Beautiful waterfalls are hard to come by in the Metroplex, and sometimes you need to get out of the city and escape into nature. Thankfully there is a beautiful park with gorgeous views and waterfalls that is just a three-hour trip from Dallas. Beavers Bend State Park in Oklahoma is a lovely oasis that is perfect for a day trip from Dallas.
The park has breathtaking views that will absolutely blow you away. The massive park has tons of trails that offer everything to make your day amazing, including a beautiful hike that leads to a small waterfall. The park is so enormous that it even has an 18 hole golf course.
You can even spend the night at the park for $16 to $30. Guests of the lodge in the park get to wake up and instantly step out into nature, plus they get free continental breakfast with their stay.
Picnic tables are scattered throughout the park, each with their own astonishing view. You can rent canoes, kayaks, and much more from the park itself, and prices change through the seasons.
There are tons of trails scattered around the park ranging from beginner to expert. Free admission makes this the perfect park for a beautiful day trip from Dallas. There is no telling what you might find in this Oklahoma paradise.
You are more than welcome to bring your favorite pup along with you as the park is dog-friendly, as long as they stay on a leash. If you plan on spending the night, there is a fee for pets.
If you can't get enough of day trips, check out our list of great day trips to take from Dallas that are less than three hours away.
Beavers Bend State Park
Address: 4350 S Hwy 259A Broken Bow, Oklahoma 74728
Why You Need To Go: This massive park has stunning views and a small waterfall perfect for a hike.