Can Economists Float? The NWA Booth Alumni Club Presents "Float Trip 2K11"

Chicago Booth Alumni Club of Arkansas

August 13, 2011: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Beat the Keynesian heat by floating the free market waters of Southern Missouri!

Bond with your Booth buddies on a fabulously fun float trip on the Elk River. Significant others welcome. Help us prove our theory that Economists can float!

We look forward to seeing you there!


Elk River Floats / Wayside Campground
435 Elk Springs Road
Noel, Missouri

Driving Directions:

1. Take 540 N and continue onto US-71N and enter Missouri (18.1mi)
2. Take exit towards Lanagan/County Road EE (0.3mi)
3. Turn left onto County Road SW7119/Elk River Road (0.3mi)
4. Continue onto State Highway EE (3.0mi)
5. Turn left onto County Road EE (0.4mi)
6. Take first left onto MO-59 S (1.1mi)
7. Turn left onto Elk Springs Road (0.5mi)


Cost is ~$20/person depending on the number of RSVPs


Register Online

Register By Email

When RSVPing, please specify if you will be bringing a guest. We will need an exact count when reserving the rafts.

Rain day will tentatively be the following Saturday (8/20). We have the option of cancelling the trip in the event of rain as well.

Deadline: 8/3/2011


Zsolt Bendel, '08 


Other Information

Don't forget to bring your bathing suit, a towel, sunscreen, cooler, snacks and/or beverages, shoes that you can get wet and sunglasses.

And please, leave all work-related discussions at home for this event! Please contact Zsolt Bendel, '08 (773.814.1331) or Franklin Margolis, '11 (330.212.2592).