Lawton, OK 73552
Located on the eastern edge of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, Mount Scott is one of Oklahoma's most prominent mountains. A three-mile-long paved road leads to the summit and a breathtaking view of southwest Oklahoma. The peak towers 2,464 feet above sea level. Parking is available on the summit so that you can get outdoors and enjoy the vistas and some rock hopping or hiking. Don't forget to bring your camera to snap photos of the beautiful views from the top of Mount Scott.
General Information: Free admission
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): I-44
Open from dawn until dusk.
Located north of SH-49, just west of Lake Lawtonka.
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