Best bird watching trails in Oklahoma

14,587 Reviews
Explore the most popular bird watching trails in Oklahoma with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Map of bird watching trails in Oklahoma
Top trails (138)
#1 - Elk Mountain Trail
Charons Garden Wilderness
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(625)
Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
Elk Mountain and Ridge Bushwhack Trail follows the Elk Mountain trail to the trails end and then heads west following the ridge/mountain top bushwacking to varies overlooks and bouldering opportunities.Show more
#2 - Bison Trail
Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(455)
Length: 6.1 mi • Est. 2 h 44 m
Part of the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge, this trail offers a relatively easy walk over rugged terrain past several lakes and rivers. Beautiful views and no significant elevation gain. Spots of the Bison Trail may be difficult to follow, especially near the gorge. Show more
#3 - Turkey Mountain Via Yellow Trail
Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(819)
Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 45 m
10 minutes from Downtown Tulsa, Turkey Mountain has two excellent hiking trails, with short interconnecting trails between them. The yellow trails is on the east side of the mountain and is 4 miles long, while the pink trail (yes) is on the western side and is 6 miles long. Both have ample ascents.Show more
#4 - Turkey Mountain Pink Trail
Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(493)
Length: 5.6 mi • Est. 2 h 39 m
Great hike! Watch the blazes closely though because the trail has a ton of one off trails...you may want to bring the app or downloaded map for directions. Show more
#5 - Inspiration Point Loop
Roman Nose State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(407)
Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 20 m
Offline map recommended. Users have reported that the trail is not marked well.Show more
#6 - Dripping Springs Trail
Natural Falls State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray StarGray Star(268)
Length: 1 mi • Est. 29 m
Dripping Springs Trail features the 77 ft. tall falls, the parks main attraction. There is also a spring along this trail, a small fishing lake, bluffs, and it follows a creek. Part of the trail is paved, most of it has natural surfaces. Be aware that there is a $5 cash entry fee.Show more
#7 - Mountain Trail to Lake Carlton and Lake Wayne Wallace
Robbers Cave State Park
hardYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(240)
Length: 7 mi • Est. 3 h 39 m
Self-service terminal to pay for parking, which costs $10/dayShow more
#8 - Crab Eyes
Charons Garden Wilderness
easyYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(210)
Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 28 m
#9 - Kite Trail to Bison Trail Loop
Wichita Mountains National Wildlife Refuge
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(146)
Length: 6.8 mi • Est. 3 h 5 m
Please see the park's website for up to date information: https://www.fws.gov/refuge/wichita_mountains/Show more
#10 - Lookout Mountain Loop
Beavers Bend State Park
moderateYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarYellow StarGray Star(317)
Length: 2.9 mi • Est. 1 h 33 m
Showing results 1 - 10 of 138