Big Boat Sweepstakes

Bicycle Trails on the Great River Road

The Mississippi River Trail takes cyclists on a 3,000-mile journey from northern Minnesota to southern Louisiana.

Festivals on the Great River Road

Communities gather all the time along the Great River Road. Here are some festival opportunities for you to join in on the laughter and fun.

FAQ’s on the Great River Road

Got a question? We’ve got the answer! Let these FAQ’s guide your River Road Trip, from Lake Itasca to the Gulf of Mexico.

Small Towns on the Great River Road

The Great River Road is ready to offer scenic views, but check out the small town gems along the way! Here is a list of towns with less than 10,000 residents but plenty of great experiences.

Camping on the Great River Road

Pack the tent or hook up the RV, we’ve got some great choices for camping on the Great River Road.

River Views on the Great River Road

The art! The culture! The History! But when you’re traveling along the Mississippi, you gotta check out these views.

Hiking on the Great River Road

Time to take a hike? Discover new and familiar landscapes along the Great River Road!

Fall Farm Visits on the Great River Road

As summer comes to an end, fall begins to offer plentiful harvests all along the Great River Road.

Baseball on the Great River Road

Enjoy a 7th-inning stretch at these river city stadiums where baseball fans flock for collegiate, professional, Minor League and Major League games.

Check out this Iowan Victorian Hamlet with Mississippi River Views

Fort Madison’s brick streets and Victorian architecture are the perfect backdrop to take you through time for an exploration of the history…

River Travel Magazine focuses on communities and attractions on both sides of the Mississippi River, and was formed to showcase the nationally designated and internationally known Great River Road, 3,000 miles bordering the Mississippi River from Lake Itasca to New Orleans.