Starting Saturday, April 18, is National Park Week. Washita’s trails and Overlook remain open, but the vault toilet is closed so plan accordingly. For those Sheltering in Place, don’t despair, dial in and discover Washita’s cell phone audio tour. Fifteen stops dot the 1.5-mile, figure 8 loop trail. Call (580) 354-7453, then follow the prompts. The tour shares stories and information of the area and the attack on the Washita. Or visit us on the internet. Watch our puppet videos on Facebook WashitaBattlefieldNHS/, surf our website, www.nps. gov/waba, or find us on Twitter and Instagram, @washitanps. There are many ways…

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