Skiatook Lake

Skiatook Lake is an outdoor enthusiast's dream. Formed by the confluence of Hominy Creek and Bird Creek, the lake has a surface area of over 10,500 acres and more than 160 miles of shoreline with picturesque bluffs offering fantastic views of shore and wilderness.

Visitors to the area love the many recreational opportunities available, including:

  • Hunting
  • Fishing
  • Camping
  • Picnicking
  • Boating
  • Facilities (plentiful and easily accessible)
Take advantage of the many camps and boat launches Skiatook Lake has to offer, visit Bird Creek Basin to become immersed in a nature experience, or take a look at the towering Dam.

At Skiatook Lake, sport fishermen enjoy catching:

  • Largemouth bass
  • Black and white crappie
  • Channel catfish
  • Several species of sunfish

A total of 8,000 acres are open to hunting, and hunters will find plenty of:

  • White-tailed deer
  • Quail
  • Rabbit
  • Squirrel

Visitors are welcome at the Overlook, a two-story structure with a comfort station and exceptional views.  The City of Skiatook is also nearby and offers a large variety of shopping and good restaurants.

There is plenty of outdoor fun to be had at Skiatook Lake.