Things to Do

The most popular activities in the Table Rock Lake area involve exploring the great outdoors. The natural beauty of southern Missouri is stunning. Rugged hills covered with oak and hickory, and deep hollows teaming with flora and fauna, meld seamlessly with the clear, spring-fed waters found throughout the region.

Enjoy nature, and so much more with these stops near Table Rock Lake.

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park sprawls across the Missouri-Arkansas border, just south of Table Rock Lake. This 2,200-acre slice of Ozarks paradise is incredible. Created by Bass Pro Shops founder Johnny Morris, visitors can choose from self-guided walking or biking trails, guided tram tours, trout fishing or horseback riding.

Talking Rocks Cavern located in Branson West not only offers guided tours through their beautiful cave, but they also have a hiking trail winding through their grounds, along with other outdoor activities.

World - Class Attractions

Silver Dollar City

Table Rock Lake is the primary draw to our beautiful Ozark Mountain paradise, however, you’ll find world-class attractions and entertainment here as well. In addition to the diverse activities you’ll discover on the water, we have plenty to offer: one of the world’s top amusement parks, an amazing 10,000-acre nature park, dinner theaters and music venues, family fun parks, museums, natural caves, water parks, and more. Come explore the Table Rock Lake area for an unforgettable family adventure!

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The Ozark mountains lend the perfect backdrop for a day full of adventure and family fun at The Shepherd of the Hills Adventure Park. Their new adventure park provides experience for leisure seekers, adrenaline junkies and anyone in between. This new attraction includes a multi-level ropes course, a scenic canopy zipline tour, a blazing fast vigilante ziprider and more!  Plus, stay into the evening to see the historic Shepherd of Hills Outdoor Drama.

A trip to the Table Rock Lake area would not complete without a visit to Silver Dollar City. One Of America's Best Theme Parks, Silver Dollar City presents ten world-class festivals March thru December. The 1880s-style theme park located near Branson, Missouri features 17 award-winning restaurants, over 40 thrilling rides, and attractions, 40 live shows daily, 60 unique shops and 100 resident craftsmen.  In addition to the rides, craftsmen, and shows; Silver Dollar city hosts various festivals throughout the year.  Check out our events calendar to see what's happening during your visit.

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Travel Stories

The Table Rock Lake area offers visitors a unique experience, from laid-back to full-throttle, in a setting you’ll never forget!  Check out our adventure stories below, and order your FREE Vacation Guide todayClick here to read more stories.

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park

Discover the Great Outdoors

The natural beauty of southern Missouri is stunning. Rugged hills covered with oak and hickory, and deep hollows teaming with flora and fauna, meld seamlessly with the clear, spring-fed waters found throughout the region. Near Branson, Table Rock Lake’s scenic setting is the perfect base camp for families looking to experience the great outdoors.

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Splash Down to Table Rock Lake

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Table Rock Lake, located just minutes from Branson in the Missouri Ozarks, is an outdoor playground above, below and around the water.

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