What to do in Okmulgee State Park

Okmulgee State Park, on beautiful Okmulgee Lake, is a wonderful place for your family outing. Fish, hike, bring your mountain bike or your horse, and enjoy the great Oklahoma outdoors.

Recreation opportunities include RV and tent camping, picnicking, swimming, fishing, hiking, boating and water sports on Okmulgee Lake. Facilities offered include group shelters, electric and water hookups, comfort stations, sanitary waste stations, lighted boat ramps, an accessible fishing dock, designated swimming areas, playgrounds, and a 3 mile hiking trail (1/2 mile is ADA accessible). A public hunting area is on the north side of Okmulgee Lake. The park is located adjacent to Dripping Springs State Park and Dripping Springs Lake.

Features/Facilities: Credit Cards Accepted • Handicap Accessible • Lake/River View • Pets Allowed • Senior Discount • 1,075 Park Acres • 650-Acre Okmulgee Lake/1,050-Acre Dripping Springs Lake •

Nearby: Creek Council House & Museum, Okmulgee • Orpheum Theatre, Okmulgee • Natura Vineyards & Winery, Okmulgee • Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge

Days/Hours Open: Park grounds open daily. Office hours are Mon-Fri 7am-4:30pm.

Group Contact: Roger Wyrick

Fishing: Largemouth Bass • Crappie • Sunfish • White Bass • Channel Catfish

297 Campsites • Boating • Water Skiing • Fishing • Playground • Hiking Trails • Mountain Biking • Short Equestrian Trails • Accessible Fishing Dock

I-40 Exit 240 (Hwy 75), N to Okmulgee, then W on Hwy 56 approximately 7 miles.

This state has a mild climate due to its southern location and low elevations. The western regions of the state are somewhat drier than that of the east. Winter temperatures range from 50 degrees to 25 degrees F. The season extends from December through February and very little snow fall during this period. Spring begins in March, with temperatures between 50 and 70 degrees F. Temperatures rise throughout the season and summer highs begin to peak in July and August. All regions of Oklahoma receive days with temperatures reaching 100 degrees. The southwestern corner of the state usually records the hottest temperatures. by October fall temperatures provide relief from the heat of summer. Temperatures during this season reach into the 60s for highs and dip into the 30s for the lows. The relative humidity has an annual average of 64 percent. The most rainfall occurs during the months of May and June.

16830 Dripping Springs Rd
Okmulgee, OK 74447

Phone: 918-756-5971

Fax: 918-759-9933

Email: okmulgee@onenet.net
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