Parking Lot Repaving Project
The Visitor Center parking lot and the Overlook parking lots will be repaved on Monday, September 29. These areas will still be accessible to the public, however, traffic flow may change during the project. Please be aware during your visit.
The 300 plus volume library built around the Battle of Washita and the Southern Plains Indians has books dealing with American Indian cultures, the U. S. Army, the flora and fauna of the Great Plains, the National Park Service and the U. S. Forest Service.
The library is for research purposes only. Please contact Joel Shockley at 580-497-2742 ext. 3009 for further information.
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Recommended Reading List
Southern Plains War: (Listed Chronologically from 1857 to 1864)
Did You Know?
Washita is an anglicized version of two Choctaw words “Owa Chito” meaning “Big Hunt.” Today it is pronounced Wash-i-taw.