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.
Public Invited to Ribbon-Cutting Event at Veterans Lake
Contact: Lauren Gurniewicz, 580-622-7282
Chickasaw National Recreation Area Superintendent Bruce Noble would like to invite the public to join park staff,
Beginning during the summer of 2010, three significant projects began in this area. The first project included a rehabilitation of the 1930s-era
Superintendent Bruce Noble said, “We hope that area residents and park visitors will join us to celebrate at
Did You Know?
Both of the lakes found in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area are man-made reservoirs. Veterans Lake was built by the WPA in 1936 and added to the park in 1983. The Lake of the Arbuckles was built by the Bureau of Reclamation in 1963 and managed as a separate park until 1976. More...