Oklahoma High Point Trail Is An 8-Mile Hike In Oklahoma That Leads You Where Dinosaurs Once Roamed
Some of the most beautiful sites in the United States can be found right here in Oklahoma. You can find stunning waterfalls, vast prairies, dark caves, wide rivers, and magnificent mesas all within the borders of our great state. Did you know you can also find traces of the Mesozoic era stamped right into the Oklahoma dirt? Head west to the Black Mesa State Park and Nature Preserve and take this one of a kind hike! Follow the eight-mile Oklahoma High Point Trail to the highest spot in Oklahoma and then take a small detour to see these incredible dinosaur tracks.
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Have you been hiking at Black Mesa State Park and Nature Preserve? Have you seen the dinosaur tracks of Black Mesa? Tell us all about your wild adventure in the comments below.
Liz is a Missouri native with a B.A. in English from Mizzou and a M.A. in Non-Profit Administration from Lindenwood University. She works for a STL metro-area community college and enjoys writing, traveling, and indoor cycling. Her true passion is forcing her encyclopedic knowledge of Missouri facts on uninterested strangers from across the globe!
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