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Avalon Woods is a small neighborhood which benefits from being located in the capital of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City is serviced by Will Rogers World Airport which gives the residents and visitors of Avalon Woods accessible travel to any destination in the United States. Mercy Health Center is north of Avalon Woods and is a full-service medical campus with one hospital and five medical buildings offering many health-related services. The Oklahoma River runs east to west on the southern edge of downtown and offers rowing, canoeing, and kayaking.
Avalon Woods is encompassed by zip codes 73120 and 73162. It is bounded by NW 122nd Street on the north, West Hefner Road on the south, North MacArthur Boulevard on the west, and Lake Hefner Parkway on the east. Lake Hefner and Lake Shore Park are south of Avalon Woods.
Lake Hefner has a 17-mile shoreline and is a fantastic place for bird watching. Dozens of water bird species stop along the shorelines during their annual migrations. It is also an excellent lake for sailing. Sailboat races are held from April to December. Lake Shore Park is now known as Schooley Park and is a wonderful family park. It has large grassy areas suitable for family games, a nice playground and biking/walking trails.
Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, World of Wings Pigeon Museum and Science Museum Oklahoma are just a few of the Museums located in Oklahoma City. The State Capitol and its tours also enlighten the educational experience of the residents of Avalon Woods.