GATEWAY TO THE CHICKASAW NATIONAL RECREATION
- SULPHUR OKLAHOMA!
National Recreation Area offers activities all year. Streams
and lakes cater to boaters, swimmers, and anglers, while
its forests and prairies reward hikers, wildlife photographers,
and campers. The National Park Service manages the area,
provides for recreational uses, and acts as caretaker
of the natural and cultural features.
Turner Falls Park,
known as a popular recreation area
1868. Enjoy the spectacular view at the base of Turner Falls
as Honey Creek cascades down 77 feet to create the largest
waterfall in Oklahoma. Turner Falls has two unique natural
swimming areas, one of which is at the base of the falls.
The opportunities for
swimming, fishing and boating are endless in
the Sulphur area. Spring
fed waters are always
cold so be prepared for
a truly refreshing experience
when you hit the waters
of the Travertine creek
or enjoy the warm blue
waves of Arbuckle Lake!
Take your fishing boat,
sailboat, ski boat, canoe or jet ski out on Arbuckle
Lake for a fun-filled
day of water play. Throw
a line in the water and relax while you try your
hand at catching white bass, large mouth bass,
catfish, crappie, or a variety of other species
If hiking is your thing, you’ll love the
diversity of the trails in
the Arbuckle Mountains. Bird
watching is fantastic
all four seasons of the year.
Hunting is another outdoor
activity that attracts
many people to Sulphur. Bring your horse and
ride the multi-use trail
at Chickasaw National Recreation
Area. If you’re looking for a place to
ride your ATV or off road motorcycle, we have
just the place for you!
Few places can boast
of the rich Native American history you’ll find
in Sulphur. From the Chickasaws calling this
home after the Trail of Tears to the cowboys
who drove their cattle through the area you’ll
discover a beautiful story of our history and
a taste of the wacky and
wonderful, you must stop in at the Bivens
Dog Trade. This popular
flea market began in the early 40's when hunters
and dog breeders gathered on the banks of Rock
Creek to trade dogs.
Livestock Auction has been in business for
over 48 years and is still
going strong! The Livestock Auction is held
every Friday beginning at noon. The auction
is located on Highway 177 at the north edge
Whether it be a family reunion,
a corporate retreat, or just a
weekend for some quiet time alone,
Sulphur has the place for you.
Come and Experience
the REAL OKLAHOMA!