at Washington State Park

Watercraft rentals are available. You can rent canoes, rafts, kayaks and tubes. Rentals include personal flotation devices (PFD), paddles and transportation. Children 12 and under are free for canoe and raft rentals but do count as occupants. You must be 18 years of age to rent watercrafts.


Short Float 

Hwy. 21 Bridge to Washington State Park - 3 miles
Departs from the beach area at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. (if watercraft are available)

Long Float

Hwy. CC in Blackwell to Washington State Park - 7 miles
Departs at 10 a.m.

Check in for the floats 30 minutes prior to departure time at Thunderbird Lodge.

To inquire about availability or make reservations, please call 636-586-2995. 

The cabins, store, swimming pool and watercraft rentals are operated by your concession hosts, Doyle and Dawn Kennon. Let the Kennons or a member of their staff make your visit to Washington State Park more enjoyable. For more information about the concession facilities, please call 636-222-2153 or visit their website.