Oklahoma is known for its natural beauty, with rolling plains dotted with trees, shimmering streams, and vast prairies.

Take your adventure to the next level with first-hand, researched advice about Oklahoma travel. Explore the very best Oklahoma has to offer – one scenic hike, berry-picking adventure, city escapade, and plate of fried okra at a time. 

Hey there, we’re Rae Lynn & Heath.

We’re bringing you detailed guides to help you plan your unique experiences and one-of-a-kind adventures in Oklahoma.

Born and raised on opposite ends of the state, we have achieved a lifetime of ongoing exploration here. Oklahoma is our chosen home to raise our family too, and we continue to explore every chance we can get. Our goal? We want to document & share our secret spots, recipes for adventure, & top-notch, favorite locations with you.

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hiking to 40 foot hole via the kite trail
Excursions | Hiking

Forty Foot Hole from the Kite Trail: Hiking in the Wichita Mountains

The kids and I made a trip to explore the famed Forty Foot Hole in the Wichita Mountains recently. Excursions to the Wichitas have always been one of our favorite ways to spend a gorgeous, obligation-free day. It’s doable as a day trip and a short hour-and-a-half drive from the Oklahoma City area. Wildflowers bloomed long into early summer this season, and I was anxious…

Chickasha Festival of Lights pond
Cities | Excursions | Small Towns

Best 31 Ways to Celebrate Christmas in Oklahoma

Christmas in Oklahoma is truly an enchanting time of the year, as the state offers a range of festive activities and attractions for people of all ages to enjoy. Whether you’re looking for nostalgic, fireside cocoa-sipping, or outdoor adventures in our frosty air, you’re bound to find the perfect outing. We may not have the days-on-end snow that a lot of places boast, but we…

orr family farm okc
Agritourism | Excursions

Pumpkin Patches in Oklahoma City: Top 13 Spots for Fall Fun

Fall is upon us, and it’s the perfect time to enjoy some outdoor family entertainment with a visit to pumpkin patches in Oklahoma City and the surrounding area. The metro is filled with delightful pumpkin patches and farm fun, perfect for creating memories and traditions. From weekend hayrides to navigating corn mazes, there’s an abundance of autumn-themed activities to keep you and your loved ones…

bath lake medicine park
Excursions | Weekend Getaways

Top 6 Swimming Holes in Oklahoma

Growing up and raising children in this land of waving wheat has provided me with ample opportunities to discover which swimming holes in Oklahoma are the very best. As an outdoor enthusiast and lover of our natural world, I prefer natural swimming holes to adventure parks any day of the warm, summer months. After years of exploring, I’m prepared to list our top favorite spots…

Is Oklahoma City Worth Visting?  Things to Do & Reasons to Visit
Cities | Excursions | Weekend Getaways

Is Oklahoma City Worth Visting? Things to Do & Reasons to Visit

Wondering if Oklahoma City is worth visiting in 2023? If you’re on the fence about a trip to Oklahoma City, this guide will help you make your decision. We’ll be giving you the full scoop on the city’s must-see sights, activities, accommodations, and transportation options. By the time you finish reading this post, you’ll have a good sense of whether or not Oklahoma City should…

Turner Falls waterfall in oklahoma

19 Wondrous Waterfalls in Oklahoma

Whether natural or manmade, the soothing sounds of waterfalls in Oklahoma will instantly connect you to nature in the most calming way. There are many popular, and sometimes secluded, Oklahoma waterfalls for travelers to enjoy and experience across the state. Check out these 19 waterfalls on our must-see list. We’ve grouped them by location, so you might check out more than one when you’re in…

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