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A flatwater recreation magnet

I like the abundantly wooded setting of this lake and the fact that the reservoir is large enough... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2018
Columbia, South Carolina
Man Made

This lake is beautiful and a popular place on a hot summer day. It was made by damming up a river... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Reviewed 8 October 2018

I like the abundantly wooded setting of this lake and the fact that the reservoir is large enough to afford a wide range of flatwater recreational opportunities. Having gained views of this good looking lake from the dam and from the high vantage point of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Citallwic
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

This lake is beautiful and a popular place on a hot summer day. It was made by damming up a river and they were releasing some of the water to let boaters enjoy the river more. It is a beautiful lake and the water level...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank jehenson81
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Not a busy place which it makes a really nice place to visit and stay. We had a great camping weekend there.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

On a recent drive through Oklahoma on the Fall Foliage trip we came across this Lake. The scenery is breathtaking especially in the fall with the leaves on the trees changing color in the backdrop with the lake in the Scenic Hills and surroundings is...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank bandman2015
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Oologah Lake offers many activities to the visitor. Good camping at Blue and Spencer Creek parks, swimming at Howthorn Bluff and Spencer creek. Good fishing off Winganon bridge and Blue Creek cove. Reasonable Kayak and boat rentals at Redbud marina.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Jim M
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Sad to see the trash in the rocks along the shore. Otherwise a beautiful venue. Even got to watch sailboats.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Jammin4CO
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

This lake is nice, quiet and fun for the family. It is nothing special, that is there are much prettier and more popular lakes but this lake is very close to Tulsa so it makes it an easy trip up for the day. Will definitely...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Chris U
Reviewed 15 June 2016

The fishing is good most of the time. The views not so much. The lake is man made by the Corp of Engineers, created by a dam which flooded low lands. There are lots of submerged trees, mangled and dying shorelines and not much beach...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Cindi Taylor L
Reviewed 25 September 2015

If you enjoy camping, fishing, hiking or just gazing at the beauty of The lake, abundant wildlife or peaceful sunsets... Oologah Lake has plenty to offer. 30 min travel from Tulsa makes the location great for a weekend getaway. Be sure to visit Cooweescoowee St...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank cindy a
Reviewed 9 December 2014

What's to see??? After your tour of the JM Davis Gun Museum, and the Will Rogers Memorial, go the extra few miles north from the memorial... just make a right turn, and head toward Oologah. Follow the signs to the Rogers-Dog Iron Ranch, Will Rogers...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Steve D
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