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4 Things to Do Outside in Stillwater

Thursday, February 25, 2021

Enjoy the weather and spend time outside this week, Cowboys! The sun and warmer temps are great for a mental health break outside. Take a walk, ride a bike or grab your favorite book and find a spot to relax.

1. Hiking Trails at Lake Carl Blackwell & Lake McMurtry

trees by the lake at Carl Blackwell

You can spend the day at Lake Carl Blackwell for $5 per car. That day permit includes fishing, picnicking, hiking, and general recreation at the park.

Lake McMurtry offers hiking/biking trails, disc golf, fishing and general recreation for $6 per car for a day permit.

2. Explore the OSU Botanic Garden

trees in a row

The OSU Botanic Garden has walking trails, and the trees are perfectly spaced for hammocking. Admission is free.

3. Parks, Trails & Open Spaces in Stillwater

Lake and trees at Boomer Park

Stillwater has plenty of public parks, trails and open spaces for general recreation available for free.

Check them out!

4. Outdoor courts at the Colvin

person playing flag football

The Colvin Rec. Center offers outdoor tennis and volleyball courts and 30 acres of lighted fields.

Learn more

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