Description - Nature lovers have a lot to love at Cherokee State Park. Whether you are camping, fishing, boating, or enjoying a round of golf at Grand Cherokee Golf Course, your visit to Cherokee State Park will be memorable!
Located in northeastern Oklahoma on the shore of Grand Lake, Cherokee State Park offers three park areas: Riverside, Lakeside and Cherokee. Riverside Area is located below Pensacola Dam and known for great fishing. Amenities include picnic sites, a group shelter, campsites, comfort stations, lighted boat ramp, and a 9-hole golf course. Lakeside Area has a swimming beach, picnic sites, a group shelter, campsites, restroom with shower, playground and lighted boat ramp. The Cherokee Area features a swimming beach, picnic sites, a group shelter, campsites and restroom with showers. All water sports are allowed on Grand Lake.
- Features/Facilities: Credit Cards Accepted • Handicap Accessible • Senior Discount • 43 Park Acres • 46,300-Acre Grand Lake • 124 Campsites • Swimming Beach • Boating • Water Skiing • Scuba Diving • Fishing • Playground
Nearby: Cayuga Splitlog Mission Church, Grove • Har-Ber Village, Grove • Lendonwood Gardens, Grove • Deleware County Historical Society Museum/Mariee Wallace Historical Museum, Jay
Days/Hours Open: Open year round.
Recreation - swimming, boating, water skiing, fishing, scuba diving, camping
Climate - This state has a mild climate due to its southern location and low elevations. The western regions of the state are somewhat drier than that of the east. Winter temperatures range from 50 degrees to 25 degrees F. The season extends from December through February and very little snow fall during this period. Spring begins in March, with temperatures between 50 and 70 degrees F. Temperatures rise throughout the season and summer highs begin to peak in July and August. All regions of Oklahoma receive days with temperatures reaching 100 degrees. The southwestern corner of the state usually records the hottest temperatures. by October fall temperatures provide relief from the heat of summer. Temperatures during this season reach into the 60s for highs and dip into the 30s for the lows. The relative humidity has an annual average of 64 percent. The most rainfall occurs during the months of May and June.
Hwys 82 & 28 junction