BIG BEND (OK), OK

Big Bend Park is located on Canton Lake in northwest Oklahoma on the North Canadian River. The area hosts a large number of campers, picnickers, boaters, fishermen and hunters every year as one of the few places in western Oklahoma to offer so many activities.The shores of Canton ...
Status: Open through Tue Sep 30 2014   Season Dates

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  • There are no sewer site hookups at this campground
  • 3-night minimum required during the annual Walleye Rodeo (Thursday-Sunday the week after Mother's Day)
  • Maximum of two tents per campsite, or one RV and one tent per campsite
  • Pets are not allowed at the Sandy Cove Day-Use Area
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** Arrival dates earlier than the online-reservation-window may also be available at the campground.
*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Overview

Big Bend Park is located on Canton Lake in northwest Oklahoma on the North Canadian River. The area hosts a large number of campers, picnickers, boaters, fishermen and hunters every year as one of the few places in western Oklahoma to offer so many activities.

Natural Features:

The shores of Canton Lake and the North Canadian River are covered with eastern cottonwood, post and blackjack oak, black willow, buttonbush and roughleaf dogwood. The campground does have shade trees among it's large, open grassy areas.

Recreation:

Canton Lake is known for its fishing opportunities, especially walleye fishing. The Walleye Rodeo fishing derby is held annually in May and draws thousands of visitors to the area.

The lake's gently sloping sandy beaches are inviting to swimmers and sunbathers. Water skiing is popular on the broad expanse of water paralleling the dam where winds are subdued.

Facilities:

The campground offers 86 family campsites and one day-use group picnic shelter, all with electric and/or water hookups. 19 primitive sites are also available. Most of the sites offer panoramic views of the lake.

Amenities include flush and pit toilets, showers, drinking water, a dump station, three boat ramps and a playground.

Nearby Attractions:

A major attraction for hunters is the 14,877-acre Canton Wildlife Management Area. This year-round park is home to bobwhite quail, deer, squirrel, wild turkey, dove and waterfowl.

Booking Window

GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC

Sat Jul 26 2014 - Fri Jul 24 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 12 Month(s) in advance.

STANDARD ELECTRIC

Sat Jul 26 2014 - Sat Jan 24 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

STANDARD NONELECTRIC

Sat Jul 26 2014 - Sat Jan 24 2015

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 6 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Sun Apr 13 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
Walk In Wed Mar 25 2015 Tue Apr 14 2015
Peak Wed Apr 15 2015 Wed Sep 30 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Boat Ramp
  • Drinking Water
  • Dump Station
  • Flush Toilets
  • Host
  • Pit Toilets
  • Playground
  • Showers
Fees and Cancellation Policies

Fees and Cancellation

Fee Information
Payment in full will be charged to your credit card upon completion of the reservation. A $9.00 non-refundable on line reservation fee may be charged for some facilities.

Payment Methods Accepted On-line:
Visa Mastercard Amex Discover UnionPay JCB

Changes and Cancellations
A $10.00 service fee will apply if you change or cancel your reservation. Late cancellations are subject to additional fees. For full details see NRRS Reservation Policy


Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
Apr 13 2014 -
Sep 30 2014
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $15.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00-$22.00
GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC $40.00
Walk In Season
Mar 25 2015 -
Apr 14 2015
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $15.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00-$22.00
GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC $40.00
Peak Season
Apr 15 2015 -
Sep 30 2015
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $15.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $20.00-$22.00
GROUP SHELTER ELECTRIC $40.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
36.11833, -98.61444
36°7'6"N, 98°36'52"W

From Canton, OK, travel 1.8 miles west on HWY 51, then continue 4 miles north on the paved county road.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

BIG BEND (OK)
HC65 BOX 120
CANTON  OK  73724-0069

Phone Number:

Information:  (580)886-3576