Missouri River Floating: Canoeing and Kayak Safety Tips

Family Paddling in a Canoe | Eureka Fire Protection District | Eureka, Missouri

It's hard to beat the fun of floating on the Missouri and Meramec Rivers. Passing the time in a kayak or canoe with family and friends is refreshing. The sparkling water, colors, and outdoor sounds make the trip worthwhile. But, before you embark on your next paddling adventure, we recommend reviewing these river safety tips provided by the American Canoe Association and the Missouri State Highway Water Patrol.