About Us

Here is a little history about the owners of Hunter’s Friend Resort.  Originally from San Francisco, Mike and Handan Kugler made the move to Branson in August of 2003. Handan was a graduate of Hotel and Tourism Management so it seemed like a natural fit for their first venture into small business ownership. Mike’s background…

Life on the lake

Hands down the best part about being in Branson is THE LAKE!!! Pristine waters – open skiing – affordable rentals – and GREAT sunsets! There are a lot of lakes in the Ozarks but honestly, none of them compare to Table Rock Lake. That’s just the simple truth of the matter. The water is strikingly…

TABLE ROCK LAKE

Tourists who visit Branson are usually not aware that we are located by Table Rock Lake. This pristine lake has 800 miles of shoreline that actually extends to Arkansas. The lake was built by creating a dam over the White River which originates from Fayetteville, Arkansas. There are actually several dams built but Table Rock…