410 W MAIN ST • ARDMORE, OK 73401
(580) 223-6162 • Fax: (580) 223-7825

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Outdoor Activities

The many lakes, forests, rivers, and mountains that surround Ardmore offer residents plenty of outdoor fun. In Dallas and Oklahoma City you’ll discover a variety of zoos, museums, water parks and theme parks.

Outdoor activities in and around Ardmore
Bicycling Mountain climbing
Cabins and lodges Photography
Camping Power Boating
Canoeing Sailing
Fishing Skiing and watercraft
Golf Swimming
Hiking and nature trails Theme Parks
Hunting Zoos
Destinations for outdoor activities
  Location Distance
Lakes, mountains, rivers, waterfalls
Lake Murray / State Lodge Ardmore, OK 8 miles
Turner Falls Southern OK 20 miles
Arbuckle Mountains Southern OK 20 miles
Lake of the Arbuckles Sulphur, OK 30 miles
Chickasaw National Recreation Area Sulphur, OK 30 miles
Lake Texoma Kingston, OK 32 miles
Blue River Oklahoma Tishomingo, OK 38 miles
Golf courses
Dornick Hills G&CC
(private 18-hole)
Ardmore, OK  
Lakeview Golf Club
(public 18-hole)
Ardmore, OK  
Lake Murray State Park
(resort 18-hole)
Ardmore, OK 8 miles
Falconhead Resort and Country Club Near Marietta, OK 31 miles
Chickasaw Pointe Golf Club Lake Texoma State Park 32 miles
Lake Texoma State Park
(resort 18-hole)
Lake Texoma State Park 32 miles
Theme parks and recreation
Arbuckle Wilderness Davis, OK 25 miles
Six Flags over Texas Arlington, TX 85 miles
White Water Bay Oklahoma City, OK 90 miles
Frontier City Oklahoma City, OK 90 miles
Zoos and museums
Greater Southwest Historical Museum Ardmore, OK  
Eliza Cruce Doll Collection Ardmore, OK  
G.W. Exotic Animals Park Wynnewood, OK 40 miles
Dallas Zoo and Aquarium Dallas, TX 90 miles
Sam Noble Oklahoma Museum of Natural History Norman, OK 75 miles
National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum Oklahoma City, OK 90 miles
Omniplex and Oklahoma City Zoo Oklahoma City, OK 90 miles
Dallas Museum of Art Dallas, TX 90 miles
Oklahoma City Museum of Art Oklahoma City, OK 90 miles
Gene Autry Oklahoma Museum Springer, OK 10 miles
Chickasaw Cultural Museum Sulphur, OK 32 miles


"If you are locating a new facility and want to deal with an up-front organization that is experienced, gets a first-rate job done in record time, handles everything, and provides for a smooth and easy project; the Ardmore Development Authority is the one to call."

Cal Turner,
Former Chairman of the Board, Dollar General Corporation

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410 W MAIN ST • ARDMORE, OK 73401
(580) 223-6162 • Fax: (580) 223-7825