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Sam A. Baker State Park Floating

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Sam A. Baker State Park Floating

Canoes, one-person sit-on-top kayaks and six-person rafts are available for rent on the scenic and secluded St. Francis River and Big Creek. Big Creek is best floated in the spring and fall, while the St. Francis can be floated on year-round. Watercraft rental is available April through October.


5580 State Highway 143
Patterson, MO 63956

Additional Information

Travelers With Disabilities Information
ADA Fully Compliant
Smoking Policy
Smoking Allowed Outdoors Only
Activities On-site
Backpacking Trail
Biking / Walking Trails
Canoeing Outfitters
Equestrian Trails
General Interest Info
Gift / Souvenir Shop
Open Seasonally Only
Restaurant On-site
Guest Reservations Needed?
Reservations Recommended
Pet Policy
Service Animals Welcome
Rental Items Available On-site
Canoe Rental
Kayak Rental
Raft Rental
Types Of Payment Accepted