On-Site Amenities


Did we mention that for a small river town, there’s lots to do here?
Explore the river on your boat, kayak, canoe, or paddle board (rentals coming soon!). Bike a 10-mile trail loop on the Great River Road. Use one of our two gas grills or charcoal grill and the covered pavilion to prepare and enjoy dinner with a view of the river and the spectacular sunsets, and then toast marshmallows or a stack of s’mores around one of two group fire pits after dark.

Big River Escape Dock

Dock

Our 52′ dock is located just across the street from the cabins. Use it to fish, tie your boat up, or to enjoy a front-seat view of the Mississippi River and the spectacular sunsets.

Fire pit

Fire Pits

Toast marshmallows or a stack of s’mores around one of two group fire pits after dark in our expanded courtyard area. Firewood is available for purchase for $10 for a small wagonload, and $20 for a large wagonload.

Pavilion, Grills

Use one of our two large gas grills or charcoal grill and covered pavilion located in our expanded courtyard to prepare and enjoy dinner with a view of the river and the spectacular sunsets. 

Big River Escape Canoe

Fishing Boat & Water Toy Rentals

Rent our 14 1/2 ft 25 HP tiller fishing boat, canoe, two-person kayak, one-person kayak (two available), fishing kayak (three available), paddle board or pedal boat.

Outdoor Games Toy Box

New this year! Our outdoor games toy box filled with giant jenga, ladder game, tic tac toe, and more!

wifi

High Speed WiFi

Our internet connection uses fiber optic technology with laser fast speeds for all of those photos and videos you’ll be uploading to your social media pages while you’re here.

pet friendly

Pet Friendly

Big River Escape is pet friendly! Up to two pets can stay for an additional $10 per pet per night. Read Pet Policy

Pontoon Boat Excursion on the Mississippi River

Rest and relax as our experienced captain takes you out on the Mississippi River on our 24’ pontoon.

See eagles and river barges, picnic and swim on a sandbar, and go fishing. Life jackets included. Seats up to 8 people. COMING SOON

Buck Cabin 6

Cabins & Rates

Our six cabins are nestled into a mature stand of trees providing plenty of shade after a long day on the river.

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Fire pit

On-Site Amenities

Explore the river on your kayak, canoe, or paddle board. Bike a 10-mile trail loop on the Great River Road. Use one of our grills to prepare dinner and eat under the pavilion with a view of the river and the spectacular sunsets, and then toast a stack of s'mores around the campfire.

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Flamingo float

Photo Gallery

Experience the beauty of the Mississippi River, Buffalo City and the surrounding areas.   

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Wings Over Alma

Things to Do

Venture out a few miles to experience unique gift shops and restaurants in the small towns to the north and south of Buffalo City.

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