State Park Updates

State Park Updates

We've gathered all the latest news and updates about Oklahoma state parks right here as a handy referencefor you. From extreme water levels to updates on new facilities in our parks, here's all the latestbuzz.

Greenleaf State Park Closed Due to Flooding
Greenleaf State Park Closed Due to Flooding

May 23, 2019: Greenleaf State Park is currently closed due to rising flood waters, and all reservations have been cancelled through the weekend. Park guests who had reservations for this weekend will be contacted today. If you are concerned that we do not have current information, please call the office at 918-487-5196.

High Water Closure at Little Blue Area
High Water Closure at Little Blue Area

May 22, 2019: Due to high water, the Little Blue Area at Grand Lake State Park is closed and gated.

High Water Closure at Great Plains State Park
High Water Closure at Great Plains State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Great Plains State Park, nine tent sites and one RV site in the Lower Mountain Shade campground are closed.

High Water Closure at Fort Cobb State Park
High Water Closure at Fort Cobb State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Fort Cobb State Park, some RV sites at White Catfish Cove, Deer Run, Black Jack and Tent Hill are unavailable. In addition, some tent sites at Sycamore, Goose Feather, Caddo Hill, Cove Road and Tent Hill are unavailable. The boat ramps are usable, but boat dock walkways are underwater.


High Water Closure at Foss State Park
High Water Closure at Foss State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Foss State Park, sites 11-40 in the Cottonwood campground are not available for RV camping.

High Water Closure at Lake Thunderbird State Park
High Water Closure at Lake Thunderbird State Park

***NOTICE*** May 24, 2019: Due to high water at Lake Thunderbird State Park, the entire North Sentinel area (campground and boat ramp) is unavailable. Additional closures include the Sailboat, Little Axe and South Dam boat ramps. Five tent sites at Hog Creek West and three tent sites at Little Axe are closed. All RV sites at the Hog Creek and Little Axe campgrounds have reopened.

High Water Closure at Spavinaw Area
High Water Closure at Spavinaw Area

May 22, 2019: Due to flooding at the Spavinaw Area at Grand Lake State Park, the entire park below the spillway is closed for RV and tent camping.

High Water Closure at McGee Creek State Park
High Water Closure at McGee Creek State Park

May 21, 2019: Due to high water at McGee Creek State Park, Centerpoint Road (leading to the McGee Creek Natural Scenic Recreation Area) is closed.

High Water Closure at Twin Bridges Area
High Water Closure at Twin Bridges Area

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at the Twin Bridges Area at Grand Lake State Park, the Angler's Paradise campground is closed.

High Water Closure at Cherokee Area
High Water Closure at Cherokee Area

***NOTICE*** May 22, 2019: Due to high water, the Cherokee Area at Grand Lake State Park is closed. There is no staff present at the park. Some roadways, boat ramps, restrooms and camping sites are underwater making this area unsafe for visitors.

High Water Closure at Bernice Area
High Water Closure at Bernice Area

May 22, 2019: Due to high water, the Bernice Area at Grand Lake State Park is closed for RV and tent camping, and all reservations have been cancelled through June 1. The Nature Center and trail are not accessible.

High Water Closure at Keystone State Park
High Water Closure at Keystone State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Keystone State Park, the lower part of Lake Country campground is closed. This area includes RV sites L31-L42 and shelters #1 and #2. In addition, the Green Country tent campground (sites G37-G46) and boat ramps in both the Green Country and Lake Country areas are closed.

High Water Closure at Cherokee Landing State Park
High Water Closure at Cherokee Landing State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Cherokee Landing State Park, the main road into the park is closed. The park can still be accessed via the back gate at the Oklahoma Station store. Additional closures include the Cherokee and Choctaw campgrounds, as well as the boat ramp.

High Water Closure at Tenkiller State Park
High Water Closure at Tenkiller State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Tenkiller State Park, the Gooseneck Bend, Hickory Flats area and boat ramps are closed. In addition, the Shady Grove and Bluejay Knob lower road areas are closed. The boat ramp at Fisherman’s Point is closed, but the area remains accessible.

High Water Closure at Sequoyah State Park
High Water Closure at Sequoyah State Park

May 22, 2019: Due to high water at Sequoyah State Park, the Cherokee, Paradise Cove south and Choctaw tent campgrounds are closed. The Creek campground is partially closed, and the golf course only has nine holes open. The Choctaw and Seminole RV campgrounds are open.

High Water Closure at Sequoyah Bay State Park
High Water Closure at Sequoyah Bay State Park

May 24, 2019: Due to high water at Sequoyah Bay State Park, a limited number of RV and tent sites are available on a first come, first serve basis.

High Water Closure at Snowdale Area
High Water Closure at Snowdale Area

May 22, 2019: Due to flooding, the Snowdale Area at Grand Lake State Park is currently closed for RV and tent camping. Some roadways, boat ramps, restrooms and camping sites are underwater making this area unsafe for visitors.

Greenleaf State Park Meeting Room Closure
Greenleaf State Park Meeting Room Closure

Until further notice, the Whispering Winds Reunion Center will be closed for renovations.

Greenleaf State Park Hiking Trail Closure
Greenleaf State Park Hiking Trail Closure

Until further notice, the Ankle Express Hiking Trail will be closed at the swinging bridge until repairs are made to the bridge. 

Roman Nose State Park Lodge Restaurant Hours Reduced
Roman Nose State Park Lodge Restaurant Hours Reduced

Starting November 4, until further notice, the restaurant at Roman Nose Lodge will be closed Monday and Tuesday, open for lunch and dinner on Wednesday and Thursday, open all day on Friday and Saturday, and will close at 2pm on Sunday. A complimentary continental breakfast will be available to lodge guests on Monday through Thursday.