Places to Stay

Black River – Route K Recreation Area

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Black River and Route K Recreation Area are ideal for your next camping and floating weekend. 

This area of Black River is unique because the only people you see are canoeing, kayaking, tubing, rafting and swimming on natural gravel bars provided by nature.

The Black River is known for its crystal-clear water and beautiful limestone bluffs. Canoe rentals are available.


Open Seasonally. Check website for details.
Route K and County Road 452
Ellington, MO 63638

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Unrestricted
Activities Within 10 Miles
Canoeing Outfitters
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Seasonally Only
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Recommended
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
Rental Items Available On-site
Canoe Rental
Kayak Rental
Raft Rental
Tube Rental
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
On-site Amenities
RV / Bus Parking
Convenience Store
Room Rates
Low Rate (per Day) 14.00
High Rate (per Day) 18.00
Camping Facilities
RV Sites
Tent Sites
Campsite Amenities
Drinking Water
Dump Station
Electric Hookups
Fire Pits
Full Hookups
Picnic Tables