• Visitors to Sallisaw are invited to explore the 1829 log cabin of Sequoyah.

    Photo by: Ron Stahl/Oklahoma Tourism

  • Sequoyah, the man who famously created the Cherokee syllabary, is immortalized in Sallisaw.

    Photo by: Ron Stahl/Oklahoma Tourism


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The end of the trail begins in Sallisaw, home to rich Native American history. The city was once home to Sequoyah, the Cherokee Indian who created the written alphabet of the Cherokee Nation. Explore Sequoyah’s Cabin, which was built in 1829 and stands today as a National Historic Landmark. Sallisaw is also home of the 14 Flags Museum, constructed to honor Oklahoma’s history under 14 separate nations. Spend the day at beautiful Robert S Kerr Reservoir or feast on barbecue at Wild Horse Mountain Bar-B-Q, where an outside cooker infuses the food with unforgettable flavor. Visit Sallisaw to experience a city of scenic lakes, parks, historical museums and landmarks.

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