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Arkansas River - Robert S. Kerr Pool National Park

10 Activites Phone: (918)-489-5541 Distance: 12.48 miles

Robert S. Kerr Lock and Dam is located along the Arkansas River Navigation System. The lake area is beautiful any time of the year. It is especially scenic when flowering shrubs and leaf buds decorate the landscape with a soft glow in spring, or when the brilliant colors of fall start to unfold. You can see these magnificent changes from one of our many Public Use Area's or from our Short Mountai...

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Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge Park

7 Activites Phone: (918)-773-5252 Email: chad_ford@fws.gov Distance: 13.78 miles

Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge was established in 1970 to provide habitat for waterfowl and other migratory birds and to provide food and cover for resident wildlife. The refuge was named in honor of Sequoyah, a Cherokee Native American who developed an alphabet for the Cherokee language.

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Tenkiller Ferry Lake National Park

11 Activites Phone: (918)-487-5252 Distance: 16.92 miles

Recreation opportunities abound in the Lake Tenkiller area. Nestled in the Cookson Hills of eastern Oklahoma, this body of water is known as "Oklahoma's Clear Water Wonderland" and its reputation is well deserved. The lake is well known by fisherman, pleasure boaters and scuba divers as the best place for water-based activities. Just the fact that there are 10 marinas and over 20 launching ramps h...

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Arkansas River - W.D. Mayo Pool National Park

5 Activites Phone: (918)-489-5541 Distance: 18.04 miles

Nearby Indian mounds date from 700-1500 A.D.

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Fort Smith National Historic Site

Rank: 251 1 Activites Email: michael_groomer@nps.gov Distance: 20.30 miles

From the establishment of the first Fort Smith on December 25, 1817, to the final days of Judge Isaac C. Parker's jurisdiction over Indian Territory in 1896, Fort Smith National Historic Site preserves almost 80 years of history. Explore life on the edge of Indian Territory through the stories of soldiers, the Trail of Tears, dangerous outlaws, and the brave lawmen who pursued them.

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Arkansas River - Webbers Falls Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (918)-487-5252 Distance: 23.74 miles

Webbers Falls Lock and Dam is located at navigation mile 368.9 about 5 miles northwest of the town of Webbers Falls, Oklahoma. The Webbers Falls area attracts many visitors during the early spring when the many flowering trees and shrubs such as redbud and dogwood are in bloom and again in the fall when the many hardwood trees are changing their colors. An observation platform and visitors facili...

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John Paul Hammerschmidt Lake National Park

7 Activites Phone: (501)-667-2129 Distance: 28.38 miles

John Paul Hammerschmidt Lake extends 26 miles along the Arkansas River, about half in Arkansas and half in Oklahoma. The shoreline offers a variety of terrain that includes bottomland hardwood timber banks, steep bluffs, open agricultural fields, and urban developments. Outdoor recreational opportunities exists at four parks. Modern park amenities include boat launching ramps, drinking water, camp...

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Eufaula Lake National Park

13 Activites Phone: (918)-484-5135 Distance: 37.71 miles

Eufaula Lake is the largest lake located entirely in the State of Oklahoma. It is located on the Canadian River, 27 miles upstream from its confluence with the Arkansas River. With over 600 miles of shoreline and 102,000 surface acres, Eufaula offers a variety of recreational opportunities for everyone. The shoreline ranges from vast expanses of sandy beaches to rocky bluffs. Boaters traveling th...

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Wister Lake National Park

10 Activites Phone: (918)-655-7206 Distance: 40.63 miles

Lake Wister is located in the San Bois Mountains on the Poteau River -- the only river that flows north in Oklahoma. Wister Lake was authorized for flood control and conservation by the Flood Control Act of 1938. The project was designed and built by the Tulsa District Corps of Engineers. Construction began in April 1946, and the project was placed in full flood control operation in December 1949....

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Arkansas River - Chouteau Lock And Dam National Park

7 Activites Phone: (918)-682-4314 Distance: 41.90 miles

Named for Col. Auguste P. Chouteau, whose father built a shipyard on the river bank to build keelboats for the fur trade.

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Fort Gibson Lake National Park

14 Activites Phone: (918)-682-4314 Distance: 43.71 miles

Fort Gibson Lake is located on the Grand (Neosho) River about 5 miles northwest of historic Fort Gibson, Oklahoma, from which it draws its name. It is about 7.7 miles above the confluence of the Grand (Neosho) and Arkansas Rivers. The lake lies in Wagoner, Cherokee, and Mayes Counties and extends upriver to the Markham Ferry Dam (Lake Hudson). Northeast Oklahoma has long been noted for its outsta...

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Poteau Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 47.24 miles

The Poteau Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 11,299 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arkansas. In 1984 the Poteau Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an a...

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Logan Cave National Wildlife Refuge Park

Phone: (479)-229-4300 Email: hollabend@fws.gov Distance: 50.43 miles

Logan Cave NWR in Benton County, Arkansas became the 455th National Wildlife Refuge on March 14, 1989 under the Endangered Species Act of 1973. This 123-acre Ozark Mountain refuge, which includes a limestone-solution cave, is located 20 miles west of Fayetteville, Arkansas and approximately 2 miles north of U.S. Highway #412. The Logan Cave area has a very diverse habitat which includes repr...

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Ozark Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (479)-667-2129 Distance: 52.86 miles

Ozark Lake extends 36 miles along the Arkansas River. The shoreline of the lake varies from steep bluffs and tree-lined banks to open farm lands and level fields. Many outdoor activities offer excellent recreational opportunities. Nine parks located along the banks of Ozark Lake offer modern amenities such as boat launching ramps, drinking water, camping areas, picnic sites and other facilities f...

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Pig Trail Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (479)-968-2354 Distance: 53.74 miles

Why is this spectacular scenic route called the Pig Trail Scenic Byway? Well, for one thing, the meandering nature of the route reminds visitors of a trail carved in the woods from wild pigs. Another factor that influenced the name was that this route has been a major travel way for students, sports fans and other University of Arkansas supporters going to and from Fayetteville, Arkansas, home of ...

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Ozark Plateau National Wildlife Refuge Park

1 Activites Phone: (918)-773-5251 Distance: 54.79 miles

Originally known as the Oklahoma Bat Caves National Wildlife Refuge, Ozark Plateau NWR was established for the protection of endangered bats and their habitat. The refuge is made up of several parcels of land located in northeastern Oklahoma. These parcels contain numerous caves considered crucial for the bats' survival. To protect the fragile habitats provided by the caves and the forests surr...

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Talimena Scenic Drive National Park

Phone: (918)-567-3434 Email: jbaldwin01@fs.fed.us Distance: 56.46 miles

Visual delights await those who travel along the Talimena Scenic Drive. See vistas with shades of green in the foreground's forests to blue haze in the distant mountains. Rocky fields and trees gnarled from winter winds and ice testify to the harsh environment the early settlers encountered in these mountains. The Talimena Scenic Byway falls gently like a ribbon over Winding Stair and Rich Moun...

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Talimena Scenic Drive - Oklahoma National Park

Phone: (918)-567-3434 Email: tsd@talihinacc.com Distance: 56.46 miles

Visual delights await those who travel along the Talimena Scenic Drive. See vistas with shades of green in the foreground's forests to blue haze in the distant mountains. Rocky fields and trees gnarled from winter winds and ice testify to the harsh environment the early settlers encountered in these mountains.

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Arkansas River - Newt Graham Pool National Park

7 Activites Phone: (918)-682-4314 Distance: 57.69 miles

The Port of Catoosa, terminal point of the McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System, is nearby.

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Black Fork Mountain Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 58.83 miles

The Black Fork Mountain Wilderness now contains a total of 13,139 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. Arkansas contains approximately 8,350 acres. Oklahoma contains approximately 4,789 acres. In 1984 the Black Fork Mountain Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and ex...

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Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 60.12 miles

The Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness now contains a total of 9,754 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Oklahoma. In 1988 the Upper Kiamichi River Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude...

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Mount Magazine Scenic Byway National Park

Phone: (479)-963-3076 Distance: 62.22 miles

The Mt. Magazine Scenic Byway includes a 20.4 mile segment of Arkansas State Highway 309 from the Magazine District forest boundary south of Paris to just north of Havana. Situated in the western/central portion of Arkansas on the south side of the Arkansas River Valley, this unique scenic byway leads the visitor across the top of Mt. Magazine, the highest mountain in Arkansas. Mt. Magazine Scenic...

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Dry Creek Wilderness National Park

1 Activites Distance: 66.60 miles

The Dry Creek Wilderness now contains a total of 6,310 acres and is managed by the Forest Service. All of the Wilderness is in the state of Arkansas. In 1984 the Dry Creek Wilderness became part of the now over 109 million acre National Wilderness Preservation System. In wilderness, you can enjoy challenging recreational activities and extraordinary opportunities for solitude. In an age of "...inc...

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Blue Mountain Lake National Park

8 Activites Phone: (479)-947-2372 Distance: 68.80 miles

Located in the shadow of Mt. Magazine, Arkansas? highest mountain, Blue Mountain Lake offers many recreational opportunities. Modern campgrounds provide many amenities for land- and water-based outdoor activities. A world-class bird dog field trial area attracts visitors from throughout the United States and other countries. Blue Mountain Lake?s location between two national forests promotes the ...

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Talimena Scenic Drive - Arkansas National Park

Phone: (918)-567-3434 Email: tsd@talihinacc.com Distance: 69.92 miles

The byway treads its way along forested mountain peaks, providing heart-stirring panoramas among some of the highest points Arkansas has to offer. Visitors can explore trails and tombstones at Pioneer Cemetery or stop at the state line that once delineated between the State of Arkansas and the Choctaw Nation.

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