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6.9 Acres – This popular park, located near Lake Taneycomo off Hawthorn Street, features two youth ball fields, a tennis court, a playground, horseshoe pits, and a pavilion with picnic tables. Youth baseball, softball, and soccer games are frequently played at this park. Public restrooms are also available.

901 Hawthorn Street, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
playground with tennis court behind it baseball field with playground behind it

Branson RecPlex

35.6 Acres – A 44,000 square foot recreation center featuring two gymnasiums, a fitness center, aerobic and exercise rooms, indoor track, locker rooms, community rooms, game room, concession area and offices. Outside the recreation center, a 12,000 square foot aquatics center features a zero-depth entry leisure pool, water slides, lap lanes, diving well, and shaded picnic area. Other outdoor facilities will include four baseball fields in a cloverleaf design with a concession building, two soccer fields, four pavilions with picnic tables and BBQ grills, a two-mile walking trail, and a playground.

1500 Branson Hills Parkway, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Branson North

1/2 Acre – Branson North subdivision at the corner of Westwood and Woodridge Drives is the home of this neighborhood park, which features a playground.

113 Westwood Drive, Branson, MO 65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
playground with sign in front of it playground with slides and swing set


1.4 Acres – This beautiful neighborhood park, located in the Cantwell addition along Michel Lane, offers a playground and a popular, lighted basketball court.

907 W Oklahoma Street, Branson, MO 65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
sign with swing set behind it basketball court with chain link fence around it playground next to chain link fence

Caudill Park

5 Acres – This neighborhood park features a picnic area and gazebo. Parking is available. Future plans call for walking and hiking trails throughout this wooded area.

792 Caudill Way, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.


1 Acre – This park is home to the popular Don Gardner Par 3 Golf Course and the Branson Community Center. The Branson Community Center offers a variety of social and recreational opportunities. There is also a playground with a covered pavilion and picnic tables nearby.

201 Compton Drive, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.


1/10th Acre – The City’s smallest developed park, Epps Park is located at the corner of Long and Adams Street. A small covered seating area provides a pleasant spot to sit in the shade.  A geo-cache is hidden here.

201 Long Street, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

John Nygard Memorial Park

1.3 Acres – This park was recently named in honor of former City of Branson Alderman John Nygard. The neighborhood park features a playground and benches and is located at the corner of Long and 5th Street.

500 S. Fifth Street, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Lakeside Forrest Wilderness Area

140 Acres – This nature park over looks Lake Taneycomo and features trails, a waterfall, and a cave in the very heart of Branson off Fall Creek Road. A Set of 315 stone steps lead down toward Lake Taneycomo along a path that features a waterfall and cave. The property also includes the Lyle Owen homestead, originally built in 1911, as well as a barn and almost 2,000 feet of hand-built stone walls. The trails range from mild to strenuous and have geo-caches hidden in the park. In the last 2 years, 1.3 miles of trail have been added, which now totals 4.4 miles of trails. More trails are planned for the future. See more information on this park by going to the Trails link.

412 Owen Lane, Branson, MO  65616

Hours are from 7:00 am to 7:00 pm during the Summer & 7:00 am to 5:00 pm during the winter.
Closed on Thanksgiving, Christmas & New Year’s Day.
trail in the forest with sign people standing on deck looking over trees woman walking on trail in forest woman walking up stairs in forest


8.9 Acres – This neighborhood park, located in Murphy addition off Rose O’Neil Drive, features a sand volleyball court, a basketball court, playground equipment, and two covered pavilions with picnic tables. A beautiful scenic view of Branson is available from this park.

499 Neihardt Avenue, Branson, MO  65616

.  Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
playground equipment with trees behind

North Beach

4.2 Acres – A scenic park located on the banks of Lake Taneycomo, next to the Branson Landing (parking in Belk Parking lot). The park features a paved walking path along the lake that connects to the Branson Landing boardwalk making up 3/4 mile distance. Other park features include two fishing docks, picnic tables, barbecue grills, and horseshoe pits.

50 N. Boardwalk, Branson, MO  65616

.  Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.

Old Branson School

1 Acre – This popular area for visitors to picnic is located along Highway 76 next to the Dixie Stampede Dinner Theatre. Facilities include a covered pavilion and picnic tables. A public restroom resembles the one room schoolhouse that was once located on this site.

1515 W. State Highway 76, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.


1.6 Acres – This neighborhood park is located at the end of Parnell Circle and features a tennis court, a multi-purpose sport court and a playground.  This park offers neighbors a chance for the whole family to enjoy a game of 4 square, hopscotch, or basketball or a place to sit and talk at a picnic table.   The tennis courts are very popular with the neighborhood and are most likely full during nice weather.

257 Mayden Lane, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.


60.8 Acres – This very popular park is a hub of activities for adults and children alike. The park, which sits along Roark creek, hosts softball and tennis leagues for all ages on its two softball fields and six tennis courts. Two large children’s playgrounds can be found crawling with kids most all the time. Throughout the park, four separate covered pavilions are a popular community place for family picnics. A 1/2 mile paved walking trail surrounds the park. Public restrooms are available. A lighted soccer field and our newest features, a skate park and a dog park can also be found in this 60.8 acre park. Two different entrances are available to access the park. You may either take west Hwy 76, north on Walnut Street, and then west on Stockstill Lane into the park; or take Hwy 248 west, south on Epps Road, and then east on Melody Penner Lane.

  • Elmo & Rosalea Marrs Dog Park:
    1 ½ acre, fenced facility for dogs to go off-leash to run, play, socialize and exercise. There are separate areas for small and large dogs. The park features concrete pathways, a pavilion, picnic tables, benches and agility and play equipment for the dogs. The park is open sun up to sun down, weather permitting. The park is located at 524 Stockstill Lane.
    Visitors to Branson may purchase a day pass for $5, $2 each additional dog. For a three day pass it is $10 for the first dog and $5 for each additional dog. Maximum of two dogs per handler.
    Call 417-335-2368
    Proof of vaccination is required for all dogs. *Rabies *Parvo/Distemper *Bordetella.
  • The Skate Park:
    Located on the south side of Stockstill Park. This park has become a favorite of skaters all over the Branson area. The park is free and open from 8:00 am to sunset, weather permitting. It is designed for inline skates, roller skates and skateboards. No bikes are allowed on the equipment.
    The park features include a Quarter Pipe, Grindbox, Jump Ramp, Grind Rails, Wedge-Flat-Wedge Center Ramps, Concrete Grind Box and a Trick Table. Safety equipment and helmets are strongly recommended to be worn at all times bu all users within the fenced skate park area. It is also strongly recommended that knee and elbow pads and hand and wrist guards are worn at all times to help provide suitable protection in the event of falls or collisions.
625 Stockstill Lane, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
children playing in creek Children playing on playground child climbing rock wall baseball field with chain link fence around tennis courts with fences around them


21.1 Acres – This park sits along Lake Taneycomo near Alexander Park and features a 6/10 mile paved walking path. A newly constructed disc golf course has been added to the park.

869 Sunset Lane, Branson, MO  65616

. Hours are from 6:00 am to 11:00 pm.
two sidewalks with a sign sidewalk with covered bench next to it disc golf goal next to trees

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