Resorts and Outdoor Destinations
Experience Johnny Morris’ Nature Resorts
Driven by Johnny Morris’ passion for creating signature experiences that help families connect to nature and each other, our resorts and outdoor destinations invite guests to experience the great outdoors like never before. Natural beauty, quality craftsmanship, attention to detail and family fun are the hallmarks of every location.
Today our world-class destinations host more than seven million guests annually. Families return to experience our genuine Ozarks hospitality and inviting accommodations year after year to establish new memories and traditions.
Resorts and outdoor destinations
Big Cedar Lodge
America’s Premier Wilderness Resort
Inspired by a commitment to conservation, Johnny Morris created Big Cedar Lodge as a destination for families and friends to connect in the great outdoors. This remote haven of natural beauty is spread out over 4,600 acres where rustic luxury is tucked into the rugged landscape of the Missouri Ozark Mountains, overlooking Table Rock Lake. 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 other outdoor adventures, Big Cedar Lodge is a world-class resort where you and your family will make memories to last a lifetime.
Camp Long Creek
at Big Cedar Lodge
Discover Big Cedar’s newest overnight experience at Camp Long Creek, combining camping and comfort. Situated on Table Rock Lake, enjoy a serene backdrop while relaxing in one of the unique accommodations: camp huts, camp cabins or glamping tents. Our newest addition is specially designed for the whole family and features pet-friendly units and a full-service marina, all just minutes from the Big Cedar activities and attractions you love.
Big Cedar Golf
America’s Next Great Golf Destination
Big Cedar Lodge has quickly earned a reputation as America’s Next Great Golf Destination. Golf offerings have been in the national spotlight as global stars like Justin Timberlake and Mark Wahlberg have made appearances at special events. Paired with course designs and amenities from the biggest names in the golf world, including the late Arnold Palmer, Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Tiger Woods, Bill Coore, Ben Crenshaw, Tom Watson and Tom Fazio, golf at Big Cedar is quickly becoming a bucket list destination for golfers and families alike.
- #1 Family Golf Destination in America – GOLF Magazine
- One of the Best Resorts in the Country – US News & World Report
- Best New Public Course in the World – Golf Digest (Ozarks National)
Big Cypress Lodge
Outdoor Paradise Lodging in Downtown Memphis
Big Cypress Lodge is a true one-of-a-kind getaway, located in Bass Pro Shops at the Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee. This charming overnight destination boasts 105 rustic accommodations that overlook a Cypress swamp with 100-foot Cypress Trees, an alligator pond, fish ponds and 525,000 square feet of immersive shopping fun. The Pyramid is also home to an underwater bowling alley and three unique dining experiences, a full-service spa, and the nation’s tallest free-standing elevator, which takes you 300 feet in the air to glass observation decks where you can take in the gorgeous views of downtown Memphis and the Mississippi River.
- One of the Best Resorts in the USA – U.S. News and World Report
- Named by Travel + Leisure as a top hotel in Tennessee two years in a row
- Trip Advisor Certificate of Excellence
Bass Pro Shops Angler’s Lodge
Bass Pro Shops Angler’s Lodge has two convenient locations. Angler’s Lodge in Hollister, Missouri, is minutes away from five world-class golfing options at Big Cedar Lodge. Enjoy easy access to courses designed by Coore & Crenshaw, Fazio, Player, Watson, Nicklaus and most recently Tiger Woods. Guests have access to complimentary shuttles to and from the golf course, an indoor pool and meeting space. Angler’s Lodge is also steps away from Tall Tales, an over-the-top sports bar themed restaurant featuring arcade games, billiards, a golf simulator and multiple large-screen TVs.
Angler’s Lodge in Springfield, Missouri, is across the street from the “Grandaddy of All Outdoor Stores” – the original Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Johnny Morris’ Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and Aquarium, White River Conference Center and more. Guests enjoy inviting accommodations and great amenities like complimentary breakfast and an indoor pool.
Wilderness Club at Big Cedar is a vacation ownership resort created in partnership with Bluegreen Vacations. It offers the rustic elegance and the tradition of personal service that have become the hallmarks of Big Cedar Lodge. Since the first cabins were built back in 2001, the Wilderness Club at Big Cedar resort collection has grown to three resorts, all located on beautiful Table Rock Lake. The Wilderness Club at Big Cedar, the Cliffs at Long Creek, and Paradise Point Resort make available 685 high-end vacation ownership lodge units and cabins that include a variety of floor plans from studios to five-bedroom patio homes.
Bluegreen Vacation Club
Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s has an extended partnership with Bluegreen Vacation Club, a points-based vacation ownership program that helps millions of families experience some of the most naturally beautiful destinations in America, allowing even more people to connect with the outdoors.