Shepherd of the Hills North Pole Experience Walk-thru Christmas Attraction

Shepherd of the Hills North Pole Experience Walk-thru Christmas Attraction

Address: Shepherd of the Hills Adventure Park, Branson, 5586 W HWY 76, 65616
Contact Phone: 417-334-4191
This magical walk through experience takes you on a journey through thousands of twinkling lights, visit Santa’s Workshop, Old Matt’s Cabin, Inspiration Tower & more! New family tradition this Christmas at North Pole Adventure only @ Shepherd of the Hills.

We suggest getting here before dark to enjoy all the activities outside. The Trail of Lights is NOT included.

  • REAL-LIVE REINDEER - Visit, take photos of the real-live Reindeer at the Stardust Stables that came all the way from the North Pole! *Please note: Guests are only welcome to look at reindeer.
  • SANTA’S WORKSHOP - Santa is here till Dec 23rd! Step into Santa’s workshop & be taken back to the 1800s. Photos can be taken during your visit (professional photos additional cost). Santa’s hours: 3PM – 9PM.
  • Create paper gingerbread houses & write a letter to Santa. Before leaving make sure to check out the toys Santa is building to take to good kids.
  • MAGICAL 100FT LIGHTED ARCHWAY - Best photo-op for great Christmas pics!
  • CHRISTMAS CAROLING - Join our singers in singing Christmas songs you know and love. (Weekends!)
  • RUDOLPH’S HAYRIDE - Hayride thru the North Pole.
  • OLD MATT’S CABIN - Visit & step inside Historic Old Matt’s Cabin.
  • LITTLE ELVES PLAYGROUND - A wonderland of playful adventure with a fun barn hay maze, tree house village, petting zoo, 9-hole mini golf & more.
  • MORGAN CHAPEL CHURCH - a lantern-lit path leads to the true meaning of Christmas.
  • SHEPHERD’S TRADITIONAL DISPLAYS - stroll the streets of the Shepherd Farm & experience traditional displays that have been around for 30+ yrs.
  • NORTH POLE TOWER - Ho Ho Ho, up 200 feet you go - a scenic view of Christmas in Branson!
  • CHALLENGE ROPES COURSE - for families or solo-explorers our outdoor Ropes Course stands tall next to the iconic Inspiration Tower & boasts the same incredible views coupled with an exciting ascent.
  • COPPERHEAD MOUNTAIN COASTER - One Ride included in Santa’s Super Pass! Branson’s longest downhill Mtn Coaster snakes thru loops, drops, curves in the beautiful Ozark Mtns.


The Trail of Lights is located on the Shepherd of the Hills Historic Homestead on Highway 76, 2 miles west of the RFD TV Theater.

Hours of Operation

Open 3pm-9pm on Sundays (Nov. 14 & 21, Dec. 5, 12, 19, and 26) and Wed & Th Nov. 24 & 25, Dec. 22 & 23, and Mon-Th Dec. 27-30

Open 3pm-10pm on Fridays & Saturdays Nov. 12-13, 19-20, 26-27, Dec. 3-4, 10-11, 17-18, and Dec. 25.
CLOSED Dec. 24

Restrictions apply.  Non-cancellable.  Refunds are not provided under any circumstance.