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Hefner Lake & Park

4491 South Lake Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73116-1530
+1 405-297-2211
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That Dam Is HIGH, Baby

Travel around the 17 mile shoreline(you can drive it all too) and see all the bird species... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2017
Jimbo J
Yukon, Oklahoma
To Get to the Lighthouse

I'm so glad I had asked my server at Iron Star for directions to the lighthouse area. Apple maps... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Tuyen P
via mobile
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4491 South Lake Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73116-1530
+1 405-297-2211
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Reviewed 31 May 2017

Travel around the 17 mile shoreline(you can drive it all too) and see all the bird species. Walking/running/biking trails all the way too. The huge dam from the 1940's is one high finish up to water level. There is no release system so is why...More

Thank Jimbo J
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

I'm so glad I had asked my server at Iron Star for directions to the lighthouse area. Apple maps and the map on this app shows you the wrong direction! He told me to follow the directions to Louie's Grill and Bar since the lighthouse...More

Thank Tuyen P
Reviewed 26 May 2017

I just moved to Oklahoma City from Minneapolis, MN in which has about 10,000 lakes and a lot of beaches. Oklahoma gets extremely hot in the summer and it blows my mind that there is no beach in Oklahoma City. I came across Lake Hefner...More

8  Thank deasonk
Reviewed 23 May 2017

The scenic lake with affordable restaurants on shore is also great for jogging and especially for bicycling and skateboarding. Sailing and windsurfing might be also available, probably for a fee.

Thank lonelycitytravel
Reviewed 22 May 2017

We have walked and biked around the lake. We have eaten diner and watched the sun set. We have had family get togethers and enjoyed drives around the lake.

Thank Don L
Reviewed 16 May 2017

We stumbled across this beautiful lake while riding around getting famililar with the area. What a beautiful find. The light house is wonderful and some yummy looking places to eat right on the lake. Who doesn't love a water view!! We ate a Louis and...More

Thank Roselyn T
Reviewed 15 May 2017

Mode area to get kids or just to get away! Beautiful sunsets and nice restaurants nearby. Enjoy a day out with the kids.

Thank Beryl S
Reviewed 12 May 2017

Lake Hefner has a 9.3 mile walking trail around it. But if you don't want to walk it is also a great place to ride bikes or just picknic. There is a park for kids to play in! And a lighthouse you can go up...More

Thank 2999hunt
Reviewed 12 May 2017

We were at Lake Hefner to go to Momma Rojas Mexican Grill and it was still early so we took a nice stroll around the restaurants of Louis's and Momma Rojas, the light house lsland and just had a good walk. People using the path...More

2  Thank EdCharlaFrieze
Reviewed 7 May 2017

I have driven through the park, but never picnicked or walked, but the Red Rock Canyon Grill, especially the outdoor bar and the Hefner Grill are both GREAT!!!

1  Thank gayhayward
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Amber G
2 July 2017|
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Response from EdCharlaFrieze | Reviewed this property |
Would be a beautiful place for pics💗
thelma b
10 June 2017|
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Response from EdCharlaFrieze | Reviewed this property |
It is a no wake lake. Sail boats and paddle boats. Never have seen speed boats
Ashlee O
29 May 2017|
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Response from Roselyn T | Reviewed this property |
So sorry, but I don't know the answer to that.