Top 5 Reasons to Live in Durant, OK
- Fun in the sun! Durant is home to Lake Texoma, which is just ten miles away. Lake Texoma is one of the largest lakes in the area and one of the top 12 largest in the United States. It gets over six million visitors each year. At Lake Texoma there is plenty to do, including water skiing, sail boating, horseback riding, fishing, swimming, trail riding and hunting. Nearby Lake Texoma, there is also the Hagerman Wildlife Refuge, which is an ideal location to photograph local birds and wild animals. This area is a marshland that is covered with a wide variety of wildflowers in the spring and summer.