Escape the winter doldrums with these fun and unique ideas for wintry fun in the Sooner State. Whether you’re looking for a cozy, rustic getaway, a luxurious weekend in the city or something in-between, these three itineraries will point you in the right direction.Learn More
Turtle Rock Farm
Turtle Rock Farm is a center for sustainability, spirituality and healing. Located on a centennial farm in north-central Oklahoma, Turtle Rock Farm offers retreats and workshops for individuals, families and groups. Accommodations include a 100-year-old farmhouse overlooking the prairie, a brick rambler overlooking a lake and a straw bale hermitage made from wheat straw and clay on the farm. Turtle Rock Farm specializes in giving guests the opportunity to re-connect with the natural world and learn ways to live more sustainably. Available activities include hiking, kayaking, canoeing, nature walks, workshops on gardening, composting and cooking, beekeeping and raising chickens, retreats on simple living, learning about the prairie ecosystem, seeing nature through photography, nature journaling and writing nature poems.
Personal and customized retreats are also available for groups, families and individuals. The farm has alpacas, honey bees, gardens, chickens, pygmy goats, rabbits and guinea fowl. Professional services include spiritual direction and massage therapy. Guided or unguided day trips to the Great Salt Plains and the Tall Grass Prairie Preserve are also available.