The U.S. National Park Service preserves 58 national parks, 390 parks, historic sites, memorials, and recreation areas that attract nearly 300 million visitors every year. Our U.S. national parks are repositories of the nation’s biological diversity and contain some of the last ecosystem remnants that are found nowhere else in the world. Explore US Parks Online

Shenandoah National Park is a beautiful, historic national treasure which includes the 105-mile long Skyline Drive, a National Scenic Byway. The Park covers the crest of Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains for over seventy-five miles. The Appalachian Trail roughly parallels the Skyline Drive and 101 miles of this trail run through the Park. (more…)

Oklahoma State Parks and Recreation

Oklahoma has no national parks, but it has 53 State Parks, 1 State Airport, 4 State Fish Hatcheries, 5 State Wildlife Management Areas, 1 National Historic Site, 1 National Wildlife Area, 5 National Wildlife Refuges, 2 National Recreation Areas, and 3 wilderness areas.

State Parks

State Airport

State Fish Hatcheries

State Wildlife Management Areas

National Historic Site

National Wildlife Area

National Wildlife Refuges

  • Little River National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Optima National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Ozark Plateau National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Salt Plains National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Tishomingo National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Washita National Wildlife Refuge  
  • Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge

National Recreation Areas

Oklahoma Wilderness Areas

There are three wilderness areas in the state of Oklahoma.