Canoeing, Rafting, and Kayaking on the Illinois River
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We are officially closed for the season and anticipate opening May 1st 2021.

We would like to thank the many guests that made it out this year. We could not do this without the faithful support of our guests year after year.

  THANK YOU! We hope to see you next year!

Due to COVID-19 we have implemented additional cleaning protocols and request guests continue social distancing and follow Oklahoma Department of Health and CDC guidelines. If guests have been in contact with person(s) who have or had COVID-19 or who have had symptoms including: a cough, fever, shortness of breath, or other symptoms please respect the health of our employees and other guests and postpone your visit at least 14 days.
Management will continue to monitor the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation closely to ensure the safety of all employees and guests.
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Welcome to

PEYTON'S PLACE RESORT, Inc
on the Oklahoma Illinois River

Come to Peyton's Place and find out why the first canoe rental livery on the Illinois River is the last place you will ever need to look for a complete getaway in a serene and beautiful setting repleat with Eagles, Osprey, Hawks and Great Blue Herons gracing the skies. Peyton's Place will convince you that it is THE place for your outings on the beautiful and scenic Illinois River.

Peyton's Place is the oldest canoe camp on the Illinois River and is located at 10298 N HWY 10, Tahlequah, OK 74464. Featuring accommodations that fit every budget and style, Peyton's Place offers air conditioned cottages for singles, couples or small families, a large 48-bed lodge for groups, a RV park, electric campsites, and primitive campsites for those who want to "rough it" in the great outdoors.

Peyton's Place offers a variety of kayak, canoe and raft trips on the Illinois River to meet the needs of every group or individual wanting to enjoy a float trip. There are plenty of canoes, rafts and kayaks to handle any size group up to about 1,300 persons. Trips can be arranged for various lengths and skill levels, from a few miles to multiple days. Visit our RATES page for details. While in 
Tahlequah, OK,make sure you visit Natural Falls State Park, Blue Hole Park, and Cherokee Heritage Center.
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FLOAT THE RIVER

Did we mention that we have your outdoor play in mind? The Peyton family is waiting to assist you in planning and enjoying your next trip to the Illinois River.

THE BUNKHOUSE

A beautiful group lodge is available for larger gatherings. The lodge includes 48 beds, a meeting room, a kitchen, a fireplace and more, all on the banks of the beautiful, scenic Illinois River.

CABINS

Air conditioned cabins with kitchenettes for couples or small families. These are small and reasonably priced structures which afford a cozy and private atmosphere for your time away from the river.

CAMPGROUND

 Our large and accommodating area for tent camping has trees that provide shade as well as a wind buffer. Campsites feature picnic tables, raised charcoal grills,  restroom/ shower facility and easy access. 
30 Amp electric campsites are available.

RV PARK

The RV Park features 19 spaces with 50 Amp electrical, sewage and water connections. Evening shade is provided by the nearby scenic bluffs. There is a restroom/shower facility that is shared with the campground.
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Reserve Now for the 2020 Season!

Dear Valued Customers: Lodging, camping, and floating is now open for the 2020 Season. We have implemented additional cleaning protocols and request guests continue social distancing when practical. Management will continue to monitor the COVID-19 (coronavirus) situation closely to ensure the safety of all employees and guests.

Current office hours are 8-6pm.


NEW for 2020 Online Reservations and Payments
As with any new Booking System and website there could be some small bugs to fix.
Please advise Peyton's Place of any issues or additional information you would like to see on the site and we will quickly correct them.
  Thank you. The Peyton Family


Reservations and Information Call Toll Free: 1 (800) 359-0866 or (918) 456-3847
reservations@peytonsplace.com