“FORE!”…a phrase you are likely to hear echoing through the air in and around Branson. Called “America’s Newest Golf Destination” by, Branson is quickly becoming recognized as a destination location for golfers and their families from all around the world.

18 hole Public courses include Branson Creek 18 hole 7,036 yard par 71 course (888) 772-9990, Holiday Hills 18 hole 5,771 yard course with a par of 68 (417) 334-4838, Murder Rock’s 18 hole 6,700 yard par 71 course, Payne Stewart’s 2 golf courses including a 7,324 yard 18 hole course with a par of 72 (417) 337-2963, Pointe Royale’s 18 hole 6,067 yard course with a par of 70 (866) 334-4477, and Thousand Hills 18 hole 5,111 yard course with a part of 64 (800) 864-4145.

9 hole Public courses include the municipally run Don Gardner Par 3 9 hole course in Branson (417) 337-8510, and public golfing is also available at nearby Kimberling City’s Fisher Creek Country Club’s 2,053 yard par 34 course (417) 739-4370.

Many courses have golf pros available for personal lessons for both new and experienced golfers, and there are also several golf outings and tournaments throughout the season.

Golf equipment and accessories is easy to find at the many outlet malls and sporting goods stores around town, whether you need some new golf balls or a whole new set of clubs. If you need it, someone has it for sale in Branson.

If miniature golf is more your speed, there are many miniature golf courses across town, offering different scenery and experiences for you and your family to enjoy.