Shady Beach Campground is located on the Elk River just north of Noel, in Southeast Missouri. At Shady Beach Campground we offer air-conditioned cabins, vacation home rentals, primitive tent sites and RV sites with water & electric. We also have 1/4 mile of beachfront for relaxing and swimming for our guests of all ages. We have select area for groups with mixed camping preferences. Be sure to book your Float Trip (required to camp with us from Memorial Day to Labor Day)! You can float the Elk River or the Pine River (if the water is running). During your stay, visit our onsite camp store, which offers a large variety of merchandise coffee, cappuccino, cold beer (walk-in cooler), soft-serve ice cream and camping essentials such as firewood, water shoes, water guns, ice, or other forgotten necessities.

10% Off House Rentals (Sunday Thursday)

Rent one of our houses (sleeping 8 or more) for two consecutive weekdays – get 10% off!

While spending time at the campground take advantage of the free wi-fi access, as well as the bathhouse facility with free hot showers. Shady Beach Campground is dedicated to providing you a pleasant and relaxing place to stay with owners living on the campground. Shady Beach prides itself on outstanding service while helping to coordinate your canoeing, kayaking or rafting needs.

Premier Rental Canoes, Kayaks, Rafts & More for your Elk River Float Trip

Shady Beach Campground offers premium quality canoes, kayaks, rafts and other float gear along with the finest in service. You’ll take a trip along the scenic Elk River in Missouri’s Ozark Mountains region west downriver to Shady Beach Campground in Noel, Missouri, where the staff will be waiting to transport you back to Shady Beach!


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