Nestled amid the rolling hills of central Missouri the serpentine Lake of the Ozarks is one of the most amazing lakes for summer vacation. Its one of the largest manmade lakes in the US which was created by the Bagnell Dam in 1931. Being one of the best destinations for golf and fishing it hosts a few prestigious golf tournaments and worldclass boating. Lake of the Ozarks boasts more than 1150 miles of shoreline and is surrounded by a great number of wonderful accommodations including camping and rustic cabins. You can enjoy exploring underground caves fishing boating parasailing swimming and even shopping.