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SAT... 25 SEPTEMBER 2021



Over 10.8 Million Boater Visits

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The Picture of the Day..... was posted on Bart's Watersports


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The Picture of the Day..... was sent to us by Claudia Burris


Hi Bill,

It’s been really busy at Hoppie’s with all the loopers! Glad they are back in business and selling much-needed gas and diesel.


See you on the river!

Claudia Burris
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The Picture of the Day.....


At the Yacht Club of St. Louis

Last Night

The steak sandwich was delish



This week’s weather looks amazing
Last Blursday for our Riverfamily. (Boaters in their natural habitat)
Friday on the Deck A.L.I @7 Last show of season
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Spirit of Peoria headed into auxiliary chamber at Melvin Price on Tuesday.
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District 8 MRS                                                 UPDATED September 22, 2021

Mississippi River System



Merchants Railroad Bridge; A 24-hour blockage of the channel for the removal of the old main navigation (Illinois) span has been scheduled for September 14, 2021. A second 24-hour blockage will occur September 17, 2021, to install the new span. These dates are dependent upon weather and river conditions encountered between now and the dates noted.

Continuing until approximately September 24, 2021, the Dredge POTTER will be conducting dredging operations in the vicinity of Mile 184.0, Lower Chain of Rocks Canal Entrance. Work will be conducted 24-hours a day, 7-days a week. The floating plant will consist of the Dredge POTTER, tender boats, small boats, barges and pipeline. While dredging, dredge spoils will be pumped through a pontoon line or self-floating pipeline, which may be crossing the channel and is placed outside of the navigation channel. Mariners should be on the lookout for tender boats, small survey boats and dredge pipeline when transiting the area. Minor traffic delays may be experienced in the area. The Dredge POTTER will monitor VHF-FM Channel 13 or 16. Mariners are urged to transit the area at their slowest safe speed and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made


The USACE Rock Island District, and the Engineer Research and Development Center, are planning to test invasive carp deterrence technology at the Peoria Lock and Dam on the Illinois River, Mile 157.7. Work is planned for November 3 and 4, 2021, from 7:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m., each day. Navigation will be closed during installation and while testing is conducted. These timeframes are subject to change based upon river conditions. Safety testing consists of passing loaded barges over a line of air bubbles to determine the effect it has on the handling and maneuverability of the tow. Multiple runs would be conducted over an approximate 30-day period. Quantitative variables of interest include speed, yaw and lateral movement of the barge resulting from the continuous release of air from the air line. The study would be conducted mainly during daylight hours, when the wicket gates are up (impounding water in the Peoria Pool). The purpose of the test is to evaluate navigation safety when using bubbles to remove small invasive carp (silver and bighead carp) from the rake-box junction of a barge tow. This action involves the temporary installation of an anchored airline, in the downstream lock approach channel (see map, Enclosure 1). The airline will be attached to a series of metal frames to hold it on the bottom using the weight of the frame to hold it in place. It is approximately 210 feet long, perforated with a series of nozzles spaced 8 feet apart that will release air to create a column of bubbles along the length of the line. Air will be fed through a hose from a diesel-powered air compressor located on the Peoria Lock and Dam Project grounds. The hose would be routed from the surface through recesses in the lock approach wall to avoid interference with navigation. The air pressure within the hose will vary with each test parameter. Weights will hold the hose to the bottom between the ladder recess to the bubbler array. The airline and metal frames would be installed and removed using a barge mounted lift crane before and after testing. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.


The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting a Waterways Analysis and Management System (WAMS) study of the Missouri River from the confluence of  the Mississippi River (Missouri River Mile 0.0 to Mile 732.3), in the vicinity of Sioux City, MO. The study focuses on the area’s aids to navigation
system, waterborne commerce, marine casualty information, port/harbor resources, emergency response plans, routine and emergency communication capabilities, and future development projects. Any interested company or individual wishing to provide comments or participate in a user survey should do so by September 28, 2021. The survey is available at: https://forms.gle/Y5Mm2iKWq7AJsvx7A
Questions on the study can be directed to: SUMRWaterways@uscg.mil.

The following reaches are in the low water watch phase in accordance with the Western Rivers WAP Annex:
Jefferson (Mile 100.0 – Mile 200.0) and
Washington (Mile 0.0 – Mile 100.0).
Deep draft tows are advised to depart these areas. Mariners shall transit these areas at their slowest safe speed near fleeting areas to minimize wake impact, due to narrow channel width. Tow operators are advised to place the heaviest barges in the middle of the tow and identify fleeting
areas in the event of a river closure.


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River History....

September 24, 2009 in River History

The Illinois Department of Transportation received a $1.76 million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation for a new push boat and vehicle barge for the Brussels Ferry to replace 12-vehicale car barge that was built in 1979.
The new push boat was named "Liberty Belle"


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Celebrate National Public Lands Day At The Arch........

On Saturday, September 25, the National Park Service and the Gateway Arch Park Foundation will be celebrating National Public Lands Day with a full range of events on the Arch Grounds.

Pam Sanfillipo, Program manager of Museum Services at the Gateway Arch National Park says that they are inviting the public to the Arch Grounds to celebrate National Public Lands Day with free event programming.

The events schedule will include:

○ Mississippi River Clean-up from 9 am to noon
○ Just Breathe STL Yoga Under the Arch from 9:30 to 10:30 am
○ The Great MonArch Migration Event from 10 am to 2 pm
○ B.A.R.K. Ranger Activity Table from 1 pm to 7 pm
○ B.A.R.K. Ranger Movie Night Under The Arch Featuring The Secret Life of Pets 2 at 7 pm.

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Mississippi River At St. Louis, Missouri

Truss Installed On Merchants Bridge From Barges........


On September 17th, a milestone was reached on the $222 million project to replace the Merchants Bridge spanning the Mississippi River at St. Louis, Missouri, when crew hoisted the first of three trusses into place from river barges.


The Merchants Bridge dates back to 1890 and carries six Class I railroads and Amtrak across the Mississippi River and is one of the nation's primary east-west rail corridors.  The span's replacement is one of the St. Louis Metro region's top infrastructure priorities.


The span, owned by the Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis, required rebuilding because of speed, clearance and load restrictions. The project involves the removal and replacement of the three river span trusses, seismically retrofitting the existing river piers and making improvements to the east approach........


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Green Boating News

Ingenity Electric Believes Rapid Charging Station Installations Will Speed Adoption Of Electric Boats........


The adoption of electric boats and their required rapid charging stations presents a double-edged sword of sorts, as consumers would likely purchase e-boats if they have a place to charge them, however, marinas won't install charging stations until enough e-boats are on the water to use them.


Ingenity Electric, a project of Correct Craft's Watershed Innovation division is working to solve the problem by creating a baseline standard for fast charging technology that may be used with boats from a variety of manufacturers.


In Mid-May, Ingenity Electric assisted in the installation of the first electric boat charging station on Lake Tahoe, California.  The station utilized Combined Charging System technology, which Ingenity is betting will become the industry standard foe e-boat manufacturers and marina charging stations........


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River Des Peres At St. Louis, Missouri

ATV Thief Runs From Police, Gets Stuck In River Des Peres........


On Thursday, an all terrain vehicle thief found himself stuck in the River Des Peres after running from Police, who had responded to a report of a man riding a stolen ATV.


Following a brief chase, the man abandoned the ATV and started running on foot.  He ended up stuck in the River Des Peres, prompting officers to call in the St. Louis Fire Department for a water rescue.  The man was taken into custody at that time........


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Boating Safety

ABYC Opening Registration For 2022 Standards Week........


The nonprofit organization, the American Boat & Yacht Council recently opened registration for Standards week, which will be held January 10 - 14, 2022 at the Francis Marion Hotel in Charleston, South Carolina.


The American Boat & Yacht Council develops the safety standards utilized in the design, construction, maintenance and repair of boats.  Standards Week attendees will learn what standards are being revised or newly considered for development.


According to Brian Goodwin, Technical Director for ABYC, the boating industry needs to be involved in these discussions as standards are added or changed ........


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Saturday, September 25, 2021

Call For Volunteers

15th Annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival River Clean-up

News Release


ALTON, IL -- The Sierra Club Illinois’ Three Rivers Project and the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC) are calling for volunteers to support the 15th annual Mississippi Earthtones Festival River Clean-up. The river clean-up, which will be held from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on Saturday, September 25, is part of the Three Rivers Project and the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center’s ongoing conservation work. Volunteers and staff will work together to rid the islands and shorelines of the beautiful Mississippi River of trash and debris. Interested community members should sign up to volunteer at the clean-up by September 23.

“To date, the Mississippi Earthtones Festival River Clean up has netted over 36 tons of trash and has recycled 8 tons of recyclable materials”, said Christine Favilla, Three Rivers Project Co-Coordinator. “As we look forward to another successful year of conservation work, we ask that each volunteer determine their comfort level when participating in in-person activities with the public at this time. Masks will be mandatory during the boat ride and during check-in, and we will maintain social distancing as much as possible. Volunteers’ safety is paramount and we appreciate the community’s cooperation.”

This important conservation work is made possible by our partners, including the Beasley Fish Brothers, the Audubon Center at Riverlands, National Public Lands Day, the Army Corps of Engineers, and the National Great Rivers Research and Education Center.

“The National Great Rivers Research and Education Center (NGRREC) is proud to partner with Sierra Club Illinois to contribute to educating the public about the health of our great rivers,” says Sarah Fisher, Director of Environmental Education at NGRREC. “The river clean-up scheduled in honor of National Public Lands Day is a wonderful opportunity for our community to come together and give back to the rivers that sustain us. Through community volunteerism and education, we can help facilitate meaningful impacts on our public lands and waterways.”

Volunteers will receive a free boat ride, lunch, and t-shirt! Interested community members can learn more about the river clean-up and register to participate at sc.org/MEF_RiverCleanUp21.



What's Going On This Week

3rd Chute Bar & Grill


211 W. Main St. Grafton, IL

A restaurant on the Illinois River

Food, Beer, Music, And good times


3rd Chute Upcoming Events.. click here

Alton Marina

Mississippi River at Alton, IL




The finest Marina on the upper Mississippi River, located at MM 202, just north of the Melvin Price Lock and Dam you will find exceptional hospitality with the added convenience of being within walking distance of Argosy Casino, various services, restaurants, shopping and many attractions of historic downtown Alton, Illinois. Our dedicated office and dockside concierge staff will be waiting to make your stay a relaxing and memorable experience.
Amenities Include:
  Floating Docks & Structures Free Wireless Internet
  Private Luxury Bathrooms Swimming Pool & Hot Tubs
  Sanitary Pump Out Handled By Staff Sun Deck With Lounge Chairs
  Full Service Fueling Gas & Diesel Convenience Store & Deli
  Controlled Parking Lot Laundromat
  Night Security Watch Convenient Highway Access
  Satellite TV Connection Available Electric & Water Included In Rates
  Floating Jet Ski Docks Secured Trailer Storage Area

bluff city grill

424 Broadway, Alton, IL


Try our Stinger Sandwich as a wrap... click here


Open Tuesday - Sunday

Closed Mondays


Sports Bar, Lounge Bar, Dining Room and Outside Patio Available.


Just a short distance from the Alton Marina



Upcoming Events.. click here

The Boathouse

Northshore Marina


This week’s weather looks amazing
Last Blursday for our Riverfamily. (Boaters in their natural habitat)

Friday on the Deck A.L.I @7 Last show of season
Saturday Copper Reign@ 1
Sweetmeat @7
Sunday Pat Liston @2

Foodies :Steak Sandwich
Chicken Alfredo Penne
Pork steak lunch/dinner.
Fleeting warm nights get some Tiki Time while you can
See you

Save the date October 16 Halloween Party with Foreplay Band. Costume contest and surprises
Closing party on Sunday October 24 with ‘The ticket to the Beatles show’ (no tickets needed)
Season end October 25.


The Boathouse offers a variety of food and beverages, great entertainment and amazing scenery with an outstanding view of the Mississippi from our deck!


Boathouse Restaurant... 636-250-3300

Boathouse Office...........636-250-3800

Website.... N/A
Email...... Boathouseontheriver@gmail.com

Upcoming Events.. click here



Calhoun Ferry Company


Golden Eagle Ferry
Car and Passenger ferry crossing from St. Charles Mo. to Golden Eagle Il. in scenic Calhoun County

Phone: (618) 535-5759

Cedar Hill Resort

Mississippi River

1 mile below Winfield Dam


Closed and For Sale

Contact Jay at 618 772 5766


Con Trios Yacht Club


Sat, Sept 25. 2021

Past Commodores Party

Duck Club...click here


Social Yacht Club centered around the Alton Pool (Pool 26) of the Mississippi River, website is  www.contriosyachtclub.org.   Founding Date....1966

Duck Club Yacht Club


The Duck Club is the Premier Private Yacht Club serving the Upper Mississippi River, Alton pool boating community. The Club is located at the South end of Dardenne Slough with direct channel access at mm 222

FastJax BBQ

3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo


Local Mom/Pop BBQ & Grocery Store catering to the Boating Community & local farming families.
Serving Hot Food & Daily Specials.


Order food & dine in our Cafe area or take home


3317 N Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo    (636) 699-5716

Froge's Bar and Grill

Portage des Sioux, MO


Sat, Sep 25...Car Show.....click here

Sun, Oct 3...Rat Run 2021.. click here

Sat, Oct 30...Halloween Party. click here




1530 Highway J, Portage Des Sioux, Missouri 63373, (636) 899-1139

Grafton, IL

Confluence of Mississippi  & Illinois Rivers



Check out Grafton's Event and Music

Calendar for Sep 22 - Sep 29 ... click here


Check out the Grafton Riverbeat

September Events, News and Things To Do... click here



Click here and check out "Welcome to Grafton" website

Grafton Ferry


Reposted from riverandroutes.com.. click here


Grafton Harbor

Confluence of Mississippi & Illinois Rivers


Sunday Brunch Cruise... click here


New Slip Holder Special...click here


A 5 Anchor Marina with all the amenities you could ask for. (Laundry, Pool, Shower Suites, Wi-Fi, & Satellite TV), and plenty of fun all within walking distance.
Our Own Winery
Boat Rentals Daily Everyday
River Boat Cruises Every Saturday & Sunday

John's Boat Harbor

Mississippi River at UMR 231.8


Full service marina
2407 Highway C St. Charles, MO 63301
(636) 946-2073

Kinder's Restaurant

Mississippi River at Golden Eagle, IL



Unfortunately everything that we ordered has been pushed back. We are waiting to get materials. Still plan on being open by summer of next year!



We have ordered our steel (for the) building and they are in the process of making it. They said it usually takes about 3 months to have it built and delivered. Let’s pray everything goes smoothly and there are no setbacks

Kinder's Restaurant





Hi Bill!
We have the foundation built!!! Unfortunately, since lumber prices are so high right now we are putting a hold on the build. Hoping all of this ends soon so we can get back to it.


Kinder's Restaurant




Foundation work started

"The plan is to keep it in the same location, maybe a little closer to the river and up about 7 ft higher. The building will be just a little smaller with a bigger deck."



Kinder's Restaurant


Photo Gallery of tear down & rebuild.. click here

Lake Center Marina

MM224.4 UMR


24/7 Guest & Member

Fuel Docks & Pump Out

Dock or rack your boat on the beautiful Mississippi river. Our Marina is a community of boaters providing fun for the entire family. Volvo Penta & Mercruiser certified repair facility

Gated Entry and Video Security

Marina, Boat Service, Fuel

Lewis Boats

Marine Sales and Service


Your local boat and powersports dealership for parts, sales, and service.

4030 N Service Rd Saint Peters, MO 63376

(636) 949-9926

Liberty Harbor

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo



Contact Jerry



E-mail Liberty Harbor.. libertyinstl@yahoo.com


Longshot Saloon at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo


Closed for remodeling


Longshot Tiki Bar at Longshot Marina

Mississippi River at

Portage des Sioux, Mo


(9-24-21 - 9-26-21)

We’ll see you this weekend!
Live Music is only SUNDAY this weekend!
Friday: Open 2pm. No band.
Saturday: Open 11am. Close 3pm for private event.
Sunday: Open 11am. Live music with Rogers & Nienhaus 3-7pm!


Oct 1, 2, 3

Rat Run Weekend.. click here



2021 Band & Event Schedule ... click here


Polestar Boating Center

Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough 221.5



Full Service Marina on the Mississippi River UMR MM 221.5 RDB in the west back channel of the Dardenne Slough


Gas Dock is Open

Port Charles Harbor

Pool 26 of the Mississippi River

Dardenne Slough at 221.5



New 70 ton Travel Lift being installed


Port Charles Harbor, A Full Service Marina Located On The Beautiful Mississippi River! 60 Ton Marine Travel Lift. 636.250.BOAT www.portcharlesharbor.com

Riviera Too

Food, Beer, Wine


Dos Primos Tequila Tasting
September 25th


Sat..Sept 25..10am - 3pm

Classic Saturday Car Show... click here


 Sept 2021 events... click here


Best ICE in town!   Cold Beer   Great Wine Selection!
Yummy Pizza and Subs! ....Tell your friends!

Store Hours: Sun..10-9, M-Th..10-10, Fri Sat..10-11
Order On-line...Click here for website and menus


3025 N MO-94, St. Charles, Missouri 63301

St. Charles Boat & Motor

The Complete Marine



With over 45 Years in the same location, St Charles Boat & Motor is one of the most experienced Marine Dealers in the St Louis Metro Area. We offer Top Quality Boats and Watercraft, A Full Service Repair Center and Parts Dept. www.stcharlesboat.com


3080 N. Hwy 94, St. Charles, Mo 63301   636 947-0106

  Two Rivers Marina

  Mississippi River at Louisiana, Mo


New slip residents
We offer a 5% discount for new customers.

Amenities include:
- Campground, beautiful shower house, pool
- On sight mechanic/service/parts (mercury certified)
- ALL docks have new encapsulated flotation, All are covered.
- Concierge service to the docks from our Ship's Store
- Boat washing services offered
- On Sight Restaurant
- Gated facility
- Public and private boat launch ramps
- Active Two Rivers Boat Club
- On sight owners


Check us out at www.tworiversmarina.com

Check out Fatboys Restaurant Facebook page.... click here

Woodland Marina

UMR 222.8 ...Pool 26 of the Mississippi River


April 8, 2021

Summer Plans ........

Carl Bumba of Woodland Marina told RiverBills yesterday evening that the marina has plans in the works to have a restaurant on the property, along with new courtesy docks and an in-ground pool by mid-summer 2021.

Yacht Club of St. Louis

Mississippi River

At UMR 225 On Dardenne Slough


Club Hours of Operation
  Friday - Sunday
  Open @ 12pm
  Friday open @ 5
  Saturday and Sunday open at 12pm
  Saturdays and Sunday open at 12pm
We will be available for private parties, meetings and social events.
Please contact Mark for more info


A full service marina located on the Mississippi River in St. Charles Missouri. Slips available from 24' to 60' , full service restaurant, Yacht Club Marine Service and Stateamind Water sports have locations on the property to help in any way


More Things Going On This Week

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River Ferries


Illinois River

Brussels Ferry............618 - 786-3636


Mississippi River

Golden Eagle Ferry ....618-  535-5759

Winfield Ferry.............618-  535-5759

Grafton Ferry............ 1-800-258-6645 



Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....


Click here for last weekend's edition of RiverBills


River Ferries


Illinois River

Brussels Ferry............618 - 786-3636


Mississippi River

Golden Eagle Ferry ....618-  535-5759

Winfield Ferry.............618-  535-5759

Grafton Ferry............ 1-800-258-6645 



Last Weekend's Edition of RiverBills....


Click here for last weekend's edition of RiverBills



Who's Open.. Who's Closed

Who's Open... Who's Closed........

3rd Chute Bar & Grill ......................... Open
Alton Marina Deli Open
Arrrr Bar at Grafton Harbor.................. Open
Bluff City Grill ........................................ Open
Boathouse Food & Deck..................... Open
Cedar Hill Resort................................ Closed & For Sale
Duck Club Yacht Club........................ Open
Froges Bar & Grill.............................. Open
Grafton Harbor Winery & Gift Shop...... Open
Grafton Oyster Bar............................. Open
Kinder's Restaurant.......................... Being rebuilt in same location
Longshot Saloon................................ Closed for remodeling
Longshot Tiki Bar............................ Open
Yacht Club of St. Louis Restaurant.........


 Your Eye on the River


The Boathouse Food and Deck WebCam

Live Image

Mississippi River on Dardenne Slough UMR 222.2

The Webcam uploads a new picture every 6 minutes..

Hit refresh to update to the latest picture

Go to www.RiverWebCams.com for the last 10 pictures from the above camera!


Lock & Dam 19 Livestrean

Mississippi River at Keokuk, Iowa


 Click here an check it out



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Call 636.723.0005 when your headed to the river and they will have your food ready when you arrive at the store !


Check out the New patio




UMR 222.2
Marine Gas,
Diesel Fuel, Ice

Docks, Rack Storage
 40 Ton Travel Lift
Repairs all makes

& models

Map.. click here
Website.. click here

Facebook.. click here





Click here for website




Let's Plan a

River Get-Away


Fun, friendly atmosphere

Five Anchor Marina

Beautiful area of the

Mississippi River

New Restaurant On Site

Explore the historic

town of Louisiana, MO


 Website.. click here

Facebook.. click here

Map.. click here




Alton Marina is the cover photo for the
2020 edition of Quimby's Cruising Guide



Click here for website





Click here for virtual tour


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“Most insurance companies require a Condition and Value Survey on boats over 20 years old. Call me before you make the final decision to buy”


Phone: 636-578-4801








Website   Facebook





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for website





Class schedule.. click here
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Docks-Dry Storage-Ramp-Repairs-Gas 24/7 Transients welcome

We have Pump Out

Ramp Passes & Storage

Click here for Map
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Golden Eagle Ferry

Mon - Thur.. 5AM- 9PM
Fri & Sat.... 5AM- 2AM
Sun........... 8AM- 9PM

On Board Phone
618- 535-5759

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Winfield Ferry


211 W. Main St.  Grafton, IL



click here for Events

click here for Facebook

click here for Map



Let us take care

of the food so

you can enjoy

the party ! 


We are ready to

help plan your

next event!



Artistic Affairs Catering
1336 Caulks Hill Rd.
St. Charles, MO 63304
636.922.3003 (FOOD)


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Longshot Marina Website

 Longshot Saloon Facebook

Longshot Tiki Bar Facebook





Facebook     Map  





314-239-4243 cell

636-688-7773 fax



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Phone 314-517-6079



SCHNEIDER Real Estate, Inc
1551 Wall Street, Suite 140
St. Charles, Mo 63303



Click here to View My Listings




Featured at the Duck Club Haacke On The Water is now open
Tony Haacke

Executive Chef



Limited number of Social Memberships
Applications available

click here


6257 Hwy V, St. Charles, Mo

Club 636-250-4333
Marina 636-250-4321

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Duck Club Yacht Club websit




Facebook      Map




2020 Slip Rates

Click here


Contact Jerry



E-mail Liberty Harbor.. libertyinstl@yahoo.com



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UMR 222.2




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