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?
Completed in 1909, 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. The bridge was named in honor of Abraham Lincoln on the centennial of his birth. More...