Fox Found at Chickasaw National Recreation Area Tested Positive for Rabies
During the week of June 10, park rangers at Chickasaw National Recreation Area caught and euthanized a sick fox that subsequently tested for disease, and found to be infected with the rabies. More »
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 1923 a golf course was built in Platt National Park [the Platt Historic District in the present Chickasaw National Recreation Area]. In 1935 the golf course was ordered closed, and little evidence remains of it today. More...