If you enjoy the outdoors, you are sure to enjoy Oklahoma City. In addition to several exquisite botanical gardens, the city boasts parks, nature centers and recreation facilities to satisfy the nature lover.
Martin Park Nature Center, was named a regional “Ten Best” Parks and Playgrounds in National Geographic’s “The Best of Everything for Families.” The park features a hands-on museum, guided nature hikes, and education events. Miles of hiking trails wind through woods and grasslands outside the facility.
If water activities are your passion, one of OKC’s three urban reservoirs should be on your list of things to do. Fishing, boating, water skiing, and jetskiing are available on Lake Hefner, Lake Overhoiser and Lake Draper.
The Oklahoma City Trails are paved pathways that draw walkers, runners, cyclists, and skaters. Those living in apartments in Oklahoma City and the surrounding areas can enjoy leisurely activity or an outstanding workout on these trails. No matter what your outdoor interest, Oklahoma City will have something for you.