Crowder Lake Park Plans Opening Day

Crowder Lake Park (CLP), located seven miles south of Weatherford and operated by Southwestern Oklahoma State University, will have opening day activities on Saturday, April 7.

According to CLP Director Paul Hummel, the park has a variety of activities that are suitable for clubs, families and corporate groups. A complete ropes course day, for example, can be a fun event for just about any group. Family reunions, birthday parties and wedding receptions are other events that have taken place in the buildings located at the facility.

The opening day will begin at 9 a.m. and continue until 7 p.m. Activities available will be watercraft (kayaks, canoes and paddleboards), ropes course, rappel tower, rock wall and zip line.

There will be various competitions throughout the day including slackline competitions (all day), downhill derby racing (2-4 p.m. and Dutch oven cook off (5 p.m.).

Hummel invites everyone out to view and enjoy the facilities. For more information, contact Hummel at paul.hummel@swosu.edu or 580.774.6015.