Cooper Lake State Park - South Sulphur Unit

Dutch Oven Cookin'
Learn to cook the old fashioned way! Join us at Cooper Lake State Park and savor the taste of years gone by.
Arts in the Park
If a picture is worth 1000 words and art is a universal language, then join us to break down barriers and discover our world together.
Music N' the Park
We will be singing songs that were popular in the East Texas area about 100 years ago. Come join the fun!
Gems of the Universe
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER. Enjoy the view of the Geminids meteor shower and learn about the Gemini Constellation as you make your own beautiful gem.
Winter is Caching
Do you know what caches to survive? How do they do it? Find out with a ranger as we kick off our winter survival geocaching event.
From Brr to Fur
Have you felt their pelt? Grab your coats and discover what fur is for with a park ranger.
Lady Beetles and Harvestmen
Are you a Lady Beetle or a Harvestman? Find out the truth about these tiny creatures lurking around your homes through activities and discussion with a ranger.
Mr. and Mrs. Claws
Join us in this thriller of a whodunit!
Yippee! Howlidays!
Join in on some group storytelling by the fire and bond the Caddo way through telling tales.
On the Bright Side
"The closer you get to the light, the greater your shadow becomes." - KH. Explore the effects of light in nature and understand how we can reduce our impact.
First Day Hike
Finish the holiday season on a good note. Join a ranger for a walk and talk through the park.
Don't have the best Christmas spirit? Give us your ear as we check out the real humbugs of nature.
Buds, Blossoms, & Bounty
From your roots to theirs, uncover the secrets of nature's wild garden on this guided hike.
Birds, Butterflies, & Beyond
Join the flock on this guided hike to discover a world of flight.
Bringing Back Bygones
Join in on the conversation of the past as we enjoy the present.
Celestial & Star Stories
Come see the universe that connects us from past to present and may someday guide us to the future.