Cities and Regions

Oklahoma has divided its diverse landscape into six regions or "countries" - each with a distinct flavor, image and unique cities and towns that make great destination sites. Did you know that mile for mile, Oklahoma offers the nation's most diverse terrain? Why not explore it now!

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Northwest Red Carpet CountryMap highlighting Red Carpet Country

Alva

Bring the whole family to the city of Alva, located in northwest Oklahoma, in the middle of the tourism triangle that includes Great Salt Plains State Park, Alabaster Caverns and Little Sahara State Parks. Start with a trip to The Menagerie: ...

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Blackwell

Blackwell was settled in the late 1800s as part of the Cherokee Strip Land Run of Northern Oklahoma, and the town remains a testament to its history. At the Top of Oklahoma Historical Society Museum, browse farm tools, artwork and even artifacts ...

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Buffalo

This original "stone city" established before statehood, still stands thanks to its founders' requirement that downtown buildings be constructed of stone to withstand fires. The Selman Guest Ranch is a must-see in the northwest Oklahoma town of ...

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Enid

Stake your claim for fun in Enid, a city with a fascinating history, vibrant shopping, unique dining and a bustling music scene. You'll find plenty of interesting things to do in Enid, Oklahoma. The historic town of Enid was a well-known watering ...

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Fairview

No trip to Fairview is complete without a visit to Gloss Mountain State Park. This hidden gem in western Oklahoma entices visitors to climb to the peak to enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the surrounding countryside. Sometimes called “Glass ...

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Freedom

Located in northwest Oklahoma, Freedom is home to the largest natural gypsum cave in the world that is open to the public and the only gypsum show cave in the United States. Explore this unique treasure at Alabaster Caverns State Park, which offers ...

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Guymon

Horse around in Guymon, Oklahoma the Saddle Bronc Capital of the World, and home to the Guymon Pioneer Days Rodeo, the fifth-largest outdoor rodeo in the nation. View art at one of the two downtown galleries or visit the No Man's Land Museum in ...

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Hennessey

The charming small town of Hennessey sits alongside the historic Chisholm Trail and welcomes visitors with a variety of historic sites, lodging, restaurants, specialty shops and recreation. Stop by Bull Foot Station, a supply point noted for its ...

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Kenton

Nestled among mesas formed by ancient lava flows, Kenton is the only town in Oklahoma on Mountain Standard Time. Tour the Kenton Museum, the oldest building in the hamlet, which was built of native rock in 1902 and houses No Man’s Land artifacts. ...

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Kingfisher

Welcome to Kingfisher, the gateway to northwest Oklahoma. This growing city has a friendly small town feel where visitors will enjoy a quaint soda fountain, historic mansion and tributes to the “Ambassador of the Plains” Jesse Chisholm. Start ...

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Newkirk

Founded in 1893, the entirety of downtown Newkirk is on the National Register of Historic Places with the largest collection of limestone buildings in Oklahoma. If you’re after a taste of history in Kaw County, head to the Newkirk Community Museum ...

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Perry

Perry, Oklahoma was born of the 1893 land run which opened the Cherokee Strip for settlement. At noon on September 16, 1893 the sound of a pistol signaled the beginning of the great race to stake a claim and take title to 160 acres of virgin land. ...

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Ponca City

A lottery drew the lucky numbers of Ponca City, Oklahoma's settlers, and oil made it into the thriving cultural center it is today. Honor the brave women who settled Oklahoma at the Pioneer Woman Statue and Museum. Tour the Italian "Palace on the ...

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Tonkawa

Tonkawa, nicknamed “The Wheatheart of Oklahoma,” is located in north-central Oklahoma. Plan a visit to this city in Kay County for gaming, shopping, museums and more. The Tonkawa Hotel & Casino is always a great choice or a getaway. This gaming ...

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Watonga

Watonga is home to gorgeous Roman Nose State Park. One of Oklahoma’s original seven state parks, Roman Nose State Park takes its name from a Cheyenne Chief and is set amidst a beautiful canyon with exceptional recreation activities. Amenities ...

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Waynoka

Named for a Cherokee word meaning "sweet water,” Waynoka is a western Oklahoma gem. Home of Little Sahara State Park, this area is a great example of Oklahoma’s diverse landscape where visitors are treated to over 1,600 acres of sand dunes ...

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Woodward

Outdoor sports enthusiasts will relish this piece of prairie. Enjoy the natural beauty and abundant wildlife at Boiling Springs State Park, tee off at the Boiling Springs Golf Course or take aim at quail, dove, pheasant, turkey and deer at the Hal ...

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Northeast Green CountryMap highlighting Green Country

Afton

Founded in 1886, Afton, Oklahoma is a small town boasting several examples of classic Route 66 roadside architecture, water recreation and more. Explore nostalgic favorites such as a former D-X gas station, now beautifully restored as the Afton ...

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Bartlesville

With a history of black gold dating back to 1905, Bartlesville is a hub of architecture, culture, history and art in Oklahoma. As the home of Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville boasts attractions you won’t find anywhere else. Stop at the ...

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Bixby

Plan a visit to the fast-growing city of Bixby for a small-town feel near big city attractions. Take a stroll around the Washington Irving Memorial Park & Arboretum, go fishing at Lake Bixhoma or pick fresh berries at Gibson Gardens. In the fall, ...

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Bristow

If you’re looking for a friendly city full of diverse attractions, add Bristow to your list. Those looking for local flavor will find their fill at the seasonal Bristow Chamber Farmers Market and at Nuyaka Creek Winery where guests can sample six ...

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Broken Arrow

Hometown charm and suburban amenities abound in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Visitors enjoy challenging golf courses and pampering day spas as well as unique shopping, interesting attractions and family-friendly festivals and events. Find an ...

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Catoosa

Whale-come to Catoosa – home of the legendary Blue Whale. This beloved Route 66 landmark stands 20 feet high, 8 feet long and has been attracting crowds for over 40 years. Bring your fishing gear, enjoy a picnic lunch or just drop by for a photo ...

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Checotah

Checotah is home to Lake Eufaula State Park, the Honey Springs Battlefield and country superstar Carrie Underwood. Located in eastern Oklahoma, this charming community also boasts a downtown historic district and many antique malls. Whether you ...

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Claremore

The Route 66 town of Claremore, Oklahoma gave the state two of its best-loved sons: Will Rogers and Lynn Riggs, scribe of Green Grow the Lilacs, the play that inspired the musical Oklahoma! Visit the Will Rogers Memorial Museum, where you can ...

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Cleveland

Experience all that Cleveland has to offer with your next trip to northeast Oklahoma. If it’s outdoor adventure you’re after, you’ll find plenty to enjoy at the Cleveland City Lake and Feyodi Creek Park. Bring your clubs to the 9-hole Keystone ...

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Cookson

Bordering the northeast side of beautiful Lake Tenkiller, Cookson offers plenty of lakeside fun and beautiful lodging accommodations. Visit the Cookson Bend Resort & Marina for your one stop shop for fun in the sun. It offers a full marina with ...

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Drumright

Enjoy an eclectic mix of antique shopping, wine tasting and theater performances in Drumright, a sweet little city nestled in northeast Oklahoma. Watch a show at the Boomtown Theater, scope out the city’s downtown murals or stock up on fabulous ...

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Eufaula

A diverse array of outdoor recreation makes Eufaula, Oklahoma a destination well worth exploring. Perched on the shores of Lake Eufaula – Oklahoma's largest, most placid lake – the city's 20-block downtown, listed on the National Register of ...

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Fort Gibson

The site of Oklahoma's oldest frontier fort, established in 1824, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma is steeped in colorful history and equally colorful scenery – blue lakes, sparkling rivers and green hillsides. The Fort Gibson Historic Site and ...

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Gore

Welcome to Gore, the trout capital of Oklahoma. Nestled along the Lower Illinois River and just a few miles from Lake Tenkiller, this small town offers big fun for the avid angler. In addition to trout, the area also offers fishing for striped bass, ...

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Grove

Vacationers love the charming town of Grove, Oklahoma on beautiful Grand Lake. Take a ride reminiscent of the Mississippi riverboat journeys aboard the Cherokee Queen. Tour the country's largest outdoor museum, Har-Ber Village. Enjoy world-class ...

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Henryetta

Visit Henryetta, the rodeo cowboy capital of the world. Located in eastern Oklahoma, Henryetta offers fun things to do for the whole family. Explore the Henryetta Territorial Museum, which is located in a 9105 one-room schoolhouse that has also ...

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Hominy

Named after an Osage chief, Hominy is a town with a rich Native American heritage, offering unique attractions spanning from the arts to historical sites noting the city’s important oil and cattle industry. Take a tour of the murals and sculptures ...

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Jenks

Home to the Oklahoma Aquarium, Riverwalk Crossing and abundant antiques shopping, Jenks, Oklahoma is known far and wide for its small-town charm and big-city atmosphere. Thousands of saltwater and freshwater species are found in the water wonderland ...

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Mannford

Located along picturesque Keystone Lake, Mannford offers plenty of fun in the sun. Visit Keystone Harbor for all your marina needs or enjoy a delicious meal overlooking the water. Equestrian adventures are available at Trails by Curt, where visitors ...

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Miami

Pronounced My-am-uh, the city is named after the Indian tribe that settled at the juncture of the Neosho and Spring Rivers. Route 66 winds through Miami, Oklahoma's downtown area, where the Coleman Theatre, a Mother Road landmark built in 1929, was ...

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Muskogee

Native American heritage and military history come together in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Experience Native cultures at the Ataloa Lodge Museum on the Bacone College campus to see a fine private collection of Native American art, or at the Five Civilized ...

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Okmulgee

The city of Okmulgee takes its name after the Muscogee Creek word meaning “bubbling water.” Visit this northeast Oklahoma destination to discover the flowing water at the Okmulgee & Dripping Springs Lake & Recreation Areas. Nestled in mighty oak ...

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Owasso

Named after the Osage Indian word meaning “end of the trail,” Owasso is a fun-loving destination with a friendly hometown feel. Owasso, Oklahoma prides itself on being a city of character and displays new banners around town each month with a ...

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Pawhuska

Deep in the heart of Osage County, explore a spirited mix of American Indian and western culture in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. See the romance of Pawhuska's history with 86 of 98 downtown buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. Established ...

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Pawnee

On the western edge of Pawnee, Oklahoma, atop Blue Hawk Peak sits the Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum, the well-preserved dream home and ranch of Gordon Lillie (a.k.a. Pawnee Bill) and his wife, May Lillie. This picturesque historic site offers a ...

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Pryor

Nestled in the heart of Green Country, Pryor is the site of two highly popular music events each summer – Country Fever and Rocklahoma – and is also just 10 minutes from Lake Hudson, one of the top three bass fishing lakes in Oklahoma. The ...

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Sallisaw

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 ...

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Sand Springs

Sand Springs is Oklahoma's only planned industrial town, springing to life in 1907 when oil man Charles Page envisioned a haven for orphans and widows and founded the town as a model city. Proximity to Tulsa has fueled Sand Spring's growth, but ...

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Sapulpa

Billed as the "Heart of Historic Route 66," Sapulpa, Oklahoma's bustling downtown area hosts visitors from across the globe in search of Mother Road adventures. Sapulpa's history is steeped in a lively mix of Native American soul – the town is ...

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Skiatook

Skiatook is a fast-growing community with a wealth of family-friendly activities. Bring the kids to Central Park to play on the playground, splash pad and pool. The park is also the trailhead to the Osage Prairie Trail, a 14.5 mile long trail that ...

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Tahlequah

Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the capital of the Cherokee Nation, has been named one of the Top 100 Best Small Towns in America. Tour the recreated ancient Cherokee village of Tsa-La-Gi, located at the Cherokee Heritage Center. Float down what many consider ...

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Tulsa

Visit Tulsa, Oklahoma's second-largest city for a haven of Southern comfort and cosmopolitan style. A town enriched by its oil heritage, Tulsa boasts world-class cultural attractions, including the Philbrook and Gilcrease Museums, and plenty of ...

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Vian

Escape to beautiful Vian to experience the best that Lake Tenkiller has to offer. Known as Oklahoma’s “heaven in the hills,” Tenkiller State Park is a wealth of outdoor recreation with water sports, fishing, hiking and even scuba diving. If ...

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Vinita

Established in 1871, Vinita is the second oldest town in Oklahoma and as such, has placed a high priority on preserving its history and heritage. A historic downtown district showcases antiques shops and specialty boutiques, the Eastern Trails ...

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Wagoner

With the Arkansas, Verdigris and Grand Rivers, Fort Gibson Lake and the Boston Mountains all close by, Wagoner, Oklahoma is a haven for water enthusiasts and outdoor explorers. Go boating or cast a fishing line at one of several marinas and resorts. ...

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Central Frontier CountryMap highlighting Frontier Country

Arcadia

Arcadia may be a small town, but it has a huge claim to fame as a Route 66 hot spot not far from Oklahoma City. Travelers up and down the Mother Road make it a point to stop at the architecturally significant Round Barn and POPS just minutes away ...

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Bethany

Antique shopping and art galleries abound in Bethany. Take a spin around Rink Gallery - a skating rink turned antique mall - before visiting the Bethany Antique Mall, Apple Tree Antique Gallery and Norma Jean’s Heirloom Jewelry & Antiques. When ...

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Chandler

Chandler was settled by its own land run on September 28, 1891, and now sits at the midway point along Route 66 between Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Full of opportunities to better understand Oklahoma’s past, you can experience the Mother Road through ...

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Chickasha

Plan a trip to Chickasha, located in central Oklahoma, for year-round excitement. The city is perhaps best known for its annual Festival of Light, a stunning holiday light display featuring 3.5 million twinkling lights held at Shannon Springs Park. ...

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Choctaw

Located in eastern Oklahoma County, Choctaw is the oldest chartered town in the state. A visit to Choctaw isn’t complete without a meal from the Old Germany Restaurant & Turek’s Tavern. A Choctaw staple since 1976, this eatery specializes in ...

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Cushing

Nestled in the heart of the Cimarron Valley, Cushing was established during the early oil boom days and is known as the "Pipeline Crossroads of the World." See Oklahoma from a new angle with the Oklahoma Skydiving Center in Cushing. Thrill seekers ...

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Edmond

Big enough to offer the lodging and attractions you’re looking for but small enough to exude a friendly hometown feel, Edmond is a fun-loving city always ready to wow visitors. You’ll find down home attractions like a u-pick berry farm alongside ...

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El Reno

The historic city of El Reno, Oklahoma lies at the crossroads of Route 66 and the Chisholm Trail, now known as U.S. Highway 81. Ride an authentic rail trolley through the historic downtown area, stop to shop the antique and specialty stores or savor ...

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Guthrie

As Oklahoma's territorial capital, Guthrie's ongoing restoration efforts make the town's downtown area the largest Historic Preservation District in the nation. Take a trolley tour through downtown to find fascinating history, one-of-a-kind stores ...

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Holdenville

Welcome to Holdenville, the county seat of Hughes County. Located in beautiful rolling hills, this friendly small town offers history, outdoor recreation, delicious restaurants and fun attractions for everyone. Whether you’re exploring Holdenville ...

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Midwest City

Just minutes from Oklahoma City, Midwest City has the distinction of being the largest city in eastern Oklahoma County and proud neighbor of Tinker Air Force Base, the largest single-site employer in the state. Tee off at the John Conrad Regional ...

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Moore

One of the fastest growing communities in the Oklahoma City area, Moore offers a variety of premier entertainment options. Get set for royal treatment in the "reel world" of Warren Theatre, a luxurious 14-screen theater complex with balcony seating, ...

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Mustang

Welcome to the fast growing city of Mustang in Canadian County. This central Oklahoma community neighbors Oklahoma City, but has a unique history all its own. With roots dating back to the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889, Mustang took its name after a ...

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Norman

Norman, the state's third-largest city, offers small town charm and college town energy as well as the sophisticated eateries, world-class museums and thriving nightlife of much bigger cities. Discover "Sooner Magic" in Norman with a tour of the ...

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Okemah

Plan a trip to Okemah to discover the birthplace of legendary folk musician Woody Guthrie. Learn more about the man who sang “This Land is Your Land” and explore the city’s Woody Guthrie statue and murals, the Okfuskee County History Center or ...

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Oklahoma City

Western charm goes metropolitan in Oklahoma's capital city. Oklahoma City offers plenty of interesting things to do and boasts big-league attractions, including the OKC Thunder NBA team and a revitalized downtown area starring the Bricktown ...

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Purcell

Welcom to the "Heart of Oklahoma." If you’re looking for antique shopping in central Oklahoma, look no further than Purcell. Home to shops like T’a Antique Mall, Auntie Mae’s Antiques, Grapevine Antiques and Butler’s Antiques, you’ll find ...

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Seminole

Named after the Seminole Nation, one of the Five Civilized Tribes who settled in the area, Seminole, Oklahoma is home to Seminole State College and the challenging Jimmie Austin Municipal Golf Course. Oil played a starring role in local history as ...

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Shawnee

Native American history and contemporary culture make Shawnee, Oklahoma a vibrant destination. Explore an Oklahoma-style castle at the historic Santa Fe Depot or see Babylonian, Greek and Roman artifacts - plus an Egyptian mummy - at the ...

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Stillwater

Get friendly with Stillwater, a small college town located between Oklahoma's two largest cities, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Catch orange fever at Oklahoma State University and then grab a bite at nearby local legends Eskimo Joe's or the Original ...

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Stroud

Stroud is situated virtually midway between Tulsa and Oklahoma City, and at the juncture of historic Route 66 and State Highway 99. No self-respecting Route 66 road warrior will want to miss dining at the iconic Rock Café, built in 1939 and listed ...

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Tecumseh

Born overnight during the 1891 Land Run, the town of Tecumseh was named after the famed Shawnee Indian chief and visionary. No trip to Tecumseh is complete without a stop at the Farmer’s Daughter Market. This combination dining and shopping ...

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Yukon

Known as the hometown of country superstar Garth Brooks as well as for its lively annual Oklahoma Czech Festival, Yukon sprang into being in 1891 as farming community. As one of Oklahoma's largest ethnic festivals, the Oklahoma Czech Festival goes ...

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Southeast Choctaw CountryMap highlighting Choctaw Country

Antlers

Plan a trip to Antlers in Pushmataha County, the Deer Capital of the World. Get up close and personal with resident deer and other area fauna at the Wildlife Heritage Center Museum, which has two 7,000 square foot deer exhibit enclosures as well as ...

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Atoka

If it’s outdoor recreation you’re craving, look no further than Atoka. Located in southeast Oklahoma, this small town is home to big fun in the form of McGee Creek State Park, the McGee Creek Reservoir and the McGee Creek Natural Scenic ...

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Broken Bow

Broken Bow is a nature lover’s dream. As both the home of Beavers Bend & Hochatown State Park, Broken Bow Lake and the Mountain Fork River, this city in southeast Oklahoma is a popular destination year round. Take part in the many activities that ...

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Clayton

Discover a peaceful oasis in southeast Oklahoma at Clayton Lake State Park. This small park nestled in the Kiamichi Mountains offers tent and RV camping, primitive cabins and two bedroom cabins. The still 80-acre lake is perfect for kayaking and ...

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Durant

Known as the “Magnolia Capital of Oklahoma,” Durant has everything from downtown shopping to outdoor adventures. Settled by a family of French-Choctaw origin, Durant boasts a unique combination of small-town charm and a highly celebrated Native ...

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Hodgen

If it’s outdoor recreation you’re after, head to Hodgen in southeast Oklahoma. This small community in Le Flore County is home to the gorgeous Ouachita National Forest, which offers a wealth of camping, hiking, horseback riding and more. Lace up ...

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Hugo

As a railroad hub in the early 1900s, Hugo, Oklahoma was a hotbed of activity, with a vivid mix of dance hall girls, hustlers and gunfighters, a Harvey House Restaurant, and at one time, a dozen circuses wintering nearby taking advantage of the ...

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Idabel

Discover flower power in Idabel, Oklahoma, the "Dogwood Capital of Oklahoma", where springtime tours showcase the area's champion blooming dogwood trees. See Native arts from Oklahoma and all over the world at the Museum of the Red River, where ...

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McAlester

The hometown-friendly city of McAlester, located 90 miles south of Tulsa and 120 miles southeast of Oklahoma City, is a major trade center for Southeast Oklahoma and is one of the state's oldest communities. Unique attractions include the beautiful, ...

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Poteau

Get a good view of the Ouachita National Forest from Poteau, Oklahoma's Cavanal Hill, dubbed "the world's highest hill" and just one foot shy of a designation as a mountain. Climb down and take a drive on the breathtaking Talimena Scenic Drive. ...

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Smithville

Nestled along the banks of the Upper Mountain Fork River, Smithville offers several unique getaways that will leave you feeling recharged and refreshed. Experience where the road ends and the adventure begins at the A to Z Guest Ranch, which offers ...

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Stigler

Plan a visit to Stigler, a charming community located in stunning southeast Oklahoma, for quick access to Lake Eufaula and a variety of attractions. Whether you’re fishing at Lake John Wells, golfing at Brier Creek Golf Course or browsing historic ...

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Talihina

No trip to Talihina in southeast Oklahoma is complete without a drive along the Talimena National Scenic Byway. This 54-mile winding route is known for its stunning fall foliage and spectacular panoramas of the Ouachita Mountain Range. Enjoy all ...

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Wilburton

Wilburton is a small town with a lot to offer. Tucked in the scenic San Bois Mountains of southeast Oklahoma, Wilburton is the home of Robbers Cave State Park where thousands of visitors flock each year for camping, hiking, spelunking, boating, ...

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South Central Chickasaw CountryMap highlighting Chickasaw Country

Ada

Known as the headquarters of the Chickasaw Nation and birthplace of country music star Blake Shelton, the city of Ada lies on the northeast edge of southern Oklahoma’s scenic Chickasaw Country. Browse Ada’s thriving Main Street for artist ...

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Ardmore

Good times abound in Ardmore, Oklahoma where you can dock at nearby Lake Murray State Park to enjoy the state's oldest and largest state park including the 5,700-acre beautifully clear lake. Enjoy a round at the park's golf course, a favorite for ...

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Davis

Davis is located in beautiful, scenic south-central Oklahoma. Full of natural beauty, Davis is home to Turner Falls Park, one of the state’s tallest waterfalls that drops 77 feet into a refreshing swimming hole. Full of wildflowers and ...

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Kingston

Home to Oklahoma's second largest lake and one of the premier striped bass hot spots in the southwest, Kingston has long been a popular vacation destination for fishing. Pack your rod and reel for a trip to Lake Texoma State Park and enjoy all that ...

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Madill

Located in south-central Oklahoma near Lake Texoma, Madill is the Marshall County seat and home to the popular National Sandbass Festival. Held annually during the first full week of June, the seven-day festival draws over 15,000 visitors to the ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Pauls Valley

This small town could take days to explore. Some journey to Pauls Valley, Oklahoma via the Heartland Flyer passenger train, which stops every morning on its trek from Oklahoma City to Fort Worth, Texas. Near the station, view local history and a ...

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Sulphur

Tucked in the rolling prairie of cross-timber country, Sulphur, Oklahoma is known as the gateway to the Chickasaw National Recreation Area. One of three areas administered by the National Park Service, it was known to Native Americans as "the land ...

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Thackerville

Thackerville is known far and wide as the home of the Winstar World Casino & Hotel. This world-class getaway sports over 600,000 square feet of gaming, making it the largest casino in the United States. A trip to Winstar offers everything you need ...

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Tishomingo

Get lost in the history and beauty of Tishomingo, Oklahoma, the Chickasaw Nation's historic capital and heart of Blue River. Explore the Chickasaw influence by visiting the Chickasaw Council House Museum and the Chickasaw National Capitol Building. ...

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Southwest Great Plains CountryMap highlighting Great Plains Country

Altus

Originally named Frazer, the word “Altus” is Latin for “high place,” which is appropriate considering Altus was renamed when the town moved to higher ground after a flood in the late 1800s. It is also home to high-flying planes and the Altus ...

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Anadarko

Settled on the western plains of Oklahoma, Anadarko has a rich Native American history. It is the self-proclaimed “Indian Capital of the Nation” and Native Americans make up the near-majority of the population. The Southern Plains Indian ...

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Cheyenne

Nestled next to the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, Black Kettle National Grasslands and Red Hills Country, the picturesque town of Cheyenne offers a profoundly poignant and meaningful American Indian experience. The battlefield's ...

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Clinton

Known as the “Hub City of Western Oklahoma,” Clinton has become a major city along Route 66 and is home to the Oklahoma Route 66 Museum. Let the audio tour and exhibits guide you through over sixty years of history, catch a movie at the drive-in ...

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Duncan

Small-town allure and Old West charm combine to make Duncan a one-of-a-kind destination. Unique lodging options, stunning scenery and Main Street shopping make Duncan a standout among small Oklahoma towns. Duncan is considered the “Crapemyrtle ...

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Elk City

Step back in time in the Route 66 town of Elk City, Oklahoma where The Old Town Museum Complex keeps history alive. The multi-museum property allows visitors to steer through all eight states of the Mother Road at the National Route 66 Museum; ...

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Frederick

Welcome to the friendly city of Frederick, the county seat of Tillman County in southwest Oklahoma. Plan your visit to Frederick to experience attractions like the Ramona Theatre, the Hackberry Flat Wildlife Management Area and the Crawford ...

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Hinton

No trip to Hinton is complete without a visit to gorgeous Red Rock Canyon State Park. This outdoor oasis offers camping, fishing, rappelling and hiking trails containing wagon wheel ruts left from travelers along the historic California Trail. Take ...

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Hobart

Head to the southwest Oklahoma town of Hobart to visit the General Tommy Franks Leadership Institute & Museum. Located in a series of historic building downtown, this 9,500 square foot facility showcases items from Hobart native General Franks’ ...

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Lawton Fort Sill

Lawton, Oklahoma is your passport to adventure. Learn area history at The Museum of the Great Plains, which features archaeological and cultural artifacts and a replica of a trading post. Read a chapter of Oklahoma's rich military history at Fort ...

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Marlow

Welcome to Marlow, a city steeped in tradition. This small southwest Oklahoma community has a big history dating back to its founding citizens, the Marlow brothers. Their fascinating story has even been told on the big screen as “The Sons of Katie ...

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Medicine Park

Known as America's cobblestone community for the round red rocks dotting this tiny picturesque town, Medicine Park, Oklahoma has a fascinating history. The Plains Indians were well acquainted with this quiet oasis long before its time as a colorful ...

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Sayre

Historic Route 66 runs through the heart of Sayre, Oklahoma which was founded in 1901. East Main Street holds an iconic reminder of Sayre's significance on the road – the Beckham County Courthouse, which had a Hollywood moment when it appeared ...

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Weatherford

Cruise Route 66 for some kicks in Weatherford. Blast off into Smithsonian-quality exhibits at the Stafford Air & Space Museum, which chronicles the career of the Weatherford native and U.S. astronaut or feel the rhythm at Southwestern Oklahoma State ...

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Ada

Known as the headquarters of the Chickasaw Nation and birthplace of country music star Blake Shelton, the city of Ada lies on the northeast edge of southern Oklahoma’s scenic Chickasaw Country. Browse Ada’s thriving Main Street for artist ...

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Afton

Founded in 1886, Afton, Oklahoma is a small town boasting several examples of classic Route 66 roadside architecture, water recreation and more. Explore nostalgic favorites such as a former D-X gas station, now beautifully restored as the Afton ...

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Altus

Originally named Frazer, the word “Altus” is Latin for “high place,” which is appropriate considering Altus was renamed when the town moved to higher ground after a flood in the late 1800s. It is also home to high-flying planes and the Altus ...

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Alva

Bring the whole family to the city of Alva, located in northwest Oklahoma, in the middle of the tourism triangle that includes Great Salt Plains State Park, Alabaster Caverns and Little Sahara State Parks. Start with a trip to The Menagerie: ...

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Anadarko

Settled on the western plains of Oklahoma, Anadarko has a rich Native American history. It is the self-proclaimed “Indian Capital of the Nation” and Native Americans make up the near-majority of the population. The Southern Plains Indian ...

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Antlers

Plan a trip to Antlers in Pushmataha County, the Deer Capital of the World. Get up close and personal with resident deer and other area fauna at the Wildlife Heritage Center Museum, which has two 7,000 square foot deer exhibit enclosures as well as ...

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Arcadia

Arcadia may be a small town, but it has a huge claim to fame as a Route 66 hot spot not far from Oklahoma City. Travelers up and down the Mother Road make it a point to stop at the architecturally significant Round Barn and POPS just minutes away ...

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Ardmore

Good times abound in Ardmore, Oklahoma where you can dock at nearby Lake Murray State Park to enjoy the state's oldest and largest state park including the 5,700-acre beautifully clear lake. Enjoy a round at the park's golf course, a favorite for ...

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Atoka

If it’s outdoor recreation you’re craving, look no further than Atoka. Located in southeast Oklahoma, this small town is home to big fun in the form of McGee Creek State Park, the McGee Creek Reservoir and the McGee Creek Natural Scenic ...

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Bartlesville

With a history of black gold dating back to 1905, Bartlesville is a hub of architecture, culture, history and art in Oklahoma. As the home of Phillips Petroleum Company, Bartlesville boasts attractions you won’t find anywhere else. Stop at the ...

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Bethany

Antique shopping and art galleries abound in Bethany. Take a spin around Rink Gallery - a skating rink turned antique mall - before visiting the Bethany Antique Mall, Apple Tree Antique Gallery and Norma Jean’s Heirloom Jewelry & Antiques. When ...

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Bixby

Plan a visit to the fast-growing city of Bixby for a small-town feel near big city attractions. Take a stroll around the Washington Irving Memorial Park & Arboretum, go fishing at Lake Bixhoma or pick fresh berries at Gibson Gardens. In the fall, ...

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Blackwell

Blackwell was settled in the late 1800s as part of the Cherokee Strip Land Run of Northern Oklahoma, and the town remains a testament to its history. At the Top of Oklahoma Historical Society Museum, browse farm tools, artwork and even artifacts ...

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Bristow

If you’re looking for a friendly city full of diverse attractions, add Bristow to your list. Those looking for local flavor will find their fill at the seasonal Bristow Chamber Farmers Market and at Nuyaka Creek Winery where guests can sample six ...

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Broken Arrow

Hometown charm and suburban amenities abound in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Visitors enjoy challenging golf courses and pampering day spas as well as unique shopping, interesting attractions and family-friendly festivals and events. Find an ...

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Broken Bow

Broken Bow is a nature lover’s dream. As both the home of Beavers Bend & Hochatown State Park, Broken Bow Lake and the Mountain Fork River, this city in southeast Oklahoma is a popular destination year round. Take part in the many activities that ...

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Buffalo

This original "stone city" established before statehood, still stands thanks to its founders' requirement that downtown buildings be constructed of stone to withstand fires. The Selman Guest Ranch is a must-see in the northwest Oklahoma town of ...

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Catoosa

Whale-come to Catoosa – home of the legendary Blue Whale. This beloved Route 66 landmark stands 20 feet high, 8 feet long and has been attracting crowds for over 40 years. Bring your fishing gear, enjoy a picnic lunch or just drop by for a photo ...

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Chandler

Chandler was settled by its own land run on September 28, 1891, and now sits at the midway point along Route 66 between Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Full of opportunities to better understand Oklahoma’s past, you can experience the Mother Road through ...

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Checotah

Checotah is home to Lake Eufaula State Park, the Honey Springs Battlefield and country superstar Carrie Underwood. Located in eastern Oklahoma, this charming community also boasts a downtown historic district and many antique malls. Whether you ...

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Cheyenne

Nestled next to the Washita Battlefield National Historic Site, Black Kettle National Grasslands and Red Hills Country, the picturesque town of Cheyenne offers a profoundly poignant and meaningful American Indian experience. The battlefield's ...

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Chickasha

Plan a trip to Chickasha, located in central Oklahoma, for year-round excitement. The city is perhaps best known for its annual Festival of Light, a stunning holiday light display featuring 3.5 million twinkling lights held at Shannon Springs Park. ...

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Choctaw

Located in eastern Oklahoma County, Choctaw is the oldest chartered town in the state. A visit to Choctaw isn’t complete without a meal from the Old Germany Restaurant & Turek’s Tavern. A Choctaw staple since 1976, this eatery specializes in ...

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Claremore

The Route 66 town of Claremore, Oklahoma gave the state two of its best-loved sons: Will Rogers and Lynn Riggs, scribe of Green Grow the Lilacs, the play that inspired the musical Oklahoma! Visit the Will Rogers Memorial Museum, where you can ...

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Clayton

Discover a peaceful oasis in southeast Oklahoma at Clayton Lake State Park. This small park nestled in the Kiamichi Mountains offers tent and RV camping, primitive cabins and two bedroom cabins. The still 80-acre lake is perfect for kayaking and ...

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Cleveland

Experience all that Cleveland has to offer with your next trip to northeast Oklahoma. If it’s outdoor adventure you’re after, you’ll find plenty to enjoy at the Cleveland City Lake and Feyodi Creek Park. Bring your clubs to the 9-hole Keystone ...

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Clinton

Known as the “Hub City of Western Oklahoma,” Clinton has become a major city along Route 66 and is home to the Oklahoma Route 66 Museum. Let the audio tour and exhibits guide you through over sixty years of history, catch a movie at the drive-in ...

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Cookson

Bordering the northeast side of beautiful Lake Tenkiller, Cookson offers plenty of lakeside fun and beautiful lodging accommodations. Visit the Cookson Bend Resort & Marina for your one stop shop for fun in the sun. It offers a full marina with ...

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Cushing

Nestled in the heart of the Cimarron Valley, Cushing was established during the early oil boom days and is known as the "Pipeline Crossroads of the World." See Oklahoma from a new angle with the Oklahoma Skydiving Center in Cushing. Thrill seekers ...

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Davis

Davis is located in beautiful, scenic south-central Oklahoma. Full of natural beauty, Davis is home to Turner Falls Park, one of the state’s tallest waterfalls that drops 77 feet into a refreshing swimming hole. Full of wildflowers and ...

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Drumright

Enjoy an eclectic mix of antique shopping, wine tasting and theater performances in Drumright, a sweet little city nestled in northeast Oklahoma. Watch a show at the Boomtown Theater, scope out the city’s downtown murals or stock up on fabulous ...

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Duncan

Small-town allure and Old West charm combine to make Duncan a one-of-a-kind destination. Unique lodging options, stunning scenery and Main Street shopping make Duncan a standout among small Oklahoma towns. Duncan is considered the “Crapemyrtle ...

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Durant

Known as the “Magnolia Capital of Oklahoma,” Durant has everything from downtown shopping to outdoor adventures. Settled by a family of French-Choctaw origin, Durant boasts a unique combination of small-town charm and a highly celebrated Native ...

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Edmond

Big enough to offer the lodging and attractions you’re looking for but small enough to exude a friendly hometown feel, Edmond is a fun-loving city always ready to wow visitors. You’ll find down home attractions like a u-pick berry farm alongside ...

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Elk City

Step back in time in the Route 66 town of Elk City, Oklahoma where The Old Town Museum Complex keeps history alive. The multi-museum property allows visitors to steer through all eight states of the Mother Road at the National Route 66 Museum; ...

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El Reno

The historic city of El Reno, Oklahoma lies at the crossroads of Route 66 and the Chisholm Trail, now known as U.S. Highway 81. Ride an authentic rail trolley through the historic downtown area, stop to shop the antique and specialty stores or savor ...

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Enid

Stake your claim for fun in Enid, a city with a fascinating history, vibrant shopping, unique dining and a bustling music scene. You'll find plenty of interesting things to do in Enid, Oklahoma. The historic town of Enid was a well-known watering ...

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Eufaula

A diverse array of outdoor recreation makes Eufaula, Oklahoma a destination well worth exploring. Perched on the shores of Lake Eufaula – Oklahoma's largest, most placid lake – the city's 20-block downtown, listed on the National Register of ...

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Fairview

No trip to Fairview is complete without a visit to Gloss Mountain State Park. This hidden gem in western Oklahoma entices visitors to climb to the peak to enjoy a bird’s-eye view of the surrounding countryside. Sometimes called “Glass ...

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Fort Gibson

The site of Oklahoma's oldest frontier fort, established in 1824, Fort Gibson, Oklahoma is steeped in colorful history and equally colorful scenery – blue lakes, sparkling rivers and green hillsides. The Fort Gibson Historic Site and ...

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Frederick

Welcome to the friendly city of Frederick, the county seat of Tillman County in southwest Oklahoma. Plan your visit to Frederick to experience attractions like the Ramona Theatre, the Hackberry Flat Wildlife Management Area and the Crawford ...

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Freedom

Located in northwest Oklahoma, Freedom is home to the largest natural gypsum cave in the world that is open to the public and the only gypsum show cave in the United States. Explore this unique treasure at Alabaster Caverns State Park, which offers ...

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Gore

Welcome to Gore, the trout capital of Oklahoma. Nestled along the Lower Illinois River and just a few miles from Lake Tenkiller, this small town offers big fun for the avid angler. In addition to trout, the area also offers fishing for striped bass, ...

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Grove

Vacationers love the charming town of Grove, Oklahoma on beautiful Grand Lake. Take a ride reminiscent of the Mississippi riverboat journeys aboard the Cherokee Queen. Tour the country's largest outdoor museum, Har-Ber Village. Enjoy world-class ...

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Guthrie

As Oklahoma's territorial capital, Guthrie's ongoing restoration efforts make the town's downtown area the largest Historic Preservation District in the nation. Take a trolley tour through downtown to find fascinating history, one-of-a-kind stores ...

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Guymon

Horse around in Guymon, Oklahoma the Saddle Bronc Capital of the World, and home to the Guymon Pioneer Days Rodeo, the fifth-largest outdoor rodeo in the nation. View art at one of the two downtown galleries or visit the No Man's Land Museum in ...

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Hennessey

The charming small town of Hennessey sits alongside the historic Chisholm Trail and welcomes visitors with a variety of historic sites, lodging, restaurants, specialty shops and recreation. Stop by Bull Foot Station, a supply point noted for its ...

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Henryetta

Visit Henryetta, the rodeo cowboy capital of the world. Located in eastern Oklahoma, Henryetta offers fun things to do for the whole family. Explore the Henryetta Territorial Museum, which is located in a 9105 one-room schoolhouse that has also ...

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Hinton

No trip to Hinton is complete without a visit to gorgeous Red Rock Canyon State Park. This outdoor oasis offers camping, fishing, rappelling and hiking trails containing wagon wheel ruts left from travelers along the historic California Trail. Take ...

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Hobart

Head to the southwest Oklahoma town of Hobart to visit the General Tommy Franks Leadership Institute & Museum. Located in a series of historic building downtown, this 9,500 square foot facility showcases items from Hobart native General Franks’ ...

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Hodgen

If it’s outdoor recreation you’re after, head to Hodgen in southeast Oklahoma. This small community in Le Flore County is home to the gorgeous Ouachita National Forest, which offers a wealth of camping, hiking, horseback riding and more. Lace up ...

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Holdenville

Welcome to Holdenville, the county seat of Hughes County. Located in beautiful rolling hills, this friendly small town offers history, outdoor recreation, delicious restaurants and fun attractions for everyone. Whether you’re exploring Holdenville ...

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Hominy

Named after an Osage chief, Hominy is a town with a rich Native American heritage, offering unique attractions spanning from the arts to historical sites noting the city’s important oil and cattle industry. Take a tour of the murals and sculptures ...

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Hugo

As a railroad hub in the early 1900s, Hugo, Oklahoma was a hotbed of activity, with a vivid mix of dance hall girls, hustlers and gunfighters, a Harvey House Restaurant, and at one time, a dozen circuses wintering nearby taking advantage of the ...

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Idabel

Discover flower power in Idabel, Oklahoma, the "Dogwood Capital of Oklahoma", where springtime tours showcase the area's champion blooming dogwood trees. See Native arts from Oklahoma and all over the world at the Museum of the Red River, where ...

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Jenks

Home to the Oklahoma Aquarium, Riverwalk Crossing and abundant antiques shopping, Jenks, Oklahoma is known far and wide for its small-town charm and big-city atmosphere. Thousands of saltwater and freshwater species are found in the water wonderland ...

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Kenton

Nestled among mesas formed by ancient lava flows, Kenton is the only town in Oklahoma on Mountain Standard Time. Tour the Kenton Museum, the oldest building in the hamlet, which was built of native rock in 1902 and houses No Man’s Land artifacts. ...

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Kingfisher

Welcome to Kingfisher, the gateway to northwest Oklahoma. This growing city has a friendly small town feel where visitors will enjoy a quaint soda fountain, historic mansion and tributes to the “Ambassador of the Plains” Jesse Chisholm. Start ...

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Kingston

Home to Oklahoma's second largest lake and one of the premier striped bass hot spots in the southwest, Kingston has long been a popular vacation destination for fishing. Pack your rod and reel for a trip to Lake Texoma State Park and enjoy all that ...

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Lawton Fort Sill

Lawton, Oklahoma is your passport to adventure. Learn area history at The Museum of the Great Plains, which features archaeological and cultural artifacts and a replica of a trading post. Read a chapter of Oklahoma's rich military history at Fort ...

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Madill

Located in south-central Oklahoma near Lake Texoma, Madill is the Marshall County seat and home to the popular National Sandbass Festival. Held annually during the first full week of June, the seven-day festival draws over 15,000 visitors to the ...

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Mannford

Located along picturesque Keystone Lake, Mannford offers plenty of fun in the sun. Visit Keystone Harbor for all your marina needs or enjoy a delicious meal overlooking the water. Equestrian adventures are available at Trails by Curt, where visitors ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Marietta

Learn about pioneer life with a trip to the Love County Historical Society Pioneer Museum in Marietta where you’ll find a wealth of local history exhibits, collections and displays. Marietta is also home to Norton's Indian Territory Museum, a ...

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Marlow

Welcome to Marlow, a city steeped in tradition. This small southwest Oklahoma community has a big history dating back to its founding citizens, the Marlow brothers. Their fascinating story has even been told on the big screen as “The Sons of Katie ...

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McAlester

The hometown-friendly city of McAlester, located 90 miles south of Tulsa and 120 miles southeast of Oklahoma City, is a major trade center for Southeast Oklahoma and is one of the state's oldest communities. Unique attractions include the beautiful, ...

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Medicine Park

Known as America's cobblestone community for the round red rocks dotting this tiny picturesque town, Medicine Park, Oklahoma has a fascinating history. The Plains Indians were well acquainted with this quiet oasis long before its time as a colorful ...

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Miami

Pronounced My-am-uh, the city is named after the Indian tribe that settled at the juncture of the Neosho and Spring Rivers. Route 66 winds through Miami, Oklahoma's downtown area, where the Coleman Theatre, a Mother Road landmark built in 1929, was ...

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Midwest City

Just minutes from Oklahoma City, Midwest City has the distinction of being the largest city in eastern Oklahoma County and proud neighbor of Tinker Air Force Base, the largest single-site employer in the state. Tee off at the John Conrad Regional ...

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Moore

One of the fastest growing communities in the Oklahoma City area, Moore offers a variety of premier entertainment options. Get set for royal treatment in the "reel world" of Warren Theatre, a luxurious 14-screen theater complex with balcony seating, ...

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Muskogee

Native American heritage and military history come together in Muskogee, Oklahoma. Experience Native cultures at the Ataloa Lodge Museum on the Bacone College campus to see a fine private collection of Native American art, or at the Five Civilized ...

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Mustang

Welcome to the fast growing city of Mustang in Canadian County. This central Oklahoma community neighbors Oklahoma City, but has a unique history all its own. With roots dating back to the Oklahoma Land Run of 1889, Mustang took its name after a ...

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Newkirk

Founded in 1893, the entirety of downtown Newkirk is on the National Register of Historic Places with the largest collection of limestone buildings in Oklahoma. If you’re after a taste of history in Kaw County, head to the Newkirk Community Museum ...

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Norman

Norman, the state's third-largest city, offers small town charm and college town energy as well as the sophisticated eateries, world-class museums and thriving nightlife of much bigger cities. Discover "Sooner Magic" in Norman with a tour of the ...

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Okemah

Plan a trip to Okemah to discover the birthplace of legendary folk musician Woody Guthrie. Learn more about the man who sang “This Land is Your Land” and explore the city’s Woody Guthrie statue and murals, the Okfuskee County History Center or ...

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Oklahoma City

Western charm goes metropolitan in Oklahoma's capital city. Oklahoma City offers plenty of interesting things to do and boasts big-league attractions, including the OKC Thunder NBA team and a revitalized downtown area starring the Bricktown ...

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Okmulgee

The city of Okmulgee takes its name after the Muscogee Creek word meaning “bubbling water.” Visit this northeast Oklahoma destination to discover the flowing water at the Okmulgee & Dripping Springs Lake & Recreation Areas. Nestled in mighty oak ...

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Owasso

Named after the Osage Indian word meaning “end of the trail,” Owasso is a fun-loving destination with a friendly hometown feel. Owasso, Oklahoma prides itself on being a city of character and displays new banners around town each month with a ...

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Pauls Valley

This small town could take days to explore. Some journey to Pauls Valley, Oklahoma via the Heartland Flyer passenger train, which stops every morning on its trek from Oklahoma City to Fort Worth, Texas. Near the station, view local history and a ...

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Pawhuska

Deep in the heart of Osage County, explore a spirited mix of American Indian and western culture in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. See the romance of Pawhuska's history with 86 of 98 downtown buildings on the National Register of Historic Places. Established ...

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Pawnee

On the western edge of Pawnee, Oklahoma, atop Blue Hawk Peak sits the Pawnee Bill Ranch and Museum, the well-preserved dream home and ranch of Gordon Lillie (a.k.a. Pawnee Bill) and his wife, May Lillie. This picturesque historic site offers a ...

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Perry

Perry, Oklahoma was born of the 1893 land run which opened the Cherokee Strip for settlement. At noon on September 16, 1893 the sound of a pistol signaled the beginning of the great race to stake a claim and take title to 160 acres of virgin land. ...

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Ponca City

A lottery drew the lucky numbers of Ponca City, Oklahoma's settlers, and oil made it into the thriving cultural center it is today. Honor the brave women who settled Oklahoma at the Pioneer Woman Statue and Museum. Tour the Italian "Palace on the ...

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Poteau

Get a good view of the Ouachita National Forest from Poteau, Oklahoma's Cavanal Hill, dubbed "the world's highest hill" and just one foot shy of a designation as a mountain. Climb down and take a drive on the breathtaking Talimena Scenic Drive. ...

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Pryor

Nestled in the heart of Green Country, Pryor is the site of two highly popular music events each summer – Country Fever and Rocklahoma – and is also just 10 minutes from Lake Hudson, one of the top three bass fishing lakes in Oklahoma. The ...

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Purcell

Welcom to the "Heart of Oklahoma." If you’re looking for antique shopping in central Oklahoma, look no further than Purcell. Home to shops like T’a Antique Mall, Auntie Mae’s Antiques, Grapevine Antiques and Butler’s Antiques, you’ll find ...

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Sallisaw

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 ...

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Sand Springs

Sand Springs is Oklahoma's only planned industrial town, springing to life in 1907 when oil man Charles Page envisioned a haven for orphans and widows and founded the town as a model city. Proximity to Tulsa has fueled Sand Spring's growth, but ...

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Sapulpa

Billed as the "Heart of Historic Route 66," Sapulpa, Oklahoma's bustling downtown area hosts visitors from across the globe in search of Mother Road adventures. Sapulpa's history is steeped in a lively mix of Native American soul – the town is ...

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Sayre

Historic Route 66 runs through the heart of Sayre, Oklahoma which was founded in 1901. East Main Street holds an iconic reminder of Sayre's significance on the road – the Beckham County Courthouse, which had a Hollywood moment when it appeared ...

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Seminole

Named after the Seminole Nation, one of the Five Civilized Tribes who settled in the area, Seminole, Oklahoma is home to Seminole State College and the challenging Jimmie Austin Municipal Golf Course. Oil played a starring role in local history as ...

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Shawnee

Native American history and contemporary culture make Shawnee, Oklahoma a vibrant destination. Explore an Oklahoma-style castle at the historic Santa Fe Depot or see Babylonian, Greek and Roman artifacts - plus an Egyptian mummy - at the ...

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Skiatook

Skiatook is a fast-growing community with a wealth of family-friendly activities. Bring the kids to Central Park to play on the playground, splash pad and pool. The park is also the trailhead to the Osage Prairie Trail, a 14.5 mile long trail that ...

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Smithville

Nestled along the banks of the Upper Mountain Fork River, Smithville offers several unique getaways that will leave you feeling recharged and refreshed. Experience where the road ends and the adventure begins at the A to Z Guest Ranch, which offers ...

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Stigler

Plan a visit to Stigler, a charming community located in stunning southeast Oklahoma, for quick access to Lake Eufaula and a variety of attractions. Whether you’re fishing at Lake John Wells, golfing at Brier Creek Golf Course or browsing historic ...

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Stillwater

Get friendly with Stillwater, a small college town located between Oklahoma's two largest cities, Oklahoma City and Tulsa. Catch orange fever at Oklahoma State University and then grab a bite at nearby local legends Eskimo Joe's or the Original ...

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Stroud

Stroud is situated virtually midway between Tulsa and Oklahoma City, and at the juncture of historic Route 66 and State Highway 99. No self-respecting Route 66 road warrior will want to miss dining at the iconic Rock Café, built in 1939 and listed ...

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Sulphur

Tucked in the rolling prairie of cross-timber country, Sulphur, Oklahoma is known as the gateway to the Chickasaw National Recreation Area. One of three areas administered by the National Park Service, it was known to Native Americans as "the land ...

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Tahlequah

Tahlequah, Oklahoma, the capital of the Cherokee Nation, has been named one of the Top 100 Best Small Towns in America. Tour the recreated ancient Cherokee village of Tsa-La-Gi, located at the Cherokee Heritage Center. Float down what many consider ...

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Talihina

No trip to Talihina in southeast Oklahoma is complete without a drive along the Talimena National Scenic Byway. This 54-mile winding route is known for its stunning fall foliage and spectacular panoramas of the Ouachita Mountain Range. Enjoy all ...

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Tecumseh

Born overnight during the 1891 Land Run, the town of Tecumseh was named after the famed Shawnee Indian chief and visionary. No trip to Tecumseh is complete without a stop at the Farmer’s Daughter Market. This combination dining and shopping ...

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Thackerville

Thackerville is known far and wide as the home of the Winstar World Casino & Hotel. This world-class getaway sports over 600,000 square feet of gaming, making it the largest casino in the United States. A trip to Winstar offers everything you need ...

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Tishomingo

Get lost in the history and beauty of Tishomingo, Oklahoma, the Chickasaw Nation's historic capital and heart of Blue River. Explore the Chickasaw influence by visiting the Chickasaw Council House Museum and the Chickasaw National Capitol Building. ...

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Tonkawa

Tonkawa, nicknamed “The Wheatheart of Oklahoma,” is located in north-central Oklahoma. Plan a visit to this city in Kay County for gaming, shopping, museums and more. The Tonkawa Hotel & Casino is always a great choice or a getaway. This gaming ...

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Tulsa

Visit Tulsa, Oklahoma's second-largest city for a haven of Southern comfort and cosmopolitan style. A town enriched by its oil heritage, Tulsa boasts world-class cultural attractions, including the Philbrook and Gilcrease Museums, and plenty of ...

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Vian

Escape to beautiful Vian to experience the best that Lake Tenkiller has to offer. Known as Oklahoma’s “heaven in the hills,” Tenkiller State Park is a wealth of outdoor recreation with water sports, fishing, hiking and even scuba diving. If ...

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Vinita

Established in 1871, Vinita is the second oldest town in Oklahoma and as such, has placed a high priority on preserving its history and heritage. A historic downtown district showcases antiques shops and specialty boutiques, the Eastern Trails ...

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Wagoner

With the Arkansas, Verdigris and Grand Rivers, Fort Gibson Lake and the Boston Mountains all close by, Wagoner, Oklahoma is a haven for water enthusiasts and outdoor explorers. Go boating or cast a fishing line at one of several marinas and resorts. ...

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Watonga

Watonga is home to gorgeous Roman Nose State Park. One of Oklahoma’s original seven state parks, Roman Nose State Park takes its name from a Cheyenne Chief and is set amidst a beautiful canyon with exceptional recreation activities. Amenities ...

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Waynoka

Named for a Cherokee word meaning "sweet water,” Waynoka is a western Oklahoma gem. Home of Little Sahara State Park, this area is a great example of Oklahoma’s diverse landscape where visitors are treated to over 1,600 acres of sand dunes ...

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Weatherford

Cruise Route 66 for some kicks in Weatherford. Blast off into Smithsonian-quality exhibits at the Stafford Air & Space Museum, which chronicles the career of the Weatherford native and U.S. astronaut or feel the rhythm at Southwestern Oklahoma State ...

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Wilburton

Wilburton is a small town with a lot to offer. Tucked in the scenic San Bois Mountains of southeast Oklahoma, Wilburton is the home of Robbers Cave State Park where thousands of visitors flock each year for camping, hiking, spelunking, boating, ...

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Woodward

Outdoor sports enthusiasts will relish this piece of prairie. Enjoy the natural beauty and abundant wildlife at Boiling Springs State Park, tee off at the Boiling Springs Golf Course or take aim at quail, dove, pheasant, turkey and deer at the Hal ...

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Yukon

Known as the hometown of country superstar Garth Brooks as well as for its lively annual Oklahoma Czech Festival, Yukon sprang into being in 1891 as farming community. As one of Oklahoma's largest ethnic festivals, the Oklahoma Czech Festival goes ...

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