If you are dreaming about a fun-filled lake vacation in the heart of the Ozarks, look no further than Osage Beach. This popular tourist town is located right on the banks of the large man-made lake, providing you with plenty of opportunities for both land and water activities during your holiday. From your Osage Beach vacation condo, you will be in the ideal location to enjoy all that this area has to offer, and you will also enjoy homelike comforts such as private bedrooms, a full kitchen and more.
There is no end to the opportunities for fun times in Lake Ozark, and your Osage Beach condo rental is the perfect home base for your memorable vacation in the Ozarks. From your condo, you can venture out each day to enjoy water-based activities on the lake such as boating, water skiing, fishing swimming, jet skiing and more. There are also numerous land activities to enjoy, such as hiking through the Ozarks, mountain biking, cycling, picnicking, horseback riding, guided tours and other activities.
The Osage Premium Outlets are located just off of Highway 54 in the heart of Osage, and this is one shopping destination you do not want to overlook. With a convenient location to your vacation condo near Lake of the Ozarks, you will love the fact that the outlet mall has 110 top stores as well as restaurants and entertainment options. Some of the stores you can find here include Calvin Klein, Adidas, J. Crew, Tommy Hilfiger and dozens of others.
The good times will continue on with a host of other attractions to explore as well. You can tour the Ozark distillery to sample authentic moonshine, and you can venture across the famous swinging bridge while taking in the beauty of the Ozarks. Family fun is a top priority, and your crew will love spending time at the Timber Falls Water Park as well as the Lazer Force Lazer Tag Zone. Live performances are featured regularly at the Main Street Music Hall in the downtown area. Plus, there are six golf courses in the area, including the Osage National Golf Club, the Bear Creek Valley Golf Club and more.
If you are wondering what to pack on your trip to Osage Beach, a closer look at the weather and climate is in order. This is an area that has four true seasons for you to enjoy. Spring and fall months often have fluctuating temperatures, but these are gorgeous times of the year to explore the beauty of the Ozarks. Summer months can be very warm and humid, and you will love splashing in the cool waters of the lake during these months. During the winter, high temperatures in the 30s to 50s are common, and snowfall is common as well. It is wise to check the weather forecast before your trip so that you pack appropriately for the weather.
There is a very small airport located in town, the Grand Glaize-Osage Beach Airport, which provides some local service for travelers to enjoy. However, if you would like service at a larger airport that may have more direct flights to and from the area, you may need to fly into either Kansas City or St. Louis. The area is easy to reach by road via Interstate 70. From Interstate 70, take Highway 54 south to the city. You can also reach it view Interstate 44. From Interstate 44, take Highway 5 north.