Embrace America's Rivers

River Trip Journals...

Following is a collection of journals from great river trips

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
Kentucky River 2017
Exploring the beautiful Kentucky River
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 customized 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 16 ft boat from Minneapolis, MN to Albany, GA 
Lower Mississippi River
On another trip Dave went from Cairo, IL to Greenville, MS
Tom Haynie's Adventure aboard his pontoon Free Bird


Mississippi River
From La Crosse, WI to New Orleans and beyond.
James Tibbet  and his Tri-Toon Travels

Wabash and White Rivers
His adventure down the Wabash and up the White River in Indiana

If you have interesting journals of a river trip, you are welcome to submit it to iwahay@gmail.com for possible inclusion on this page