My Happy Place

My Happy Place

Boaters tell us why they love Lake of the Ozarks, and some favorite memories of sunny days on the water. Ben VensI grew up spending summers at the Lake with family and working. I have been a full-timer now for almost three years.What I love most about the...

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Millstone Marina & RV Resort

by Janet DabbsThe new Millstone Marina & RV Resort has a magnificent cliffside view that stretches both directions on the 7 Mile Marker along the main channel of the beautiful Lake of the Ozarks. This panoramic view is breathtaking and perfect for...

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Lake History: The Lake Of The Ozarks In The 1930s

The Lake of the Ozarks has evolved from a rustic hunting and fishing destination to the boating Mecca of the Midwest. Here’s a peek at the first four decades: from the building of the dam in 1932 to the start of the Lake’s heyday in the 1960s. 1930s — The...

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Editor’s Note: A Lake Story

Before the dam was built, what would one day be Lake of the Ozarks was a largely undeveloped area, with tiny communities scratching out a living in the rocky Ozark soil. Through the years, people arrived to play at a Lake built first for power, but whose...

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