OMP Wins Award and Recognition!

by Jay Dee on September 16, 2017

The James River Basin Partnership has honored Ozark Mountain Paddlers for our organization’s commitment to our region’s ecosystem, recreation, and water safety by presenting the 8th award in celebration of JRBP’s 20th Anniversary for “Community Connection”. CLICK HERE for our official award posting and Q & A feature.

The award was presented by Christa Gammon (James River Basin Partnership‘s Membership & Marketing Manager) at OMP’s September Member’s Meeting at the Springfield Nature Center which was followed by OMP member’s: Howard Greenwood and Daniel Brawn’s presentations speaking about their recent experiences with the MR340 race.

Thank you James River Basin Partnership for this award and recognition and thanks to all who attended last night’s member’s meeting!


Membership’s are Due!

by Jay Dee on September 14, 2017

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It’s that time of year again! The last day of 2017 memberships is on Sept. 30 (SATURDAY). Memberships for 2018 will be due on October 1st (SUNDAY). CLICK HERE to download an OMP Application -or- attend one of our meetings to fill out an application and pay your dues to the club.

Thank you all for your support!


Eleven Point Float!

September 6, 2017

SORRY, THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED… Some folks are paddling on the Eleven Point River (Greer Crossing to Turner Mill = 5 miles) on Saturday (September 9th). On Friday (September 8th) they will be camping at at Greer Crossing Campground. If you would like to come down Saturday (September 9th) morning to paddle, please meet […]

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Calling All Branson Area & Lake Loving Volunteers!

September 2, 2017

We are looking for volunteers to help at the “Canoe Cove” during Table Rock Lake Outdoor Days.    OMP volunteers will: Oversee safety of guests paddling in the “Canoe Cove” Help families in and out of canoes Help families paddle and give tips within “Canoe Cove”  Greene County Outdoor Initiatives will be heading the “Canoe […]

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September Float on the Current River!

July 18, 2017

On September 23-24th (SATURDAY & SUNDAY), join your host, David Jackson, on the Current River (Round Spring to Two Rivers = 18 miles) for an overnight float.  We will be meeting at the Walmart Neighborhood Market on S. Campbell Ave. at 7:00am to caravan out to Round Spring. The club will be supplying a meat/main […]

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August Float on the Current River!

July 18, 2017

UPDATED LOCATION! On August 5-6th (SATURDAY & SUNDAY), join your host, Nico Mateus, for a dog days of Summer float on the Current River (Two Rivers to Blue Spring = 8.5 miles). THIS IS AN OVERNIGHT FLOAT so be sure to bring all of your own necessary gear for camping and for meals. We will […]

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And the winner is…

July 14, 2017

CONGRATULATIONS to the winner of our kayak raffle, Rick Collins (on RIGHT in picture)! Rick has won a brand new Dagger Zydeco recreational kayak donated by none other than OMTC. Thank you all who participated in purchasing raffle tickets, thanks to all who came and attended last nights meeting,  and the BIGGEST THANK YOU to […]

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Volunteer Citizen Scientists WANTED!

June 26, 2017

Interested in helping test out some light-trapping kits for river insects? Collect mayflies, stoneflies, caddisflies, and other insects this summer on your overnight float trips by picking up one of Deb’s ammo-box kits from Marty’s garage. The kits are super-compact for storage in your boat of choice and include simple directions for setting up and […]

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3rd Quarter Calendar!

June 22, 2017

***NOTE: These dates, times, and events are subject to change at any given time.  Please check this website for updates and further detailed posts.***
 JULY MEMBERS MEETING AND BOAT RAFFLE! – July 13th (THURSDAY) • 7:00pm • Springfield Nature Center • A special THANK YOU to the Ozark Mountain Trading Company for the boat donation! […]

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DNA Float, needing volunteers!

June 19, 2017

If you have Wednesday, July 19th open, we would love to have you out for the DNA float. We have a lot of new kids in the club this year and this will be their first time ever in a boat. If you can attend you will personally take a child on their first every canoe trip in […]

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