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Children enjoy free summer fishing lessons
Bluff Creek Park is a popular space for walking, running and off-road cycling
The Will Rogers Gardens provide a pristine get-away in a colorful garden setting.
Families love the trails at Martin Park Nature Center
Lake Hefner boating fishing East Wharf water recreation
Wildflowers bloom at Kitchen Lake
hooked on fishing family fun angler close to home

Statistics prove it! Getting out in nature can improve your health. Even a simple walk outdoors in a wooded parkland or working in the garden can lower blood pressure, decrease stress and help you breath deep. 

Ready to give it a go? Then explore the many nature and gardening programs and activities offered by the OKC Parks & Recreation Department. 

Purchase your Permits here

Boating, Fishing & Hunting

 Lakes & Outdoor Recreation

 Will Rogers Gardens

Visit our program calendar for a full roster of upcoming events and programs.