Cedar Lake Campground and Camping

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About the Campground

Cedar Lake is located in southeast Oklahoma, in the pine and hardwood covered mountains of Ouachita National Forest. Amenities include restrooms with warm showers, grills and fire rings, picnic tables, lantern poles, and picnic pavilions. Corrals are provided free of charge at developed campsites in the Equestrian Camp. Additional amenities include swimming areas, playgrounds, a volleyball court, boat ramp, trails, and fishing piers on an 86 acre lake. Talimena Scenic Drive is within 10 miles of camp. Fall foliage season usually occurs from the last two weeks in October to the first two weeks in November. A Pay Phone is available at the Equestrian Camp.

Services & Amenities

Within Facility
  • Accessible Restroom
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boat Ramp
  • Comfort Station
  • Dump Station
  • Fire Rings
  • Fishing
  • Fishing Pier
  • Flush Toilets
  • Grills
  • Hiking Trail
  • Horse Trail
  • Information Center
  • Parking
  • Pavilion
  • Picnic Shelter
  • Picnic Tables
  • Playground
  • Ranger Station
  • Scenery
  • Showers
  • Swimming
  • Water Drinking
Within 10 Miles
  • Firewood
  • Horse Camp Facility
  • Store - Convenience

Fees

Peak Season
Jan 01 2010 -
Dec 31 2010
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $10.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $10.00-$16.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA NONELECTRIC $25.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA ELECTRIC $25.00
EQUESTRIAN NONELECTRIC $12.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $12.00-$18.00
Peak Season
Jan 01 2011 -
Dec 31 2011
STANDARD NONELECTRIC $10.00
STANDARD ELECTRIC $10.00-$16.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA NONELECTRIC $25.00
GROUP STANDARD AREA ELECTRIC $25.00
EQUESTRIAN NONELECTRIC $12.00
EQUESTRIAN ELECTRIC $12.00-$18.00

Alerts and Important Information Campers with horses MUST reserve sites at the Equestrian Loop (s) HCLE (E loop) - sites E001 thru E020 HCMR (Main Road Loop) - sites 2 thru 15 Campers with horses are NOT allowed to reserve sites in any other Loop such as SHRV (Shady Lane), Sandy Beach, or North Shore. SHRV (Shady Lane) is RV camping - full-hookups, electric and water, Sandy Beach is electric and primitive sites, and North Shore is all non-electric. All horses must have Coggins papers to enter the campground and they must be presented upon request. Reservations must be made 10 days in advance. Pets must be leashed and are not allowed in restrooms. Maximum outboard allowed on Lake is 7.5 horsepower.

Campground Contact Information

Open From: Jun 24 2010 to Dec 14 2010
Reservation Phone: 877-444-6777
Campground Reservations: Cedar Lake
Campground Phone: 918-653-2991
Customer Service Phone:888-445-1474
Backcountry Permits Phone: 877-550-6777
Location: Poteau, OK
Phone: 918-653-2991

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More About Cedar Lake Campground

Cedar Lake is a campground located in Poteau, Oklahoma. This is a US Forest Service campground. All reservations can be made by calling 1-877-444-6777.

To find this campground check the map shown above, or enter -94.69444 latitude, and -94.69444 longitude into your GPS device.

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