• Along the Washita - 1868 by Gene V. Dougherty

    Washita Battlefield

    National Historic Site Oklahoma

Nearby Attractions

 
The Metcalfe Museum in Durham, OK
The Metcalfe Museum in Durham, OK
Courtesy of the Metcalfe Museum

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.