Missouri Life Benton County 2015 : Page 2
COLE CAMP LINCOLN WARSAW Benton County COLE CAMP • LINCOLN • WARSAW Where Missouri’s Great Lakes Meet Lake of the Ozarks LAKE OF THE OZARKS sprawls across the eastern side of Benton County. Yes, it’s true! Benton County is on the Lake of the Ozarks. Although many people might not realize it, Lake of the Ozarks starts at the Truman Dam in Warsaw. At 92 miles long, the Lake of the Ozarks has 1,150 miles of shoreline and 55,000 square acres of water fun and recreation. Benton County is the gateway to the most signiﬁ cant lakes in Missouri, and the county perfect for numerous recreational activities: boating, ﬁ shing, water skiing, sailing, camping, hunting, horseback riding, and hiking.