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Timber rafting in Missouri

Timber rafting in Checkoslovcka By Len Stagoski  Here is a bit of trivia, but it’s historically significant trivia. Missouri supplied a very significant number of the railroad ties used in the construction of the...

Local man builds canoe

Dale Ellis, of Neosho, has had a woodworking hobby for over 10 years and in March 2021, decided to take that to the next level.  With a love for canoeing and getting out on...

Paddlers travel to float 22-mile stretch of James River

As part of our 25th anniversary celebrations, the James River Basin Partnership recently hosted the inaugural Paddle MO James trip with Stream Teams United last month.  For three days, 50 attendees, including staff and...

Float trips in central & northeast Missouri

Here are five great opportunities to paddle and float in central and northeast Missouri. Learn more about these, and other public paddling opportunities, at www.mdc.mo.gov/discover-nature/places, download the MO Outdoors App for mobile devices, or...

Give Finley River a try

By Todd Wilkinson Volunteers hard at work during a May cleanup of the Finley River, organized by James River Basin Partnership and the City of Ozark, Mo. I learned to kayak on the Upper...

Tourism to ONSR creates $73,856,000 in economic benefits 

Report shows visitor spending supports 886 jobs in local economy A new National Park Service (NPS) report shows that 1,328,773 visitors to Ozark National Scenic Riverways (ONSR) in 2021 spent $64,433,000 in communities near...

Responsible recreation: Analyzing your impact

By Brent Stock If you’ve spent any amount of time on the water or recreating on our public lands over the last two years, you’ve surely noticed an uptick in the number of folks...

Family fun awaits at Liberty Life Park on the Big Piney

As someone with a deep affection for Missouri’s Big Piney River, it’s no shock to me that Liberty Life Park stands by their motto, “A little piece of heaven right here on earth.”  Paul...