Lake Murray State Park
As Oklahoma's oldest and largest state park, Lake Murray appeals to outdoor and water sports enthusiasts. The area features diverse terrain, exceptional trails, historic sites and 5,700 surface acres of water. Outdoor activities include golf, horseback riding, swimming, paddle boating, hiking and much more. There are also 1,000 acres of trails for ATVs, motorcycles and dirt bikes for an action-packed experience. It's located within five miles of I-35 so be sure to plan your next family trip in Chickasaw Country to Lake Murray State Park to experience a lake-lovers getaway like no other!
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Downtown Ardmore is near the lake and makes for a great day of shopping, dining and learning. The Santa Fe Depot is connected to the Depot District of Ardmore, rich with vibrant restaurants and bars, boutiques and activities for the entire family.
Where to Stay
The Lake Murray Lodge includes 32 guest rooms and suites as well as 56 cabins. Many of the cabins are historic structures built in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps. In addition, 9 RV campgrounds, over 300 RV sites and unlimited tent sites are available on the premises. There are also meeting rooms and a cozy fireplace in the lodge lobby.
Visitors can also stay amidst the waters at the Lake Murray Floating Cabins. These floating vacation villas can accommodate couples all the way up to 18 guests. The lake cabins offer pine interiors, vaulted ceilings and spiral stairs leading to a beautiful panoramic view of the lake. Make your meals in fully-furnished kitchens. It's a beautiful way to unwind in nature.