Winding Stair Recreation Area

Winding Stair Recreation Area
Ouachita National Forest
Phone: 580-494-6402

Located atop the Winding Stair Mountain within the Ouachita National Forest, this campground offers spectacular views of southeast Oklahoma and the Winding Stair Mountain range. There are 23 campsites with tables, fire rings, lantern poles, grills and a paved parking area. Potable water, warm showers and flush toilets are available spring to mid-summer, dependent on water availability.

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Discounts: Senior Discount
Facility Amenities: ADA Compliant, Gift Shop, Pets Allowed
Group Amenities: Bus/Motorcoach Parking
Highway Corridors (within 5 mi.): US-270
On-site Activities: Hiking, Hunting
Main camp is open March through November.
Backpacker's camp is open all year.
Office hours: Monday-Friday 8:30am-4:30pm.
From Heavener, take US Hwy 59 south for 17 miles to US Hwy 259. Turn south onto US Hwy 259 for 5 miles to Hwy 1 (Talimena Scenic Drive). Turn west toward Talihina on Hwy 1 and continue for 1 mile.
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