• 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.

Buffalo Springs

Buffalo Springs area, circa 1935
Buffalo Springs area, circa 1935. Taken shortly after the completion of CCC work, this photograph shows the spring enclosure and nearby parking area.
NPS/Chickasaw National Recreation Area
 

Buffalo Spring surfaces in a rock-bound pool in a restful glade near the eastern edge of the park.

Did You Know?

President Theodore Roosevelt

Platt National Park [the present-day Platt Historic District in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area] was the fifth National Park established by President Theodore Roosevelt. More...