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Broken Bow Lake, Broken Bow

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Broken Bow Lake is a reservoir in southeastern Oklahoma, located on Mountain Fork River and 9 miles (14 km) northeast of the town of Broken Bow in McCurtain County. It is one of the largest fresh water lakes within the state of Oklahoma, and a popular tourist destination for locals and visitors from neighboring Texas and Arkansas.

The lake stretches 22 miles (35 km) back into the Ouachita Mountain country where its unusual beauty and scenic appeal beckons all sorts of nature enthusiasts. The mountain terrain is densely forested and there are many species of birds native to the area for birdwatchers to enjoy.

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  • The scenery and friendly people in store and restaurants. We had all ages with us from 5 to 62 and everyone in the family enjoyed the trip. We all enjoyed hiking and sightseeing around the lake.  more »
  • this lake is what this place is about. you go to beavers bend state park for the lake. they have some trails/ there were alot of people there, when we went. but, it may have also had something to do.....  more »
  • Our boat had a water slide, so that was awesome.
  • My husband is very ill we wanted to get away with our grown children rented the Roudey Beaver cabin. The memories of those days will get us through the rough times. Beautiful place.

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