FLOAT THE DUCK'S HEAD on the Platte River AUGUST 24


Registration is STILL OPEN for those who can provide their own shuttle transportation. Kayak rentals through KC Kayak are closed. If you are bringing you own boat you are still required to sign up so we have an accurate count of people participating in the event.

Join Platte County Parks for our FLOAT THE DUCK’S HEAD Platte River float on August 24th.  This 7.75 mile float will begin at Sharp’s Station and finish at the boat ramp on the Duck’s Head at Platte Falls Conservation Area outside Platte Ciy, MO. We will begin the float trip at 9 a.m. and be back to The Duck’s Head by 12 p.m. This event is a “bring your own” event as we will not be providing canoes, kayaks, paddles or life preservers.  Although, Kayaks may be rented from KC Kayak and Canoe for a fee.

This FREE event will also offer Free T Shirts to the all those who sign up before August 9. (T shirts sign up have reached the MAX and is therefore closed)

Bus shuttle will pick up at Platte Falls Ducks Head Parking Lot. Drop your boat and equipment at Sharps Station. Shuttle Bus Departs from Duck’s Head parking lot at 8:30 am sharp!

Launch Sharp’s Station: 9AM

Noon: Cook out in the Duck’s Head Parking lot afterwards!! Plan on having lunch with us! WE will have the grill fired up. Sponsored by Jack Laney with Remax Revolution. trailsguyrealestate.com

When you get off the river, please sign in at the Platte County Parks table and pick up your t-shirt if you ordered one.

Duck’s Head: 15665 Knighton Road, Platte City, MO- Platte Falls Conservation Area. Exit 18 off I-29, Turn East on HH Hwy, Turn North on Knighton Avenue in front of Wearhouse and More and Platte County Readi Mix, Keep following gravel road all the way back to the Duck’s Head Parking Lot

Sharp’s Station: 16995 Interurban Road

Questions: Jackie 816-858-3419 or jackie.halloran@co.platte.mo.us

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