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Quick Details

  • Minimum charge of 4 paid adults.
  • Long trip departures stop at 10 a.m.
  • Short trip departures stop at 3 p.m.
  • We bus you up river to our private launch site and bus you back to Riverbend upon completion of your float.
  • Customers are allowed to bring one dog on rafts or kayaks for a fee of $15.
Weekday Pricing
Short Float Raft Ages 11+ | 2-4 Hours
Long float Raft Ages 11+ | 4-8 Hours
Weekend and Holiday Pricing
Short Float Raft (weekend and holidays) Ages 11+ | 2-4 Hours
Long float Raft (weekend and holidays) Ages 11+ | 4-8 Hours
Children 10 & under: HALF PRICE
Please book raft for number of guests 11+ We will add children under ten at check-in at Riverbend Floats
Dog Fee

Tahlequah River Rafting on the Illinois 

  • Riverbend Floats is located on the scenic Illinois River! Our boats and equipment are fresh and clean.
  • We float the most scenic section of the Illinois River.
  • Our goal is for you and your group or family to have an amazing river experience.
  • Be happy and enjoy the ride!

What to Bring

  • Tennis or water shoes
  • Sunscreen

Late Fees and Additional Information

  • Please note that floats are approximate times.
  • All boats are due at our landing no later than 7 p.m.
  • Any boats arriving between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. Will be charged a $50.00 late fee.
  • Any boat arriving after 8 pm will be charged a $100.00 late fee.
  • Limit one 50 quarts or smaller ice chest per boat.

Please arrive 30 minutes early.