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Muskogee, OK

Population: 38,776
Jeff Adkins

Oklahoma may not exactly scream wild water state, but the harbor in Muskogee provides the perfect spot for the whole family to enjoy a little fun in the sun. There are more than 50 creeks and streams here. Three Forks Harbor, which occupies a cozy niche at the confluence of the Arkansas, Verdigris and Grand Rivers, is perfect for boating and lounging, and the city's water park sure to please with tubing, slides and playgrounds.

Bodies of Water: Three Forks Harbor, Fort Gibson Lake (nearby), Arkansas River, Verdigris River, Grand River

Activities: Play on the slides, splash pads, pools and inner tube rivers at River Country Family Water Park, go boating on Three Forks Harbor

Summer High: 93.1 F

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