• Little Niagra


    National Recreation Area Oklahoma

There are park alerts in effect.
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  • 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.

Horseback Riding

Horseback riders on a forested trail
Riding the Rock Creek Trail
Rick Thompson

Share the trail; Spare the trail
Only the Rock Creek Multi-use trail system is open to horseback riding. These trails are also open to hiking and biking. Hikers should be alert to riders; Hikers must yield to riders. If horses approach, hikers should step off the trail and stand quietly until they pass. Motorized vehicles are NOT permitted on these trails. Please protect the environment by riding and hiking only on the marked trails.

Trailer parking and turn-around space is available at the north trailhead area adjacent to Veterans Lake.

Did You Know?

Structural drawing of the Lincoln Bridge

Completed in 1909, the Lincoln Bridge in the Platt Historic District [the former Platt National Park, 1906-1976] of Chickasaw National Recreation Area was built in the "Gothic Revival" architectural style. More...