Winding Stair

Area Status: Open
This area is Open

Mountain-top camping area adjacent to Talimena Scenic Drive, a 2-mile hiking loop from camp and access to Ouachita National Recreation Trail.

At a Glance

Operational Hours: Open year round.
Rentals & Guides: Click here for more information.
Area Amenities: Tent camping,Camping trailer,Picnic tables,Toilets,Drinking water,Parking
Fees No fee.
Usage: Heavy
Best Season: Spring-Fall
Busiest Season: Spring
Closest Towns: 5 miles north and 3 miles west of Big Cedar, Oklahoma.
Water: Drinking Water
Restroom: Flush
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: Take U.S. 259 north from Big Cedar, OK for 5 miles; turn left (west) on Oklahoma Hwy. 1 for 3 miles on the Talimena Scenic Byway.


Camping & Cabins

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Campground Camping

Sleeping ShelterNone
No. of SitesNone
No. of Accessible sites27


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Camping trailer
Toilets Flush
Picnic tables
Tent camping
Drinking water