The scenic waterways, pristine lakes, and secret Branson fishing holes are an angler’s paradise. Whether you are looking to battle the best fishermen in the world in the heat of competition or simply looking forward to a serene day on an idyllic lake, the forested hills of the Ozarks are the perfect place for an unforgettable fishing adventure. With three picturesque lakes loaded with prize fish, you won’t want to miss any of these excellent options on your next outing into the Great Outdoors.
Branson’s most popular recreational lake, this expansive body of water shimmers a bright and vibrant blue beneath the Missouri sky, and its deep yet clear waters harbor an incredible diversity of fish for your angling adventures. Bass
Stretched out for 22-miles across the countryside and snaking through the downtown district of Branson, the cold and pure waters of Taneycomo resemble a river more than a lake. Either way, this is the primary fishing grounds for brown and rainbow trout, thanks to the stocking efforts of the nearby Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery. Fishermen can also hunt for bluegill, crappie, bass, and walleye, but trout is king in this gorgeous lake. During peak season the lake can be choked with fishing boats around the Branson city limits, but head farther afield and solitude awaits. Fly fishermen will also enjoy the shores of Taneycomo below Table Rock Dam, though be careful to pay attention to posted warnings regarding regulated water levels.
Lesser known and located just a short drive away in Forsyth is this large lake full of scenic fishing spots. It is a haven for bass, catfish, and walleye, and the waters below the
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