Plan the Perfect Weekend at Beavers Bend State Park

Tucked in the mountains of Southeast Oklahoma lies one of Oklahoma’s best-kept outdoor secrets – Beavers Bend State Park. The park boasts 3,482 acres and includes outdoor recreation galore.

Discover the best things to do to help plan the perfect weekend getaway to Broken Bow and Beavers Bend State Park.

Things to Do in Beavers Bend State Park

There are multiple hiking trails at Beavers Bend State Park totaling over 16 miles of trails. The best time to hike is spring, fall, and winter. Summers can be hot.



No official mountain biking trails are inside the park, but campers can bike the paved and dirt roads through the campground areas. There are mountain biking opportunities in the surrounding area and Ouachita National Forest.

Self-Guided Tours

Vacationers can rent boats, paddleboats, SUPs, or kayaks to paddle around the lake or sections of the Mountain Fork below the spillway within Beavers Bend State Park. The crystal-clear water of Broken Bow Lake makes for the perfect summer escape!

Water Sports Activities


This park offers some of the best fishing spots in Oklahoma, with plenty of opportunities to catch smallmouth bass, largemouth bass, walleye, catfish, crappie, and more. Anglers can enjoy fishing on Broken Bow, the spillway, or the Mountain Fork River.

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Find out how to plan the perfect weekend at Beavers Bend State Park!