Lakes » Great Lakes

The lure of Oklahoma lakes and rivers brings travelers to northeast Oklahoma year round. Visitors delight in the picture-perfect scenery along our deep, clear waters. Of our more than 200 manmade lakes, there are also dozens of natural lakes in Oklahoma, each more beautiful than the last.

Oklahoma lakes are well-known as a recreation-seeker’s paradise. Green Country is home to some of the best lakes in Oklahoma for boating, swimming and fishing. Our sparkling waters the best-loved destinations for family-friendly fun, like swimming, hiking and horseback riding.

Campers flock to our lakeside campsites to sleep under the stars and experience the natural wonders of Oklahoma lakes firsthand. Other overnight visitors stay in RVs or find comfortable lodging in one of the many cabins in Oklahoma’s northeast region.

From the recreational destinations like Kaw Lake to the pristinely-preserved sites in our state parks, there is a lake getaway in northeast Oklahoma for every taste and budget.

The rumors are true: the lakes in Oklahoma are some of the most majestic in the region. Check out all of the lake vacations in northeast Oklahoma and plan your next stay!

Click on city or lake from list on left sidebar to map that point, and click the marker to find out more information.

36.5700636 -94.9135374 Grand Lake

Grand Lake O' The Cherokees is a fun family water wonderland offering an extraordinary vacation experience. With more than 60,000 surface acres of clear, blue water and 1,300 miles of shoreline, Grand Lake and the immediate area offer boundless facilities and entertainment opportunities. Ten state parks… (read more)

36.2934164 -95.1617686 Lake Hudson

Lake Hudson is a paradise in a natural valley just a short drive from Tulsa, south of Grand Lake. The area is rich in history. The state's first white settlement was founded in 1796 on the banks of the Grand River near present day Salina, by Major Jean Pierre Chouteau. Be sure to visit the memorial… (read more)

36.3905087 -95.0402434 Lake Spavinaw & Lake Eucha

Lake Spavinaw & Eucha are located near the city of Jay and provide an area of pristine beauty in far eastern Oklahoma. Each lake has a nearby state park. The area has a multitude of great facilities including: Numerous scenic campsites with electricity Picnic areas Playgrounds… (read more)

36.6196086 -95.5722297 Oologah Lake

Oologah Lake, located north of Claremore in the heart of Will Rogers Country, provides a recreational setting that is just perfect for your family. Water enthusiasts enjoy:   Skiing Sailing Canoeing Swimming Thirteen boat launching ramps are located at convenient sites… (read more)