Call 1-573-468-6519 or 1-888-MERAMEC (637-2632)


Float the Meramec River

Float the Meramec river at

Meramec State Park


Five Mile Floats

(2-4 hours) Canoes and Rafts

(From Sappington Bridge back to Meramec State Park)


Available - Canoes, Kayaks, 6 Person Rafts and 8 Person Rafts


Please Note:

There is a (3) three person MAXIMUM in each canoe.

You MUST be signed up 30 minutes before each float time.

No personal canoes shuttled on Saturday during the summer season.


If in the event of float cancellation due to weather conditions, no refund will be given to the party who reserved the float trip, nor will a refund be given if the party themselves decide that the weather conditions are not suitable for floating. However, if weather and / or unfavorable water conditions are severe enough that the concessionaire pulls the float a rain check good for up to (1) one year from the cancelled float date will be given to all parties involved in the float that day.


Summer Floats


Sunday through Friday floats available

Reservations also suggested for Sunday in the summer.

Memorial Day weekend through October 31st


Saturday Floats

Saturday floats are every 30 minutes from 9 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

(Reservations Recommended)


Spring and Fall Floats


Friday - Sunday



Click icon below to visit the official Meramec State Park site maintained by the Missouri Department