Spring season in Branson offers visitors many exciting activities and great adventures around the Ozark mountains. These Branson outdoors in the Ozarks give you a chance to enjoy with the family many fun-packed outdoor activities that include hiking, boating, fishing, horseback riding, scuba diving, and many other water sports adventures. Branson also offers other great water sports recreation on the lake that include canoeing, kayaking, parasailing, and many other recreations in the lakeside. The pristine lakes near Branson offer a perfect way to experience a relaxing atmosphere in a tranquil environment that you can’t enjoy in city living.
The three pristine lakes namely Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, and Bull Shoals Lake which are all accessible from Branson make the place the most popular tourist destination in the Midwest. The clean and crystal clear waters of these three lakes cover an area of more than 100,000 acres. The beautiful shoreline of the lakes stretches more than 200 miles that make the area a perfect place to enjoy exciting activities and other great outdoor adventures. Whether you come to this place to enjoy nature with fresh blooms of flowers and plants around the Ozark mountains or want to test your adrenaline with many great outdoor adventures, Branson outdoors have it all for you.
In the lakeside areas in Branson, you can find many great adventure trails. These trails include the Table Rock Lakeshore Trail, a beautiful trail near the site of the Showboat Branson Belle. This paved trail is accessible to skateboards, bicycles, and even wheelchairs. Another beautiful trail to enjoy in the lakeside areas in Branson is the Lakeside Wilderness Hiking Trail. This hiking trail is located in the underdeveloped portion of Lake Taneycomo. This trail can be easily accessed through Highway 76 Strip and Indian Point. The 1,574-acre Ruth and Paul Henning Conservation Area is a vast place not only great for hiking but also a perfect place for picnic, camping, and biking.
Another perfect place you need to visit to get away from your busy life and stress you get from your daily chores in the city is the Dogwood Canyon Nature Park. Located in Branson’s Highway 86, this privately owned park has a vast area of 10,000 acres. The park features natural rock bluffs, tree-lined fields, crystal-clear water streams, dozens of waterfalls, log cabin lodging, and on-site shopping and dining. The park also features miles of paved trails which are perfect for guided jeep and tram tours, biking, hiking, horseback riding, and other adventures with paid admission to the park.
If you like to enjoy bird-watching, visit the Dewey Short Visitor Center at the Table Rock Dam. Here, you can enjoy a leisurely walk on the 2.5-mile paved shoreline trail where you can spot songbirds, waterfowl, and even raptors, as well as other wild animals.
If you want to give yourself a break this spring season, find a perfect place in the Ozarks where you can enjoy outdoor activities and other exciting adventures that nature has to offer.
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