Mississippi River Water Trail (MRWT) Great River Water Trail

Managed By

United States Army Corps of Engineers, St. Louis District
in partnership with Mississippi Water Trail Association

Trail Overview

The MRWT Great River Water Trail is deeply rooted in natural scenic beauty, Native American heritage, and cultural history. The trail offers numerous recreational and educational opportunities, camping, and wildlife viewing.

Trail Length:

121 Miles

Trail Location

The MRWT Great River Water Trail extends through the heart of North America, from Saverton, Missouri downstream to St. Louis, Missouri.

Open Dates

Hours of Operation

Trail Mission Statement

The MRWT connects people to America’s rivers and waterways by providing low impact recreational and educational opportunities and promoting environmental stewardship, through partnerships with local communities, organizations, and agencies.

Uses and Activities

Water Trail & Surrounding Surfaces

More Information

Visit the Mississippi River Water Trail (MRWT) Great River Water Trail website.

Best Management Practices

This information was last updated on 11/20/2012 at 11:40 AM