Birch Cove is located at Birch Lake in in Osage County, Oklahoma approximately 1 • miles south of the of the town of Barnsdall and 20 miles southwest of the city of Bartlesville. Cradled in valleys surrounded by Osage County's rolling, forested hills, Birch Lake is a perfect setting for nature lovers and other outdoor enthusiasts. The general character of the small lake's shoreline ranges from gentle to steep slopes with numerous rock outcrops. The hilltops and upper slopes are generously forested with small hardwood trees, primarily post oak, blackjack, and other oaks, hickory, hackberry, and elm.
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance. The campground is open year round and sites are $16/night. Check in time is 6pm and check out time is 4pm. Two group shelters are available for $60-$80/day. One shelter accomodates 100 people and 21 vehicles and the other shelter accommodates 60 people and 11 vehicles. The shelters are available 7am-6pm.
Directions: From Barnsdall, OK Hwy 11: Travel 3.1 mi across spillway then .7 mi W. Follow signs into campground.
Normal Services Available:
4-1-2003 through 9-30-2003 .