11 Lazy Rivers In Missouri That Are Perfect For Tubing On A Summer’s Day

Did you know that some of the best rivers to float in Missouri come from the caves? Missouri is known as the “cave state” and luckily there is a crucial element abundant in Missouri that is essential in the formation of caves — water! Missouri has 30 waterways that are recommended for floating and canoeing by the Missouri Canoe & Floaters Association. While the mighty Mississippi and Missouri rivers are not the safest or cleanest bodies of water to relax in, these 11 rivers are perfect for tubing this summer. Without further ado, we present to you the best float trip rivers in Missouri.

*Be sure to call ahead to any outfitters you’re looking to rent from or stay with as flooding may sometimes affect the operations of river businesses.

What do you consider to be the best rivers to float in Missouri? Let us know about your beloved destinations or about your experiences on any of the aforementioned destinations in the comments below.

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