Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park
***NOTICE*** Due to winterization at the Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park, the small comfort station at the entrance to the park will be closed and winterized from October 1, 2019 through April 1, 2020. The large comfort station in the RV area will be closed and winterized from November 1, 2019 through March 15, 2020. The rest of the park and Nature Center will remain open, and showers and restrooms within the Nature Center will be available. The Nature Center hours are Monday through Friday 9am-4pm from November through February.
Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park is located on the northwestern corner of Grand Lake. Known as the "Crappie Capital of the World," the park also offers fishing for largemouth bass, sunfish, white bass, channel catfish and bluegill.
The 88-acre park area boasts 150 primitive tent sites and 33 RV sites with water and 50 amp electric hookups. There are also two comfort stations with hot showers located on either side of the park. Picnic areas are scattered throughout the park, and there is one covered shelter.
Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park also offers several activities for kids of all ages. With two playgrounds, a swimming beach, a nature center, a wildlife feeding area and two wildlife watch towers, the whole family is certain to find something to enjoy. The park also features a one mile paved walking and jogging path that is handicapped accessible.
Grand Lake is located in northeastern Oklahoma and offers a total of 46,500 surface acres and 1,300 miles of shoreline. With a reputation for great fishing and the proximity to the 13,000-acre Spavinaw Hills Game Management Area, it is an outdoorsman's paradise.
Nearby shopping and activities include Darryl Starbird's National Rod & Custom Car Hall of Fame Museum in Bernice, Cabin Creek Civil War Battle Site in Vinita, Eastern Trails Museum in Vinita, Barker Gang Grave site in Vinita, Har-Ber Village in Grove, Cayuga Splitlog Mission Church in Grove and the Lendonwood Gardens in Grove.