greatriverroad.com covers 47 counties in 6 states that border the Mississippi River. Our coverage includes the histories of the communities that call this region home, the attractions that make it an interesting place to visit, coverage of hundreds of popular events, and more. Navigating greatriverroad.com is easy. The information about what you want to do, where you want to go, and what you want to see has been organized so that you can choose a general topic and follow the “currents” to find what you are looking for. Just select the “mode of travel” you want to follow and begin exploring all that the Middle Mississippi River Valley has to offer.
Navigate the site by selecting a particular region. Regions from north to south are the Tri-State Area, Missouri’s Lincoln Hills, The Meeting of the Great Rivers Scenic Byway, Meeting the Missouri (Saint Charles County, Metropolitan Saint Louis, French Colonial Country, Neeting the Ohio River, and the Upper Delta Region.