Boasting some of the most breathtaking scenery in the state, Choctaw Country in southeastern Oklahoma is home to stunning vistas and more than a few amazing lakes. Marked by rolling timber, wooded mountains and cypress-lined bayous, this stunning setting creates the perfect backdrop for the area’s sparkling lakes. You read all about gorgeous Broken Bow Lake in our "Big Six" overview of the state's top lakes, but check out our round-up of the area’s other fantastic bodies of water and start planning your next Choctaw Country adventure.Learn More
Endangered Ark Foundation
The Endangered Ark Foundation is home to the second largest herd of Asian elephants in America. Started in 1993 to help preserve these endangered elephants, this foundation in Hugo seeks to educate the public about these beautiful creatures.
Three buildings make up the Endangered Ark Foundation. The first is currently used as a workshop and "Baby Barn," where female elephants are housed during their pregnancy (which lasts up to 22 months). Females are otherwise housed in the second building, while several male elephants reside in the third structure. Come meet these fascinating animals in person. Tours are available every Friday & Saturday at 10am with advance reservation only.
Children admission (4-12): $15.
Infant admission (3 & under): free. While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the pricing listed above, prices are subject to change without notice.