• Little Niagra

    Chickasaw

    National Recreation Area Oklahoma

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  • Warning to Boaters

    Chickasaw National Recreation area is warning all boat users to be cautious while boating on Lake of the Arbuckles due to low water levels in the lake. More »

  • Swimming Areas Closed

    Due to low water flow in Travertine Creek, the Little Niagara, Panther Falls, and Bear Falls swimming areas are closed until further notice. The Little Niagara and Panther Falls picnic areas remain open.

  • Eagle Bay Boat Launch Closed

    Due to low water in Lake of the Arbuckles, Eagle Bay Boat Launch is closed.

Amphibians

Amphibian species found in the park


Western narrow-mouthed toad

Red-spotted toad

Common toad

Plains green toad

Dwarf American toad

Great plainstoad

Couch's spadefoot

Hurter's spadefoot

Plains spadefoot

Blanchard's cricket frog

Spotted chorus frog

Western chorus frog

Strecker's chorus frog

Bullfrog

Southern leopard frog

Plains leopard frog

Gray treefrog

Tiger salamander

Small mouthed salamander

Did You Know?

Park Rangers at Buffalo Spring, 1969

Chickasaw National Recreation Area is older than Grand Canyon National Park. Originally established in 1902, the park was designated Platt National Park in 1906 and redesignated Chickasaw NRA in 1976. The Grand Canyon was first designated a National Monument in 1908. More...