Lake Wister State Park

Lake Wister State Park25567 US Hwy 270
Wister, OK 74966

Phone: 918-655-7212
Fax: 918-655-7274
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Lake Wister State Park, located in southeast Oklahoma, is a gateway to the beautiful Ouachita National Forest.  Offering over five camping areas around the scenic 7,300 surface acres of Lake Wister, this state park is a haven of outdoor recreational activity.  Visitors to Lake Wister State Park can enjoy a variety of activities including hiking, camping, biking, boating and water skiing.  As an added bonus, the park is also equipped with a water spray park, a popular destination for children and adults alike.

Camping facilities at Lake Wister State Park include 15 cabins, 20 tent sites, and a total of 118 modern and semi-modern RV sites.  Book a cozy cabin within the park and enjoy lake or park view cabins complete with stone-framed fireplaces.  The park's cabins, surrounded by groves of dogwood, wild cherry and northern spruce, offer easy access to hiking trails and Lake Wister's 115 miles of shoreline.  One-bedroom and two-bedroom cabins, accommodating four to six guests, feature one to two queen-size beds in each bedroom, linens, sleeper sofas and a 32 inch satellite flat screen TV.  Pets are welcome to stay in a select number of cabins at the park for a daily pet fee.  Lake Wister State Park also offers a fully-equipped group camp that can accommodate up to 100 visitors and includes a full kitchen and dining hall.

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  • Discounts: Senior Discount

  • Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Credit Cards Accepted, Gift Shop, Lake Access, Lake/River View, Meeting Space Available, Pets Allowed, Pets Allowed in Cabin, Pets Allowed in Park

  • Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking

  • Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-270

  • Location: State Park

  • On-site Activities: Biking, Hiking

  • On-site Lodging: Cabin/Cottage, RV Sites, Tent Sites

  • Room Amenities: Coffee Maker, In-room Fireplace, Kitchen Facilities

Spray park opens in May.

Tent sites: $12

RV sites with electric & water hookups: $20

RV sites with electric, water & sewer hookups: $23

Premium sites: Additional $5

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.

Located 8 miles south of Poteau and 2 miles south of Wister on Hwy 270.

Primary Contact:

Debra Reininger




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From ollie cain on 07/06/2014

I was there 2 years ago for 4 days. I called the park services and complained about the campground and bathrooms being dirty. Trash that's been there for some time in the firepits -in aost every campsite. Drove through recently and nothing changed The park was empty on the 3rd of July. Maybe if they'd clean it up a bit they'd get more visitors


From TravelOK.com Staff on 06/30/2014

Jenny, if you'll call the Lake Wister State Park staff at 918-655-7212, they will be able to tell you how busy they expect to be this weekend. Have a great day and thank you for using TravelOK.com!


 
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