Embrace America's Rivers

River Trip Journals...

Following is a collection of journals from various river trips. 
Check back often as more trips will be added

A collection of trips by Riverlorian, Jerry Hay
The "Wabash 500" is an adventure on the entire length of the river by three men
From Celina, TN to Lake Barkley
From Kentucky Lake all the way to the beginning near Knoxville, TN
A round trip down the Ohio River and up the Green River as far as possible
Nine Days on a Towboat
A towboat ride from Louisville to Pittsburgh and back

Great trips by Ray Macke in his home-made boat
Excellent journal of a little boat on a big river
Many challenges face boaters on this river..read about them here
From Lake Michigan to the Mississippi River
From the Tennessee River to Florida
Kentucky River
Four days of beauty on the lower Kentucky River

Waterworks, a journey to the sea (in a pontoon boat)
Part 1 of an educational trip starting in New York State
Part 2 from Pittsburgh to the end of the Ohio River
Part 3 from the confluence of the Ohio River to the sea


The Journey of the Kravin
Upper Mississippi River
The trip began south of St. Louis and took them to Minneapolis and back








Kayaking Adventures of Adam Brooks                         

Mississippi River
Adam paddled from Lake Itasca to New Orleans alone
Missouri River
Another solo paddling trip from the headwaters to the Mississippi River





Dave Krantz's long journey in a duck boat

Multiple rivers
Dave took a 16ft boat from Minneapolis to Albany, GA (pdf document)
Lower Mississippi River
On another trip Dave went from Cairo, IL to Greenville, MS (pdf document)









Tom Haynie's Adventure aboard his pontoon Free Bird
Mississippi River
From La Crosse, WI to New Orleans and beyond. (pdf document)








James Tibbet  and his Tri-Toon Travels
Wabash and White Rivers

His adventure down the Wabash and up the White River in Indiana (pdf document)