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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
May — September
Route K and County Road 452
Ellington, MO 63638

Additional Information

General Interest Info
Open Seasonally Only
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Travelers With Disabilities Information
Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Smoking Policy
Smoking Unrestricted
Suitable For These Age Groups
All Ages
Activities Within 10 Miles
Canoeing Outfitters
Pet Policy
Pets On Leash Allowed
Rental Items Available On-site
Kayak Rental
Tube Rental
Raft Rental
Canoe Rental
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Recommended
Room Rates
Low Rate (per Day) $14
High Rate (per Day) $20
Campsite Amenities
RV / Bus Parking
Drinking Water
Dump Station
Electric Hookups
Fire Pits
Full Hookups
Picnic Tables
Camping Facilities
RV Sites
Tent Sites