Following the Great Depression, hobos became a part of life in Southeast Oklahoma. These stories focus on the hobo culture in and around Poteau, Oklahoma.
Lake Murray State Park is Oklahoma’s first and largest state park with 12,500 acres located on the beautiful tree lined shores of Lake Murray. Lake Murray is a spring fed 5,700 acre lake and one of the clearest lakes in Oklahoma.
Perched high atop a twisted strand of rock, Tuckers Tower juts out of the cliffs like an ancient fortress of old. This article explores the history of this legendary Oklahoma castle.
Science Museum Oklahoma is one of the largest museums in Oklahoma dedicated to, well, all things science. This interactive museum offers a great variety of exciting exhibits for both kids and adults to explore. Learn more about the museum here!
Once inside the Alabaster Caverns, one feels as if they have entered into another world. Cocooned inside the water swept cavern the temperature suddenly drops to a chilly 50 degrees Fahrenheit...
The Red Dirt Brewhouse, in Ardmore, Oklahoma is the newest and one of the most innovative business in town. A "gastro pub", which focuses on regional craft beers, with a family friendly atmosphere, great food and excellent service.
Oklahoma has many stereotypes. Some see it as a state full of Cowboys and Indians, others see it as where oil began. While these stereotypes have some merit, they only show a small portion of what Oklahoma is. Perhaps one of the least known...
The mastery of architecture in Tulsa takes no greater form than in Villa Philbrook. Explore the history of the Philbrook Home and Gardens and gasp at the mansions architectural beauty.
The Tushka Lusa Academy in Talihina, Oklahoma was the only Choctaw freedmen academy in existance. All but forgotten, this is the tale of the academy.
Drive In Movie Theaters are quickly vanishing from Americas landscape. Across the country, only a few remain. In an effort to preserve the past, Oklahoma Traveler chronicled the development of one iconic Drive In Theater in Poteau. This is their story.