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Chickasaw National Recreation Area

State Highway 177, Sulphur, OK 73086
+1 580-622-7234
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Nice stop

My family stopped here while passing by on a road trip. It added a few minutes to our trip but was... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Elizabeth K
via mobile
Family hiking

My son and I went to Sulfur to hike. It was over the holiday so there were lots of people. Most... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dana B
Shawnee, Oklahoma
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The state's first national park.
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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State Highway 177, Sulphur, OK 73086
+1 580-622-7234
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family stopped here while passing by on a road trip. It added a few minutes to our trip but was definitely worth it. The park is beautiful. We had packed a lunch and ate at the picnic area near Little Niagara. The picnic area...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My son and I went to Sulfur to hike. It was over the holiday so there were lots of people. Most play in the water , which was so clear. The trail are wide and easy to navigate. There were of the beaten path trails...More

Thank Dana B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have lived in Oklahoma all of my life and have never visited this area....big mistake. I will visit again this next summer for some more hiking and swimming in the clear water stream.

Thank Ron A
Reviewed 17 August 2017

Every summer we go to the Chickasaw National Recreation area several times to recharge from the North Texas Heat in the very cool spring waters of this beautiful area. Camping spaces go quick due to the proximity of the spring fed creeks. Picnicking areas are...More

Thank Kelly W
Reviewed 10 August 2017

On reading up on this place on nps.gov, we headed straight to Travertine Nature Center. We picked up a map and walked to Antelope and Buffalo Springs (1.2 mile roundtrip). On the way there are a couple of trails (0.6 mile and 0.5 mile roundtrip)...More

2  Thank Gautam05
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

This place was awesome and beautiful. There are lots of places to see, hike, bike, drive camp and picnic here. There stream was crystal clear and waterfalls were small and just right to swim in.There is places for tent camping and RVing. The restrooms were...More

Thank Kirk W
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The museum was nice, cool place to visit. It's right off the path of Little Niagara. The water is clear & cool. It's definitely a place I will visit again. Went on Wednesday afternoon. Arrived around noon & still had a picnic table to house...More

Thank Sara G
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I took my motorcycle to Chickasaw NRA and truly enjoyed myself in the cool, spring water flowing all throughout the park. There were tons of people there, but if you are patient, you can find your own secluded spot to lay in the water and...More

1  Thank Bob D
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Lovely park with streams running through it. Has Little Niagara which has a water fall. We used to take our boys and their friends to the park every year. Great picnic areas, nature center. Natural springs. Camp sites. Wonderful place to visit for at least...More

Thank travrept
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

I prefer the water here over Turner falls! It is remote and people seem to be respectable! Looking forward to coming Back for some Fall camping with the family! We enjoyed the view and the wildlife! You can really just enjoy this place! Peaceful!

1  Thank JenjaBar
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11 August 2017|
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Response from Bj K | Reviewed this property |
Oooops! Sorry, I didn't see this until now. Rentals around here are tough. I would know where to send you. Call my sister, she knows everything my wife doesn't know. 580-622-5513. Good luck if you're still... More
13 July 2017|
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Response from garyf431 | Reviewed this property |
Any of the area sites are good to drive to Turner Falls and 777 Zipline above Turner Falls. Yes, pets are allowed in the park. There are no canoe or kayak rentals but River Bottom Float Trips are available on the Washita... More
Lindsey B
29 June 2017|
Response from Jennifer Q | Reviewed this property |
The buckhorn sites are my favorite