Outdoor Attractions Galore in Branson, MO
From Bigfoot to Dogwood, Shepherd to SDC, there’s outdoors attractions for everyone!
In the heart of the Ozark Mountains, Branson is home to plenty outdoor attractions & outdoor spaces for visitors looking to get in touch with nature.
Bigfoot Fun Park
For a legendary day with the family, check out Bigfoot Fun Park, a one-of-a-kind experience. The Ozark Expedition Tours shuttle you through the Ozark wilderness on a Bigfoot safari truck. Meet Scottish Highland cattle on the farm tour, or help search for Bigfoot on the Discovery Expedition. The park also features mini golf, an arcade, virtual reality, thrilling rides, and more.
Shepherd of the Hills & Adventure Park
If you’re looking for something a little more historical, you’ll be enchanted by Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama & Adventure Park. The live performances of Harold Bell Wright’s novel have become a staple in Branson. Enjoy dinner and a show at the outdoor amphitheater, tour the farm, and visit the top of the Observation Tower to witness some of the same views that inspired a classic piece of American literature. The park offers a few more adventurous activities, as well, like mountain coasters, zip lines, and rope courses. Experience the Ozarks like never before at Shepherd of the Hills.
The Grand Village Shoppes
Branson is also known for its outdoor shopping and dining. The Grand Village is a lovely place to look for local goods and support small businesses. From Kringles, a year-round Christmas store, to Mels Hard Luck Diner, a 50’s themed restaurant, to fashion boutiques, the Grand Village Shops is sure to entertain all its guests. Another spot to find great food and your favorite store is The Branson Landing, located on Lake Taneycomo. You’ll come for the shopping and stay for the pubs, fireworks and patios on the water.
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
Locals and tourists love Branson for its rolling hills and lush scenery. There are several hiking trails in the area, including the Waterfall Hiking Trail, as well as miles of walking and biking paths at Dogwood Canyon. The conservation area captures the beauty of the Ozarks perfectly. You can find more natural wonders at attractions like Silver Dollar City, home of Marvel Cave, and Fantastic Caverns, where visitors take a ride underground through one of Missouri’s many caves.
Branson Ticket & Travel knows the Ozarks has something special for everyone, young, old and in-between! Call us today at (417) 335-2707 or (800) 432-4202 to learn more about these exciting attractions and what else we have to offer. You especially won’t want to miss Branson during autumn, with its breathtaking fall colors, or the holiday season. Check our website for updates and announcements on all things Branson. See you soon!