The Art of Escape Adventure

The Art of Escape Adventure

A Treasure Trove of Adventure


Nestled among the Arbuckle Mountains is a world of scenic natural beauty and exciting local attractions. Travelers in search of outdoor recreation, shopping, dining, gaming and pampering will find endless opportunities for summer fun in Sulphur, and it all begins at Exit 51. This is where you go to master The Art of Escape.

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One Exit. Limitless Possibilities.

Swim, hike, boat and explore your way through the expansive Chickasaw National Recreation Area.

Savor the flavors of a homestyle-inspired meal at upscale Springs at The Artesian, and test your luck on The Artesian Casino’s thrilling gaming floor.

Treat yourself to a world-class massage and facial at the Sole’renity Spa before retail therapy at Shoenique and Luxe at The Artesian.

Satisfy your cravings at Sweet Swirlz and Okie Twister Co. or pick up something exotic from The Spice and Tea Exchange.

Stop by nearby shops ARTesian Gallery & Studios, The Mix Mercantile and Bromide Mountain Co. on a stroll through downtown Sulphur.

Unwind in a spacious suite at The Artesian Hotel, plotting your course for tomorrow’s adventures.

Escape Artist

Chickasaw Country is masterfully crafted for the perfect getaway. What are you waiting for?


The Art of Escape Destinations

Arbuckle Mountains
Chickasaw Country

You haven’t experienced true natural beauty until you've visited the Arbuckle Mountains in Chickasaw Country. The ecological diversity of the range moves from forest to prairie to grassland with an abundance of natural springs. Bring your hiking boots or camping gear for an exciting adventure any time of the year!

As the only Native American tribe to create its own brand of fine chocolate, the Chickasaw Nation takes great pride in its Bedré products. Bring your sweet tooth, and get ready for melt-in-your-mouth perfection. Visitors receive a free sample just for stopping in.

Davis East is one of the many travel stops and casinos owned and operated by the Chickasaw Nation. Open 24 hours a day, it houses 34 electronic gaming machines and offers all the standard convenience store amenities.

Located just off I-35 in Davis, Oklahoma, Treasure Valley Casino & Hotel is the perfect place to stop for a little gaming and relaxation.

Chickasaw Travel Stop – Davis West is conveniently located on Highway 7 between Sulphur and Davis, Oklahoma. Whether you’re headed east to The Artesian Hotel or hopping back on I-35 south to WinStar World Casino & Resort, CTS – Davis West will keep you fueled, fed and ready for more adventure.

Journey through Oklahoma's oldest national park, the Chickasaw National Recreation Area, which has served as a haven for outdoors enthusiasts since 1902. Water in all forms, from springs and streams to lakes and more, is the area's main attraction.

The Rusty Nail is a locally owned and operated winery, tasting room, gift shop and bistro in downtown Sulphur. The winery is located in a restored building, constructed in 1906, that is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

The Mix Mercantile brings together some of the best vendors in the Chickasaw Country area to offer unique gift items and the ultimate shopping experience. The Mix carries brands like American Paint Company, Faux Real Mineral Paints, General Finishes and Okie Dokie Tees.

Bromide Mountain Co. is a unique mountain shop located in the foothills of the Arbuckle Mountains on historic Muskogee Street in Sulphur, OK. Here, you can shop for name-brand products from Patagonia and Camelbak, show your Oklahoma pride with jewelry and handmade signs and revel in your adventurous spirit!

Check out the growing art community in Sulphur, Oklahoma, home to the ARTesian Gallery & Studios. Opened in November 2013, the gallery showcases original Chickasaw artwork, plus studio spaces where you can watch artists as they weave, throw pots, paint and more.

Bedré Café
Sulphur, OK

Bedré Café, situated in The Artesian Hotel in downtown Sulphur, is a 1950s-style diner that serves made-to-order sandwiches, baked goods, cakes, pies, ice cream and, of course, chocolate. Bedré Café is a great place to bring the family for a delicious American meal in a fun environment.

Located in Sulphur at The Artesian Hotel, the Spice and Tea Exchange provides a whirlwind for the senses, featuring over 140 spices, 75 hand-mixed blends, naturally-flavored sugars, salts from around the globe and more than 30 exotic teas.

Taste the Art of Dining at Springs, The Artesian Hotel, Casino & Spa’s full-service restaurant that offers a superior culinary experience at any time of day.

Okie Twister Co.
Sulphur, OK

At Okie Twister Co. at The Artesian Hotel, you can find a variety of made-in-Oklahoma products, whether it’s clothing or home décor.

Sweet Swirlz
Sulphur, OK

Traveling to Sulphur? Satisfy your sugar craving at Sweet Swirlz, located in the Shops at The Artesian Hotel. Featuring Dippin’ Dots, fresh frozen yogurt and more candy varieties than you can imagine, Sweet Swirlz is sure to hit the spot!

Sulphur, OK

Shoenique, located at the Shops at The Artesian, is your one-stop shop for fancy footwear in Sulphur! Shop brands like Toms, Sperry, Clarks and UGG, as well as select sports accessories and apparel.

Master the art of winning with a getaway to the luxurious Artesian Casino in Sulphur, and enjoy a collection of electronic games, classic table games and a rewarding Players Club.

Enjoy this four-story, 81-room boutique hotel that blends all the modern amenities with the charm and character of the original Artesian, a popular tourism destination from 1906 until 1962, when it burned to the ground. Rebuilt in 2013, the new and improved Artesian offers a full-service spa, an indoor/outdoor pool and bath house, a casino and several unique shops.

Unwind with the Art of Relaxation and an afternoon of pampering at Sole'renity Spa at The Artesian Hotel, Casino & Spa. This world-class facility provides everything from invigorating massages and facials to rejuvenating steam rooms and saunas, creating the perfect de-stressing experience.

Specializing in top brand apparel, accessories, jewelry and more, Luxe at The Artesian is one of the best places in the Sulphur area for high-end boutique shopping. Choose from designer labels like Vera Bradley, Ray Ban, Michael Kors, YETI, Brighton and many more.

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