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 »
Camping at the Lake of the Arbuckles
Camping at the Lake of the Arbuckles Nestled in a post and black jack oak forest are the improved campgrounds at the Lake of the Arbuckles. The Point and Buckhorn campgrounds provide a bit more for the modern camper. Amenities include RV hookups (water and electric) and restrooms with showers. All sites are in close proximity to boat launch facilities and other water activities.
Loop A has 20 campsites with 1 handicapped accessible site; all of these sites are first come-first serve. Loop B has 25 campsites with 1 handicapped accessible site; all sites in this loop are first come-first serve. Loop C has 41 campsites with 2 handicapped sites. There are 17 electrical sites (30 amp) out of the 41 campsites; these sites are reservable. Loop D has 48 campsites with 3 handicapped accessible sites. There are 24 electrical sites (30 amp) out of the 48 campsites. All sites are first come-first serve. Showers are available in the restrooms. Sites with elctrical hookup also have water hookups.There are no sewer hook ups in the campground. A dump station can be found on Buckhorn Road outside of the campground.
Group campsites and reservable sites must be reserved through the www.recreation.gov or call 1 877-444-6777 or TDD 1 877-833-6777.
Guy Sandy Campground
The Point Campground
Did You Know?
Chickasaw National Recreation Area is unique among national parks, as an agreement between the U.S. Government and American Indians first established the park. The U.S. Government paid the Chickasaw and Choctaw Nations $20 per acre for 640 acres in 1902 and $60 per acre for additional lands in 1904. More...