Tahlequah Float Trips - Canoeing

Tahlequah float trips
 
Illinois River canoeing
 
Illinois River float trips
Tahlequah float trips
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Illinois River Canoeing Prices

You can float the Illinois River in a 2-man or 3-man canoe. Most canoers prefer the 12 mile trip because the 6 mile trip can be over before you know it.
6 mile = $22 per person

It will usually take 2-3 hours to complete but you can make it last longer by pulling over and hanging out on the banks. Kids 10 and under riding 3rd party are $5 each.

12 mile = $25 per person

This trip will usually take 3-5 hours depending on how much you paddle and beach. Kids 10 and under riding 3rd party are $5 each.

Special Group Packages

We offer group packages on Monday - Thursday. You can receive discounted rates when your group floats the 12 mile trip and stays in our bunkhouses.


Regular price$45 per person
Group Prices
16-30 people$37 per person
31-60 people$36 per person

NO children under the age of 6 are allowed in a canoe
Prices include all taxes and user fees
Prices are subject to change without notice
No overnight float trips allowed on weekends or holidays
DO NOT TIE BOATS TOGETHER
(up to $500 fine enforced by OK State Rangers)

Tahlequah Float Trip Safety

The Oklahoma Scenic River Commission recommends the following actions when water levels are above normal.

5 feet 6 inches - children 10 and under not go in canoes and switch to rafts.

6 feet - all switch to rafts.

7 feet - children 10 and under not go in rafts.

9 feet 6 inches - all floating must cease.

You can check the current water conditions here Illinois River conditions.