What to Expect
Great Plains Country is home to ancient mountain ranges, immense prairies populated with buffalo herds, Plains Indian history, cowboy culture and Route 66. This region of 14 counties offers great adventures and will delight travelers with life-long memories. Enjoy the great outdoors with daring rock climbing feats or simply relax at one of our beautiful state parks. You can also step back in time when you visit the Chisholm Trail Heritage Center and experience the Wild West or travel to Indian territory and learn about the First Nations Tribes. Route 66 is sure to please with charming small towns, eccentric landmarks, roadside diners and fascinating museums.
To advance and improve economic growth in Southwest Oklahoma.
Promote attractions, events and activities that will increase tourism travel into, through and within Southwest Oklahoma.
Encourage and aid in the development of activities, events and attractions of a tourism and recreational nature that brings an increase of travel in Southwest Oklahoma.
Build a partnership with individuals, firms, corporations, organizations and governmental entities who are interested in the development of the recreation and tourism industries.