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Beautiful Lake

This beautiful lake is just off highway 36 on the west side of Macon. Join the locals who exercise... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Branson, Missouri
-A GREAT place to spend the day-

The beach is GREAT!!! My younger two children and I stopped at Macon Beach on our way to Hannibal... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Kansas City, Missouri
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Looking for a place to get a watersports fix? Long Branch State Park’s three boat ramps provide access to sprawling and picturesque Long Branch Lake. Want to get some fishing in? The park offers some of the best bass fishing in northern Missouri and...more
28615 Visitor Center Rd, Macon, MO 63552-3326
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This beautiful lake is just off highway 36 on the west side of Macon. Join the locals who exercise by walking the dam. Visit the swimming area, or rent a boat and go fishing. If you want to stay a while, bring your tent or...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The beach is GREAT!!! My younger two children and I stopped at Macon Beach on our way to Hannibal, MO to spend the weekend exploring The Tom Sawyer town. It is one of the nicest and more enjoyable man made beaches we have visited. The...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank scatterbrainmom1968
Reviewed September 11, 2018 via mobile

Very nice campground. There are a few sites on the water. Nice clean bathhouse. Electric hook ups. No water hook up. Dump station.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank retiredcatlady
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. In town on business and I needed a safe place to walk. This place is extremely well maintained. The public recreation Are is awesome. They have a campground that can service tents to any size camper. I will definitely be back..

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stacyp164
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

My wife's family reunion was in Macon and many of her family members stayed at the campgrounds. We traveled up to eat with them Friday night at their campsites and the kids played together with family and children from other campsites. We went home that...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mhuff612
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

We have stopped by this campground many times. It is beautiful and the spacious sites are paved. Restroom facilities are excellent. It is quite near a large lake. The only drawback for us is having to find a water spigot near us.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Margot S
Reviewed February 20, 2018

Great location that's not too far from the greater St. Louis area. Great lake with boat ramp and awesome beach area. Great for families and people looking to get away with plenty of fishing options.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank SLEDGE1100
Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

It’s a pretty view across the water. Quiet. Nothing amazing view wise. Nothing was open when I visited so cannot comment on that.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank 164julietr
Reviewed August 15, 2017

We found this park on a stroke of luck and it is one of our favorite places to camp. The campsites are big, mostly level and you are within walking distance to the clean shower house as well as the swimming area. They have a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank nghtrn03
Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Great place to boat. Nice big lake, had it pretty much all to ourselves when we were there. Beautiful. Don't expect a lot of action, such as at Lake of the Ozarks. This is a quiet lake with no business or houses on it. There...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Response from michael r | Reviewed this property |
Most of the sites are set up for motor homes so they are paved and have water and elec. They are in the trees so they are shady and nice. For pictures I would ask the state or federal parks offices. Sorry!