General Store

Mano General Store

The Mano General Store is located at the center of the marina. Here you can find food, ice and camping necessities. Stop in for a refreshing hand-dipped ice cream cone and check out our souvenirs and apparel. Live bait and tackle is always on hand for our fishermen friends. For our boaters, we have a variety of marine toys and equipment.

Pre-Season Hours of Operation



Beginning March 1, 2015

Open from 9am to 5pm Friday through Monday.

Bear’s Den Ice Cream

Cool off with a refreshing hand-dipped ice cream cone. We have 16 flavors of hand-dipped ice cream and a wide variety of delicious toppings. From our enthusiastic crew members, to the shared laughter of a family enjoying a delicious treat together, if it makes you happy, then we are doing our jobs right!

Hunting & Fishing Permits

Fishing Permits

Get all of your fishing and hunting permits for Missouri and Arkansas (resident and non-resident) right here at the store.

More about Fishing Permits

Boating Permits

Boat Permits

Need a Missouri Boater Permit?  Don’t worry we have you covered. There are two options here at Big M Marina.

  • Official Boater Safety Education Course-take this Missouri State approved online course, print your temporary certificate, and be on the water in just a few hours. CLICK HERE TO START!
  • Out of State Renters can qualify a one-time temporary boating permit. Call Today for details at 417-271-3853.