Free & Fun Things to Do in Branson, Missouri

Free & Fun Things to Do in Branson, Missouri
Located in the Ozark Mountains, Branson, Missouri, has a lot to offer people who enjoy the outdoors. Whether it's fishing, hiking or biking, there are plenty of activities that are sure to connect guests with nature. Not only can guests enjoy the great outdoors, they can discover several free activities in Branson.

Moonshine Beach

Moonshine Beach is on the northern section of Tablerock Lake and provides guests a sandy beach in a city that has no beaches. In addition to breathtaking views of the vast man-made lake, guests can enjoy some fun in the sun while relaxing in the sand, enjoying a picnic or swimming. Moonshine Beach is also equipped with a playground for children and restrooms with showers on-site.

Moonshine Beach
3778 State Highway 165
Branson, MO 65616
(417) 335-8383
recreation.gov/camping/Moonshine_Beach_Rec_Area_Mo/r/campgroundDetails.do?contractCode=NRSO&parkId=75236

Lake Taneycomo

The waters at Lake Taneycomo are excellent for trout fishing. Visitors can enjoy catching rainbow trout and brown trout that live in the cool waters. Guests can enjoy fishing from the bank as well as wading into the water. According to Branson.com, numerous state records have been broken by those fishing at Lake Taneycomo.

Lake Taneycomo
branson.com/learn/branson-lakes/lake-taneycomo/

Table Rock State Park

Located on Highway 165, Tablerock State Park is 356 acres of free outdoor activities and is adjacent to Tablerock Lake. Guests of the park can enjoy a day of hiking, fishing in Tablerock Lake, swimming and bicycling on some of the park's trails.

Table Rock State Park
5272 State Highway 165
Branson, MO 65616
(417) 334-4704
mostateparks.com/tablerock.htm

Article Written By Emily Retherford

Emily Retherford has been a full-time freelance writer since 2009. She specializes in travel, parenting, fashion and beauty with work appearing on various online publications.

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