- Published on Wednesday, May 14 2014 12:48 PM
Written by Maria
Posted by Mark Ruda
Beat the Heat by Visiting the Branson Tri-Lakes Area
If you want to experience a perfect vacation this summer season, come to the Branson Tri-Lakes Area where you can beat the summer heat by participating in various outdoor activities. The three pristine lakes Table Rock Lake, Lake Taneycomo, and Bull Shoals Lake offer world-class recreational water adventures that include wakeboarding, swimming, water skiing, scuba diving, parasailing, boating, kayaking, and of course fishing. Branson Tri-Lakes Area also offers camping where it is accessible to many public marinas and area resorts.
The commercial marinas and resorts in all three lakes in Branson offer an array of boat rentals including ski boats, bass boats, pontoon boats, and wave runners. In Branson Tri-Lakes Area you can find dock facilities with guide service offered by many area resorts and marinas. Table Rock Lake which is one of the three pristine lakes in the area was created after the construction of the Table Rock Dam. The Table Rock Dam releases or discharges water and it flows to Lake Taneycomo. During the construction of Powersite Dam in Forsyth, Missouri in 1913, it created Bull Shoals Lake. This lake features the finest freshwater fish in the world. The popularity of Bull Shoals Lake has been justified with the abundance of trout, walleye, and panfish.
Many visitors come to Table Rock Lake which is considered a paradise for scuba divers, campers, and boaters. During summer season, the lake boasts 80 degree of crystal clear water which is perfect for all kinds of water sports adventures. On the lakeside of Table Rock Lake, you can explore scenic hiking trails, caves on the banks, and picnic sites. Several bass angling tournaments are also regularly held in the lake.
The lake that is considered number one trout fishing in the United States is the Lake Taneycomo that has a length of 22 miles. Lake Taneycomo features several species of pan fish including largemouth bass, German brown trout, small mouth bass, bluegill, and cutthroat trout. The lake’s clear cold waters provide exciting fishing experience all year round. Aside from boating and wading, angling on the lakeside can also be enjoyed for trout fishing. Lake Taneycomo is accessible to the Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, where you will learn how many fish trout is produced annually.
Bull Shoals Lake has about 1,000 miles of pristine shoreline that boasts clear and clean water. The lake is perfect for scuba diving, boating, water skiing, wakeboarding, and fishing. All year round, the lake offers excellent fishing with the abundance of different kinds of fish. The lake is also famous for white bass and walleye fishing. Marinas in the lake feature motor boats for rent, supplies for sale, and guides for hire. Water sports activities such as cruising by motorboat or sailboat and skiing are some of the popular water recreational activities in the lake.
If you want to enjoy exciting water sports activities in the lakes this summer season, come to Branson Tri-Lakes Area and enjoy fun activities the beautiful lakes have to offer.
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