In Oklahoma's crosstimbers region, the Platter Flats Campground on Lake Texoma provides a desirable atmosphere for those seeking fun and fellowship with good neighbors from far and near. Boating, swimming, skiing, hunting, bird watching, and lounging on the sandy beaches are the typical pursuits of most visitors. The lake features 2 wildlife refuges, 2 State Parks, and 23 commercial concession areas dedicated to the enjoyment of over 8 million visitors annually. The Platter Flats Campground is a more out-of-the-way area for Lake Texoma. Sites are normally available for drive-up campers. The area features 83 sites ranging from basic, to sites with water only, with electricity only , and sites with water and electricity. Other amenities include 2 shower/toilet facilities, a boat ramp, and a shelter.
Reservations must be made at least 2 days in advance.
The only day use allowed in the park is at the day use shelter Site # (S1) which must be reserved, and overnight camping is not allowed in the shelter. If you would like to camp overnight you must reserve an overnight camp site. Sites are $10-$15/night and the shelter may be reserved for $50/day. The entrance gate is open 6am-10pm. Campers may exit at any time. There may be an extra $10/night charge for extra tents at sites. There are no convenience stores or marinas nearby.
Directions: From Colbert, OK: Go 5 miles north on US 75, turn west 5 miles to Platter Flats, OK. Then follow signs to the campground.
Normal Services Available:
May-2003 through 9-30-2003 .