The Great Salt Plains Lake, located in northwestern Oklahoma in Alfalfa County
about 10 miles east of Cherokee
, has 9,300 acres and 41 miles of shoreline. It is the focal point of the Great Salt Plains Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
The lake is known as one of the best channel catfish lakes in the country, with much success on trotlines. Also available are striped bass, walleye, and blue catfish.
(Cherokee) Great Salt Plains Lake
08/11 Coming to The Cherokee area
Dodge City Days Dodge City KS July26-August4 The 10-day celebration hosts more than 50 events including Q-97 FM DODGE CITY DAYS COUNTRY Concert,
the top-rated Dodge City Days Rodeo,
a 2-day Indoor Craft show with over 200 crafters from a 10-state area,
Professional Barbecue Contest.
Kansas State Fair Hutchinson KS September6-15 Each year, over 400,000 visitors flock to the Kansas State Fair to visit a wide array of exhibits, partake in fabulous Fair food, and see the amazing butter sculpture.
Greater Pittsburgh Renaissance Festival West Newton PA August24-September29 Jousters will compete in the Jousting Arena, while the smallest of the kingdom can enjoy their time in the New Children's Realm. Also a Pirate’s Pub and a New upscale Crafts Marketplace. Weekends only.