Horsethief Canyon Historical Park

Horsethief Canyon Historical ParkSW of town
Perkins, OK 74059

Phone: 405-762-0215

This documented historical site was once the famous hideout for the Bill Doolin gang in the late 1800s. Today, Horsethief Canyon Historical Park is an ideal stop for groups, with host Ben Holder offering a historical account of the area.  Horses, mules and cattle roam the grounds, and breathtaking views of the Cimarron River can be seen from the tour bus-accessible road or by exploring the hiking trails. 

A 40-foot, handicap-accessible observation platform encased in plexiglass gives visitors to Horsethief Canyon Historical Park an excellent view of the Cimarron River below, ...

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  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • On-site Activities: Hiking, Watchable Wildlife

  • Tour Information: Group Tours, Guided Tours

By reservation only.

Located 1 mile south of Perkins and 8 miles west of Hwy 177.

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Ben Holder

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From donna lann on 08/03/2014

I was there. Several years ago. With a friend. My two daughters. And her 4 daughters we had a blast???,

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