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Top 50 American Roadside Attractions - TIME
At the turn of the 20th century, Tulsa struck oil. The city exploded as entrepreneurs rushed to capitalize on the growing number of oil fields in the area. To celebrate its good fortune, the city erected the Golden Driller in 1953. The 22-ton concrete-and-iron man, built to withstand a 200-m.p.h. tornado, was declared Oklahoma's official state monument in 1979.
Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge & Visitor's Center | TravelOK.com - Oklahoma's Official Travel & Tourism Site
These stunning shots from photographer Lance Kenyon show the rugged beauty of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge in western Oklahoma and why it's such a popular travel destination.
Top Ten State Park Experiences | TravelOK.com - Oklahoma's Official Travel & Tourism Site
From beautiful rivers and incredibly fun sand dunes, Oklahoma's state parks have it all. Each park has unique amenities including quaint cabins and marinas that turn a vacation into an adventure.