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.
Current Park and Lake Status
Below are updates on seasonal conditions or closures that are helpful to know before your visit.
Little Niagara, Panther Falls and Bear Falls swimming areas closed
Due to low water levels in Travertine Creek, Little Niagara, Panther Falls and Bear Falls swimming areas are closed to swimming. The picnic areas of Little Niagara, Travertine Island and Panther Falls remain open. Only Garfield Falls swimming area on Travertine Creek remains open.
Lake of the Arbuckles
Lake of the Arbuckles pool level is at 865.04 feet which is 7 feet below normal pool level.
Eagle Bay Boat Ramp Closed
Platt Historic District Alcohol Closure
Did You Know?
The Rock Creek Multi-Use Trail in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area is open to horseback riding, mountain bikes, and hiking. With all of the loops, the trail is approximately 8 miles. Trailheads are located at both the north and south ends of the trail. More...