Route 1, Box 28, Jet Oklahoma 73749
Great Salt Plains State Park is located in northwestern Oklahoma in Alfalfa County
east of Cherokee
(the county seat) and the Great Salt Plains Nat'l Wildlife Refuge
Luring visitors from all over, the salt flats are literally a sea of salt--and one of Oklahoma's most fascinating geological phenomenons. The park boasts the only spot in the world where people can dig for hourglass selenite crystals.
The 840-acre park features 8,700-acre Great Salt Plains Lake, six cabins, three camping areas, 173 camp sites and a community building.
Other Oklahoma State Parks nearby:
(Freedom) Alabaster Caverns State Park
(Fairview) Glass Mountains State Park
(Jet) Great Salt Plains State Park
(Waynoka) Little Sahara State Park
04/08 Coming to The Jet 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.