LASR.net Homepage




Menu

Tamaha, Oklahoma

  • Largest Oak Tree

    Largest Oak TreeThis tree in Tamaha towers over one of the original settlement buildings now used as the senior center. This immense tree is the largest oak tree in Oklahoma....
    Largest Oak Tree

Attractions and Upcoming Events

Tamaha Jail & Ferry Landing

The oldest jail in Oklahoma still stands near Kerr Lake at Tamaha. Tamaha was one of the earliest port towns and trading centers in the Choctaw Nation, I.T.. Choctaws were brought from Mississippi up the Arkansas River to Tamaha on steamboats as early as 1831.

Tamaha, OK Pioneer History


Battle of the J.R. Williams

Tamaha is the site of the only civil war naval battle fought in Oklahoma. - Confederate Indian forces, led by Cherokee Brig. Gen. Stand Waitie, were forced aground and captured the union steamboat, J.R. Williams, with cargo valued at $120,000, on June 15th, 1864.

Tamaha, OK Battlesites

Things to do near Tamaha, OK

Rock Creek Golf Course

Course Access: PublicHoles: 9Reserve Advance Tee Times: Yes...

Lake Wister State Park Cabins

With 1,220 scenic acres to enjoy and explore, Lake Wister State Park offers 15 lakeview or parkview cabins open 7 days a wee...

Mcalester Country Club

Course Access: PrivateHoles: 18Reserve Advance Tee Times: 1 days...