Enjoy a canoeing, rafting or kayaking trip on the Courtois, Huzzah or Meramec Rivers near Steelville, Missouri. We have something for everyone!  Enjoy a campsite right on the Courtois or pick your favorite RV site. If you don't want to rough it check out our variety of lodging options! Come hiking on the Ozark Trail and enjoy some beautiful scenery and breathtaking views.  We are 10 1/2 miles east of Steelville, Missouri on Hwy 8, and then left on to Butts Road to Bass' River Resort. Vist us and have some Fun Down In the Country!


We offer the best outdoor experience around!  Enjoy camping and lodging along the banks of the beautiful Courtois River.  Experience canoeing, kayaking, or rafting on the Courtois, Huzzah, or Meramec Rivers.  We offer a variety of float trip options varying from a short 3 hour canoe trip all the way up to a leisurely 6 hour rafting trip.  We're only a few hours away from St. Louis, MO and just a little further from Kansas City, MO.  Located just 10 1/2 miles East on Hwy 8 outside of Steelville, MO, we're easy to find!  Call today to set up your floating and camping or lodging reservations!

Great Escape Plans, Package plans offer everything from Canoeing and Rafting to Steak Dinners and Log Cabin Lodging. Great Escape Plans are perfect for large groups and are customizable with any of our services.

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Bass Resort

Monthly Specials


  • Enjoy two nights camping and one day float trip! Family Camping with canoes $40.31 per person, camping with rafts $48.81 per person including tax. (Special not valid Labor Day weekend & minimum number of people per raft are required)
  • Labor Day Special
    Includes 3 nights of camping/lodging, a one day float trip, BBQ dinner Saturday, and a Buffet Breakfast on Saturday or Sunday morning! (Advanced reservations and prepayment are required)


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Current Water Condition

The water levels on the Courtois & Huzzah are lower at this time for rafting. Canoes & kayaks are still great on them. You can do rafts on the Courtois & Huzzah we just have to let you know you will get out. We are recommending a 5 mile on the Huzzah/Meramec for larger rafts at this time. You can check out the current water levels at usgs! (07/29/14)


All reservations should be made by phone. Payment must be made prior to arrival to guarantee your reservation. Please call us at 1-800-392-3700

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