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Winter Campground Operations
Friday, December 01, 2017

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District announces winter campground operations for Tenkiller Ferry Lake to take effect December 1, 2017.

These seasonal closures align with the Corps of Engineers’ efforts to manage recreation resources efficiently while minimizing negative impacts to the public.

Designated campsites will provide electrical service and a potable water source centrally located at the campground. Winter camping rates range from $12.00-$18.00 per night. Golden Age, Access, and America the Beautiful cardholders will receive a 50% discount. Campers pay fees at self-deposit fee stations at or near the entrance to each designated park. Campsites will be available on a first-come first-served basis.

Seasonal campground closures include Snake Creek, Chicken Creek, Elk Creek, Pettit Bay II, and Strayhorn Landing campgrounds. There will also be a reduction in the number of campsites available at Cookson Bend campground. Campgrounds open with available sites include Pettit Bay I, Carters Landing, and Sizemore Landing campgrounds. Full campground operations will resume March 1, 2018.