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Tenkiller State Park Nature Center


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Tenkiller State Park Nature Center Tenkiller State Park Nature Center is staffed by volunteers and a naturalist and is open 7 days a week in the summer. The park naturalist conducts activities at the nature center located at the cabin office and visitor center. Arts and crafts, snake exhibits, insect displays, aquariums, living bee hive and other displays make this an enjoyable stop while visiting the park. Outside, you can view a watchable wildlife area complete with running stream and ponds.

Programs on topics from birdwatching to tree identification to animal habitat are scheduled throughout the summer along with living history re-enactments, avian productivity, survivorship, banding, and more. Activities such as arts and crafts and games will also be available during the summer. A short nature trail is being developed that travels along a rock bluff and by the lake. Guided tours are available.


Hours: Sunday - Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Phone: 918-489-5641
Our Email: nature@crosstel.net

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