Riverbend Floats is the newest outfitter on the scenic Illinois River.  Our boats and equipment are fresh and clean.  We float the most scenic section of the Illinois River.  Our section of the river is typically uncrowded and peaceful even on the weekends and is very family friendly.  Our goal is for you and your group or family to have an amazing river experience.  Be happy and enjoy the the ride!

All mileage and duration are estimates and can vary depending on water level.

 

RAFTS

Short Trip - $23 person (2-4 Hours)

Long Trip - $28 person  (4-8 Hours) 

*Minimum charge = 4 person per raft.


KAYAK

Short Trip - $23 person (2-4 Hours)

Long Trip - $28 person  (3-6 Hours) 

Around the Mountain - $35 person  (5-8 Hours) This trip has 10am cut off!

Kayaks do have space for a small cooler.  Please bring your own strap to secure the cooler!

 

TANDEM KAYAK

Short Trip - $23 person (2-4 Hours)

Long Trip - $28 person  (3-6 Hours)

Around the Mountain - $35 person  (5-8 Hours) This trip has 10am cut off!

*Single person in tandem kayak pays two person price
 

Kayaks do have space for a small cooler.  Please bring your own strap to secure the cooler!

 

CANOE

Short Trip - $23 person (2-4 Hours)

Long Trip - $28 person  (3-6 Hours)

Around the Mountain - $35 person  (5-8 Hours) This trip has 10am cut off!

*Single person in canoe pays two person price

Extra person in canoe $20


TUBE
 Short Trip - $20 person  (2-5 Hours)

 

GROUP RATES

Group rates for 20 or more persons.  Group leader must manage the sign up of all group members and requires a single payment for services.

WEEK DAY SPECIAL

 Tube float $18/person.  Not available online.  Call 918-708-6800 to reserve this deal!
*This offer valid until June 9th, 2017

 

LATE FEES and ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

If river levels are low and/or if south winds are predicted to be in excess of 15 mph , the Around the Mountain float may not be offered. Please note that float duration are approximate times.  All boats are due at our landing no later than 7 pm.  Any boats arriving between 7pm and 8pm will be charged a $50.00 late fee.  Any boat arriving after 8pm will be charged a $100.00 late fee.  

Limit one 50 quart or smaller ice chest per boat.

Car keys are required for deposit on all boats. 

 

IMPORTANT SAFETY ANNOUNCEMENT

For safety reasons, tying boats together is against GRDA rules.  Violators will receive a fine of $200.00+.  GRDA does not issue warnings and is known to strictly enforce this rule.  Violators will be fined. 

Do not tie boats together.

Riverbend Floats does not allow any inflatable or other private flotation device, other than life vests, on our bus.

Please wear your life jacket and enjoy the trip! 
       

 

CLICK HERE FOR ILLINOIS RIVER FLOATCAM
 

CLICK HERE FOR RIVER LEVEL (Tahlequah Gauge)

 

Riverbend Floats policy on floating as it pertains to river levels at the Tahlequah guage (see link above):

6'.................................Children 10 and under shall float in rafts only

6' 6"............................All persons shall float in rafts only

7' 6"............................All floating ceases

Muddy water.............All floating ceases

We strictly adhere to the policy stated above for your safety.  

PLEASE WEAR YOUR LIFE JACKET!