Greenleaf State Park, OK Events


13Victorian Valentine Workshop Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historic Site. Educational workshop to create handmade Victorian valentines. ... more


5Public Bake Day & 19th Century Dance Workshop Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historic Site. Visitors are encouraged to bring their own items to be baked in the 19th Century brick oven. Learn and participate in dance ... more


27 - 25 Azalea Festival Muskogee - Annually, visitors can walk or drive through the park to view the beautiful array of blooming azaleas, tulips, dogwood and other trees and plants. Cit ... more

1 - 3 Old Fort Days Art/Heritage Festival Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historical Site. Sponsored by the Oklahoma Historical Society. ... more

8 - 9 Muskogee Area Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show Muskogee - Every year the MAQG quilt show gets bigger and better by offering a quilt show competition, inviting experts for demonstrations, hosting regional vend ... more

9Azalea Parade Muskogee - Parade celebration for Azalea festival. ... more

9Barbecue & Chili Cookoff Muskogee - Bar-b-que, chili, open and bean cookoffs are planned. Live music. Held in conjunction with the city's month long Azalea Festival celebration in Honor ... more

9Flower Power 5K Run Muskogee - 5K run. Held in conjunction with the city's month long Azalea Festival celebration. 8am. ... more

9Flower Power Bike Ride Muskogee - The Flower Power Bike Ride is one of the first rides of the cycling season and coincides with Muskogee's annual Azalea festival. The bike ride begins ... more

9 - 10 Azalea Arts and Craft Show Muskogee - Annual Arts and Craft Show .. If you are looking for booth space here's your chance. Booth space is $60.00 for two days. Lots of door prizes will be g ... more

9Cruizaders Annual Car, Truck and Mororycle Show Muskogee - Cruizaders Car Club is holding their annual Car, Truck and Motorcycle show in conjunction with Muskogee's Annual Azalea Festival and Chili Cookoff. D ... more

23 - 29 Annual Renaissance Festival Muskogee - Step back in time and enjoy the wonderment of a day in Renaissance England, right here in Oklahoma! Journey to an age of sorcerers, knights in shining ... more


30Three Rivers Museum Railroad Day Muskogee - Celebrate our rich railroad history at the Midland Valley Depot. The event includes model trains, lectures on railroad history, children's games and a ... more

7Cruis'n Angles Anual Car Show Muskogee - This car show has something for everybody. All registration will be $15 and will be accepted from 8AM until Noon. There will be Independent judges wit ... more


4Annual Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show / Cruise Night Fort Gibson - Nestled in the downtown Fort Gibson area, where Poplar Street meets Lee Street, car enthusiast of all ages come to show and look at hundreds of the be ... more


1Happy Birthday America Muskogee - Celebrate at the sports complex with live entertainment and a grand fireworks display. Concessions on site. 6-10:30pm. Handicap Accessible. ... more

4Independence Day Celebration and Lawn Social Fort Gibson - Celebrate Independence Day at Fort Gibson! Fort Gibson Historic Site will host Fourth at the For. This free event will be held in the air-conditioned ... more


6Fort Gibson 5k Run & 1 Mile Fun Run Fort Gibson - Features a certified course set in downtown historic Fort Gibson, member of USA Field & Track. Sponsorsed by the Fort Gibson Chamber of Commerce for t ... more


27Five Tribe's Folklore, Legends & Myths Muskogee - Please join us in paying tribute to our native folklore, legends and myths. Like many cultures, we use storytelling as a way to pass down our customs, ... more

23 - 22 Halloween Festival at the Castle Muskogee - This 60 acre haunted theme park hosts seven different events for all ages ranging from the totally frightening to the non-scary. Come and experience T ... more


14 - 15 Smokin the Fort Fort Gibson - Competitive and judged BBQ and Chili Cook Off nestled in the historic downtown Fort Gibson, Oklahoma. We feed the crowd for $10 a person. Beer garden, ... more

16 - 18 Mexican War Encampment Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historic Site. Living history demonstrations involving camp life, drill, and garrison duties. ... more


31The Masters Art Show Muskogee - Master artists from the Five Civilized Tribes present artwork for sale. Highlights will include an auction, artist meet and greet, awards presentation ... more

10Veteran's Day Program Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson National Cemetery. Ceremony at the National cemetery to honor American veterans,weather permitting. ... more

12Boares Heads Feaste Muskogee - Spend an evening with King Henry VIII and an array of entertainment as you feast upon a magnificent four-course meal, dance with the belly dancers and ... more

15Ladies Camp of Instruction Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historic Site. A day-long, hands-on workshop that introduces the participants to the frontier Indian Territory lifestyle of the 19th Centu ... more

17 - 25 Garden of Lights Festival Muskogee - Visitors drive through this 120-acre park viewing trees, bushes and water areas decorated with more than one million colored lights and animated displ ... more

17 - 26 The Christmas Kingdom Muskogee - Drive through the Castle's Christmas Kingdom and experience what is believed to be the world's largest collection of holiday inflatables. Over 2000 di ... more


27Johnny V's New Years Celebration Muskogee - Johnny V's is Raising the Bar once more with a New Year's Celebration from 9:00pm to 2:00am. This event offers Live Jazz entertainment and free champa ... more

26Garden of Lights Festival Muskogee - Visitors drive through this 120-acre park viewing trees, bushes and water areas decorated with more than one million colored lights and animated displ ... more

2 - 3 1848 Candlelight Tour Fort Gibson - Fort Gibson Historic Site. Experience a day in the life of a soldier of 1848 in the historic old log fort. A celebration for the season and an excepti ... more

3Starlight Christmas Parade Fort Gibson - Parade beginning at 7 p.m. This annual event sparkles with holiday spirit and a visit from Santa! ... more

3 - 4 Community Holiday Home Tour Fort Gibson - The holiday season welcomes visitors as they tour historic homes of Fort Gibson. ... more

Greenleaf State Park Fishing

Greenleaf Fishing
Greenleaf FishingLargemouth bass, crappie, catfish and sunfish provide plenty of thrills for anglers of all ages and skill levels. A fully accessible kids fishing pond is stocked December through February with trout and stocked occasionally the remainder of the year with bass, catfish and perch. Fishing is allowed for the disabled and kids 16 and under (park trout stamp required during trout season). In cooperation with the Paralyzed Veterans of American and an ODWC grant, the park recently completed work on an accessible fishing pier on Greenleaf Lake which is open for year-round fishing at no charge.

Heated/Enclosed Fishing Dock - A perfect place for crappie fishing, out of the weather and into the night, year round. It also stocks groceries, specialty gift items and a variety of bait and tackle. Call 918-487-5149 for more information.

Fishing/Boating: The park has two boat ramps - one in Area B and one near the marina. (Skiing and personal watercraft are not allowed on lake)

Greenleaf Marina and Floating Grill: Enjoy outdoor dining on the lake. The grill features burgers, funnel cakes, ice cream,
nachos and other favorites. The marina has kayaks, canoes, paddleboats, fishing boats and party barges. For information and
reservations call 918-487-5857.

Greenleaf State Park Campgrounds

Greenleaf Camping
Greenleaf CampingGreenleaf offers 178 secluded campsites, (M) (S) (P) (D), and lakeside RV sites and wooded primitive camping sites for the outdoors person. There are 5 comfort stations located throughout the park (three with showers). Two sanitary dump stations are available for RV's. Camping clubs are welcome and special off season packages can be designed specifically for them. Reservations are accepted year round at Greenleaf.

Camping Fees: Preferred RV Sites$15 and $18 (M)
Standard RV Sites $12 and $15 (M)
Tent/unimproved sites $8
Reserved Area - Add $1 to RV rates

Group Shelters: Two shelters that are available for rental year round.

Community Building: Building is available for activities such as family reunions, camping clubs and business retreats. Our community building has heat and air and comes with a fully-equipped kitchen. It will accommodate up to 60 people.

Swimming: The aquatics center and swimming pool is open Memorial Day through Labor Day. With a double drop slide, challenging log roll, floats and games, come see why we're one of the funnest pools in the region. A spacious lighted deck area with tables and loungers is available for rent to those groups wanting to reserve the pool for parties after regular operational hours. The park offers a free swim beach just south of Area C near the community Building. No lifeguards on duty at beach.

Playcourts include two softball fields, two playgroups, two volleyball courts and horseshoe pits.

Group Shelters - Greenleaf State Park has two shelters that are available for rental year round

Gift Shop and Visitors Center: Visit the gift shop while at Greenleaf and take home a beautiful remembrance of Oklahoma's "Sleeping Beauty". The gift shop offers souvenirs, camping supplies, some grocery items, dry firewood and TV's - VCR's and

Greenleaf State Park Cabins

Greeleaf State Park Cabins
Greeleaf State Park CabinsGreenleaf's 14 rustic hideaways are perfect for a romantic weekend or family retreat. Cabins are all one bedroom, with fully equipped kitchens, cookware, utensils and all linens provided. Most cabins have fireplaces and a magnificent view of the lake.

Cabin rates (except "Cabin on the Lake") $48 - $63. Off season rates, 4th night free, special coupons and other discounts available. (Call for current prices) Our Promise to You: If we do not have a park cabin available, our staff will locate you an overnight accommodation within the area.

Cabin on the Lake - This one bedroom award winning log cabin sits in the lush woods on the shores of Greenleaf Lake.
The cabin was designed and given as a gift to the park by the Oklahoma Chapter of the Telephone Pioneers of America. Dedicated in September 1994, this cabin is the only one in this region of the US and only the third of its kind in the nation built specifically for the physically challenged. It offers guests the opportunity to enjoy the outdoors in a totally self-sufficient setting. The cabin has fully accessible facilities with a totally equipped kitchen, living and dining room, wood burning fireplace, electric hospital bed, hoyer lift, lift chair, sleeper sofa, queen size bed, wheel-in-shower and a screened in front porch overlooking the lake. Other amenities include a fully accessible floating fishing dock and picnic area. Rates are $45/night for disabled and $75/night for non-disabled. (Call for current prices.)

Greenleaf State Park Nature Centers

Greenleaf Nature Hut
Remodeled in 1996, the nature center at Greenleaf State Park is one of the most popular locations in the park. The center features live and hands-on exhibits and park artifacts. The year round naturalist and recreation program features living history programs, Cherokee storytelling, hayrides, astronomy programs, interpretive programs, nature walks, campfire programs, canoe races, sack races, games on the beach, plus much more. Programs are conducted in the park and nearby schools and communities. Some park programs are seasonal and available only on weekends.

Greenleaf State Park Hiking Trails

Greenleaf Nature Trail
An 18 mile primitive trail on the banks of Greenleaf Lake, passes over a swinging bridge, and makes a return loop through the wildlife-rich Cherokee Game Management Area, beginning and ending in the park. The trail is designed for overnight backpacking and is also enjoyed by day hikers. Because it crosses military land, hikers should call the park in advance to ensure the trail is open for hiking.

Greenleaf State Park ORV Areas

Camp Gruber ORV Area
Camp Gruber ORV AreaThe Camp Gruber ORV Area was created by a land grant from the Federal Government's Department of the Interior in March of 1990, constituting the largest land grant from the Federal government to a County government to date. A 455 acre sliver of this army base is operated by the Camp Gruber Recreation Trust Authority as an off-road vehicle area. The terrain ranges from sandy to good ol' dirt with several rocks along the way. Enduros and hare scrambles are held at Gruber throughout the year.

Mountain Bicycles may be rented at the park office for $3.00/hour or $10/day.

Greenleaf State Park is just a short drive further south on SH 10 and offers excellent campground facilities, cabins, and activities.