Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Oklahoma Lakes & Mountains
The natural landscapes of Chickasaw Country have stood the test of time and are windows to its colorful history. Take in the beauty of the land by trekking through the breathtaking Arbuckle Mountains, exploring some of the nature parks or relaxing in a cozy mountainside cabin.
Plan a trip to popular outdoor recreational areas like Turner Falls and Lake Texoma. Chickasaw Country offers some of the most amazing mountains and lakes in Oklahoma, perfect for outdoor adventures like hiking, hunting and fishing.
Originally built in 1842 to protect the Chickasaw and Choctaw Tribes from the plains Indians, Fort Washita operated through 1865 and still stands today as a historic site and museum where visitors can learn what life was like before and during the Civil War.
After being abandoned in 1862 ...
The Kullihoma Grounds is a Chickasaw tribal reserve that serves as a favorite gathering place for the Chickasaw people. It once was actively used as as a stomp ground, school and an everyday community. Although it no longer serves those purposes, it is still a place for the Chickasaw people to re...