Things To Do In Broken Bow

Ready to get away for some adventure and relaxation!?  Broken Bow, Oklahoma, specifically the Broken Bow Lake community of Hochatown, is undoubtedly one of the best vacations spots you can enjoy! We're sharing all the things to do in Broken Bow to make the most of your vacation! Okay - our opinion may be biased, but there is seriously not another place like Broken Bow, Oklahoma!


There are endless pine trees and mountainous scenery, gorgeous Broken Bow Lake, amazing dining options, charming local businesses, hiking, outdoor activities, luxury cabins, and so much more! 


Planning your trip and trying to decide between all the fun things to do in Broken Bow on your vacation?  


The possibilities are endless, and we definitely have a few ideas for the perfect family activities you can do with your loved ones in and outside of the cabin!  We've rounded up our top things to do in Broken Bow below!

As we mentioned above, the Broken Bow Lake in McCurtain County is known for its beautiful, transparent waves. It is a perfect place to take your family boating, fishing, swimming, and any other activity you can do in the water!  There are endless fun things to do on Broken Bow Lake to enjoy and relax!


Don’t have your own boat, no problem! There are rental options for various kinds of boats, jet skis and more! There are also nearby trails and hikes, as the lake is surrounded by beautiful scenery!


It doesn’t stop there though!  Located inside of Beavers Bend Resort Park, head to Beavers Bend Land & Water Park and rent your choice of paddleboats, canoes, stand-up paddleboards and kayaks!  Additionally they also have mini-golf, snow cones, concessions and a swimming area open to the public free of charge.  

Hot Tubbing & BBQ

This has to be a classic and a favorite! Surely nothing beats hot tub evenings at the cabin under the stars.   Each of our cabins features a beautiful and cozy back patio area to enjoy games, movies, hot tubbing, campfire, and barbecuing.


If you are wanting to stay in but still have a fun experience with your kids you are in luck! A night of hot tubbing and barbecuing is a fun way to spend quality time and more importantly create lasting memories.

Local Eateries

Broken Bow is known for a lot of things, including the various dining options to enjoy on your vacation!


We actually created a blog post about our favorite places to eat at that you can find the link in the button below.


There are plenty of options for any time of the day with a wide range of food selections, indoor or outdoor seating, and even live music!


The Hochatown nightlife is incredible for bringing your family out onto the town with music, shopping centers, and delicious restaurants! 

The Hochatown Petting Zoo

Additionally, bringing your kids to the Hochatown Petting Zoo is a must do when spending the day exploring! A fun fact about this Zoo is that it is also an animal rescue, and your support will mean everything!


You can have the opportunity to interact with an array of animals as well as feeding and petting them. This will make for a day your kids never forget! 


Are you up for an adventure? Ziplining with Rugaru may be the perfect option for exploring Broken Bow’s breathtaking scenery!


With Rugaru you will have the opportunity to explore 6 different ziplines with certified trained guides!  

Board Game & Movie Night

Another way to make your time together fun and memorable is setting up a game and movie night!


Sometimes the best memories are made with simple and relaxing activities that everyone will enjoy.  

Guided Fishing Experiences

While fishing may seem like an obvious activity when you’re at the lake, how about a private guided fishing experience for you and the whole family!


The best part is you don’t have to be experienced or even have your own gear!  4 Seasons Fishing Guide Service has decades of experience and offers fully-guided, fun for all ages to make your time on the lake memorable so you can enjoy your fishing adventure. 

Mini Golf

If you have a family full of mini golf fans, Old West Town Mini Golf will be an adventure back in time!


This mini golf course has different mini golf courses throughout the old town with different scenes, curves, and awesome antiques from the 1800’s displayed throughout the course!  

Bowling & Arcade

Get your bowling shoes on!


Gutter Chaos is a family friendly sports bar featuring tasty food, full-service bar, bowling, giant arcade, outdoor deck with complimentary games and billiards perfect for the entire family or a fun date night!

Outdoor Maze

Ready for an adventure?! The Maze of Hochatown is 29,000 square feet of wooded twists and turns, secret passageways and more!


Race to see how fast you can conquer your journey while you search for hidden stamps and more!  


As we mentioned earlier, there are plenty of trails and hikes for you to explore like The Big Oak Nature Trail, David Boren Hiking Trail, Friends Trail, South Park, Deer Crossing Trail, Cedar Bluff Trail, just to name a few!


It will be easy to be drawn to the tranquil landscapes of lush greenery and the rolling hills that surround the area.


There are also campsites and picnic areas for you to take a break for a snack, lunch, or romantic sunset view!  

S'mores Night by the Campfire & Stargazing

While our guests love the luxe interiors of our cabins, the back patio area tend to be the most popular spot to hangout!  Creating a perfect night by the fire is a no brainer because: Who doesn’t like S’mores? 


Enjoy the beautiful weather, scenery, as well as the night sky as you spend quality time together by the flickering campfire.


You can roast your favorite campfire snacks as you listen to music and enjoy your time together at the cabin.  

As you can see, there are plenty of memorable and fun things to do in Broken Bow during your vacation to Broken Bow Lake.   You are destined to make the most beautiful and romantic memories at this special spot!


Broken Bow and the surrounding areas offer some of the best landscapes in the country, and we know you will think so too!


For more ideas on things to do in Broken Bow, check back as we add to these posts.  Also make sure to join our email VIP list!


We hope to see you soon! 

one of our modern cabins in broken bow at sunset