Oklahoma Hotel Reservations
Visiting the Panhandle & Great Plains
Oklahoma is a vast and diverse collection of welcoming cities and towns, premier attractions, and picturesque landscapes. Make your to the Panhandle region of Oklahoma during your next visit and experience all the thrills it has to offer – and during the winter and spring, you’ll find an unmatched slate or festivals, events, and more.
From Guymon, way out west, to destinations like Stillwater and Guthrie, the Great Plains of Oklahoma will yield fun-filled days for all who visit. Winter and spring can mean exceptional golf experiences across the Panhandle, so bring your clubs along for the ride. In Guymon, play the impressive Sunset Hills Course, Stillwater is home to the Karsten Creek Golf Club, and in Blackwell don’t miss the Blackwell City Golf Course.
You’ll find some impressive and can’t-miss college football action when you visit the Oklahoma Panhandle. Stillwater, you’ll soon discover, is Cowboys country. The Oklahoma State University Cowboys dominate the sports headlines during the fall and winter, and this year will be no different.
The OSU Cowboys are slated for another tough schedule in 2016, with some impressive, marquee matchups. Visit Boone Pickens Stadium, home of the OSU Cowboys, on October 1st to watch them play the University of Texas Longhorns. On October 29th you can help OSU celebrate homecoming 2016 when they take on the West Virginia Mountaineers. The final home game of the 2016 season for OSU will be on November 19th when the Texas Tech Red Raiders come to town.
Be sure to include a visit to Weatherford during your next fall or winter trek through the Panhandle. Weatherford is home to Southwestern Oklahoma State University, and this fall they’ll tackle their 2016 schedule with grit and vigor. The SWOSU Bulldogs will face Arkansas Tech University on November 5th, and Northwestern Oklahoma State University – their bitter in-state rival – on November 12th. All Bulldogs home games are played at ASAP Energy Field near downtown Weatherford.
The Panhandle region of OK will feature sterling weather during the fall, winter, and into early spring 2017. Because of this advantageous weather forecast, local farmers and growers are able to harvest a wide range of crops. You can check out these bounties at the Stillwater Farmers’ Market from November 5th to March 25th, 2017 – 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. each Saturday.
Travel Region Favorites
- Oklahoma's Festivals & Fairs
Tulsa's Blue Dome District
Oklahoma features a multitude of awesome annual events like music festivals, state fairs, rodeos, parades, and heritage celebrations.
- 21 Things To Do With Kids in OK!
Here are 21 family-friendly rodeos, fairs, parks, zoos, and other things to do throughout Oklahoma.
- 11 Oklahoma Golf Courses
Go for the course record in Oklahoma.
Visit Oklahoma soon and bring your clubs – you'll want to explore any and all of these premier golf courses across the state.
- 7 Spots for Buffalo Sightings!
Tallgrass Prairie Preserve
Wildlife lovers, check out these seven scenic spots across beautiful Oklahoma for buffalo sightings – but don't get too close!
- 10 Oklahoma Fishing Spots
Fish with the family in Oklahoma
Anglers will find a bevy of fishing spots to visit in Oklahoma. All across the state, find these excellent fishing holes.
- 10 Oklahoma Museums
Check out top museums in Oklahoma. From Tulsa down to Okmulgee and Oklahoma City, explore the state's history and culture.
- Oklahoma State Parks
Natural Falls State Park
From the Great Plains to the Quachita National Forest, the Panhandle State features a collection of fun-filled, scenic state parks ready to be discovered.
- Top Hiking Trails in Oklahoma
Black Mesa Summit
Whether you’re a novice or an expert, there is a ton of dazzling hiking trails to choose from in the Panhandle State.
- Best Things to Do in Stillwater
Welcome to Stillwater
The best ways to see where Oklahoma began – with everything from wildlife to wrestling and more.
- Best Things to Do in Lawton
Your guide to the best things to see and do in Lawton – with everything from history lessons to a day on the links.
5 Best Western Hotels
in Panhandle & Great Plains
Best Western Blackwell Inn
Best Western El Reno
Best Western Plus Guymon Hotel & Suites
Best Western Plus Cimarron Hotel & Suites
Best Western Plus Weatherford