Ponca City, Oklahoma
Although small in size, Ponca City has made its mark as a popular tourist destination. The history of the area is strongly rooted in the oil industry, a fact well demonstrated by the exhibits at The Conoco Museum. Marland Grand Home is another popular landmark of historical significance. The grand building was once home to the city’s eminent oil baron, E.W. Marland. There are also numerous easily accessible parks in Ponca City featuring perfect spots for a cookout lunch, and scenic trails to explore. For outdoor recreational activities such as angling, swimming, and trekking, visit The Lake Ponca Recreation Area.