BROKEN BOW + HOCHATOWN
There's no shortage of things to do around town. Like recommendations from a friend before you visit someplace new, we wanted to share some of our favorite things to do here in the Broken Bow and Hochatown areas. Keep in mind, this is only a sampling, so please let us know in the contact form at the bottom of this page if you come across something during your stay that simply must be added.
EAT + DRINK
A southern-style steakhouse with great live music, an open patio, fun patrons, and a laid-back environment.
Pro tip: Reservations are highly recommended
Enjoy a fun atmosphere, friendly service, and amazing seafood. Large groups welcome, but seating is always first come, first served
Built from the bones of an old abandoned schoolhouse, this location quickly became known as the grooviest place to eat pizza and drink beer in Hochatown Pro tip: If you order for take out, call early
Treat yo' self. Take in an afternoon of carnival-style food and outdoor fun. The outdoor dining area features shaded hammocks, fire pits, and reggae music
Restaurant, bar, and nightclub offering a vast menu and live entertainment. After 9 p.m. the Saloon turns into a nightclub featuring live music Pro tip: This facility offers large sections that can be rented out to accommodate any party or event
Chef-made Tex-Mex grill serving seafood dishes, steaks, combinations dinners, and American favorites. You can dine in, drive-thru, or order online Pro tip: Mexico Lindo offers catering and receptions
Local brewhouse with a family-friendly restaurant including patio seating and live music. Online ordering available
Family dining in a casual atmosphere. Don't let the name fool you, they have an extensive menu of more than just typical steakhouse food
Country cooking with generous portions and a homestyle atmosphere. They offer everything from chicken fried steak, burgers and sandwiches, to large onion rings, and homemade pie
Tacos! Burritos! Quesadillas! Homemade Tamales! Yes! HOMEMADE TAMALES! Fresh & Homemade Salsas! Queso! Guacamole! Elotes! You definitely MUST TRY!
The restaurant serves delicious smoked
meats, cocktails, and even breakfast sandwiches. Plus, they offer live entertainment
Pro tip: Love karaoke? This is your spot!
Love, Peace, and Bacon Grease. One of our favorites in the area! A bit of a drive to Idabel, but definitely worth it
Flavorful meats, sautéed sides, and everything in-between. Butcher shop specializing in prime and Wagyu beef. They also have take-home meals, specialty grocery items, and more Pro tip: You can also purchase craft beer and cigars here
Fried chicken, fried catfish, fried shrimp, cold beer, delicious drinks, wine, big porches, and live music
Local brewpub offering house-crafted beers, classic pub grub + brewery tours. The on-site brewery has beers on tap, 6-packs, and growlers Pro tip: This location is family-friendly
With years of winemaking experience, Vojai's offers quality ingredients, making sophisticated wines
WINERIES + BREWERIES
COFFEE + DESSERT
You think of it, they can bake it. Anything from pies, cupcakes, cakes, and candies
Gourmet coffee, breakfast, and lunch with drive-thru service. They serve on a first come first serve basis. If you know what you want to order text or call and they'll try to have it ready when you arrive. Pro tip: Order frozen hot chocolate it's their specialty. And yes, the owners’ names are really Adam and Eve!
A small coffee shop that serves a variety of coffees, lattes, and yummy treats Pro tip: They serve a small lunch menu daily
Looking for something sweet? They offer fresh gourmet fudge, signature coffees and teas, cakes, muffins, salads, and wraps. All made fresh daily
Fill your pantry with brand-name food, snacks, candy, and drinks
Pro tip: They offer a large selection of party supplies, balloons, gift bags, and seasonal decorations for every holiday and occasion
Offering fuel, propane, feed, food (grill, pizza + deli), as well as groceries, tobacco products, beer, wine, and ice
Connect with nature, head over to the hill behind Lakeview Lodge at sunset to watch the herds of deer come to check out what snacks visitors might want to share with them
Beavers Bend Land + Water Park | 580.494.6512
Beavers Bend White River Canoe + Kayak | 580.584.6594
River Rats Canoe Rentals | 580.584.6225
WW Trading Post + Canoe | 580.584.6856
Beavers Bend Fly Fishing - beaversbendflyfishingguideservice.com
Huffman's Guide Service - brokenbowlakecrappie.com
Certified and trained guides will take you on a zipline adventure tour. Enjoy breathtaking views as you zip down 6 lines totaling over a half-mile. You will reach speeds up to 35 mph and heights up to 60 ft. above the ground
You and up to 10 of your friends have one hour to find clues, unlock locks, solve the puzzle, and escape the game. Choose 1 of 4 unique scenarios. Fun for all ages and skillsets
Enjoy soft drinks on the house or BYOB while you learn about axe throwing. They offer axe throwing parties that are family-friendly and available for ages 4 and up
Pro tip: Groups larger than 10 people require a reservation
Exciting go-kart track that is suitable for all ages. Big Foot also offers a VR experience and the BigFoot 360, a thrilling ride that is sure to have you coming back for more
Take a train ride on a 1/3 size replica of the C.P.Huntington S.P. train through the beautiful Beavers Bend State Park.
Pro tip: Guided trail rides are offered at the top of each hour
Pan for gemstones, fossils, and arrowheads at the mining company. Fun for all ages
Travel back in time as you play mini-golf through the street of an old west town. With tricky curves, difficult corners, and 50-foot fairways, you're sure to have fun!
This petting zoo and licensed wildlife rehabilitation center offers a unique experience to hold, feed, pet, and learn about all different types of animals, including an array of barnyard animals, birds, reptiles and even some exotics!
The year-round program lineup includes campfire programs on the banks of the Mountain Fork River, nature hikes, arts and crafts classes, and nature films. Pro tip: Call ahead as they have recently been closed for renovations
Here you'll find a variety of exhibits on native wildlife and environmental education. Good for all ages
The museum houses historical documents, antique forestry tools, wood art, homestead memorabilia, and a research library filled with books, periodicals, dioramas, a 100-year-old cabin, and traditional woodworking tools dating from the earliest tools to harvest timber and other materials pertaining to forestry
See the most complete Acrocanthosaurus dinosaur skeleton ever found, excavated in McCurtain County, and its cast — measuring a stunning 40 feet long and 15 feet tall from the hip. The museum also houses one of the most comprehensive collections of Native American art to be found anywhere
Broken Bow Lake Duck Tours is a great way to get out and see Beavers Bend State Park and Broken Bow Lake from both land and water. Pro tip: The tour takes place on an Amphibious vessel from WWII
If you've never ridden aboard a high-speed jet boat, you're missing out. You can enjoy a boat tour of scenic Broken Bow Lake and get a thrill ride in the process
Hochatown Adventures will take you out to learn about the lake and surrounding areas while enjoying sunset views, plus a meal is included
The deep, clean, clear water at Beavers Bend Marina on
Broken Bow Lake is ideal for family vacations and outings.
Perfect for: Boating | Sailing | Fishing | Water Skiing | Jet Skiing
Tubing | Swimming
Enjoy sitting on the deck while sipping on your favorite cocktail or take a ride on the one-of-a-kind tiki bus that shuttles you to the tiki boat for a one-hour lake cruise. Or both!
Choctaw Broken Bow is the local gambling spot. You’ll find hundreds of high-stakes to progressive slots, blackjack, and three-card poker
Like other small towns, there is some great boutique shopping to be found! Check out visitmccurtaincounty.com/shop/ for a great list to kick off your spree
In-Cabin or In-Spa Pampering
Book with one of several local day spas to enjoy a day of relaxation at their facility, or even in the comfort of your own cabin. Many of the area providers offer cabin massage and spa sessions, including couples sessions
Pro tip: Book as early as possible to ensure availability
29,000 square foot wooden maze. Not only do you have to find your way out, but you also have to find all of the clues to solve the puzzle at the end
Nestled in the foothills of the Kiamichi Mountains, the long, narrow course is surrounded by pine forests and the deep-blue waters of Broken Bow Lake. Crystal-clear Cedar Creek runs through the course, providing beauty, wildlife, and hazard
A very popular recreational destination located in southeastern Oklahoma. Deemed to be a premier birdwatching and waterfowl hunting area. Quail, dove, rabbit, turkey, and deer hunting are popular when in season. Fishing for bass, catfish, and sunfish is popular in Push Creek and in reservoirs throughout the area
Stretching over 450,000 acres, the Three Rivers Wildlife Management Area is the perfect destination to explore the scenic natural beauty. Honobia-Three Rivers WMA is home to deer, wild hogs, wild turkey, black bear, mountain lions, and elk