Lake of the Arbuckles

Lake of the ArbucklesChickasaw National Recreation Area
S & W of Sulphur
Sulphur, OK 73086

Phone: 580-622-7234  580-622-3161
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Built by the Bureau of Reclamation in 1966, the Lake of the Arbuckles is generally known as one of the best fishing lakes in Oklahoma.  The Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation rated the lake as the best for bass fishing in the state.  Thirty-six miles of shoreline and protective coves are good for trotlines, the water is unusually clear and trolling is popular.  Predominate species include crappie, catfish, largemouth bass, white bass and bluegill.  Fishing is permitted year-round.

The lake forms the western portion of the Chickasaw National Recreation ...

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  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Amphitheater, Campsites, Dump Station, Elec. 30 Amp, Elec. 50 Amp, Handicapped Parking, Open Seasonally, Pets Allowed, Picnic Area, Pull Thru Sites, Restrooms, Showers, Waterfront Sites

  • General Information: Free admission

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-35

  • On-site Activities: Biking, Boating, Canoeing/Rafting/Kayaking, Hiking, Hunting, Swimming, Watchable Wildlife, Waterskiing

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The Lake of the Arbuckles forms the primary feature of the Lake District in the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, Oklahoma's oldest national park. The developed areas on the lake can be reached via US-177, Chickasaw Trail and the Cooper Memorial Rd.




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From TravelOK.com Staff on 06/27/2014

Bridget, please give the Chickasaw National Recreation Area a call at 580-622-7234, and the staff there should be able to answer that for you. Best wishes and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


From Bridget white on 06/27/2014

Can you tell me if any RV sites are available today, 6/27/14? Thank you


 
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