Lake of the Ozarks Lake Getaways
The Lake of the Ozarks is the largest man-made, non-flood control lake in the United States. Built to provide hydroelectric power for customers of Union Electric, the lake is also a major regional tourist destination. The majority of the shoreline is privately owned with over 70,000 homes which including thousands of vacation home and cabins. More than 3 million people visit the lake annually and makeing it a major a major resort area.