• River: South Sulphur River
• Surface Area: 19,305 Acres
• Volume: 298,930 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 479 Square Miles
• Maximum Depth: 55 feet
Cooper lake is located on the Middle and South Forks of the Sulphur River, northwest of Sulphur Springs in Delta and Hopkins counties. The main body of the lake is located in-between Hwy 19 and Hwy 24, twenty miles north of I-30.
DIRECTIONS TO JIM CHAPMAN/COOPER LAKE
Heading West on I-30, from Texarkana, take exit 127 to loop 301 and turn right on Hwy 19 North aprox. 10 miles.
Heading East on I-30, from Dallas, take Exit 101 to Hwy 24 through Commerce and take the first Cooper exit (Hwy 154). Continue following 154 through town and turn right on FM 1529 following signs.
RESERVOIR CONTROLLING AUTHORITY
US Army Corps of Engineers
828 CR 4795
Sulphur Springs, Texas 75482-9745