Annual River Race Paddles by Downtown

Downtown Kansas City was the backdrop early Tuesday morning as more than 500 boats began the 13th Annual MR340 river race. The boaters started at Kaw Point in KCK and the 340-mile race on the Missouri River ends 88 hours later in St. Charles, Mo. (Photos by Lara Isch with the crew of Cypress Safety Boat run by Healthy Rivers Partnership. Caption by Kim Mueller.)
Boaters begin their 88 hour odyssey on the Missouri River. (Photo by Lara Isch)