Quapaw, Oklahoma: Tri-State Spook Light aka Hornet Spook Light

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Address:
E 50 Rd, Quapaw, OK
Directions:
I-44 exit 4 in Missouri. Drive south on Hwy 43 for four miles. Turn right onto Coyote Drive, then a quick left onto on Gum Rd/Hwy BB/CR-6. Drive west three miles to a T. Turn left on State Line Rd, then make a quick right at "the old Spookies building" on the left, "the only building around." This should be E 50 Rd, a gravel road known locally as "The Devil's Promenade" and "Spook Light Road." The orb travels from east to west along a four mile stretch, beginning anywhere from a .25 mile to 1.5 miles in.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
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Spook Light.

Tri-State Spook Light aka Hornet Spook Light

Known under a variety of names, it's one of America's few consistent mystery lights, glowing since at least the 1880s at the border of Missouri, Kansas, and Oklahoma.

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