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Sugar  Island

Camp. Swim. Canoe. Kayak. 

ables Sugar Island



About us


Sugar Island is a second gereration family owned and operated campground and Big Sugar Creek outfitter located in Pineville, Missouri.  For the last 38 years the Ables family has grown a small primitive campground in to 11 acres of combined RV and tent camping along with over 100 canoes and kayaks to float Big Sugar Creek. Our goal as family business owners is to create a safe and family friendly enviroment for people of all ages to enjoy and experience the nature of the Ozarks. 



Our sister Campground is Big Rock Park, located 4 miles east of Sugar Island, is an extention of our camping and day use experience.  For more information on Big Rock please call us!

Camp. Swim. Canoe. Kayak.



Day Use: 8:00AM – 8:00PM

6 & Older                           $5.00 per person/perday (5 & Under Free)

Dogs (any size)                 ****must be on a leash at ALL TIMES****



6 & Older                          $10.00 per person/per night (5 & Under free)

Electric                             $7.00 per night/per site

Dogs (any size)                $5.00 (one time fee per stay)

                                          ***leashed at all times***

Monthly rates – See Eddie Ables

Group rates for 10+ see Eddie Ables


Floats on Big Sugar Creek: all equipment must be in by 8:00PM
Canoes                             $36.00 (2 people per boat)

                                         $41.00 (3 people per boat)

                                   ***No more than 3 adults per boat***

Kayaks                             $30.00 1 person kayak

                                         $40.00   2 person kayak

In park use for canoe or kayak       $20.00 per day

Shuttles: includes launch and parking fee

Drive your vehicle             $25.00 to Cyclone

                                          $20.00 to Big Rock

On our trailer                     $20.00 per device

Single launch fee              $2.00 per device (includes parking)


Small                                 $8.00 in park - $10.00 float

Large                                 $10.00 in park - $12.00 float

Double                               $10.00 in park - $12.00 float

Cooler                                $10.00 in park - $12.00 float

making memories


Come have an unforgettable summer with your family and friends on Big Sugar Creek!

Contact us

CALL: 417-223-4410

CALL: 417-389-0076