• Along the Washita - 1868 by Gene V. Dougherty

    Washita Battlefield

    National Historic Site Oklahoma

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April 09, 2014
Celebrate National Park Week and Junior Ranger Day With Us On April 26th
Go Wild for Washita Battlefield National Historic Site! Celebrate National Park Week and Junior Ranger Day

Did You Know?

Doxey Shale

The distant hills north of Washita Battlefield are called the Horseshoe Hills. These hills were formed as a result of erosion of the softer surrounding material about 250 million years ago, leaving the harder Doxey Shale behind.