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 »
Chickasaw National Recreation Area Picnic Pavilion Reservations Now Available Online
Contact: Lauren Gurniewicz, 580-622-7282
Superintendent Bruce Noble is happy to announce that Chickasaw National Recreation Area’s picnic pavilions are now available for reservation on the national reservation system currently used for the park’s campgrounds. You are now able to reserve and pay for the
This change will allow the National Park Service to provide better customer service by allowing reservations and payments to be made on-line or by phone at your convenience. An additional Special Use Permit may be required for activities such as weddings or other events that involve the use of structures, banners, entertainment, etc. If you have any questions as to whether a Special Use permit is required, contact Charlotte Stratton, 580-622-7220.
Superintendent Bruce Noble said, “The staff at Chickasaw National Recreation Area looks forward to continuing to serve visitors in 2011 and asks for your continued support in all that we do to make your park visits an enjoyable experience.”
Did You Know?
Russell E. Dickenson, eleventh Director of the National Park Service (May, 1980-March, 1985) served as Chief Ranger at Platt National Park [the present-day Platt Historic District in Chickasaw National Recreation Area] from 1953 to 1955. More...