Little Niagara Swimming Area Closed
Due to low water flow in Travertine Creek, the Little Niagara and Panther Falls swimming areas are closed until further notice. The Little Niagara and Panther Falls picnic areas remain open.
Read with a Ranger at the Travertine Nature Center
Contact: Eric Leonard, 580 622-7282
Park Rangers at Chickasaw National Recreation Area invite children ages 5-8 to come to a “Read with a Ranger” program on two Friday afternoons during the month of August. Children will learn about the park, and share good books and stories with friends and the rangers. The park’s Teacher-Ranger-Teacher, Marci Doussette, will conduct the “Read with a Ranger” program at the Travertine Nature Center auditorium. The programs will occur August 6 and August 13 at 3:00 p.m.
For more information on this or other summer programs, please call the Travertine Nature Center at 580 622-7234. See you there!
Did You Know?
In 1904 Forest Townsley was appointed the first park ranger in Platt National Park [the Platt Historic District in today's Chickasaw National Recreation Area]. In 1913 he transferred to Yosemite National Park, where he later became Chief Ranger. More...