Routes

Possible cities, ports and terminals stops on our Mississippi River Basin TOWBOAT TOUR:

The Towboat Tour is home ported in Knoxville, Tennessee and thus we will begin and end our tour there. Current plans call for our boat and barge to be trucked between river legs so we can cover as much river as possible in the shortest time.

TN River Locks

TN River Locks

Tennessee River Proposed M-40 Corridor:

The M-40_75 Connector includes the Tennessee River from mile 215 Yellow Creek (Corinth, MS) to mile 652 Knoxville, TN. It connects the M-65 Corridor near Corinth, MS which provides access to the deep water port of Mobile south and the Mississippi River system north and south. The connector also includes all commercial navigation channels, ports, and harbors in Tennessee.
  • 648 Knoxville TN, City
  • 464 Chattanooga TN City/Port
  • 383 Scottsboro, AL city
  • 358 Guntersville AL City/Port
  • 334 Huntsville, AL City
  • 304 Decatur, AL City/Port
  • 257 Florence, AL City/Port
  • 257 Florence pull out and truck to Nashville

Cumberland River:

  • 185 Nashville, City/Port
  • 123 Clarksville, TN City
  • 43 Eddyville, KY City
  • 0 Join Tennessee and back to TN mile 100 New Johnsonville, TN

Tennessee River continued:

  • 100 Camden/New Johnsonville, TN
  • 14 Calvert City, KY City
  • 0 Paducah KY pull out to truck to Pittsburg
Ohio River Locks

Ohio River Locks

Ohio River M-70 Corridor:

The M-70 Corridor includes the Ohio, Mississippi, and Missouri Rivers, and connecting commercial navigation channels, ports, and harbors, from Pittsburgh to Kansas City. It spans Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri, connecting to the M-55 Corridor at St. Louis, MO.,/h5>
  • 0 Pittsburgh PA City/Port
  • 44 E. Liverpool, OH City
  • 68 Steubenville, OH City
  • 74 Wellsburg, WV City
  • 90 Wheeling, WV City
  • 128 New Martinsville, WV City
  • 172 Marietta, OH City
  • 185 Parkersburg, WV City
  • 220 Ravenswood, WV City
  • 265 Point Pleasant, WV City
  • 309 Huntington WV Port
  • 325 Ashland, KY City
  • 355 Portsmouth, OH City
  • 410 Maysville, KY City
  • 427 Augusta, KY City
  • 450 New Richmond, OH City
  • 471 Cincinnati OH City/Port
  • 497 Aurora, IN City
  • 558 Madison, IN City
  • 600 Jeffersonville IN City/Port
  • 604 Louisville KY City/Port
  • 727 Tell City, IN City
  • 756 Owensboro, KY City
  • 778 Newburg, IN City
  • 793 Evansville, IN City
  • 804 Henderson, KY City
  • 830 Mt Vernon, IL City/Port
  • 943 Metropolis, IL City
  • 979 Cairo, IL City pull out to truck to Minneapolis/St. Paul

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Upper Mississippi M-35 Corridor:

The M-35 Corridor links the Upper Mississippi River with the existing M-55 Corridor. The M-35 Corridor runs from Lock/Mile 1 on the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, MN to the confluence of the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers in Grafton, Illinois, where the M-55 Corridor begins.
  • 839 St. Paul IN City/Port
  • 795 Red Wing, MN City
  • 725 Winona, MN City
  • 670 New Alban, IA City
  • 635 Prairie du Chine, IA City
  • 580 Dubuque, IA City
  • 535 Savannah, IL City
  • 515 Clinton, IA City
  • 485 Davenport, IA City
  • 839 Minneapolis, MN City/Port
  • 483 Rock Island, IL City/Port
  • Grafton, IL City/Festival
  • 180 St. Louis, MO City/Port
  • 50 Cape Giraud, MO City/Port
  • 0 Cairo, IL City, Pull out and truck to Tulsa
LowerMiss

Lower Mississippi

Lower Mississippi M-55 Corridor:

The M-55 Corridor includes the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers from New Orleans, LA, via St. Louis, MO, to Chicago, IL, through Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, and Illinois.
  • 954 Cairo, IL continued
  • 922 Hickman, KY City
  • 890 New Madrid, MO City
  • 847 Caruthersville, MO City
  • 786 Osceola, MS City
  • 735 Memphis, TN Port/City
  • 680 Robbinsville, MS City
  • 663 Helena, AR Port/City, Pull out and truck to Tulsa
ARRiver

Arkansas River

Arkansas River M-40 Corridor:

The M-40 Corridor includes the Arkansas River from Tulsa, OK to the Mississippi River.
  • Tulsa, OK City
  • Muskogee, OK City
  • Ft. Smith, AR City
  • Russellville, AR City
  • Little Rock, AR City
  • Pine Bluff, AR City

Lower Miss M-55 Corridor Continued:

The M-55 Corridor includes the Mississippi and Illinois Rivers from New Orleans, LA, via St. Louis, MO, to Chicago, IL, through Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Tennessee, Missouri, and Illinois.
  • 588 Rosedale, MS City
  • 532 Greenville, MS Port/City
  • 436 Vicksburg, MS Port/City
  • 363 Natchez, MS Port/City
  • 228 Baton Rouge, LA Port/City
  • 103 New Orleans, MS

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Gulf Intracoastal Waterway or Truck:

  • Bay St. Louis, MS City
  • Gulfport, MS Port/City
  • Biloxi, MS City
  • Pascagoula, MS City

Tenn-Tom Waterway M-65 Corridor:

The M-65 Corridor includes the Mobile, Tombigbee, and Black Warrior Rivers from the Port of Mobile to the Port of Birmingham; and the Mobile River, Tennessee-Tombigbee Waterway, and Tennessee River via the Ohio River in Paducah, KY, to the Mississippi River.,/h5>
  • 392 Fulton, MS City
  • 377 Smithville, AL City
  • 358 Aberdeen, MS City
  • 331 Columbus, MS City
  • 307 Pickensville, AL City
  • 217 Demopolis, AL City
  • 215 Yellow Creek State Terminal, Iuka, MS

Tennessee proposed M-40 Corridor Back to Knoxville:

The M-40_75 Connector includes the Tennessee River from mile 215 Yellow Creek (Corinth, MS) to mile 652 Knoxville, TN. It connects the M-65 Corridor near Corinth, MS which provides access to the deep water port of Mobile south and the Mississippi River system north and south. The connector also includes all commercial navigation channels, ports, and harbors in Tennessee.