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Missouri River Rendezvous 2016

Friday, October 28 - Sunday, October 30

Klondike Park, Augusta, MO

Join us for the first annual, Missouri River Rendezvous!  Share resources and information showcasing river-related art, education, recreation, research, stewardship and commerce along the Missouri River.  Join us for indoor and outdoor Missouri River presentations and activities plus a Halloween river social Saturday night!  

Campfire Music

More info. and to register»

What is the Missouri River Rendezvous?

The Missouri River Rendezvous is a gathering of Missouri River Action Teams (MoRATs), Community Organizations and people who identify as friends of the river coming together to learn and network with one another in a unique Missouri River community each year. 

What is the purpose?

To initiate a larger community of Missouri River Action Teams (MoRATs) and connect groups that have similar interests.  To provide resources and information.  To showcase river-related art, education, recreation, research, stewardship and commerce. 


What's happening?

  • a series of presentations by Missouri River activists, experts and river lovers.
  • shared resources and networking
  • walking tours and guided hikes
  • demonstrations and activities in the park
  • an outdoor art gallery Saturday afternoon by the lake!
  • campfire songs, smores & social time
  • a Halloween party
  • a 7-mile guided canoe trip Sunday morning
  • and a Big Muddy boatride (of course!)

Check out the Full Itinerary here (we're constantly updating this - if you have trouble opening, please just email us)



$75 Full Registration - includes...

  • Friday Campfire Fun.  Music by Gloria Attoun and Michael Bauermeister.
  • All Saturday meals and activities (morning presentations, afternoon boat ride/hike, Halloween Party)
  • Saturday lunch and catered dinner by Bob and Pat's BBQ
  • Sunday breakfast, mini clean-up & snack

$30 Half Day Saturday Registration - you choose:
attend the morning workshop sessions and lunch OR the evening social and dinner. 

* Kids under 12 will receive a reduced cost of $30 for the weekend.

* A minimal camping fee ($8 per night) OR your choice of nearby lodging is extra.

Additional Opportunities -

  • $30 tour of Augusta and catered dinner Friday
  • $15 guided canoe trip Sunday morning

Click here to register and pay online.  Deadline to Register:  Friday, October 21



Klondike Park

4600 S. Highway 94
Augusta, MO 63332 (Google maps says the address is 4470 Highway 94)


Lodging Options nearby

Select the camping option for a minimal fee when you register for the Missouri River Rendezvous.

Not into camping?  Choose from over a dozen B&B's in the area:


Have Questions or an idea?

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"Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success."  — Henry Ford

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