The Missouri River is a majestic place to be experienced by a motorboat! That is why we are offering the Big Muddy Boat Ride Series out of Cooper's Landing between April and August of 2021. Each month, registered participants will have the opportunity to step aboard our motorboat for a 2-hour interactive experience where we'll introduce you to our treasured natural resource.
Upcoming Trip Dates Include: Friday, August 13th and Saturday, August 14th at 9:00am-11:00am, 11:30am-1:30pm, 2:00pm-4:00pm, 4:30pm-6:30pm.
Big Muddy Boat Ride Series Details
Participants will meet at Cooper's Landing and receive a safety talk and life jacket before loading onto the motorboat. If you want to make a whole weekend out of the experience, you can make camping reservations at Cooper's Landing website or check out their schedule of live music and food trucks on Cooper's Landing Facebook page.
Registration for the Monthly Boat Ride Series opens two weeks before the boat trips. Complete the online registration process here.
Please have your payment information ready if you are donating to Missouri River Relief. The suggested donation is $25 per person. Remember that our boat capacity is a minimum of 4 people and a maximum of 12 people.
During the following dates and times, we will host motorboat trips. Registration for these trips will open up two weeks before each month's boat ride.
Dates & Times: 9:00am-11:00am, 11:30am-1:30pm, 2:00pm-4:00pm, 4:30pm-6:30pm
May 2021 (Veteran & Military Service Members Boat Rides)
June 2021 (LGBTQ+ Boat Rides)
August 2021 (Women's Boat Rides)
Update: September and October have been canceled due to limited resources due to another amazing large-scale program called the 'Big Muddy Clean Sweep" check out a link here and see how you can get involved.
Join our monthly motorboat rides for Veteran & Military Service Members in May, LGBTQ+ in June, and Women in August! These boat rides are an opportunity to getting outside, connect us to ourselves, to each other, and our treasured natural resources.
May is Veteran & Military Service Members boat rides in honor of National Military Appreciation Month
June is LGBTQ+ boat rides to celebrate Pride Month
August is Women's boat rides to honor Women's Equality Day
Covid-19 Program Policies
Covid-19 Group Size
We will send out an email prior to the trip with information on how to come prepared but here is the basic information:
Yes. If you are a homeschool family or a teacher with a pod of students booking a trip, we have an additional pre-post curriculum to incorporate into your experience, just contact our education director at [email protected] to receive a copy.
If you have any questions, please contact Kristen Schulte at [email protected] 573-443-0292.