Fees & Reservations

Entrance Fee
There is no fee to access the park.

Entrance Passes
The new Interagency passes are available for purchase at several park locations.


Campground Fees
The park boasts six campgrounds with over 400 campsites.

Non-utility campsite: $14.00 - Cold Springs, Guy Sandy, and Rock Creek Campgrounds (no shower facilities available)

Non-utility campsite: $16.00 - Buckhorn and The Point Campgrounds (shower facilities available)

Utility campsite: $22.00 - $24.00 - Buckhorn and The Point Campgrounds. The slightly higher rate is for sites designed for larger RVs.

Group campsite: $30.00 - Rock Creek, Cold Springs, and Central Campgrounds

Persons may camp up to 14 consecutive days, not to exceed 30 days total between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Rest of the year up to 21 days consecutive, no more than 60 days total.

NOTE: Senior or Access Pass 50% discount applies only to individual campsites and lake launching permits, not group sites.


Campground Reservations
Reservations for campgrounds and group sites can be made through the Internet at www.recreation.gov or by calling 1-877-444-6777. Chickasaw National Recreation Area cannot make reservations.


Boat Launch Fees
Daily Permit: $4.00
Two Day Permit: $8.00
Annual Pass: $30.00

Each vessel that is launched from a boat ramp at Lake of the Arbuckles requires a permit. Information on purchasing these can be found on the boat permit page.


Picnic Pavilions
The day-use picnic pavilions at Veterans Lake and Buckhorn can be reserved for $30.00 a day.

Last updated: May 25, 2020

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901 W. 1st Street
Sulphur, OK 73086


(580) 622-7234

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