Permits & Reservations

Campground Reservations
Reservations for campgrounds, group sites, and pavilions can be made by visiting or by calling 1-877-444-6777. Please note that visitors cannot make reservations through the park website.


Boat Launch Fees
Daily Permit: $4.00
Annual Stickers: $30.00

Motorized vessels on Lake of the Arbuckles require a boat permit. Daily and annual permits are available at the Point, Buckhorn, and Guy Sandy launch ramp fee machines. Annual stickers can also be purchased at the Travertine Nature Center. Please call ahead to ensure availability.


Picnic Pavilion Reservations
The day-use picnic pavilions at Veterans Lake and Buckhorn can be reserved for $30.00 a day by visiting or by calling 1-877-444-6777.


In order to provide a safe and enjoyable experience for all of our visitors, Chickasaw National Recreation Area requires permits and, in some cases, fees for certain individual and group activities. The following information will assist you, but please check with the park for further information or with specific questions. Activities that may require permits are: commercial photography/filming, boat launching, organized gatherings, distribution of printed material, scientific research and collecting, and other activities that are controlled or prohibited.

Last updated: May 4, 2019

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901 W. 1st Street
Sulphur, OK 73086


(580) 622-7234

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