Who says you can’t find a slice of paradise in the city? In Oklahoma, at least, you most certainly can. In fact, we feel like the little spot we’re featuring today, Lake Hefner, is one of the most beautiful places in the state, and it’s right in the heart of Oklahoma City. When it comes to beautiful places in Oklahoma, this sparkling gem of a lake can’t be missed. It’s a must-see for every Okie’s bucket list, and every visitor should take notes and visit, too.

At the time of this writing, park hours are 5 a.m. to 11 p.m., seven days a week. For more information, including any up-to-date closures and other important help for planning your trip, make sure to visit the official website.

So, what do you think? What are your picks for the most beautiful places in Oklahoma? Tell us all about yours in the comments and you might see it featured one day! Need some more ideas for the perfect Okie getaway? Check out this list for ideas for the ultimate hidden gems road trip.

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