Race to the Dome

Paddle for the Big Muddy

13th Annual Race to the Dome - Sat, October 1, 2022

Race to the Dome is a canoe/kayak/SUP race on the Missouri River. Two race courses are available to paddlers - Hartsburg to Jefferson City (15.8 miles) and Providence to Jefferson City (27.6 miles).

Proceeds from the race support Missouri River Relief's efforts to connect people to the Missouri River through hands-on, on-the-river clean-ups, education and recreation.

The race will start Saturday morning at 9 am at the Hartsburg Access and the Providence Access points. The race will start in heats by division.

Race time will be between 2 and 4 hours depending on the paddlers’ experience.  This is a perfect opportunity for novice paddlers to gain race experience and enjoy the beauty of the Missouri River.

Date: Saturday, October 1, 2022
Time: 9 am (in heats by division)
Start: Hartsburg Access and Providence Access
Finish: Wilson Serenity Point at Noren Access, Jefferson City, Mo.
Distance: 15.8 miles and 27.6 miles
Cost: $55/paddler​

There is a pre-race shuttle available for the Hartsburg race. For details and to signup for the shuttle go here - (new link soon)