until September, when they'll be released........

 

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

 

Added Sunday

Lake Of The Ozarks

Man Downs At The Lake........

 

The Missouri State Highway Patrol reports that on Friday evening, the body of a Fenton area man was discovered floating in Kinchelow Hollow Cove of the Lake of the Ozarks.

 

The Highway Patrol says that 66 year old Steven M. Fox is thought to have drowned.  He was discovered shortly before 8:30 pm, and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Camden County medical examiner.  Fox was not wearing a safety vest........

 

Click here to read this news tidbit from stltoday.com. 

 

Added Sunday

05/19/2017..Lake Of The Ozarks..Drowning

**DROWNING, NEXT OF KIN NOTIFIED*** SUBJECT WAS FOUND FLOATING AND BELIEVED TO HAVE DROWN. INVESTIGATION IS CONTINUING. VICTIM PRONOUNCED DECEASED AT THE SCENE BY CAMDEN COUNTY MEDICAL EXAMINER STEPHANIE DOMINIQUE AT 2151. THIS IS TROOP F'S 1ST DROWNING FOR MAY AND THE 2ND DROWNING FOR THE YEAR. ASSISTED BY CPL J. W. COLLINS (812), CPL R. A. SANDERS (1275), CPL S. M. BURGUN (1285), TPR M. G. KETTENBACH (1205), TROOP A TPR O. R. BAKER (130) AND TROOP A TPR D. L. WALKER.

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Updated 17 May 2017

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    St. Louis District - Weekly Navigation Channel Condition

   

 

 

 

Mississippi River

MILE 179.0 - MARINE EVENT
On May 9-12, 2017 and again May 15-18, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. until 2:00 p.m., each day, the Living Lands and Waters will host educational workshops on a barge moored in the vicinity of Mile 179.0, RDB. The workshop will be attended by young children. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area, during the event periods.

 

MILE 180.5 - MILE 180.0 - FIREWORKS DISPLAY/SAFETY ZONE/RIVER CLOSURE
On May 28, 2017, from 8:30 p.m. until 10:00 p.m., the Lumiere Place Fireworks display will be held between approximate Miles 180.5 and 180.0.The COTP Upper Mississippi River has established a Safety Zone to facilitate this event.

 

The above info is reprinted from the US Army Corps of Engineers website for your "reference."

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May 20 -26, 2017

National Safe Boating Week

 

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National Safe Boating Week: May 20-26, 2017

 

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Kinder's

Closed This Weekend

 

Kinder's will be closed this weekend due to the Golden Eagle Ferry being "Closed."

We will be Open Memorial Day Weekend even if the Ferry is Closed.

 

Amanda

 

My River Home

Longshot Saloon Flood Update

 

Front entrance is still under water as of today. In order to do any boating this weekend you will need to drive in the back entrance off Leclaire Street thru Sioux Harbor. However the restrooms will NOT be in service this weekend. Please be courteous to our neighbor as we will be driving thru their marina so keep your speed to a minimum. Longshot Saloon will be open both Saturday and Sunday. We appreciate all your patience at this difficult time.

 

Thank you - MRH Staff

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Confluence of Illinois and Mississippi Rivers

 

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Camp Clark Bridge

 

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Mississippi River At Louisiana, Missouri

Barges Strike Champ Clark Bridge.... Wedge Under Train Bridge....

 

Early Friday morning, a tow struck the Champ Clark Bridge spanning the Mississippi River at Louisiana, Missouri.  Two of the barges ended up wedged below the nearby rail bridge.

 

Lieutenant Sean Haley of the U.S. Coast Guard Upper Mississippi Sector reports that Ingram Marine was pushing a tow of 15 barges downstream.  Just before 6 am, the tow struck the Champ Clark Bridge.

 

Five barges broke free of the tow, and three have been recovered.  Ingram Marine crews were working to free the remaining two barges from the rail bridge........

 

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

Flooding News

Expert:  Levees Contribute To Record Floods........

 

Flooding typically begins with rainfall, which no one can control.  Some experts, however, are saying that rainfall combines with overbuilt levees are causing the record flooding in the St. Louis Metropolitan Region.

 

Bob Criss, a professor of Earth and Planetary Sciences at Washington University says that the St. Louis Region has too many levees, some of which are overbuilt, and too close to the water.

 

David Stokes with the Great Rivers Habitat Alliance says that these levees might protect some areas, but they essentially move the flood plain elsewhere........

 

Click here to read this news report from ksdk.com.  With Video.

 

RiverBill says.... Let the Floodplains be Floo plains !

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Mission Honor

 

Jim Crigler is paddling the entire length of the Mississippi River to honor the families of fallen Vietnam vets. 

 

He started at Lake Itasca, Minnesota on April 22nd and arrived at La Crosse, Wisconsin yesterday afternoon.

 

Follow his journey on www.RiverBills.com

 

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River History....

On May 20, 1804 in River History...
Meriwether Lewis arrived in St. Charles from St. Louis in preparation for their expedition, not by boat as William Clark did a few days earlier, but instead via St. Charles Rock Road.

 

FYI: St. Charles Rock Road is the current name of what was the first road to traverse present-day St. Louis County, Missouri between St. Louis and St. Charles

(source Wikipedia Encyclopedia )

 

Mississippi River

Kimmswick, Mo

Delta Queen Port Of Call Restaurant & Lounge....

 

The Delta Queen Port of Call Restaurant & Lounge in Kimmswick, Missouri made #3 on the list of

 

"The very best Day Trips You Can Possibly Take in Missouri."

 

Click here  and check it out

Meramec River At Fenton, Missouri

Business May Not Reopen After Flood........

 

While Scott Coleman, owner of Some Other Place Bar and Grill, has rebuilt following flooding in the past, this time around, he is saying that it is out of his control.

 

Some Other Place Bar and Grill has been closed since it was flooded out earlier this month, and while the water is gone, the project is on hold.  Coleman says that they are waiting for a Jefferson County official to come out to give them the go-ahead to rebuild.

 

Coleman reports that the only damage his business sustained was to the ceiling.  He said that he went ahead and replaced the insulation and duct work that got wet........

 

Click here to read this news article from kmov.com.  With Photo and Video.

Missouri State Highway Patrol

News Release.......

 

EMPHASIS: Troop G Advisory For Waterways

Captain Mark G. Inman, commanding officer Troop G, Willow Springs, would like to caution the public: Recent flooding may impact recreational water activities over the upcoming Memorial Day holiday. The flooding has caused damage to many rivers and facilities in the Troop G area. Additionally, some canoe outfitters are conducting cleanup operations and recovering from the high water. Downed trees obstruct many of the rivers as well as the accesses. The Ozarks National Scenic Riverways is reporting portions of the Current and Jacks Fork rivers are closed to public use. While this situation could change, boaters should try to educate themselves regarding these conditions and what recreational opportunities remain available, and plan accordingly.

“The flooding has made some of our waterways dangerous,” said Captain Inman. “Visiting a website or making a phone call could make a big difference in planning a safe, successful holiday outing.”

For the most up-to-date information about river closures and closures due to flood damage, please visit the National Park Service website at www.nps.gov/ozar/ or call the park headquarters at 573-323-4236.

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!!

 

Reprinted from the Missouri State Highway patrol... click here

Nautical Legislation

Senate Panel Advances Bills Beneficial to Boating, Fishing Industries........

 

On Thursday, three bills that would be beneficial to the boating and fishing industries advanced in the U.S. Senate.  The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee approved the Coast Guard Reauthorization Act of 2017, the Billfish Conservation Act, and the Small Shipyards and Maritime Communities Act.

 

The Coast Guard Reauthorization Act authorizes Coast Guard funding for fiscal 2018, and possibly fiscal 2019.  The National Marine Manufacturers Association supports several safety and boating provisions in the bill.  Opponents, however, say the bill would weaken protections against the spread of invasive species and ballast discharge.

 

Reportedly, S.1129 contains provisions that transfer the control of ballast water from the Environmental Protection Agency to the Coast Guard.  While there are disagreements about provisions related to the Vessel Incidental Discharge Act, committee members are confident they can work out a compromise........

 

Click here to read more from tradeonlytoday.com.

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July 23, 2017

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Air Supply Playing The Amphitheater........

 

Just on the heels of announcing the Better Than Ezra Concert, the Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater announced on their Facebook page another big concert has been scheduled.

 

On July 23, the Amphitheater will be hosting An Evening with Air Supply, a mainstay of adult contemporary and soft rock during the late 70s and early 80s. 

 

On top of the two concerts, a new event coming to the Amphitheater next month, which is a short walk from the Alton Marina, is the Bikes and Barbeque Festival.  On July 3rd, the annual fireworks and concert will be held, annd in late August, the Food Truck Festival will be returning........

 

Click here to read this news story from altondailynews.com.

 

 

 

Little John's Moptorsports... Click here

Little Johns Marine Service...  Click here

 

Kentucky Drag Boat Association

Race Schedule for 2017

http://www.kdba.net/race-schedule/

 Sat, Jun 3 – Sun, Jun 4, 2017   Kentucky Lake
 Fri, Jun 9 – Sun, Jun 11, 2017   Wheatland, Mo
 Sat, Jul 1 – Sun, Jul 2, 2017   Kentucky Lake
 Fri, Jul 21 – Sun, Jul 23, 2017   Augusta, Georgia
 Sat, Aug 5 – Sun, Aug 6, 2017   Kentucky Lake
 Sat, Aug 26 – Sun, Aug 27, 2017   Livermore, Ky
 Fri, Sep 1 – Sun, Sep 3, 2017   Wheatland, Mo
 Sat, Sep 16 – Sun, Sep 17, 2017   Evansville, IL
 Fri, Nov 3 - Sun, Nov 5, 2017   Chandler, AZ

What's Going on This Week

3rd Chute Bar & Grill

 211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

 

The first level of the new deck is open !


Steve Kyle of Rebel Train

Every Sunday  2-6 PM

 

OPEN DAILY

Just a short walk from the marina

Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL

 
 

Deli Opens This Weekend

Come And See What's New

And Enjoy a Great Meal

 

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina

 
Saturday ....Great Escape
Sunday ......Lone Ranger Duo 2-6

 

Business Hours

  Thursday: 11AM-10PM*

  Friday: 11AM-12PM*

  Saturday: 11AM-1:30AM*

  Sunday: 11AM-10PM

 

Illinois River at Naples, IL

Evandy's Boatel

 

 

 

 

 

Froge's Bar and Grill

Portage des Sioux, Mo

 

We will be open Monday, May 29th from 9 am - 3 pm for Memorial Day! Cemetery first then here at bar for 21 gun salute as well as cemetery beforehand!! Hope to see you all

 

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

 

Open year round

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers

Two Week Activity  Calendar

 

  

Click here and check out Grafton's Event and Music Calendar


 

Sat.. May 20

Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Illinois and Mississippi Rivers

 

Free Vessel Exams - Grafton Harbor - make an appt. 618-786- 7678


Sat May 20, 2017 - Sun May 21, 2017

The Grafton Oyster Bar

Grafton Harbor

 

***IT'S CRAWFISH TIME AGAIN***

Yes that's right we are having OUR 2ND CRAWFISH FESTIVAL this Saturday May 20 & Sunday May 21!!

Crawfish Festival Hours: Saturday & Sunday 12pm~9pm

MUSIC LINEUP
Outlaw Opry Sat. May 20 6pm~10pm
Jake Weber & The Lonesome Drifters Sun. May 21 2pm~6pm
 

 

The new outside deck is open !

Monday:   CLOSED
Tuesday-  Friday: 11- 1 AM
Saturday: 11- 2AM
Sunday:   11- 12 AM

Portage des Sioux

My River Home

 

Longshot Saloon will reopen Saturday, May 20th at 11:00 a.m.

  Thu..4:00pm -11:00pm
  Fri....4:00pm - 1:00am
  Sat..1:00am -  1:00am
  Sun..1:00pm -11:00pm

 

LaRosa Cantina opening postponed.

Will not be open for Memorial Day

 

 

 Re-printed from Facebook..

 Yacht Club of St. Louis Restaurant

 

THIS WEEKENDS SPECIALS
  CREAMY TOMATO BASIL SOUP
  PAN SEARED RED SNAPPER
  PINA COLADA CHEESECAKE

 

THE RESTAURANT AND BAR WILL BE CLOSED THIS SATURDAY 5/20 IN PREPARATION AND HOSTING OF THE KAHRE / COSTELLO WEDDING.
SORRY FOR ANY INCONVIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE

 

NEW PHONE NUMBER FOR RESTAURANT (636) 250-3440
 

 

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 

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........................... Open
Boathouse Food & Deck.............................. Open
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 For The Season
Grafton Oyster Bar....................................... Open All Year
Kinder's Restaurant.....................................

Opening on Friday, May 12th

Longshot Saloon.........................................

Open

LaRosa Cantina...........................................

Opening postponed due to flooding.

Will not be open for Memorial Day

Yacht Club of St. Louis................................ Open

 

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SPONSOR INFO

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 211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

 

OPEN DAILY
Breakfast 7am- 11am
Sun - Fri: 11am - 1am
Sat: 11am - 2am

618.786.8888

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My River Home website

 

 

 

  Thu..4:00pm -11:00pm
  Fri....4:00pm - 1:00am
  Sat..1:00am - 1:00am
  Sun..1:00pm -11:00pm

 

 

 

Kitchen open til 9pm Tue, Wed, Thur and Sun!

 

 

Click here for map

 

 

 

Phone 314-517-6079

RealtorAimeeDavison@Gmail.com

 

 

SCHNEIDER Real Estate, Inc

1Point West Blvd

St. Charles, Mo

 

 

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to View My Listings

 

 

Little John's Moptorsports webite

Click here

 

Little Johns 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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for 2016 price Schedule

 

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

 

 

 

 

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

 

 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 !

 

 

 

Landmap from Alton IL
Landmap from St.Charles.Mo

 

 

 

 

Grafton Harbor Winery

Click here

 

 

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UMR 222.2

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Marine Gas,

Diesel Fuel,  Ice

.

Docks, Rack Storage

 40 Ton Travel Lift

Repairs all makes & models

.

636-250-3446

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Map.. click here

Website click here

.

 

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

 

 

 

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Click here for Map

 

 

 

 

Queen Pillow Top Mattress Set ....$499

Boater Owned / Operated

 

 

 

Click here

for website

 

River Road Renegades Show Team

Sponsor Info...Click here

 

Click here

for website

 

  

 

 

Click here

for website

and more information

 

 

 

Toll-Free:

866-249-2135

 

Class schedule click here

Website Click here

 

If you dream it,

I can build it. 

 

If you break it,

I can fix it

 

Click here for website

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

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

 

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

 

We have Pump Out Now

 

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

 

Website.. click here

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

Click here for Map

 
 

Click here for

Webpage and Map

 

 

Closed

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

Open

 

 

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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UMR 222.2
 

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     Service

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PHOTOGRAPHY

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RESTAURANTS

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      Deck

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  Evendy's Boatel

  Froge's Bar and Grill

  Grafton Oyster bar

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  Kinder's

  Loading Dock Bar & Grill 

  Longshot Saloon

 

  Mel's Riverdock Restaurant 

 

TOWING

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  TowBoatUS St Charles & St Louis

 

 

 

TRAILER REPAIR

  Little John's Marine Service

 

UPHOLSTERY

  CID All Boat Repair

  Kate's Covers

 

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  Grafton Harbor Winery

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

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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 ...
Click here

 

 

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