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Spending time at restaurants, bars, and lodging on the water is one of the best parts of a vacation at the Lake of the Ozarks. Read our tips and tricks, then search for the perfect waterfront resort or restaurant on the water.

8 Annual Waterfront Events at Lake of the Ozarks to Get You Excited for Summer


They say it’s hard to frown on a boat, and these on the water events will give you even more reason to smile ear-to-ear. Besides friendly competition and a beautiful day on the Lake, they’re a great way to help local charities in the Lake area.... Read full article

Easy to Read Lake of the Ozarks Mile Marker Map


Traveling and navigating by boat at Lake of the Ozarks can be a little intimidating at first. Once you learn the main landmarks, navigating by mile marker comes naturally.... Read full article

Explore the Lake of the Ozarks on a Kayak, Canoe, or Paddle Board- Here's Where You Can Rent Yours


The Lake of the Ozarks is known for its big boats and fast wave runners. But water toys like kayaks, paddle boards, canoes, and paddle boats are a great way to get some exercise and take in nature.... Read full article

22 Lake of the Ozarks Boat and Wave Runner Rentals Organized by Mile Marker


Let's be honest, the Lake of the Ozarks is just more fun on a boat. Our list of boat rentals, organized by mile marker, will make it easy to get out on the water in no time.... Read full article