Our Float Schedule:


Six Mile Floats Leave Our Driveway at...

  9 AM, 10:15 AM*, 11:30 AM & 12:30 PM


Ten Mile Floats Leave Our Driveway at...

  8 AM & 10:30 AM


* Available Saturday Only


Our floating rates include life vests, paddles, trash bags and portage between Gasconade Hills put-in or take-out spot.

For safety reasons, children under 2 years old will not be allowed to float.

Missouri State Laws…

No glass, beer bongs, kegs, gelatin shots or styrofoam coolers on Missouri State Rivers.

Children under the age of seven must wear a life jacket at all times while on board a watercraft.  GHR stocks a limited selection of youth life jackets that can accommodate children from 30-50 lbs and 50-90 lbs.  You may use your own coast guard approved life jacket if you wish.

The Gasconade River is patrolled by Missouri State Water Patrol!


WARNING:  UNDER MISSOURI LAW, AN OUTFITTER IS NOT LIABLE FOR AN INJURY TO OR THE DEATH OF A PARTICIPANT IN PADDLESPORT ACTIVITIES RESULTING FROM THE INHERENT RISKS OF PADDLESPORT ACTIVITIES PURSUANT TO THE REVISED STATUTES OF MISSOURI.  537.327 R.S.MO.

General Floating Information

For a leisurely float trip in canoes plan on traveling about two miles per hour.  You will likely want to factor in time for swimming, picnicking, fishing etc.  Rafts move at a rate of about one mile per hour.  We offer a variety of float trips for your enjoyment.

Day Trips

Black Ford to Gasconade Hills..................... 10 Miles

Barlow Ford to Gasconade Hills................... 6 Miles

*Gasconade Hills to Hwy 66 Bridge.............. 4 Miles 

Overnight Trip

Adams Ford to Gasconade Hills.................... 20 Miles

Our most popular floats involve a drop off at the beginning of the day with the float ending back at Gasconade Hills.  The “ * ” trips involve leaving from our gravel bar and arranging pick-up when you arrive at your destination.  Rental includes one-way transportation – either pick-up or drop-off.  A copy of our waiver can be viewed/downloaded HERE

Shuttling of Privately Owned Boats

Canoe or Kayak........................ $30
  Applies to anyone staying on-site
  or renting other boats from GHR

Canoe or Kayak........................ $35
  Transport Only

Kayaks – Single Seat

 4 to 6 Mile Float....................... $30            

10 Mile Float............................ $34

Rafts & Tubes - 4 or 6 Mile Floats Only

 4 Man Raft............................... $88

6 Man Raft............................... $132

8 Man Raft............................... $176

 Tubes....................................... $12

Tube Shuttle............................ $20
  (Per Group – Up to four)


  No Pets or Fishing on Rafts or Tubes


Canoes
      
4 or 6 Mile Float....................... $45

10 Mile Float............................ $50

 Cargo Canoes

4 or 6 Mile Float....................... $55

10 Mile Float............................ $60


The above rates are based on two people per boat.

Additional People...................... $7 Each
Pets............................................. $5 Each

Floating Information