A remote haven of natural beauty spread out over 4,600 acres where rustic luxury is tucked into the rugged landscape of the Missouri Ozark Mountains, overlooking sparkling Table Rock Lake. Inspired by a commitment to conservation, Johnny Morris, noted conservationist and founder of Bass Pro Shops, created Big Cedar Lodge as a destination for families and friends to connect in the great outdoors. With inviting accommodations, spectacular restaurants, two full-service marinas, five golf courses, a 50,000-square-foot activity center, breathtaking spa, unparalleled fishing and countless outdoor adventures await. Big Cedar Lodge is a world-class resort where you and your family will make memories to last a lifetime.
At Big Cedar Lodge, natural beauty and conservation is celebrated and showcased through everything we do. From nature-inspired accommodations and immersive wildlife attractions to breathtaking views. Johnny Morris hopes to encourage visitors and their families to connect with the nature that surrounds them and learn more about conservation, just as he has done his whole life.
Embracing the natural landscape of the beautiful Ozark Mountains, Big Cedar Lodge offers 362 private accommodations, including grand lodges, numerous on-course golf accommodations, rustic log cabins, lakeside cottages, and inviting camp-style units. All of our accommodations offer the comforts of home wrapped in rustic elegance. Come visit us to unwind and enjoy the peaceful views of the great outdoors.
With three world-class lodges on the property, Big Cedar Lodge offers a variety of inviting rooms, all complete with rustic charm and modern amenities. Each of our lodges features a distinct rusticly elegant aesthetic and unique view of the natural landscape.
The inviting atmosphere of a cottage is the perfect way to connect with nature during your stay. Filled with charm and personality, each cottage features a living area with a TV, Speel Experience bedding and wireless internet access. We have a wide variety of options available, some of which come with well-equipped kitchens and fireplaces, to ensure you find the ultimate retreat.
Tucked away in the timber, these rustic cabin retreats are your home away from home in the great outdoors. Classically cozy and complete with a wood-burning fireplace and luxury tub, each cabin features a private balcony and full kitchens. Your cabin escape, a place where nostalgia creates memories to last a lifetime.
The fun doesn’t end when the sun goes down! Our overnight experience, Camp Long Creek, combines camping with comfort. You’ll enjoy the serene backdrop while relaxing in one of our unique accommodations – shepherds huts, camp cabins or glamping tents.
Camp Long Creek is located on the shores of Table Rock Lake, conveniently near Long Creek Marina, and just minutes from Big Cedar Lodge. You’ll find some of the best fishing and water sports in the country. Plus, you’ll have access to unforgettable amenities during your stay – dining, campfires, lake views and more.
Located on the ridge below the Mountain Top Clubhouse, Payne’s Valley Cottages provide sweeping views of the Ozark mountains. These cottages are also a golf lover’s dream with views of the golf course. These cottages are some of the newest accommodations at Big Cedar Lodge, and they feature stone fireplaces, private patios, full kitchens and more.
Whether you’re heading out for a trip with the golf buddies or enjoying a family getaway, Payne’s Valley offers a pristine setting close to world-class golf just 15 minutes away from all of the award-winning amenities and activities Big Cedar Lodge has to offer.
Check-in for these accommodations is located in the Mountain Top Clubhouse. Complimentary shuttles are available upon request.
The exclusive accommodations at Big Cedar Lodge blend the comfort of home with the luxury of a resort – making your stay unforgettable every time. Whether you need space for the whole family or a relaxing getaway spot for two, our world-class lodging will leave you in awe of the natural beauty of the ozarks and the craftsmanship of the space. While each of our exclusive offerings are vastly unique, all offer a living area with a TV, Sleep Experience bedding and wireless internet access.
Inspired by a deep desire to connect people to nature, Johnny Morris, founder of Bass Pro Shops, set out to create one of the greatest golf experiences in the country. Discover the beauty of the Ozarks at some of NATURE’S FINEST™ courses that Big Cedar Lodge has to offer, designed by some of the top names in golf: Tiger Woods, Jack Nicklaus, Tom Watson, Gary Player, Tom Fazio, Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw.
Payne’s Valley is an homage to Ozarks-native and World Golf Hall of Fame member, Payne Stewart. It is the first public-access golf course designed by 82-time PGA TOUR winner, Tiger Woods and his golf course design firm, TGR Design.
Through the creation of PAYNE’S VALLEY GOLF COURSE™, Tiger Woods and Big Cedar Lodge offers a course where players of all skill levels are invited to come together to experience the breathtaking Ozark Mountain Landscape. Enjoy the game’s pristine water features, large fairways and greens, and spectacular 19th hole—the Big Rock at Payne’s Valley™.
Among the world-class courses that Big Cedar Lodge offers, is Ozarks National, Missouri’s first and only golf course designed by architect duo, Bill Coore and Ben Crenshaw. Measuring 7,036 yards from the back tees, this 18-hole course represents all of what the Ozarks terrain has to show.
Move right through the challenging carriers as you admire the beautiful views and a variety of visually appealing approach shots—spotlighting the native habitat that surrounds you. Also appearing throughout the course are several riveting features, including a 400-foot wooden beam and plank bridge, which connects the tee box and fairway of the 13th hole that stands 60-feet above a flowing creek.
Buffalo Ridge has been transformed by the guiding hands of visionary conservationist Johnny Morris and renowned golf course architect Tom Fazio, who redesigned the course layout to immerse players into the striking nature around them. Praised as a top golf course in the region, the 18-hole championship course showcases the charm of the Ozarks with rich native grasses, natural rock formations, caves and creeks, lakes and waterfalls and free-ranging North American bison from nearby Dogwood Canyon Nature Park.
A Jack Nicklaus Signature Course, Top of the Rock Golf Course is the first-ever par-3 course to be included in a professional championship.
Settled high above Table Rock Lake, players can revel in the celebration of nature around them with peaceful waterfalls, wandering creeks, bass-filled ponds and pristine lakes. Keep an eye out for Arnie’s Barn, a magnificent 150-year-old barn relocated from Arnold Palmer’s backyard in Latrobe, PA—complete with historic photos and memorabilia from the legend’s great career achievements. After the game, head over to Top of the Rock Pro Shop and grab the latest in logo golf apparel and goods.
What do you get when you combine the creative genius of Bass Pro Shops founder and noted conservationist Johnny Morris and World Golf Hall of Fame legend Gary Player? None other than Mountain Top Course. Sharing a similar passion for nature and golf, and through a joined pioneering spirit, they created this renowned golf experience fit for all skill levels.
This short, 13-hole course lacks nothing short of a remarkable experience for golfers. Intertwined through unforgettable rock formations, Mountain Top Course includes some of the most dramatic views in the Ozarks. With thousands of hours put into pick and shovel excavations, 300-million year old limestone formations were revealed, adding to the unparalleled, over-the-top experience that is Mountain Top Course.
Perhaps the most extraordinary facet of Big Cedar Lodge is the variety of ways you can connect with the great outdoors, enjoy world-class recreation and make memories with your family. Whether you’d like to master bass fishing, enjoy a day out on the fairways or relax in the spa, Big Cedar Lodge offers countless activities and attractions.
We have more than four seasons at Big Cedar Lodge. With five unique seasons, your stay will have a distinct feeling depending on the time of year you visit us. Check out the activities and events that are happening throughout the year.
Food is one of our many passions at Big Cedar Lodge, and we’ve designed some of the finest dining experiences in the region. With award-winning options ranging from casual to fine dining, immerse yourself in our world-class cuisine experiences. Plus, you’ll enjoy genuine Ozarks hospitality, breathtaking views and an unforgettable experience.
This cozy spot located on the lower level of Osage Restaurant is the perfect place to relax after a game of golf, celebrate a special event or simply enjoy dinner. Step out onto the stone patio for breathtaking views and watch the sunset ceremony (offered seasonally), complete with a bagpipe performance and the firing of a Civil War cannon.
Arnie’s Barn offers Mexican inspired cuisine paired with magnificent views of the Cathedral of Nature below. To honor Arnold Palmer, the barn was transported from his hometown of Latrobe, Pennsylvania to its location today at Top of the Rock, where it was carefully reassembled by local Amish craftsmen.
Combining the best of southern homestyle cooking with rustic decor, Devil’s Pool offers an unforgettable casual dining experience. Hand-wrought metal chandeliers cast a warm glow over antique furnishings and our 100-year-old mahogany bar. Outdoor seating is available as weather permits.
Located downstairs from Devil’s Pool, Buzzard Bar provides a warm welcome with comfortable seating and antique furnishings. Outdoor seating is available on our patio overlooking the pool. Every evening, we feature local entertainers, including our own Singin’ Cowboy performing decades of favorites.
Perched high in the hills and overlooking Mountain Top Course and Payne’s Valley Course, this lodge-style restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal after a round on the links or a date night with some of the best views in the Ozarks.
Built in the early 1920s as a country retreat for Frisco Railroad executive Harry Worman, The Worman House has been expanded and meticulously restored to its original beauty. With stunning views of the lake, custom themed cocktails and gourmet food, you’ll enjoy an unforgettable evening.
With sweeping views of the Ozark Mountains, Osage Restaurant is one of Big Cedar’s can’t-miss experiences! Enjoy upscale regional cuisine, an inviting atmosphere and top-tier service.
Located inside Fun Mountain, Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl & Grill offers a full-service menu of tasty favorites and sweet treats. Enjoy burgers, sandwiches, pizza, salads, and more.
This poolside cabana restaurant is a delightful spot to unwind and indulge in delicious food. The menu boasts an array of mouth-watering options including crisp salads, juicy burgers, cheesy pizza, satisfying sandwiches and more. The ambiance is perfect for a lazy afternoon by the pool. Come, relax, and savor the flavors of this delectable menu.
Fun Mountain may be for the kid in all of us, but the Blue Fin Lounge offers a place for adults to relax with appetizers or their favorite drink or enjoy any of the tasty favorites from Uncle Buck’s Fish Bowl & Grill menu. Now serving Missouri craft beers. Children are welcome to accompany adults.
Full of 1920s Tudor style, this historic Big Cedar original destination offers breakfast, lunch and delicious treats all day. Stop by Truman Cafe & Custard to enjoy a meal, baked goods, custard, specialty coffee and complimentary wireless internet access – all served with the best hospitality around.
Serving a full selection of breakfast, lunch and dinner items in the comfort of your room, our Room Service team delivers when your family is hungry. If you’re staying in a cabin or cottage with a kitchen or grill, ask about our Backyard Baskets. We’ll bring everything you need for a complete and delicious meal to prepare just as you like it. Choose from KC strip steak, all-natural chicken, fresh ground Angus burgers, hot dogs or a hearty breakfast.
Tall Tales Bar & Grill is just footsteps away from the entrance of the Bass Pro Angler’s Lodge in Hollister, MO. This full-service restaurant offers an over-the-top sports bar theme while serving up a taste of the Ozarks with plenty of fun to be had. Open to the public, guests are able to enjoy delicious cuisine, arcade games, billiards, a golf simulator, and multiple large-screen TVs. Be sure to enjoy our daily happy hour from 4:00 – 6:00 PM and late-night drink special from 10PM – 12 AM on weekends.
Walk up to the window of our vintage Airstream and enjoy a delicious treat and refreshing beverage before hitting the water.
Follow the stone-lined stairwell from Osage Restaurant down to the expansive End of the Trail All-American Wine Cellar. You’ll find a full wine bar of unique and fine wines offered by the glass, a whiskey room and a cigar humidor.
Dine on the water! Enjoy the natural beauty of the Ozarks and a delicious meal while cruising Table Rock Lake on our custom-built 62′ luxury yacht, Lady Liberty. This distinctive yacht has a beautifully appointed main cabin, a unique fantail veranda, and a spacious, open-air upper deck. In addition to regularly scheduled cruises, Lady Liberty is available for private celebrations as well as corporate and group events. Add a touch of sophistication and charm to your next dining event; cruise the lake aboard the Lady Liberty!
During our cool or wet weather days, the Lady Liberty crew encapsulates the upper dining and lower deck spaces to ensure a warm and dry boating experience while still providing beautiful views of Table Rock Lake!
Visit the award-winning, 18,000-square-foot Cedar Creek Spa & Salon for a day of rest, relaxation, and self-care. Complete with hand-hewn timber ceilings, natural stone floors, handcrafted stained-glass accents and antique-style chandeliers, the spa creates a lush and tranquil environment for a day of pampering. A grand double staircase will lead you to one of 11 luxuriously appointed treatment rooms, each featuring its own fireplace. The full-service salon is also equipped with massaging pedicure chairs and plush sofas.
From massage treatments, to body treatments, to facial treatments, and so much more, guests can enjoy all the relaxation and pampering that Cedar Creek Spa has to offer.
Phone: (800) 225-6343
190 Top of the Rock Rd, Ridgedale, MO 65739