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 »
Veterans Lake Area Reopened
Contact: Lauren Gurniewicz, 580-622-7282
After months of construction work, Superintendent Bruce Noble is proud to announce that the
Beginning during the summer of 2010, three significant projects began in this area. The first project included a rehabilitation of the 1930s-era
The park will host a grand re-opening of the area this Spring. It is hoped that natural rainfall will have refilled the lake to near its normal level by the time of the re-opening ceremony. Superintendent Bruce Noble said, “We want to welcome area residents and park visitors back to
Did You Know?
Since the original establishment of the park in 1902, Chickasaw National Recreation Area has had four different names: Sulphur Springs Reservation (1902), Platt National Park (1906), Arbuckle Recreation Area (1962), and the Chickasaw National Recreation Area (1976). More...