Description - Oklahoma's state parks reflect the beauty and diversity of the state. From the pine forests of southeastern Oklahoma to the spectacular mesas of the Panhandle, and from the northeastern lakes and forests to the rugged mountains of the southwest, you are surrounded by Oklahoma's natural wonders. For a weekend or a week, Oklahoma State Parks are the perfect getaway!
- There are 50 state parks in Oklahoma scattered across the state with attractions for everyone. Campgrounds, lakes, and abundant wildlife are available.
Recreation - You'll find any number of activities, including camping, hiking, swimming, fishing, water skiing, and even cave exploring.
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.
Directions to each park along with maps are provided with the individual wildernet.com park descriptions on the park pages.