The Lower Mississippi River Water Trail

SECTION MILE ACCESS CITY
Middle Mississippi & Bluegrass Hills / Bootheel 195-0, 954-850 ST. LOUIS TO CARUTHERSVILLE
Chickasaw Bluffs 850 - 737 CARUTHERSVILLE TO MEMPHIS
Upper Delta 737 - 663 MEMPHIS TO HELENA
Introduction
Memphis to Tunica
736 LBD Memphis, Tennessee, Mud Island Harbor
Buoys and Docks
Floating Underneath a Bridge
734.7 Lower Bridges/Engineer's Bar
734.7 The Frisco Bridge
734.7 The Harahan Bridge
734.7 The Ghost Bunker
734.7 The Old Bridge (Memphis & Arkansas Bridge)
733 President's Island
Fleeted Barges
732 LBD Hole in the Wall #2
727.3 TVA Transmission Lines
727.3 RBD The Wreck of the Raft
Tennessee Valley Authority
725.5 LBD Entrance to McKellar Lake
7 Miles Up harbor Riverside Park Marina On McKellar Lake
724 T.E. Maxon Wastewater Treatement Facility
Paddler's Routes Below Memphis
727 - 712 Dismal Point/Ensley Bar/Cow Island Bend Area
726 - 717 Armstrong/Dismal Point/Ensley Bar
720 Josie Harry Bar
718 - 713 Cow Island Bend
Goodbye Tennessee, Hullo Mississippi
The Yazoo-Mississippi Delta and the Blues
711 - 705 Cat Island No.50
710.8 LBD Starr Landing
712 - 695 Paddler's Routes Around Cat Island and the Casinos
Pickett Dikes Back Channel
639.8 RBD Tunica Riverpark Museum Boat Ramp
Tunica Riverpark Museum
Basket Bar Dikes/Porter lake Dikes
693.8 RBD Lost Lake Pass
703 Buck Island (No. 53)
701 Gold Strike Casino
700 Fitzgerald's Casino
Tunica to Helena
700 Basket Bar
Paddler's Routes Through Commerce and Mhoon Bends
695 - 690 Commerce Bend
692.5 RBD Peter's Boat Ramp
690 Rabbit Island
Switching to thhe Helena Gage
Dikes and Water Levels
687.5 Mhoon Landing
689 - 685 Mhoon Bar
690 - 683 Mhoon Bend
682 - 679 Whiskey Chute/Walnut Bend
680 Whitehall Crevasse
Paddler's Routes Below Walnut Bend
Stumpy Island, Shoo Fly Bar and Tunica Lake
Main Channel
677.4 LBD Tunica Runout
Behind Shoo Fly Bar
Stumpy Island
Walnut Bend Boat Ramp
Tunica Lake Boat Ramp
679 RBD Walnut Bend Boat Ramp
679 - 677 Hardin Cut-Off
677.4 LBD Pass Into Tunica Lake
677 - 676 Shoo Fly Bar
677 - 674 Stumpy Island
674.5 Harbert Point
672 RBD Mouth of the St. Francis River
Primitive Landing at the Mouth of the St. Francis Rive - Conditions
RBD 3 Miles up St. Francis River Three Mile Ramp
Daytrip: St. Francis to Helena
St. Francis to Helena: Paddler's Descriptions
For Intermedite Paddlers: Right Bank Route
For Expert Paddlers: Left Bank Route
St. Francis River
671 - 673 LBD St. Francis Bar
669 LBD Flower Lake Dikes
668 RBD (A View of) Crowley's Ridge D
668-663 RBD Buck Island (Prairie Point Towhead)
668-663 RBD Buck Island (Prairie Point Towhead)
665.5 LBD Trotter's Pass
663 RBD Helena Harbor
Helena Boat Ramps
663 RBD Helena-West Helena
Quapaw Canoe Company - Helena Outpost
Helena's "Low Road" Into St. Francis National Forest
King Biscuit Blues Festival (2nd Week of October)
Helena to Friars
661.6 Helena Bridge (Hernando De Soto Bridge - US HWY 49)
663 RBD Leaving Helena Harbor
Fleeted Barges
Small Towns in Harbors
Buoys and Other Stationary Objects
Highlights of Civilization
Pollution Within the Helena Industrial Reach
661.6 Helena Bridge (Hernando De Soto Bridge - US HWY 49)
657 LBD
How to Get Into the Old Entrance of the Yazoo Pass
LBD: Alternate Route to Vicksburg: Yazoo Pass
Yazoo Pass Milage
Rivers & Robert Johnson
656 LBD East Montezuma Bar
657 - 654 RBD Montezuma Towhead
654.7 LBD Montezuma Landing
Shuttle Route Montezuma to Clarksdale
652 LBD Friars Point
652.2 LBD Friars Point Landing (Unimproved)
What's to Come Further Downstream
Appendix
Middle Delta 663 - 537 HELENA TO GREENVILLE
Lower Delta 537 - 437 GREENVILLE TO VICKSBURG
Loess Bluffs 437 - 225 VICKSBURG TO BATON ROUGE
Atchafalaya River 159 - 0 SIMMESPORT TO MORGAN CITY
Louisiana Delta 229 - 10 BATON ROUGE TO VENICE
Birdsfoot Delta 10 - 0 VENICE TO GULF OF MEXICO