Head for an Adventure

With so many options, there's no reason not to travel this summer.


Head for an Adventure

The summer is arriving, and it’s time to get out and explore. No matter what your interests are, there are many options for you in the surrounding region. Whether you’re an art lover or an avid fan of the outdoors, our travel feature has something for you.

From the art collections and natural beauty of Santa Fe, New Mexico, to the thermal springs and shopping in Hot Springs, Arkansas, you’re sure to find somewhere worth visiting this summer.


Oklahoma has many destinations available for day trips or overnight visits, providing options just a short drive away.

Left: Photo by Bailey Anderegg. Top right: Photo courtesy Oklahoma Tourism. Bottom right: Photo courtesy the Chickasaw Nation.

Turner Falls, Davis The Arbuckle Mountains’ Honey Creek drops 77 feet to form Turner Falls, where swimming in a natural pool is popular. The park has trails, tent camping, RV slots and cabins. Illinois River near Tahlequah Canoe, kayak, raft or whatever literally floats your boat is the mode of transportation to take on the gently flowing Illinois River. Outfitters and campsites abound along state Highway 10.Sulphur With only 5,000 people, Sulphur packs a punch for visitors, and you could argue that Oklahoma’s only n