South Sulphur Unit

Cooper Lake State Park, Texas Parks & Wildlife

Steve Killian, the complex superintendent at Cooper Lake State Park, discusses the opportunities of the park, which in effect is divided into two separate parks, the South Sulphur Unit on the south side, and the Doctor's Creek Unit on the north side.  Because of the lake's status as a U.S.

First Day Hike/Bike Geared Up For Cooper Lake

Dec 31, 2015
Cooper Lake State Park Officer Jim Beach will be overseeing the Hike and Bike events for the start of the New Year.
Cindy Roller / Cooper Review

Cooper Lake State Park officials are gearing up of a fresh start to 2016 with the annual first hike on Friday, New Year’s Day starting at 9:30 a.m. at the South Sulphur Park Unit. Park Officer Jim Beach says the event is free with the $5 park entry fee.

“We will be sticking to the main roads where it is dry,” said Jim Beach. This year they will also be offering a biking event on Saturday, Jan. 2 starting at 10 a.m. which participants can ride for 3-4 miles in the park.

He is excited to host the event which promotes not only “life outside” but also starting 2016 on a healthy foot.

Camping workshop to be held at Cooper Lake

Nov 26, 2014
There will be a workshop held at the South Sulphur Unit at Cooper Lake State Park on Dec. 5-7.
Luis Noble / Sulphur Springs News-Telegram

Coming soon is a two-night family camping workshop at Cooper Lake State Park – South Sulphur Unit December 5-7.