Missouri’s Great Lakes
Benton County is situated between two of Missouri’s great lakes – Truman Lake and the Lake of the Ozarks. With almost 110,000 acres of fun, there are plenty of activities for you to enjoy on Benton County waters including boating, sailing, kayaking, skiing, rafting, swimming, fishing, and more. When the sun is out, we’re ready to play!
It’s time to take on a brand new adventure and explore all that Benton County, MO, has to offer within Missouri’s great lakes – Truman Lake and the Lake of the Ozarks. We’ve listed some of our favorites for you below. It’s time to plan that trip!
Whether you want to rent a fishing boat or pontoon boat, or stock up on fishing equipment or refreshments, our marinas are a one-stop-shop for your lake excursion. Learn more.
Benton County is a fisherman’s paradise! There are 55,600 acres of Truman Lake fishing and 54,000 acres of Lake of the Ozarks fishing in Benton County! Both lakes are home to trophy largemouth bass, crappie, bluegill, and catfish just waiting for you to catch. Learn more.
Guided Fishing Trips
Whether you are a novice and want to learn the ropes from a professional or just want a guide to help you navigate our beautiful waters, you can fish with the experts on a guided fishing trip. Learn more.
Looking to cruise around the lake? Look no further than our boat rental services. Our marinas offer several boat rental options as well as watersport equipment and fishing gear to ensure you have the perfect day on the lake. Learn more.
INTERACTIVE MAP OF BOAT RAMPS – TRUMAN LAKE
You can find an interactive map of the boat ramps on Truman Lake here.
DAM TO DAM FUN RUN (SELF-GUIDED)
There is much to see and do on the Osage Arm of Lake of the Ozarks, whether you do a day trip up the channel and bar hop, enjoy some family time doing watersports, you can add the Dam to Dam run to your itinerary! There is also lodging available in Benton County! Learn more.
oSAGE ARM MAP WITH RAMPS, DINING, LODGING, FUEL AND SLIPS IN BENTON COUNTY
The Osage Arm of Lake of the Ozarks offers boat ramps, dining, lodging, fuel and slips and makes for the perfect day trip up to Warsaw from the other end of the lake. Make it a day trip or stop in and spend the night at a lodge.