Free Things

They say, there is no free lunch...
but there are free things to do at Lake of the Ozarks.

Here are 10 free things to do at Lake of the Ozarks that will fit into any budget.


Lake of the Ozarks State Park

Access off of Hwy 42 or Osage Beach Parkway in Osage Beach
573-348-2694
Trails, Picnic, Swimming Beach


Ha Ha Tonka State Park

Camdenton
573-346-2986
Trails, Picnic, Castle Ruins


Thunder Mountain Conservation Area

Lake Rd 5-88
Trail, 80 ft Watch Tower, Archery Range
573-346-2210


Camden County Museum

Linn Creek, 573-346-7191
Area history in photos adn artifacts


Miller County Museum, Tuscumbia

793-6998
Area history in photos and artifacts


Willmore Lodge Museum

Lake Ozark
Bagnell Dam history: 964-1008


Bagnell Dam Overlook
Lake Ozark


National Mother’s Shrine

Laurie, 374-6279


Swinging Bridges and Shallows

Hwy 42-18


Tunnel Dam Whistle Shallows

Edith, right Whistle Road