You can book your Mississippi River adventure through our locations in Clarksdale, Vicksburg, or Memphis


Home base Clarksdale, MS, is the original location established in 1998, and centered in the wildest section of the entire Mississippi River, with the biggest islands and greatest concentration of wildlife.


The Quapaw Canoe Company Vicksburg Outpost was stablished in 2016 by big river guide “Water Opossum” Layne Logue for access into the wilds of the Mississippi Delta Hardwoods, Loess bluffs and Northeastern Louisiana Floodplain. Educational adventures also conducted into adjacent oxbow Lakes, river chutes, back channels, and seasonally flooded landscapes. Canoe and kayak adventures & expeditions on the Lower Mississippi River including Greenville, Mayersville, Lake Providence, Tara Wildlife Preserve, Madison Parish Boat Ramp (Tallulah, LA), Vicksburg, Grand Gulf State Park, Claiborne County Public Boat Ramp, Natchez, St Francisville, Venice, LA to the Gulf of Mexico and the Atchafalaya River.

Layne Logue

Website: https://www.island63.com/vicksburg.cfm
Facebook: QuapawCanoeCompanyVicksburgOutpost
Instagram: quapaw_canoe_vicksburg


Mississippi River Expeditions of Memphis provides high-quality custom guided adventures on the Mississippi River from Memphis, Tennessee. Access remote wilderness locations in our big Voyageur canoes and camp under the stars on river islands. We offer complete packaging: outfitting, guiding, cooking, and shuttling. All you have to do is arrive with your personal items and be prepared to paddle. No previous experience necessary. Choose your section of the river, and we’ll take you there and get you safely back.

Matthew Burdine

Harbor Town
Memphis, Tennessee

Red River Canoe Company

The Red River Canoe Company was established in 2024 by big river guide Jon Soul. Based in Shreveport, LA.

Jon Soul


Barrier Islands

Quapaw Canoe Company periodically runs adventures to the Mississippi and Louisiana Gulf Coast Barrier Islands and tributaries, sometimes as artist retreats, and other times on demand, in coordination with one of our partners like the Walter Anderson Museum of Art. Please call or write for joining in, or planning your own unique Gulf Coast adventure!

Cat Island
Horn Island
Pearl River
Pascagoula River