At Boiling Spring Campground (BSC Outdoors) we offer float trips on the Big Piney and Gasconade Rivers.

We rent canoes, rafts, kayaks, deluxe river tubes, and Jon boats. For all of our float trips we shuttle you up river to the put-in location where you float back to the campground.
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Float Schedule

On Saturday and Major Holiday Weekends our shuttle buses travel to and from our up-river put-in locations on a rotational first come first served schedule departing from our Camp Pavilion at: 9:00 AM, 10:30 AM, and 12:30 PM for our most popular 5 and/or 8 mile float locations. Our float trip schedule for our Sunday through Friday 5 and 8 mile 9:00 AM and 10:30 floats are by appointment only and subject to bus driver availability. Our float schedule and departure times are subject to change based on staffing availability, call for details (573) 759-7294.

Our most popular float trip options on the Big Piney
and Gasconade River include:
  • 5 Mile Float – *Piney Landing at Devil’s Elbow to BSC (Big Piney River into Gasconade River)
  • 8 Mile Float – *Blue Spring to BSC (Big Piney River into Gasconade River)

Other popular float locations:

Note: Some float trip options listed below may not be available on Saturday and major holidays, call for details.

  • 3 Mile Tube Float Trip – Veterans Bridge to BSC (Gasconade River)
  • 5 Mile Float – Field and Stream acres to BSC (Gasconade River) by appointment only
  • 14 Mile Float – Riddle Bridge** Conservation access to BSC (Gasconade River) by appointment only

* Denotes primary put in location. ** Multiple day float trip.

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When making your float trip reservation let us know what type of boat, float trip and requested departure time, subject to bus seat availability. As a courtesy to other floaters, please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your scheduled float trip departure time to get checked-in and to the float trip boarding location (Camp Pavilion), so other guests do not have to wait.

Floating Policies and Procedures:

Here at Boiling Spring Campground we support boy scouts, girl scouts, organizational, family, church and military groups.

Let our staff help you plan your next float trip on the Big Piney or Gasconade River.

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Boiling Spring Campground, LLC

18700 Cliff Road
Dixon, Missouri 65459

Reservation Desk : (573) 759-7294
Managers Cell: (573) 337-0543
Fax: (573) 759-2623

E-Mail: larryh@bscoutdoors.com