- F Dale Sanders
- 87:87 year(s):day(s)
- United States (Mississippi River)
The oldest person to paddle the length of the Mississippi River (male) is 87 years 86 days and was achieved by F Dale Sanders (USA, b. 14 June 1935) in Mississippi River, Minnesota, USA, on 8 September 2022.
F Dale has also previously achieved a record for the oldest person to cross the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim-to-rim on foot.