All park sites closed on Thanksgiving (November 28), Christmas (December 25), and New Year's Day (January 1).
The 145th Anniversary Event Rescheduled
The 145th Anniversary Event on Sunday December 8, featuring Dr. Elliott West, has been postponed due to deteriorating weather conditions in Oklahoma.
"There are National Parks in Oklahoma?"
This is just one of many questions park rangers representing the three National Park Service sites of Oklahoma look forward to answering when they meet with visitors to the Oklahoma State Fair and the Oklahoma Wildlife Expo.
On September 15-25 park rangers, representing the National Park Service sites of Oklahoma, can be found at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds in Oklahoma City. The National Park Service booth will be located in the Oklahoma Expo Hall west of the Oklahoma Space Needle.
For more information regarding either event please click on their respective sites below.
Did You Know?
As Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer and his men rode towards Black Kettle's camp they endured four days of blizzard conditions. Several troops were affected by the inclement weather including field surgeons Henry Lippincott and William Renicke both of whom were stricken with snow blindness.