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Okmulgee Lake

Type of Ride: Street

Where:  Okmulgee OK USA

Road/Route: OK-56

Size/Distance: 15 miles

Originally posted 2/18/2003 by Webmaster

You'll find a few miles of twisties west of Okmulgee on OK-56. The drive through Okmulgee State Park and around Dripping Springs Lake is a worthwhile, but watch the speed limit.

The spillway on Okmulgee Lake is a great place for a rest stop. North of the state park area is a wildlife management area perfect for dual sport riding between March and September. Continue on 56 to Okemah, birthplace of Woody Guthrie.

Each year Okmulgee has a downtown festival and they create a massive pecan pie. But bring your own milk!

Comments:

Sad to say, but the Pecan Festival is no more. It was cashed in for a more generic July 4 celebration. Yawn.

- Webmaster

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