With native settlements, watersports on the lake, fishing until sundown, and hiking along nature trails, these Oklahoma state parks bring family bonding and bliss:
Children love to fish in the kids' fishing pond at the park and swim like fishes themselves at the beaches and swimming pool. Hiking trails promise intriguing family excursions. At Driftwood Nature Center, kids can get up close to nature through guided walks, arts and crafts, and hayrides, and see turtles, snakes, and tarantulas. Rent a jet ski at the marina, or enjoy a burger at the Clearwater Café.
From prehistoric black lava rocks to Ozark mountain ridges, these Oklahoma State Parks beckon with hikes through spectacular landscapes:
Whether you're horseback riding or hayriding, jetskiing or rappelling down a mountainside, Oklahoma's state parks are always action packed. Here are some of the best for thrillseekers: