Perks of the Park

Big Elk has so much to offer in the way of camping and floating, but we also know that sometimes you are just looking for a great place to get outdoors with your family and friends.  Our day passes include access to all of the perks of the park! Our animal pen is popular for kids, located close to the merry-go-round. We have lots of fun games to lend you while you are here such as horseshoes, washers, disc golf and more.  

We’re adding to the list every year and the treasure abounds.  There’s no better place to spend your time than right here, at Big Elk.  

Here’s the fun you’ll find at Big Elk, today!


Never planned a camping trip? Use these 5 tips to get started.

  If you’ve never been camping, you may have endless questions. But we’re here to help that unknowning of what to do. Don’t overthink it! It’s easy, and once you have planned your first trip, you’ll be hooked forever. First things first, you need to: 1. Decide on date and make reservations. You’ve got to

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Fishing at Big Elk is the best because we care about customer service the most.

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Day Passes

So much fun, right on the river.Our park is unique in that it is right off the highway but still tucked away with abounding serenity. If you are looking to cool off on a hot day, we invite you to visit us. Our day passes are $10/person 8 and above. Day passes include access to

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Fun in McDonald County

This beautiful area of Southwest Missouri is just a jaunt from Arkansas, Oklahoma & Kansas.  With many hidden treasures it would behoove you to spend a few nights camping with us and your days exploring the many things there are to do in this great County.

Check out some of the cool things we know about.

Tell us some of the fun things you know about too!

More than Float Trips

There’s more than just floating in Pineville MissouriEver thought about making a trip to Southwest Missouri? Well it may seem like all there is to do is camping and floating but there is so much more to our sweet little town. Are you adventurous? Well you must be slightly to be reading this post. We wanted

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