Oklahoma State Parks List Facilities Closed Due To Flooding


Thursday, April 28th 2011, 12:56 pm
By: News On 6


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UNDATED -- Several Oklahoma state parks have been affected by high water levels after the recent heavy rainfall.

The Oklahoma Parks web site recommends campers and other travelers call ahead before visiting.

4/26/2011 Related Story: Flood Waters Swallow Campgrounds Along The Illinois River

The following areas are temporarily closed:

  • Tenkiller State Park: Fisherman's Point campground including courtesy dock, tent sites and day-use sites. Hickory Flat campground access road, marina parking lot and access road.
  • Cherokee Landing State Park: Main entrance closed; alternative entrance near Oklahoma Station convenience store is open. Wildcat Point Area; Lower Road boat ramp and courtesy dock closed.
  • Greenleaf State Park: Lower park areas closed.
  • Spavinaw State Park: No access to campground. All areas closed and gated.
  • Snowdale State Park: No access to campground. All areas closed and gated.
  • Cherokee State Park: Riverside and Grand Cherokee Areas: No access to campground. All areas closed and gated.
  • Bernice State Park: Camping areas closed.
  • Twin Bridges State Park: Lower end boat ramp and fishing dock closed. Lower end parking lot partially open.
  • Sequoyah Golf Course: Nine holes only open for play.

Get phone numbers for Oklahoma State Parks.