Situated in Eastern Oklahoma at the foothills of the Ozark Mountains, Tahlequah, Oklahoma is a prime place to visit during the fall. Leafers will enjoy driving the numerous scenic roads and byways, hiking through colorful wooded areas, and taking a stroll through the historic downtown while the leaves change. Read more for some of our favorite locations to view fall color in and around Tahlequah.
The Lake Tenkiller area has a long history of flooding and tornadoes. Due to the most recent weather related events, the community around Tenkiller have joined forces in effort to sustain our beautiful lake. Trash and debris have accumulated on the shorelines and islands throughout the lake. Whether you are a community member or someone who just loves Lake Tenkiller we would love your help in making the best out of this event.
Sparrow Hawk Primitive Area is one of the iconic hikes in the Tahlequah, Oklahoma area boasting huge views of the Illinois River valley and the surrounding hills. There are many off-shoot trails off of the main trail that are more accessible during the fall and winter months.
Do you love the outdoors? Some of us LIVE for going outside and enjoying nature. If you identify with this group of people then this event is definitely for you. On the other hand if you don’t identify with this group you should still consider going. When you try new things, you might find something you really enjoy!!
A new twist on the traditional hotel is being built as a part of the Cherokee Springs Plaza in southern Tahlequah. TRU by Hilton is a modern and sleek take on the boring and stuffy hotel experience offering clean and simple rooms, welcoming lobby and lounge areas, and over-the-top service to accommodate the tastes of business and pleasure travelers alike. We took a tour of the new TRU while it was under construction;
We are at the point in the year where the summer festivities are coming to an end and fall is right around the corner. If you are looking to indulge in live music and outdoor adventures one last time you have your opportunity!! There are several events offering live music, cold drinks and good company. There are also events happening later in the fall months that you will not want to miss. You can find some of the upcoming events below!