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Christmas Light Tours Big Cedar Lodge & Top of the Rock

Join us for one of our three holiday light tour experiences available at Big Cedar Lodge and Top of the Rock. These tours are available in three locations this year, enabling guests to drive a golf cart, car, or ride a tram through a magical winter wonderland!


Holiday Dining

Home for the Holidays Self-Guided Light Tour

Home for the Holidays Self-Guided Light Tour

December 2 at 8:02 pm

Join us on our Home for the Holidays self-guided drive through light experience! Featuring a record number of twinkling Christmas lights, these festive displays are sure to add cheer to the season. Guests will take a journey in their vehicles through the story of Christmas and down to the Big Cedar property. Hot chocolate, walking s’mores pop, and twinkling souvenirs are available for purchase. Reservations are highly recommended as drive-up availability is not guaranteed.

Please note, we do not accept cash for payment for this activity. Check-in for the activity is at the Big Cedar entrance off of the roundabout.

  • Complimentary for Big Cedar & Wilderness Club Guests
  • November 10th-December 30th
  • 5pm-10pm
  • $40/Cars & SUVs
  • $60 for Mini Bus

For expedited service, ensure your reservation QR code (sent in your confirmation email) is readily available to scan.


Holiday Tram Ride

Holiday Tram Ride

December 2 at 8:02 pm

Snuggle up, sit back, and relax on Big Cedar’s twinkling tram tour through our newly expanded holiday light display! Take in the festive sights around Big Cedar Lodge on our unique tram rides while enjoying a complimentary hot chocolate or cider and a traveling s’more on a stick! Guests will be surrounded by the magic of Christmas while creating lasting memories with friends and family. Tram pick-up and drop-offs will be at Swimmin’ Hole Lawn.

Due to the large volume of our Holiday Tram Rides, our trams must leave promptly at the scheduled times. To avoid missing departure time, please check in 20 minutes before your scheduled tram time.

  • $25/Overnight Guests | $30/Day Guests
  • Available November 10th through December
  • Start times: 6pm-9:40pm
  • Swimmin’ Hole Lawn
Nature At Night on The Lost Canyon  Cave & Nature Trail

Nature At Night on The Lost Canyon Cave & Nature Trail

December 2 at 8:02 pm

Experience the Ozarks after dark at Top of the Rock and join us for a 2.5-mile journey through Nature at Night! Enjoy this unique light tour experience with awe-inspiring displays resembling historic Native American scenes along with traditional holiday vignettes. Sip on hot beverages and be surrounded by twinkling lights and a festive spirit while connecting to the great outdoors. Make this season one to remember and start a new family tradition at Nature at Night on the Lost Canyon Cave & Nature Trail!

Admission to Top of the Rock for Nature at Night requires a $15 Parking Fee (credit card only). Paid upon entry

  • Adult price range: $39-$44
  • Child prices start at: $19
  • Open November 3rd, 2023 – January 7th, 2024
  • 5pm-9pm

For your safety weather may impact your tour, ice on the trail develops frequently during lower temperatures and may delay or cancel tours. Please check our website 2 hours prior to your tour time for updates. Cancelled tours will automatically be refunded to your credit card, please allow 5-7 business days to see that on your statement.

Christmas Light Tours


190 Top of the Rock Rd
Ridgedale, MO 65739