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  • Published on Oct 09, 2015
    Getaway Ideas Close to Home

    There are plenty of places to getaway for a short weekend without having to spend time traveling on your precious days off. Here are a few to consider:

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Sequoyah State Park.

    Sequoyah State Park

    51 Miles From Tulsa
    Sequoyah State Park offers beautiful views of the lake, stables, aand a Floyd Farley designed, 18-hole, par 70, 5,860 yard golf course. The campgrounds are wooded and there is plenty of wildlife to see. The park is not far from Tahlequah, so if you would like a little nightlife or good restaurants, you don't have far to go. Some of our employees at Camperland have stayed at Sequoyah and say they would definitely recommend it. Learn more...

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Tenkiller State Park.

    Tenkiller State Park

    85 Miles From Tulsa
    Another park that is recommended by our staff, Tenkiller State Park offers views of one of the most beautiful lakes in Oklahoma. The clear water of Tenkiller makes it a favorite among divers but is also perfect for boating, skiing, tubing, and fishing. Tenkiller offers 85 RV sites and 144 tent sites. Learn more...

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Grand Lake State Park.


    68 Miles From Tulsa
    Small, but still very beautiful, Spavinaw Area at Grand Lake State Park has a gorgeous, clear stream that runs next to the campground. The creek provides a picturesque backdrop, plus provides a great place to wade and play in the water. If you fish, you will love Spavinaw Lake. And if you are a motorcycle enthusiast, the highways nearby will take your breath away! Learn more...

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Osage Hills State Park.

    Osage Hills State Park

    60 Miles From Tulsa
    One of Oklahoma's seven original state parks, Osage Hills offers a beautiful lake, small but beautiful waterfalls, hiking trails, and a swimming pool. The park was built by the CCC and much of the original stonework and structures are still being used. We have an article dedicated to this park, check it out here.

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Keystone Lake State Park.

    Keystone State Park

    18 Miles From Tulsa
    Keystone State Park is a popular destination for Tulsa residents. The beautiful, wooded campgrounds, lake access, and nearby ATV/ORV areas (located below Keystone Dam) make it a fun place for the whole family. There is a marina to rent boats if you don't own one, and a full service restaurant (in season). Learn more...

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Natural Falls State Park.

    Natural Falls State Park

    78 Miles From Tulsa
    As the name suggests, Natural Falls State Park boasts stunning water falls can be viewed from two observation decks along the beautiful hiking trails. There is a total of 4.5 miles of hiking trails in the park, and you might recognize some of the scenery from the 1974 movie "Where the Red Fern Grows." Learn more...

    Places to camp close to Tulsa, Oklahoma - Greenleaf State Park.

    Greenleaf State Park

    69 Miles From Tulsa
    Greenleaf State Park has beautiful views of Greenleaf Lake, cabins built by the WPA in the 1930's, and hiking trails. Down one of the hiking trails is a picturesque swinging bridge. The really adventurous can leave the trail and look for artifacts from days-gone-by, such as a water well that dates from the times when Native American families lived on Camp Gruber's land. Learn more...

    More to come! As we visit more state parks, we will post our findings on this blog, so be sure to check back!


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