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JUNE - SEPTEMBER 17

Ah, summer at Big Cedar Lodge... The air is fresh and the cool breeze from the lake makes life feel simple. The glass-smooth water in the cove is waiting for skiers and wakeboarders. The trout are biting at Dogwood Canyon and the Lost Canyon Cave & Nature Trail is yearning to be discovered. Truman Café & Custard has delicious cold treats ready, and our fairways are trimmed and ready for tee-off. There’s so much to explore. Come enjoy the Best Summer Ever at Big Cedar Lodge!

BEST SUMMER EVER ACTIVITIES

Salute to our Heroes event logo

At Big Cedar Lodge we are proud to honor this nation's heroes. Join us as we pay tribute to our great country and the heroes protecting us every day. View the page below to learn more about the various patriotic events we host throughout the seasons at Big Cedar Lodge.

Salute to our Heroes event logo

At Big Cedar Lodge we are proud to honor this nation's heroes. Join us as we pay tribute to our great country and the heroes protecting us every day. View the page below to learn more about the various patriotic events we host throughout the seasons at Big Cedar Lodge.

Campfire with Chairs placed around it

 CEDAR HOLLOW HOOP-DEE-DOO


TUESDAY & THURSDAY | 6:30PM

Enjoy a short guided boat trip to our Big Cedar Chuckwagon Site where we’ll have a campfire with s’mores, live entertainment, lawn games, limbo and other fun activities! After the hoop-dee-doo, enjoy a tram ride back to the Swimmin’ Hole Lawn. Bring the whole family for this one-of-a-kind summer hoop-dee-doo!

$65 PER PERSON
Couples on the patio at Buffalo Bar enjoying outdoor casual dining with view of the valleys and Table Rock Lake at Top of the Rock at Big Cedar

 

SUMMER DINING WITH A VIEW


DAILY

Open-air patio seating, breathtaking views, and amazing cuisine. Join us for a remarkable dining experience at our Top of the Rock restaurants including Osage Restaurant, Buffalo Bar. Make sure and Waiting for a table or just want to relax with family and friends? Wine and spirits are also available at the End of the Trail All-American Wine Cellar. Dining at Top of the Rock is the perfect way to end an evening after soaking in the breathtaking views of the Lost Canyon Cave and Nature Trail.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Lady Liberty boat on tablerock lake

CRUISE ON LADY LIBERTY


TUES, THURS, FRI & SAT | 7:00PM-8:30PM

SATURDAY BRUNCH CRUISE | 9:30AM - 11:00AM

Looking for laid back adventure? A cruise on Lady Liberty is the perfect low-key adventure experience. Our custom-built 62’ luxury yacht is a unique destination to enjoy dinner with a view while cruising Table Rock Lake. All passengers must be able to navigate stairs and a minimum number of participants must be met.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Lost Canyon Nature Trail

LOST CANYON CAVE CART TOUR


DAILY

Experience the unforgettable two and a half-mile journey on an electric cart as you explore the Top of the Rock Lost Canyon and Nature Trail. This dramatic trail was created to highlight stunning rock formations, waterfalls and views of Table Rock Lake. Don’t forget to stop at the Bat Bar for a fresh glass of lemonade.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Tahoe sport series 700 deck boat

SUMMER ON THE LAKE


2021 MONTHLY SPECIALS

Imagine the adventures you'll have on a seemingly endless playground on Table Rock Lake! Whether you're looking to ski, fish, or to simply enjoy a leisurely cruise, our marinas offer a variety of boats to ensure you and your family have the best summer ever!

JUNE SPECIAL

  • Complimentary tube rental with any 8-hour boat rental

JULY SPECIAL

  • Receive 25% off the sporting clay course at Bass Pro Shooting Academy with any 4-hour boat rental

AUGUST SPECIAL

  • 10% off all Bass Pro Logo Merchandise

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

bingo card in hand

BEVERAGE & BINGO


TUESDAYS | 2:00PM

Beverages + Bingo + Prizes = the perfect excuse to celebrate! This activity is complimentary for resort guests, and your first beverage is on the house. Additional beverages are available for purchase. Offered in the Table Rock Event Room, located at Big Cedar Fun Mountain. Must be 21 years of age or older.

RESORT GUESTS ONLY.

Reservations required

Fun Mountain go-karts for the kid in all of us at Big Cedar where adults can drive the Nascar-inspired track.

Family Summer Fun


Whether you’re climbing to the top of the rock wall, navigating through our ropes course, or zooming down the slide of the pirate ship, there's plenty of summer adventures for the entire family at Fun Mountain!

BEST SUMMER EVER SPECIALS

  • THE BEST OF THE BEST | Bowling, Go-Carts, and Ropes Course for 4 people - all for $150!
  • GAME CARD SPECIALS | Make It Your Best Summer Ever with a 20% Bonus on Game Card purchases. Load a game card with $50 and get a $10 Bonus, $75 and get $15, or $100+ and get a $20 bonus!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Kids Adventure Club

KIDS ADVENTURE CLUB


MONDAY - SATURDAY | 9:00AM & 4:00PM

Our adventurous Activities Team will provide an interactive experience with a variety of activities for children to enjoy. They’ll have fun-filled adventures as they make friends, learn skills, build a cozy critter and earn themed adventure badges.

$80 per child; includes lunch or dinner, themed adventure badge, ranger vest and cozy critter. Offered at the Kids’ Nature Discovery Center, located at Big Cedar Fun Mountain. 

Reservations required.

RESORT GUESTS ONLY

A little boy and little girl fishing in the

Kids Fishing Fun


SUNDAYS & THURSDAYS | 10:00AM & 11:30AM

Nothing says summer memories quite like catching your first fish! Bring your kiddos to the Kids Fishing Pond for fishing instruction and the opportunity to participate in the biggest fish and casting competition. This activity is complimentary and poles and bait are provided. Offered to children ages 3-14.

All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Reservations required.

RESORT GUESTS ONLY

Close up of Caulking gun at Bass Pro Shops Shooting Academy

BEST SHOOTING EVER


DAILY

Blast into summer with the Best Shooting Ever special. This special offer includes 50 sporting clays and one round of trap or skeet for $100.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Image of a green on the golf course

PLAY THE BEST COURSES EVER


Enjoy a round on any of our five world-class golf courses including Payne's Valley by Tiger Woods, Ozarks National by Coore & Crenshaw, Buffalo Ridge by Tom Fazio, Top of the Rock by Jack Nicklaus, or Mountain Top by Gary Player.

BOOK A TEE TIME
GOLF PACKAGES

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

 

Waterfall along the Top of the Rock Lost Canyon Cave Nature Trail at Big Cedar

SCENIC NATURE WALK AT TOP OF THE ROCK


TUESDAY-SATURDAY | 1:30PM
WEDNESDAYS | 11:45AM

Join us for a leisurely two-and-a-half-mile guided adventure along the Lost Canyon Cave and Nature Trail. This scenic walk will relax your mind and body as you enjoy extraordinary views of Table Rock Lake, stunning waterfalls and rock formations, and the breathtaking Lost Canyon Cave featuring a cascading four-story waterfall.

$30 per person. Offered every Tuesday-Saturday at 1:30pm and on Wednesdays at 11:45am. Must be at least 16 years old to participate. Lasts approximately one hour and forty-five minutes. Meet at the Top of the Rock Welcome Center.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Beach chairs and umbrellas in the sand at Bent Hook Marina beach at Big Cedar

BEACH ACTIVITIES


In addition to plenty of motorized boats and watercraft, Bent Hook Marina offers guests more relaxed options for enjoying Table Rock Lake. Snag a canoe, kayak, or paddleboat for a leisurely summer excursion on the water. After you're done, continue relaxing on the beach while you soak up the sun!

Complimentary

RESORT GUESTS ONLY

Yoga lakeside at Big Cedar

YOGA ON THE BEACH


TUESDAY - SATURDAY | 7:15AM

Enjoy a relaxing 50-minute yoga session on the Big Cedar Beach. $10 per person.  Beach towels will be provided. Meet at the Big Cedar Beach in front of Bent Hook Marina.

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Big Cedar Lodge

BIG BASS MINI GOLF


DAILY

Putt, putt, putt! Our Big Bass Mini Golf makes for a perfect summer activity after soaking up the sun on Table Rock Lake! Fun for all ages, challenge your family to take their best shot at a hole-in-one through our Big Bass!

Complimentary

RESORT GUESTS ONLY

Horseback riding through the trails at Big Cedar

HORSEBACK RIDING AT DOGWOOD CANYON


Horseback riding at Dogwood Canyon provides an opportunity to encounter areas of the park not seen from the tram or the walking and biking trails. Experienced wranglers will guide you on a leisurely ride along Little Indian Creek where you’ll enjoy scenic views, pass alongside incredible rock bluffs and ride through several creek crossings. The stunning Little Indian Stables feature 24 stalls that allow you to visit the horses before your riding experience. Book your ride online to secure a spot!

Reservations are recommended

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Couple on a Segway Tour at Lost Canyon Cave and Nature Trail at Big Cedar

SEGWAY TOURS AT DOGWOOD CANYON


Take an enjoyable and informative 90-minute guided Segway tour through nature's playground at Dogwood Canyon. Experience breathtaking views amongst the towering bluffs, waterfalls, and creek beds of the Ozarks.

Reservations are recommended

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Dogwood Canyon Nature Park Jeep Tour at Big Cedar

PRIVATE JEEP TOURS AT DOGWOOD CANYON


The most “up close and personal” way to view the park is aboard one of our cross-country vehicles. Offered year-round, but with limited availability, this guided tour gives parties of one to three guests a close glimpse into the heart of the canyon and a return trip via back-country logging roads.

Reservations are required

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Bison and deer at Dogwood Canyon Nature Park

WILDLIFE TRAM TOURS AT DOGWOOD CANYON 


Step aboard the comfortable, open-air trams and explore the beauty of Dogwood Canyon on a 2-hour Wildlife Tram Tour. You’ll wind through the canyon floor past towering bluffs and cascading waterfalls. Then, cross the Arkansas border where your tram may mingle with herds of American bison, elk, whitetail deer, and Texas Longhorn.

Reservations are recommended

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Activities & Events Calendar

Plan ahead for your stay at Big Cedar Lodge. Check out the activities and special events taking place in the near future.

Directions


Big Cedar Lodge

612 Devil's Pool Rd.
Ridgedale, MO 65739

Call Us | 877-312-0376