Want to see the greatest light show on earth? Look to the night sky at one of Oklahoma’s secluded stargazing hotspots. Enjoy awe-inspiring views from the back porch of a resort lodge with all the comforts of home, or take in the show from your backcountry campsite at a state park. Whether you join one of the orchestrated “star parties” in remote corners of the state or strike out on your own stargazing adventure, come to Oklahoma and see the universe in a whole new light.Learn More
Billy Creek Recreation Area
Located south of the Winding Stair Mountains within the Ouachita National Forest, the Billy Creek Recreation Area offers a wonderful primitive camping experience. Off the beaten path, this campground is perfect for those looking for basic camping amenities within a rustic, quiet setting. There are 12 primitive campsites with grills, tables, lantern poles, fire rings and centrally located hydrants. Other amenities include a vault restroom, swim area, picnic area, large pavilion and access to the Choctaw Nations Trail and Billy Creek Trail.