It's already been a long, hot summer and we aren't even halfway through it yet. We have to be setting and breaking records for the heat and most consecutive days above 100 degrees. If not, I hate to think how much hotter and longer this will go on. One thing's for sure, it's been a brutally hot summer in the Sooner State!


If you're looking to get a reprieve from the sweltering and oppressive heat head to Clinton, OK. and visit the Water Zoo Indoor Water Park. It's Oklahoma's only indoor water park and a year-round tropical paradise where the sun is shining and it's always 83 degrees. It's one of the coolest places to cool off this summer!

Water Zoo Indoor Water Park in Clinton, OK. is the perfect place to cool off this summer Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park

Here's the best part, you won't have to worry about the heat and getting sunburned. The Water Zoo Indoor Water Park in Clinton, OK. will keep you protected from Mother Nature's moodiness and the sun. So you can enjoy all the water slides, pools, lazy rivers, and all the other water attractions without all the summer heat!


Right now we could all use a short break from the day-to-day grind, not to mention a break from the heat. This place looks amazing and refreshing! It's just a short hour and a half drive from Lawton, Fort Sill so it won't take long to get there depending on where you live. You can opt for a day-pass or the stay-and-play.

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With TONS of slides, pools, splash pads, and other water attractions the Water Zoo Indoor Water Park has something for the entire family, young and old alike. It's located at 1900 Boulevard of Champions in Clinton, OK. right off I-40 use Exit 65A. Their summer hours of operation are 10:00-am to 8:00-pm 7 days a week until Sunday, August 7th (08-07-22). Then the hours will change for the water park's fall and winter schedule.

Not only is Clinton's Water Zoo Indoor Water Park the perfect place to cool down this summer but anytime. It's open year-round so if you were wanting to go swimming and hit the slides during the bitter cold of winter you can. How cool is that? Before the summer's over and the kids are back in school the family and I have to make the trip and take a quick weekend mini-staycation at the Water Zoo Indoor Water Park in Clinton, OK.

It's an indoor tropical paradise where it's always sunny and 83 degrees all year round Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park Water-Zoo Indoor Water Park

If you're looking to beat the heat you can get all the ticket information and specials by visiting the Water Zoo Indoor Water Park official website. Again they have day passes and special offers for later afternoon hours. You can also stay and play. There's a Holiday Inn Express and Hampton Inn right next door to the water park. You can get a discount, up to 25% off by purchasing the stay and play package online. Click here for details.

The Water Zoo Indoor Water Park also offers special group pricing for birthdays, reunions, graduations, and just about every other kind of get-together you can think of. You can stay at one of the hotels, or at the nearby campsite. You can stay up to date with everything that's going on at the water park including special discounts and offers by visiting the official website or by checking them out on their Facebook page.

Take a look inside this epic 1960s retro motel in Oklahoma!

It's the ultimate retro vintage motel stay in the Sooner State! If you've ever wanted to step back in time and experience the "good old days" once again, or maybe for the very first time, you're in luck. Take a break from the usual, boring, and mundane hotel room by booking a stay at this 60s-style motel in Oklahoma City, OK. The Classen Inn is one of the most unique and colorful motels in the state, if not the entire nation. It was originally built back in 1963 and has been completely remodeled, refurbished, and reimagined. If you're looking for a place to stay while on vacation, staycation, or on a weekend getaway why not make your accommodations a part of the vacation fun by staying at the Classen Inn in OKC. You can click here to book your stay. Scroll through the photo gallery below to take a virtual tour of this EPIC 1960s retro motel!

See the Most Epic & Unusual Oklahoma Airbnb Rentals!

Take a break from the boring and ordinary and make your next overnight stay more spectacular and memorable. These rentals are a lot more than just a place to stay, all of them could easily be a vacation destination and experience all on their own! If you're planning a staycation or vacation in Oklahoma you should definitely check out these epic and unusual Airbnb rentals versus booking just a plain old room at a hotel or motel. You could make your accommodations a part of the experience itself by staying at any of these amazing places in the Sooner State. Scroll through the photo gallery below to check them out.

Getaway, Relax, Unplug & Unwind at Oklahoma's Premier & Most Luxurious "Glampgrounds" Located in Lawton, OK.

If you're in need of a staycation whether it's a romantic weekend getaway or a family mini-vacation check out Oklahoma's premier glampgrounds. You'll find it in Lawton, OK. near the Wichita Mountain Wildlife Refuge and Lake Lawtonka at 11761 N.W. Miller Road. Adventure Born Glampgrounds features some of the VERY BEST comfort camping in the Sooner State. After seeing the pictures you'll definitely want to book a stay. You can visit their official website for all the details, or check them out on Facebook. Scroll through the gallery:

Fun & Kid Friendly Oklahoma Vacation Destinations

Far too often, some bored Karen whose only personality trait is complaining about everything will say something along the lines of "There's nothing to do in Oklahoma..." That's simply not true. There is a ton of stuff to do in Oklahoma that you and the kids will love, you just have to know where to find that stuff and have the gumption to hop off the couch and go do some of it.

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