Pitch a tent and camp out under the stars in Oklahoma for a back-to-nature escape. Build lasting memories on a family camping trip while roasting wienies, toasting marshmallows and telling stories around the campfire.
Oklahoma's diverse state parks offer plenty of camping opportunities in pristine wilderness areas ranging from pine-forested mountains to sand dunes and lakes that dot the prairies. Choose your campsite in one of the 35 Oklahoma state parks and let the relaxation begin as you unwind and reconnect in the great outdoors during your camping trip.
Go backpacking in the Ouachita National Forest and camp along the shores of a flowing creek for peace and solitude or pitch a tent and go camping at one of more than 200 lakes for water recreation of every type. From hiking to rock climbing, mountain biking, fishing and birding, Oklahoma has recreation areas for every outdoor enthusiast and quiet camping spots abound here.
If you really want to reconnect with nature, there’s no better way than tent camping. We’ve rounded up a sampler of 11 unique campgrounds in some of Oklahoma’s most popular outdoor recreation areas to inspire your next camping trip. Whether you’re looking for something cozy and secluded or prefer wide open spaces under a starry sky, pack up your tent, grab your compass and navigate your way to an amazing Oklahoma camping adventure.Learn More