Oklahoma State Parks: Lake Texoma State Park

July 17, 2017 0
By Laci Jones Warm breeze, cool water, flip flops and sunscreen. Summertime has officially arrived in Oklahoma. As Oklahoma’s second largest lake with more than 89,000 acres of water, Lake Texoma is popular destination to […]

Oklahoma State Parks: Sequoyah State Park

April 28, 2017 0
By Laci Jones Located in Cherokee County, Sequoyah State Park showcases the history and heritage of the Cherokee Indian Nation. Sequoyah was a Cherokee Indian who invented the alphabet. Near Tahlequah and Muskogee, Sequoyah State […]

Oklahoma State Parks: Gloss Mountain State Park

April 19, 2017 0
By Laci Jones Gloss Mountain State Park, located north of Fairview, Okla., was named after the chain of mountains across Major County. The mountains are flat top mesas capped with gypsum rock, said Mark Stubsten, […]

Oklahoma State Parks: Keystone Lake State Park

March 20, 2017 0
By Laci Jones The year 2017 marks the 80th birthday of Oklahoma State Parks. State parks across the state will be celebrating the anniversary including Keystone State Park. Located just 20 minutes west of Tulsa, […]

Oklahoma State Park: Lake Murray State Park Part 1

December 16, 2016 0
By Laci Jones As Oklahoma’s oldest and largest state park, Lake Murray State Park offers south-central Oklahoma visitors beautiful scenery, rich history and recreational activities. Lake Murray State Park, located south of Ardmore, Okla., was […]

Oklahoma State Park: Great Plains State Park

November 16, 2016 0
By Laci Jones If you are looking for a state park that has it all—history, activities and scenery, look no further than Great Plains State Park. Near Mountain Park, Okla., Great Plains State Park is […]

Oklahoma State Parks: Lake Wister State Park

September 21, 2016 0
By Laci Jones Debra Reininger, park manager of Lake Wister State Park, is always shocked when people tell her they have never heard of Lake Wister State Park near Poteau, Okla., and Heavener, Okla. However, […]
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