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Atoka, Oklahoma

  • Confederate Cemetery

    Confederate CemeteryThe "burying ground" was first used by emigrants traveling on the Butterfield Stage road who camped at a spring, which was later called "Harkins' Spring," just north of the Middle Boggy River (today k...
    Confederate Cemetery
  • Boggy Depot Cemetery

    Boggy Depot CemeteryAdjoining Boggy Depot Townsite is the 1830s Middle Boggy Battlefield Site and Cemetery. The townsite and cemetery are listed on the National Register of Historic Places and on the Oklahoma's list of O...
    Boggy Depot Cemetery

Attractions and Upcoming Events


Historic Downtown

Take in some of Atoka's History by viewing the historic downtown buildings. 1901 Bank Building

Atoka, OK Historic Downtowns

Butterfield Stage Line

Standing at the forefront of the old Butterfield road imagine the stage coach hustling along the old wooden fence line up the well-ridden ruts that are still visible today and coming to an abrupt halt at the rest stop. The Butterfield Overland Mail route directed its route to Boggy Depot in 1858

Atoka, OK Railroad History

Boggy Depot Townsite

Prelude to a State Boggy Depot's contribution to Oklahoma outlasted all her structures, for it was the source of the state's name. Chief Allen Wright, principal chief of the Choctaw Nation, suggested the word "Oklahoma" (meaning "Red People") in 1866

Atoka, OK Historic Towns

Confederate Memorial Museum and Cemetery

The museum offers a unique look into the varied history of southeastern Oklahoma. From pre-historic bones, the Choctaw Trail of Tears and a stop on the Butterfield Stage Line, to homegrown talents Reba McEntire and the late Lane Frost, the museum and it'

Atoka, OK Museums

Things to do near Atoka, OK

Chickasaw Pointe Golf Resort

Course Access: PublicHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Tishomingo Golf & Recreation Club

9 Hole public golf course located on Pennington Creek just north of Tishomingo....

McGee Creek Camping

Buster Hight Area provides visitors a 4-lane wide boat ramp, courtesy dock, comfort station with showers, 25 paved cam...