The Shepherd of the Hills is a family entertainment park and farm located on the historic farm of the Shepherd of the Hills novel.
So many amazing things to do at Shepherd of the Hills, from ziplining to dinner shows! Shepherd of the Hills has something for everyone.
The Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Drama
Experience the action-packed live reenactment of The Shepherd of the Hills under the stars in their rustic outdoor theatre! This heartwarming tale of love, revenge, tragedy, and forgiveness is set in the Ozarks.
Dinner Theatre Shows
Enjoy dinner and a show! A delicious way to enjoy your time in Branson.
- Shepherd’s Great American Chuckwagon Dinner Show
- Funny Farm Dinner Feud
- WhoDunnit Hoedown Murder Mystery Dinner Show
- A Shepherd’s Christmas Carol
- A Christmas Story Dinner Show
Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead Tour
The Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead Tour lets you explore what life in the Ozarks was like in the late 1800s and early 1900s. In the 1890s, Harold Bell Wright lived at the homestead while he wrote “The Shepherd of the Hills,” a novel that would later become his most famous work. During your tour in an open-air tram, your guide will take you to many places around the property. You’ll see Old Matt’s Cabin, Uncle Ike’s Post Office, the Morgan Community Church, and more.
The Historic Farm & Playland
A farm is the authentic setting of the world-renowned novel Shepherd of the Hills. The Ozarks began here, and your family can now explore where they started today. Their Lil Pete’s Playland will keep your little ones entertained.
Branson’s Inspiration Tower is 230 feet tall and located on Inspiration Point, the highest point in Southwest Missouri. A glass elevator takes you to the observation deck, which is spacious and enclosed. In any season, the panoramic views are breathtaking. Over 90 miles can be seen on a clear day.
Sky Trek Challenge Course
A Sky Trek Challenge Ropes Course awaits families and solo explorers alike. This outdoor structure is next to the iconic Inspiration Tower, which offers incredible views and an exciting climb.
Copperhead Roller Coaster
One of the newest roller coasters at Shepherd’s Adventure Park is the Copperhead Mountain Coaster. The Copperhead Mountain Coaster opened in 2021 and featured a fast, scenic ride with many loops, curves, and drops. Thousands of LED lights illuminate the coaster at night, and day rides offer spectacular views of the Ozark Mountains. With a downhill track of more than 3,350 feet, Copperhead Mountain Coaster is Branson’s longest coaster.
Shepherd of the Hills Vigilante Extreme ZipRider
If you love seeing spectacular views of the Ozarks, you won’t want to miss the Shepherd of the Hills Vigilante Extreme ZipRider during your stay in Branson. With its chair-style system and automatic braking features, the ZipRider is one of the town’s most accessible and enjoyable zipline experiences. The Highest Zipline in Missouri!
Shepherd of the Hills Great Woodsman Canopy Tours
If you’re looking for a thrilling outdoor adventure, you’ll have a blast on a canopy tour at Shepherd of the Hills! Eight zip lines will take you from tree to tree on your canopy tour. The ziplines have different lengths, and the platforms are suspended in the trees, giving you a bird’s-eye view.
Shepherd of the Hills Seasonal Events
Fall Craft Fair September 9-11th, 2022 at Shepherd of the Hills Farm
Visit tons of craft vendors at The Shepherd of the Hills Historic Farm.
Shepherd’s PumpkinFest September 23 – October 30th 2022 at Shepherd of the Hills Farm
You’ve found the perfect place to take your family for a daytime pumpkin picking, scarecrow building, or jeep hayride this fall!
The North Pole Adventure November 11 – December 31st 2022
The North Pole Adventure is the perfect place to celebrate Christmas this season. Experience the magic of thousands of twinkling lights during this walk-through experience.
Trail of Lights ( November – December 31st )
This attraction is filled with millions of multi-colored Christmas lights, and themed and animated displays, winding its way through the 160-acre Shepherd of the Hills Homestead.
The Shepherd of the Hills in Branson is an excellent way to spend the day. Also, check out Sammy Lane’s Sweat N’ Treat for yummy treats and Shepherd’s Mill for an authentic Ozark meal.
We look forward to welcoming you into this cozy corner of the world we call home.