What to do in Osage Hills State Park

You can almost hear echoes of the Native past through the trees. Nestled in lush rolling hills, this area was once an Osage Indian settlement. When you've settled down in the comfort of your quiet, private cabin, you'll feel as if you've truly gotten away from it all. Osage Hills State Park is the gateway to Oklahoma's Tallgrass Prairie.

Osage Hills State Park offers 1,100 acres with picnic tables and shelters, 20 RV campsites and 8 cabins, swimming pool, hiking trails, ball field and tennis court. Abundant fishing for bass, crappie, catfish and perch can be found in Lookout Lake, or in Sand Creek at the south end of the park. Area has good opportunities for fall foliage viewing. Average cabin rate $$$ (65-100).

Features/Facilities: Coffee Maker • Credit Cards Accepted • Fishing Boat Rental • In-Room Fireplace • Kitchen • Outdoor Swimming Pool • Senior Discount • 1,199 Park Acres • 18-Acre Lake Lookout •

Nearby: Woolaroc Museum, Bartlesville • Tom Mix Museum, Dewey • Price Tower, Bartlesville • Frank Phillips Museum, Bartlesville • Prairie Song-Indian Territory, Dewey • Wah-Sha-She State Park, Hulah Lake • Osage Historical Museum, Pawhuska • Tallgrass Prairie Preserve, Pawhuska

Recreation
8 Cabins (with fireplace) • 2 Camping Areas, 55 Campsites • Group Camp (capacity of 120) • Swimming Pool • Boating • Nature, Hiking & Biking Trails

Location
Located 11 miles W of Bartlesville on Hwy 60 from Hwy 123

Climate
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.

Address
Hwy 60 W
Bartlesville, OK 74006

Phone: 918-336-4141,-800-654-8240

Fax: 918-337-2176

Email: osagehills@oklahomaparks.com
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