WARNING: TAKE EXTRA WATER FOR YOU AND YOUR PETS

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EMSA has already had SEVERAL calls to assist people at Turkey who have suffered heat stroke and stress. Take EXTRA water for you and your pets. At least 1/2 gallon for every hour outside is REQUIRED for this heat!!!! Seriously!

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Dates for BaseCamp 2016 Announced

2016-Logo Green DateTurkey Mountain’s ONLY Camping and Music Festival. Click HERE for tickets and info.

 

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HUGE NEWS!!!! Turkey Mountain Receives National Parks Recreation Trail Designation

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U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis announced the designation of six local and state National Recreation Trails, one of which is TURKEY MOUNTAIN! All thanks to the efforts of Marci Hawkins for spearheading the application efforts and the Tulsa Urban Wilderness Coalition in conjunction with River Parks Authority.

This does not transfer ownership of Turkey Mountain to the National Park Service but merely recognize the importance of Turkey Mountain as a wilderness area and its recreational value.

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Get out there and HIKE! National Trails Day – Saturday June 4th – FREE GIVEAWAYS

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Drop by from 8-2pm and sign a thank you banner to all those who help to protect and preserve such a wonderful place! River Parks will have lots of free give aways so swing by the main entrance.

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June 4th – National Trails Day and Your Opportunity to Sign A HUGE Thank You Note

Screen Shot 2016-05-22 at 8.09.47 AMJune 4, 2016 is American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day®, the country’s largest celebration of trails.  National Trails Day events will take place in every state across the country and will include hikes, biking and horseback rides, paddling trips, birdwatching, geocaching, gear demonstrations, stewardship projects and more.

We will also have a HUGE THANK YOU note for user’s of Turkey Mountain to sign to say thanks to all the groups like the George Kaiser Family Foundation and Quicktrip that are help to preserve private lands around Turkey Mountain from development.

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Help give back to Turkey! Cleanup Scheduled for May 21st!

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Click HERE for additional info.

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We owe Tulsa 7.6 MILLION THANK YOUS!!!!!!!!!

thank you Tulsa!

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$7.6 million will go to Turkey Mountain property expansion and facilities from VISION PROP 3

vision_combinedYou can cast your vote on April 5th for the VISION PACKAGE. Proposition 3, includes $7.6 million dollars (yes MILLION) to acquire additional lands around Turkey Mountain, improve facilities such as expanding parking, and help preserve on of Tulsa’s Greatest Treasures. Read up on the Vision Package and make your choice. More info at visiontulsa.com

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Who yields to who at Turkey?

According to River Parks rules: 

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Mountain bikers yield to everyone and must make presence known by calling out as soon as they see someone else, hikers yield to horses, and horse riders direct traffic around them.

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Snake Run at Turkey Mountain – Saturday, March 19, 2016

This unique race will be a six hour or three hour timed run taking place on mostly flat, nearly rock and root free, single track trails on the western side of Turkey mountain.

Register Here

Register Here

 

 

 

http://tatur.org/tatur-trail-runs/snake-run/

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