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River Spree

Berlin, Germany

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The Pictures of the Day ..... were sent to us by Capt'n Rob Boteler

 

Spending time in Berlin out walking. River Spree lock, apartments and my favorite no anchor sign. Very different than our river.

Auf wiedersehen

Rob

 

 

 

Translation From Wikipedia

Auf wiedersehen

Literally: “until our reunion”, “until we see each other again”. Probably a calque of French au revoir. Compare further Italian arrivederci, Dutch tot ziens, English until we meet again and see you, and similar forms in many languages of the world.

 

The River Spree from Wikipedia:

The Spree is a river that flows through the Saxony, Brandenburg and Berlin states of Germany, and in the Ústí nad Labem region of the Czech Republic. Approximately 400 kilometres (250 mi) in length, it is a left bank tributary of the River Havel, which itself flows into the Elbe and then the North Sea. It is the river on which the original centre of Berlin was built....click here

Grafton Harbor

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The Picture of the Day ..... was taken yesterday evening at Grafton Harbor

 

 

It's Kerry and Russ

Loopers from Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin

Making the Loop in a Grand Banks 36 Classic named

"Long Story"

 

They plan to be around Grafton Harbor for a while and then head down river to Alton Marina.

 

RiverBill says... So glad to meet you both !

 

Hoppie's Marina

Mississippi River at Kimmswick, Mo

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The Picture of the Day ..... was sent to us by Capt'n Claudia Burris who hails out of Hoppies Marina in Kimmswick, Mo

 

 

Hi Bill,

It was just another beautiful evening at Hoppies Marina, where I spied this boat! Don’t know where the captain is, but thought you might want this photo. See you on the river!

Claudia Burris
Hoppies Marina Correspondent

 

 

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2016 Catch of the Day

Missouri River

 

 

 

Yesteryear's Picture on this day in 2016.........  was sent to us by Capt'n Donald Schneider

Hey Bill,

Myself, Roger Theilmann and Joe Wolf with the 54lb Blue Cat. caught in the Missouri River on August 27th

Donald Schneider

 

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Meramec River Near Pacific, Missouri

Officials Considering Constructing A Floodwall........

 

Officials in Pacific, Missouri are considering projects that would protect certain propertied from flooding in the future, ahead of a flood mitigation study that is currently underway.

 

Last December, Pacific Aldermen approved a $107,000 flood mitigation study for the city's sewer and drinking water facilities, the East Osage retail plaza and business area south of the railroad tracks.

 

The study is being conducted by HR Green Inc. of Chesterfield, Missouri.  The study will not include the design or construction of any of the proposed projects........

 

Click here to read this news article from emissourian.com. 

 

Added Sunday

Illinois Fall Color Forecast

Fall Colors Expected To Be "Bold and Bright"........

 

The temperatures are predicted to be warmer this fall, which will push back the the leaves color changing to a bit later in the season.  The color forecast is expected to be better than ever this year, and warmer temps means more chances to get out an enjoy the colors.

 

The researchers at Smokey Mountains report that the majority of Illinois will start to see some color changes by the first week in October.  By the following week, the entire state will begin seeing reds, yellows and oranges.

 

The color forecast says that best tome to be out in nature for fall colors will be the weeks of October 21-29, 2018 for the northern portion of the state and the weeks of October 29 - November 5, 2018 for the southern portion of the state........

 

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

 

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Added Sunday

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

The Mississippi Earth Tones Festival Celebrates Alton Area Ecology........

 

On Saturday, the City of Alton hosted the 12th annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival.  Attendees shopped, browsed and observed ways to conserve natural resources, and the children focused on the animals.

 

The Treehouse Wildlife Center of Dow brought a live barred owl and the Nature Institute had a stuffed coyote on their table.  The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers had taxidermized critters as well, including a large beaver, a mink, a muskrat in addition to the skulls of several animals native to the Riverbend region.

 

The tent of the Great Rivers Field Station along the Mississippi River in Alton had jars of intact preserved fish found in the Riverbend, including black and white crappie, bluegill, dogfish, lamprey and spoonbills........

 

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

 

Added Sunday

Mississippi River At Alton, Illinois

Two People Honored For Conservation During Earthtones Festival........

 

Another Mississippi Earthtones festival is in the books.  During the festival, two local leaders were honored for their work in the field of conservation, and were presented the 2018 Confluence Conservation Leadership Awards.

 

Virginia Woulfe-Beile reports that the honorees were Alley Ringhausen, the Executive Director of the Great Rivers Land Trust and freelance photographer and local community volunteer Andrew Dobson........

 

Click here to read this news tidbit from riverbender.com.  With Audio

 

 

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Updated September 12, 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 250.0 - AID TO NAVIGATION
A buoy has been reported submerged in the vicinity of Mile 250.0, RDB. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area

MILE 253.7 - MILE 253.4 - AIDS TO NAVIGATION
Two can buoys have been reported missing between approximate Miles 253.7 and 253.4. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

MILE 254.0 - DREDGE OPERATION
Continuing until further notice, the Dredge POTTER is conducting dredging operations in the vicinity of Mile 254.0. Work will be conducted 24hours a day, 7-days a week. The Dredge POTTER will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16 and requests 30-minutes advance notice to passage, for passing arrangements. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize their wake and proceed with caution, after passing arrangements have been made

 

Illinois River
MILE 36.5 - NAVIGATION OBSTRUCTION
A large tree has been reported obstructing the channel in the vicinity of Mile 36.5, along the can buoy line. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

MILE 42.0 - MUSSEL SURVEY
Continuing until approximately September 28, 2018, TRC Environmental Corporation will conduct a mussel survey in the vicinity of Mile 42.0, LDB and RDB. The contractors floating plant will consist of a 20-foot pontoon boat and will display the international alpha code and recreational dive flags while work is being conducted. Work will be conducted from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., each day. The pontoon dive boat will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16. During non-working hours, dive boat will be removed from the river. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed to minimize their wake and proceed with caution

 

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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Mississippi River Near Davenport, Iowa

MRCTI Holding Annual Meeting In The Quad Cities........

 

Next week, over 30 mayors from towns along the Mississippi River will be in the Quad Cities for three days for the annual meeting of the Mississippi River Cities & Towns Initiative (MRCTI)

 

The group was formed six years ago, and advocates for economic and environmental progress along the Mississippi River.  This year, the MRCTI is co-chaired by Davenport Mayor Frank Klipsch.

 

Klipsch says that the Quad Cities was chosen for this year's annual group meeting, partially for Illinois' bicentennial celebration, but also for the Quad Cities' unique five city collaboration........

 

Click here to read this news article from qctimes.com.

 

 

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Pool 26 of the Mississippi River....

 

09-14-18 Lost

 

 

Lost a one ski near Bolter.

 It has "Hotline" on it. Colors are red, blue and silver.

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Mississippi River At Quincy, Illinois

Classic Boat Show Running Over The Weekend........

 

Over the weekend, the Quincy Boat Club is hosting the Quincy Classic Boat and Outboard Show, which began on Friday and will run through Sunday.

 

According to Todd Young, one of the show's organizers, the Quincy Boat Club has been hosting the classic boat show for 18 years, and they have had up to 75 boats in attendance.  He notes that this year, there will likely be fewer boats, as the Mississippi River is above flood stage.

 

Usually, there would be several boats attending the annual show coming up from Hannibal, but with the Mississippi River running high, and flood gates installed in Hannibal, the river run was called off for this year........

 

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

 

 

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Mississippi River At Quincy, Illinois

Riverboat Made An Unexpected Stop In Quincy........

 

Friday afternoon, the Riverboat America made an unexpected stop in Quincy, Illinois. The vessel was expected to stay docked at Quincy overnight.

 

The America had to dock at Quincy's Clat Adams Park, as they were unable to make berth in Hannibal on account of the level of the Mississippi River was too high near the train bridge........

 

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Mississippi River At Quincy, Illinois

Unexpected Riverboat Docking A Boon For Quincy's Economy........

 

The riverboat America was scheduled to dock in Hannibal on Friday, however, the level of the Mississippi River was too high near the Hannibal Train Bridge for the vessel to pass under.

 

Since docking at Hannibal was an impossibility, the America ended up docking in Clat Adams Park in Quincy, Illinois  Joi Austin with the Great River Economic Development Foundation says that the arrival is an unexpected surprise for the local economy.

 

Austin said that a lot of the town's partners got together to welcome the America's passengers to Quincy.  It is not certain when the riverboat will leave Quincy, by City Engineer Jeffery Conte said that the boat will stay overnight........

 

Click here to read this news article from khqa.com.  With Videos.

 

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

The Mississippi Earthtones Festival Is Today........

 

On Saturday, the Mississippi Earthtones Festival returns to downtown Alton for an afternoon of conservation, art, music, food as well as a recycled fashion show.

 

The show encourages designers and artists to utilize waste by creating garments, which converts it into fashion.  Music is a big part of the festival, and according to festival co-organizer Sarah McGibany, Jake's Leg will take the main stage from 7 to 10 pm.  She notes that the rest of the music performers are incredible as well.

 

The 12th annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival is being held along Broadway, between Alby and George Street........

 

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

Click here to read more from altonmainstreet.org.

 

Dining room/ lounge bar & sports bar that offers live video gaming

 

Facebook                Website                   Map

 

Saturday, September 15, 2018

Rods on the River

Hog Pit BBQ Barn, Grafton, IL........

 


Saturday, September 15 at 10 AM - 4 PM

Hawg Pit Barbecue Barn, Inc
821 W Main St, Grafton, Illinois 62037

Hot Rods, Street Roads & Rat Rods all Wheels welcome to this event.. All day event starting at 10am, Live music with Flat Broke at 1pm and Sonic Tonic starting at 5pm. Come join us for a great event on the river at the Hawg Pit BBQ Barn

 

Reprinted from Facebook.... click here

 

Polestar Boating Center                      UnCharted Service

 

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Little Johns Marine Service...  Click here
 Sat, Jun 2 – Sun, Jun 3, 2018   Kentucky Lake
 Fri, Jun 8 – Sun, Jun 10, 2018   Wheatland, Mo
 Sat, Jul 7 – Sun, Jul 8, 2018   Kentucky Lake
 Sat, Jul 21 – Sun, Jul 22, 2018   Evansville, IL
 Sat, Aug 25 – Sun, Aug 26, 2018   Livermore, Ky
 Fri, Aug 31 – Sun, Sep 2, 2018   Wheatland, Mo

What's Going on This Week

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

 

Sun..Sept 23..Rolens Brothers


Every Friday and Saturday night from 7 to 11 DJ Tommy cranking up the karaoke and the live music at the 3rd Chute Bar and Grill

 

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

 

 

The Alton Marina Deli and Ship’s Store is Open

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

bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL

 

Sept 14 - 16, 2018

Alton Expo Mississippi Mud Volleyball

 

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


 

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina

 

Guilty Pleasure.. Friday night @7pm

Copper Reign.. Saturday afternoon @ 2pm

DJ Bobby B.. Saturday night @7pm

Blasé Station.. Sunday afternoon @2pm

 

Saturday Platinum Rock Legends concert is canceled due to high water

 

Open Thursday thru Sunday

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

Saturday & Sunday. Open at 11:00 AM

 

Duck Club Yacht Club

 

Sat...Sept 15...DCYC Shrimp Boil..3pm

Sat...Sept 15...Funk Grove...7pm

 

Hours as of 9-1-18

Fri Open @5:00     Sat Open @12:00   Sun Open at 12:00

Kitchen closes for food orders at 9pm each night

Illinois River at Naples, IL

Evandy's Boatel

 

Sat.. Sept 15..TN Borderline

Sun..Sept 16..Soul Shaker Rollin On The River


Life is Good on The River!
Bringing Central Illinois great Live music!

 

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

 

Fri..Sept 21..

Ribbon Cutting for new boat sales to marina and opening of new "D" Dock. Ribbon Cutting will take place on  at 3:00 pm on “D” Dock with a light meal at the ARRR Bar following ceremony. RiverBills.com will have the honors of performing the ribbon cutting.

 

Fri, Sat, Sun..Sept 21-23

Boating St. Louis In Water Boat Show
 

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
 

Thur..Oct 20..Witches on the Water Cruise

 

Reservations:
www.graftonharbor.com
Or call 618-786-7678


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.. Sept 15..Great Escape Band..7pm

Sun..Sept 16..Lenny Finch..1pm

 

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 ....    9-14 thru 9-23-2018

Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL

 

Kinders Restaurant Business Hours

thru end of September


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

Thur........... 11am-5pm


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

 

The Loading Dock

Confluence Illinois & Mississippi Rivers Grafton Illinois

 

Fri...Sept 14..Jonathan baker Duo..6pm

Fri...Sept 14.. Riot on the River

Sat..Sept 15..Jorrells..4pm

Sun..Sept 16..Every Day People

 

Click here for the Loading Dock's band schedule

Longshot Saloon

My River Home Marina and Resort

Mississippi River at Portage des Sioux...

 

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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

 

Sun..Sept 16..Rogers & Niehaus

 

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

 

THIS WEEKEND'S SPECIALS AND INFO
CLUB OPENS AT 5pm THURSDAY
* NEW ENGLAND CLAM CHOWDER
* CHILLED SNOW CRAB CLAW COCKTAIL
* SEA SCALLOPS
PAN SEARED OR BLACKENED
* CRACKED BLACK PEPPER RUBBED FILET TOPPED w/A BLUE CHEESE CREAM SAUCE
* FRESH BLUEBERRY LEMON CHEESECAKE
* SNICKERS CANDY BAR CHEESECAKE
LIVE BLUES SATURDAY@ 8pm w/ MATT "THE RATTLESNAKE" LESCH

 

Hours of operation for September
Thur open at 5pm
Fri thru Sun open at 12pm
Kitchen closes at 9pm Thur
Kitchen closes at 10pm on Fri and Sat
Kitchen closes at sunset on Sun

 

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....

 

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
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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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

 

 

Click here for website

 

 

Click here for map

 

 

 

 

Click here for

webpage and 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

 

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

 

 

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

 

Longshot Saloon 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.

Click here for website

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

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 !

 

 

 

     

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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for website

and more information 

 

 

 

6257 Highway V
St. Charles, Mo

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

Click here for
Duck Club Yacht Club website
 

 

 

 

Toll-Free:
866-249-2135

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

 

 
 

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 click here for map and directions

 
 

 

click here for Facebook
click here for map

 


 

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

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

 

 
 

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UMR 222.2
 

 

 

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