The Great River Road - Our Regions

Mississippi River Boat Launches

Grab your supplies and head out on the waters of the mighty Mississippi. Whether you’re heading to a sandbar for a picnic, spending the weekend cruising, or searching the sloughs and backwaters for a new fishing hole, boat launches along the river will get you out on the water.


Albany Marina

Andalusia Harbor

Andalusia Slough Recreation Area

Bear Creek Recreation Area

Ben Butterworth Memorial Parkway

Big River State Forest

Big Slough Recreation Area

Blanchard Island Recreation Area

Blanding Landing Recreation Area

Bob Bangert Park

Cairo Access Boat Ramp

Canton Chute Recreation Area

Cattail Slough Recreation Area

Chaney Creek

Chester Boat Ramp

Cincinnati Landing Access Area

Clat Adams Bicentennial Park

Cockrell Hollow Access

Cordova Public Ramp

Cordova Public Ramp

Dallas City Public

Delabar State Park

Ducky's Lagoon

East Dubuque Public Boat Ramp

East Moline Boat Launch

Ferry Landing Boat Ramp

Fulton Marina

Grafton Public Boat Ramp

Grafton Public Boat Ramp

Grand Tower Boat Ramp

Henderson Creek Public

Illiniwek Forest Preserve

John Hay Recreation Area

Keithsburg Riverside Campground

Kesler Park

Lock and Dam 13

Lock and Dam 21

Loud Thunder Forest Preserve

Marquette Park

Meyer Public

Mickelson's Landing

Midtown Marina

Nauvoo Public Boat Launch

New Boston Public

Oquawka Public

Oquawka Public

Piasa Creek Access

Pleasant Hill Access Ramp

Port Byron Municipal Ramp

Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge - Keithsburg Division

Rip Rap Landing State Fish and Wildlife Management Area

Savanna Marina

Shuler's Shady Grove Park

Spring Lake Campground

Sunset Park

The Alton Marina

Thebes Boat Ramp

Thomson Causeway Recreation Area

Two Rivers Marina

Village of Hamburg Boat Ramp