A frequent question we’re asked is “what are the top activities for kids in Beavers Bend?” School is out for most ArkLaTex children and they’re arriving in droves to our area, searching for fun, sun and the glistening water of Mountain Fork River and Broken Bow Lake. The Beavers Bend State Park/Broken Bow Lake area offers numerous outdoor recreational choices for children.
A train ride through Beavers Bend State Park is fun for the entire family and offers breathtaking glimpses of the gorgeous scenery along the Mountain Fork River. Among other top activities for kids in Beavers Bend is taking a float trip on the river in a canoe or kayak. Wild Goose Canoe and Kayak Rentals is highly recommended from many of our guests at Mountain Vista Cabin. Remember to have a life jacket on everyone; there are rapid water areas on parts of the river.
Hochatown Amusements features miniature golf and Go Kart racing, they’re located across the street from the Beavers Bend State Park entrance on Highway 259 North.
When searching for the top activities for kids in Beavers Bend, even though they’re on summer vacation, there are still outstanding opportunities for educational experiences. The Forest Heritage Center, located in Beavers Bend State Park, will give you the opportunity to teach your children about the history of the Broken Bow Lake area. The Forest Heritage Center features historical documents and a research library, along with outstanding information on the Native American and timber influences in Southeastern Oklahoma.
There are scores of top activities in for kids in Beavers Bend to keep them entertained throughout their entire stay when you visit a Broken Bow Lake luxury cabin. Our best recommendation is “Get on the Water!” Broken Bow Lake is beautiful, don’t just view it from the road, get on the lake in a boat and explore.