LOCATED LESS THAN 1 HOUR FROM ST. LOUIS

OPEN WEEKENDS AND HOLIDAYS ONLY

Group floats can be arranged Monday-Friday by appointment

We offer two floats trips at Old Cove Canoe & Kayak. Both upstream and float back to your car. We have plenty of gravel bars and bluffs to enjoy on both float trips. Our stretch of the Meramec is all stream, creek, and spring fed.

LONG FLOAT

  • 9 miles
  • 5–6 hours minimum
  • Start time before 11:00am

SHORT FLOAT

  • 4.5 miles
  • 2–3 hours minimum
  • Various start times

PLANNING YOUR TRIP

Camping

Food + Drink

  • There are no convenient stores close to Old Cove
  • Please bring your own ice, drinks etc.
  • No glass or styrofoam on the river

Payment Methods

  • On Location: Cash or Check with valid I.D. only
  • Debit or Credit: Pay full amount in advance via PayPal
  • To make PayPal payment: Click Here.

TESTIMONIALS

I cannot say enough great things about the outfitter. Even though we were a bit disorganized, they were very organized. Darryl sincerely wants you to have a good time. When we arrived late, he was waiting with a shrug and said ‘your schedule is my schedule.’ Love that type of customer relations.
Alli, Denver

QUALITY FLOATING NEAR ST. LOUIS