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7 Thrilling Things to Do in Yale, Oklahoma

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The small town of Yale, Oklahoma sits between Stillwater and Tulsa on Highway 51. While you might not have heard of Yale, there’s quite a bit of history tucked away here. These are the best things to do in Yale, Ok for a great day trip. Of course, there’s enough here to fill a weekend! […]

13 Things to Know Before You Visit the Jim Thorpe Home in Yale, Oklahoma

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We were on our way to Natural Falls State Park when a sign appeared on the right side of the highway that said, “Jim Thorpe Home.” Well, when you come across something so special and unexpected, you just have to pull over! Thus we absolutely had to visit Jim Thorpe’s house. This unassuming sign was […]