Texas Lakes Trail Region

Participant in the Texas Historical Commission's
Texas Heritage Trails Program

Cooper: Primitive Campfire Building

July 2, 2016 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm

Join the Park Ranger at the Post Oak Amphitheater at Doctor Creek and find out how to build a fire you can start with one match. No! Not with gasoline! Learn the elements of fire, 3 types of fuel for a campfire, the types of fire for various camping needs, and…how to be sure your fire is out before you leave your campsite. Leave No Trace principles are emphasized. All ages are welcome to attend. This program may be cancelled because of weather or fire conditions. Call the park office for updated information.


  • Cooper Lake State Park- Doctors Creek Unit
  • 1664 Farm Road 1529 South
  • Cooper, Texas
  • 75432