The actual name of this lake is John A. Cooper Lake. It was named in honor of the famous developer of Cherokee Village, AR. This lake sits on Private Property belonging to the Chickasaw Council, Boy Scouts of America. The property is known as Kia Kima Scout Reservation. The property staffed by a full-time ranger and is available year round to Scouts and the occasional community/church groups. The camp is accessible by reservation only. Please call 901-327-4193
for inquiries. Says Reservation Director
This lake is so wonderful. If you came for an overnight stay Mammoth Spring Resort is a fine site to camp.