Logding and Camping

Lake Murray State Park

A wide variety of options are available at Lake Murray State Park including a full service lodge, cabins, RV sites, and primitive tent camping. We encourage all participants coming in from out of town to stay at Lake Murray State Park. This is an important source of revenue for Oklahoma State Parks. The closest options are within Lake Murray State Park. Other options are available in Ardmore just a short drive from the Start/Finish at Duke’s Forest Campground.

Lake Murray Lodge and Cabins
3323 Lodge Rd, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 223-6600

Duke’s Forest Campground

This is by far the closest option. All campsites are just minutes from the shelter where the race starts and finishes. If you are interested in reserving a campsite at Duke’s Forest on race weekend, please send us an email at info@blazetrails.com. Please be aware, if you search for campsites at Duke’s Forest directly with Lake Murray State Park, it will not show accurate availablity since we have reserved the entire campground for the event.

Duke’s Forest Campground has 34 Water/Electric campsites available for RV camping plus another primitive area for tent camping.

  • RV Sites $25/night.
  • Tent Sites $20/night

We will collect camping fees at packet pickup. If you are interested in reserviing an RV campsite, please let us know what kind of a campsite you would like to reserve, and we will assign you a spot.┬áPlease note the fees above do not include a parking pass into the entire state park. In June 2020, Oklahoma State Parks enacted a systemwide day use parking fee of $8/day for Oklahoma residents and a $10/day for out of state visitors. As long as you leave your vehicle parked at Duke’s Forest campground, there will be no additional fees.

Please refer to the following map for details on Duke’s Forest Campground:

Additional campgrounds at Lake Murray State Park are also available within a short driving distance from Duke’s Forest Campground. Click here for more details.

Ardmore Hotels

If you cannot get a reservation at Lake Murray State Park’s Lodge or Cabins. Ardmore has several hotels that are around a 15 minute drive from the Start/Finish at Duke’s Forest Campground. The following is a small selection of what is available in Ardmore.

Hampton Inn And Suites
526 Railway Express Street, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 490-9011

Hilton Garden Inn
710 Premier Pkwy, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 226-2223

Best Western Plus Ardmore Inn And Suites
2600 W Broadway, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 223-3200

Baymont by Wyndham
2606 12th Ave NW, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 798-3199

Comfort Inn And Suites
410 Railway Express Street, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 798-3200

Days Inn
2614 W Broadway St, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 226-1761

Motel 6
120 Holiday Dr, Ardmore, OK 73401
(580) 226-7666