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.
2011 Boat Launch Permits Available
Contact: Lauren Gurniewicz, 580-622-7282
Lake use permit stickers for boat launching on the
The fee machines dispense two receipts for each transaction. These receipts, which are heat and light sensitive, must be redeemed for a red, 2011 annual permit sticker within one week of purchase at the following locations: Travertine Nature Center, 7 days a week, 9:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.; Park Headquarters (1008 W. 2nd Street), Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.; and the Visitor Information Station and the Buckhorn Ranger Station when personnel are available. Boat owners must also bring their current boat registration to obtain the annual sticker. The permit stickers are to be placed on both sides of the watercraft and trailer. The 2011 permits are valid until December 31, 2011.
If eligible, visitors must have their
Did You Know?
When the Lincoln Bridge in the Platt Historic District [the former Platt National Park, 1906-1976] of Chickasaw National Recreation Area was dedicated on February 12, 1909, Mrs. Lucy Bennett climbed to the top of a turret and broke a bottle of mineral water on the wall to christen the structure. More...