We take playtime seriously here in Benton County. Because we are situated between two of Missouri’s largest lakes, Truman Lake and the Osage Arm of Lake of the Ozarks, we play host to a variety of outdoor recreational adventures.  We consider ourselves the ideal destination for outdoor fun, year-round. When you’re ready for a fun lake weekend, take a look at some of the attractions and adventures Benton County has to offer. Did we mention the lack of traffic and hassle-free fun? You won’t regret a minute of it!

Missouri’s RECREATIONAL Lakes

Truman Lake

Nestled between the Lake of the Ozarks and Truman Lake, Benton County is the place to be for water activities all year round. Whether you’re ready to cruise around the lake on a rental boat from the marina or drop anchor to do a little fishing, we have resources and rentals available to you. Learn more.

Outdoor Recreation

Calling all adventure-seekers! Benton County is waiting for you. Warsaw, Lincoln, and Cole Camp are all destinations for hunting, biking, bird watching, golfing, hiking and more. Enjoy everything Missouri’s landscape has to offer in Benton County. Learn more.


Visiting Warsaw, Lincoln or Cole Camp soon? You don’t want to miss the exciting, historic attractions in each city. Check out the museums, memorials, hatcheries and more that Benton County boasts. Learn more.


Benton County provides accommodations for group travel experiences. Whether you are traveling as a club, team, business or organization, we have resources available for you to plan your trip. This makes us the perfect destination spot for large family reunion locations in Missouri. 


Benton County provides unique transportation for getting around Benton County if you are going wine bar hoping, or having a special girls’ weekend at the lake or bro-trip fishing, contact Bus-Da-Move for your event transportation.  Learn more.