#10 Mingo & Duck Creek: Mingo National Wildlife Refuge in Puxico, Missouri - You can enter the refuge at the following locations: Bluff Road at Highway 51, Schoolhouse Access (Highway 51), Mingo Job Corps (Highway T), Rabbit Ridge Road (County Road 518), and McGee Gate (County Road 513). Entrance permits are required year-round for entering the refuge. The permits are available at the refuge office. Daily Permit ($3.00; available at the entrance kiosks)
Branson, Missouri: Branson Landing, fountain 'Fire and Water Show.' ~ Nestled against Lake Taneycomo, Branson Landing features a scenic boardwalk along the 1.5 mile lakefront, over 100 specialty stores & 26 dining options. Beginning at noon each day the Lake Taneycomo lakefront erupts w/ a spectacular fountain show featuring water, light, fire & music w/ a special 2 show presentation at 7pm.
Take a gorgeous cruise on Table Rock Lake in Branson, Missouri, aboard the Showboat Branson Belle. Sightsee on the deck before you head inside for a unique show and delicious three-course meal. Choose from dinner or lunch for an unforgettable experience.