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 »
Travertine Nature Center
The Nature Center also contains an information desk and bookstore. A one-hundred seat auditorium at the Nature Center provides opportunities for ranger-led nature programs and video presentations on a variety of topics.
Western National Bookstore
Visitor Information Station
The Visitor Information Center is open daily from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. except for Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Annual boat permits and federal entrance passes are available only when NPS staff is present. Park and area informational brochures and literature are available twenty-four hours a day in the building entrance.
Did You Know?
Like the more famous national parks in the western United States, visitors came to Platt National Park via the railroad at the beginning of the Twentieth Century. Both the St. Louis and San Francisco Railroad, (more commonly known as the Frisco), and the Santa Fe Railroad had spur lines to Sulphur. More...