Things to Do in the Branson Area
Experience both Branson and Table Rock Lake from Anchor Inn
Because Anchor Inn on the Lake is both a Table Rock Lake Bed and Breakfast and a Branson Bed and Breakfast your “what to do” choices are numerous and varied. Just a scenic 30 minute drive from Branson, Missouri, the location of the Inn provides the perfect home port for a night at a show and a great restaurant, or enjoying lake activities and scenery around the Inn. There is a wealth of fun near our doorstep. We can help with recommendations if you need them! Branson’s Chamber of Commerce website, Explore Branson, has details and information about Branson’s shows, attractions, parks, and activities. Another resource for information and activity reservations is Branson on the Web.
From fishing, boating, swimming, to water skiing, Table Rock Lake is all about water sports. See Visit Table Rock Lake for some fun suggestions. Local boat rentals are available (Port of Kimberling, Baxter Boat Dock, Indian Point Marina, State Park Marina, so those who like to run rampant on the water can spend the day skimming across the lake, weaving a wake and leaving a spray of water behind them. Tubing, skiing, and other water activities are just the thing to keep you cool on a hot summer day. Fishing, though, is one of the most relaxing activities there is so the milder of heart can spend their days casting away into the blue of Table Rock Lake. Nearby is the beautiful Dogwood Canyon for hikers or walkers who want to enjoy beautiful scenery. There are several other hiking trails in the Branson area as well.
Shopping & Antiquing
Shoppers, get your bags ready! Branson is just a short 30 minute drive from Anchor Inn on the Lake, and there you will find antique shops, outlet malls, and Branson’s newest shopping attraction, Branson Landing. You’re sure to find some great deals, as well as souvenirs of your visit to the Branson/Lakes area. So come on and shop till you’re satisfied!
Branson is the place to have the time of your life. You can spend a fun filled day(s) at Silver Dollar City, savor a dinner and show cruise aboard the Showboat Branson Belle, enjoy some of Branson’s best live entertainment such as the spectacular stage show, Jonah; a remarkable vocal band, SIX ; action packed dinner attraction, Dixie Stampede or experience sightseeing fun from a “duck’s eye view” aboard a Ride The Ducks tour, traveling on land and water in one amazing vehicle. There are more unique attractions to see, like the Titanic Museum, Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, Branson Zipline and Canopy Tours, and Talking Rocks Cavern. In fact, there are over a hundred shows and attractions in this area so we’ve barely scratched the surface!
For a full listing, prices, and on-line booking of Branson Shows and Attractions click the picture below which links to Branson on the Web.