A plethora of boating opportunities awaits you at Wappapello. From a secluded cove to a place for weekend gathering, the friendly waters of Wappapello Lake welcome you.
As you travel across Wappapello Dam, you are likely to see a panorama of water sports in progress - people fishing, boating, waterskiing, and enjoying over 8,400 acres of beautiful water meandering through the Ozark Foothills. The lake's irregular and wooded shoreline provides and almost endless string of secluded coves attractive to boaters from all walks of life. If your interest lies beneath the water, fishing the coves is a delight to avid anglers. Twenty-six boat ramps provide easy access to the lake. Once on the open water, several marinas are available to meet your boating needs. Courtesy docks are also available at Chaonia, Greenville, Peoples Creek, Redman Creek and Rockwood Point boat ramps.
The upper reservoir of the St. Francis River offers canoeing enthusiast both adventure and serenity on some of Missouri's most floatable stream waters.