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Summer Isn't Over Quite Yet - Broken Bow, OK - Get Here Already!

Summer isn’t over yet, we still have 5 more weeks until the kids go back to school, why not plan the perfect end of Summer getaway to Broken Bow, OK to experience Beavers Bend State Park. The kids deserve one last summer Hoorah! Summer calls for fun, adventure, and outdoor exploration, that’s one of the prime reasons why moms and dads choose luxury cabins in Broken Bow to spend quality time with the people they love. So if you let this summer pass you by without any family adventure, you still have time, book a stay with S'mores Luxury Cabins to get away to Broken Bow – the #1 travel destination in the US.

Things to Do this Summer in Broken Bow

Ready to get out of the house and prepare yourself for the fun voyage but don’t know what things to do in this quaint town? Grab a cup of coffee and get ready to plan a summer escape and learn all the incredible adventures to do in Broken Bow this summer!

1. Float the River

Under the sun, below the skies . What stops you from a fun river float ride?

Imagine floating the river on a hot summer afternoon in the cool and refreshing stream of Mountain Fork River while cherishing all the views that pass by. Amazing, isn’t it? This dream could become a living reality if you choose Broken Bow as your summer vacation spot.

There are plenty of services that offer river floating for the entire family around S’mores Luxury cabins in Broken Bow. It’s completely safe and fun for all ages. So even if you’re coming with your family or friend, looking for a girls trip destination or guys trip destination, it's time to make some memories!

2. Tiki Boat Tours

Then there’s the Tiki boat tour waiting for you to sip a variety of frozen drink treats such as Pina Coladas, Frozen Margaritas or Strawberry Daiquiri while you cruise around Broken Bow Lake on.a perfectly themed Pontoon boat. The music will make you feel like you’re on an island adventure. But make sure you arrive early to enjoy the Duck Bar made out of an original WWII Duck Boat surrounded by large decking to sit and relax with friends. This party boat is fun for families and adults alike.

3. Canoe and Kayak Rentals

Let’s add a little bit more amusement to your trip to Broken Bow during the summer. How? When you opt for Canoeing and Kayaking.

If you want to savor Nature travel, rent a canoe and kayak for a day. You’ll enjoy so much serenity and beauty enjoying the waterways of the Mountain Fork River. It’s a perfect way to spend a relaxing afternoon exploring the outdoors.

4. Rent a Boat at the Marina

Whether you’re seeking a party afternoon with friends or an afternoon of lake swimming and relaxation with the family, renting a boat from the marina can make for a perfect afternoon at Broken Bow Lake. Like the Tiki boat, you’ll experience the beauty of Broken Bow Lake, but can choose from half day or full day rentals so you can have the opportunity to swim and cruise at your leisure. There are options for having a guided tour with a driver or renting a boat to drive on your own. Perfect afternoon of cruising, fishing, and tubing around the lake.

5. Hiking

If you love the outdoors, then hiking is your thing. But the activity becomes a real adventure when you’ve got your family and friends with you.

There are many hiking trails in Broken Bow to help you take the breathtaking views of the forest, the lake and Mountain Fork River. But some of the best trails are found near the Beavers Bend State Park.

One of our family favorites is Friends Trail as it has a beginner trail that will get you to a beautiful spot of the river with waterfalls, this makes for an excellent fishing spot. You can download the App All Trails that will give specific details of length, experience level needed and what you should expect.

The views around Broken Bow Lake, throughout the trails and making your way to the various waterfalls of Mountain Fork River will astonish you that there is so much beauty just a gas tank away.

6. Swim in the Lake

Feel like swimming? Try dipping yourself in crystal clear water that takes away all the summer heat. Broken Bow Lake has a 180 miles shoreline connected to beautiful swim beaches, streams, and rivers, making it a perfect place to escape the hot weather.

Straight up 259 Dam Road to Beavers Bend State Park, you’ll find a cove area swim beach. You can swim in a completely secure environment in the beautiful water of Broken Bow Lake.

7. Skip Rocks, walk barefoot in the River, Enjoy Nature

Rock skipping sounds ordinary, but it will take you back to your childhood and simpler times. Plus many like to make it a fun sport to play with your friends and see who can make the rocks skip the furthest. Or just enjoy walking in the river and exploring all that Beavers Bend State Park has to offer.

8. Fishing

Summer and fishing – the duo never gets old. So, if you love this hobby and you want to try to catch some BIG fish, get your rod, set a seat, and wait for the rod to bend. Sooner or later, the hook will get you a fish.

Here’s what you can expect on the hook when you’re fishing in Broken Bow:

  • Spotted bass

  • Largemouth bass

  • Smallmouth bass

  • Rainbow Trout

  • Walleye

  • Bluegill

  • Paddlefish

9. Stargazing

Afternoons are full of adventure in Broken Bow, but the nights are pure bliss and serenity. The clear skies and the pollutant-free environment in this town allow you to see the twinkling stars without any barriers. You’ll never experience clear skies and bright stars quite like this. So if you want to see the biggest light show set by Mother Nature, then don’t miss the chance to visit Broken Bow in the summers. Grab a seat by the campfire with family and friends and enjoy the evening under the stars!

10. S’mores & Campfire

Last but not least, no camping trip is complete without Roasting S’mores so don’t miss a vacation with S'mores Luxury Cabins - Broken Bow to start a campfire. Families and friends love sitting together, playing games like truth or dare, singing songs, making S'mores and creating memories to last a lifetime!


This summer, it’s not too late to plan your final summer vacation in Broken Bow.

Why? Because it’s the #1 travel destination in the US, but also a place to find tranquility with your friends and family. You can take part in countless activities to make the end of summer unforgettable. So whether you float the river, take the Tiki boat tour, campfire, or go hiking, Broken Bow has everything you’re looking for in a memorable vacation.

About Broken Bow

Just a gas tank away, road trips from Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana are an easy drive to get to this gem in Oklahoma. Surrounded by nature and beauty, the North Texans call it Broken Bow while locals and frequent travelers know it as Hochatown. Geographically, Hochatown is where Beavers Bend State Park is located, which is just 8 miles away from Broken Bow. Here in Hochatown you can find gorgeous luxury cabin rentals, tons of fun activities for kids, wineries & breweries for the adult fun, boutique shopping and a great selection of local restaurants.

But that’s not it. There’s Broken Bow Lake, Beavers Bend State Park, and all mesmerizing locations to ensure an adventurous trip that is also filled with rest, relaxation and rejuvenation.

About S’mores Luxury Cabins

With S’mores Luxury Cabins we pride ourselves in providing the ultimate in luxury travel, convenience and superior customer service for our guests. We’ve decorated our cabins with love and provided all the amenities that we would want when traveling and hope our guests will thoroughly enjoy the experience. It is our goal to ensure our guests have a wonderful and memorable stay where you can just rest, relax, rejuvenate and reconnect with family. Mark and Shannon Swenson live in McKinney, Tx with their three children Ellie, Aston and Levi. Mark and Shannon self-manage their cabins to ensure the personal touch with guests and make sure to provide the experience guest deserve when taking time for travel with family or friends. Mark & Shannon are passionate about Hochatown and supporting the local community and growth.

So if you’re planning to travel to this #1 Travel Destination in the US, S’mores Luxury Cabins is at your service. Our cabins are peaceful, well designed, have ever convenience and most importantly, near to all the prominent points of interest and very central in town to the activities and restaurants.

S’mores Luxury Cabins has the following cabins for short term rentals available, direct booking available at

S’mores & FIshin’: Sleeps 20 and has long pier with access to fish in pond

S’mores Sunrise: Sleeps 30 with spectacular views of Broken Bow Lake

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