TALIMENA STATE PARK
Use Talimena State Park as the base for your hiking, biking or ATV adventure in the beautiful Ouachita National Forest.
Talimena State Park marks the Oklahoma entrance to the Talimena Scenic Drive - 54 miles of winding road through the Ouachita Mountains, and known for spectacular spring and fall foliage. Hiking and backpacking trails offers a wide range of scenic, wooded terrain. Dirt bikes and ATV's are permitted in the park as an entrance point to the National Forest Lands. Talimena State Park offers facilities for picnics and camping, including tables, a group shelter, RV hookups with electric/water, tent campsites, playground, hiking trails, and comfort station with showers.
Located in southeastern Oklahoma, the park was established to serve as a gateway for the Talimena Scenic Drive. It's situated on 20 acres of land and offers various recreational activities including hiking and camping.
The area is known for its stunning fall foliage which attracts tourists from all over during autumn months. The scenic drive it connects to spans 54 miles through the Ouachita National Forest, offering breathtaking views throughout.
Over time, facilities have been added such as picnic areas and RV sites making it more accessible for visitors year-round.
Area residents have long known about this great destination, and many others are discovering this hidden gem in Talihina, Oklahoma....more