Resorts near the Poteau, Oklahoma Area

Resorts near the Poteau, Oklahoma Area
Poteau, although located in southeastern Oklahoma, is actually part of the Fort Smith, Arkansas-Oklahoma metropolitan area. It is famous for being known as the site of Cavanal Hill, the world's highest hill. The town is located on the banks of the Poteau River and is almost completely surrounded by the Winding Stair Mountain Range. Poteau has been voted one of the top 100 small towns in the United States, and offers attractions such as the the Kerr Museum, which contains artifacts from the entire known history of the Poteau River Valley, including Indian artifacts.

Long Lake Resort

Long Lake Resort can be found in the heart of Poteau and offers guests their choice of lodging options including deluxe cabins with fireplace, honeymoon cabins with jacuzzi tubs and fireplaces and a large selection of RV hookups. The cabins and the RV park are both located on the banks of Long Lake, which provides visitors with a variety of water activities such as fishing, canoeing and swimming. A banquet room and pavilion are also on-site for guests use, and the resort offers amenities such as Internet, satellite television and free fishing tackle for anyone who rents a unit.

Long Lake Resort
35740 U.S. Highway 59
Poteau, OK 74953-4212
(918) 647-8140

Fin and Feather Resort

Fin and Feather Resort is just a 45-minute drive from Poteau, and offers guests a large selection of cabins and houses which can accommodate anywhere from 2 to 32 guests. Located on beautiful Lake Tenkiller, the resort provides a variety of water activities such as swimming and fishing. All units feature fully equipped kitchens, air conditioning and satellite television. The resort includes a swimming pool and spa, a volleyball court, tennis court and basketball court, a playground, miniature golf, outdoor skating, meeting rooms, a picnic pavilion, a 9-hole golf course and an on-site convenience store and gift shop.

Fin and Feather Resort, Inc.
Hwy 10A
Gore, OK 74435
(918) 487-5148

SIxshooter Resort & Marina

Sixshooter Resort and Marina can be found on the banks of Lake Tenkiller in Cookson, just a short drive from Poteau. All cabins and mobile homes on the resort offer fully equipped kitchens, televisions, barbecue grills, covered decks and porches. All have views of the lake and some units also have fireplaces. Facilities include a marina, restaurant, boutique, rental boats, a playground and recreation area and a swimming pool.

Sixshooter Resort & Marina
20144 W. Sixshooter Road,
Cookson, OK 74427
(918) 457-5152

Article Written By Camille Nesler

Camille Nesler has been in the nursing field for 18 years and received her degree from the University of Arkansas Community College in Batesville, Ark. She studied journalism at Lyon College in Arkansas. Nesler was the health reporter for the "Batesville Daily Guard" from 2005 to 2008. She has received awards from both the APME and APA.

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