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Monongalia County
Coopers Rock Lake

 
  Lake  Coopers Rock Lake 

  Acres  6 

  Directions  Coopers Rock Lake is a 6-acre lake located 12 mile east of Morgantown on Coopers Rock State Forest in Monongalia County. It is accessible from Morgantown by I-68 Coopers Rock exit to County Route 73/73. 

  Description  The lake was built in 1954 with a maximum depth of 12 feet and an average depth of 5 feet. A paved boat ramp will accommodate small boat trailers and car-top boats. Electric motors only are allowed. A wheelchair accessible fishing pier is available at the dam. Fishing at night and with live minnows is prohibited. A path surrounding the lake provides bank fishing access. Pit toilets and drinking water are available. 

  Fishery  Coopers Rock Lake provides fishing for trout stocked once in February, bi-weekly March through May, and twice in October. A limited warmwater fishery exists for largemouth bass and bluegill. 

  National Forest  National Forest Stamp is not required 

  Boating  Electric motors only 

  Camping  Camping permit required from area manager 

  Spring Trout  Stocked once in February and once every two weeks from March through May 

  Fall Trout  Stocked twice in October 

  Live Minnows  Live minnows may not be used as bait 

  Night Fishing  Night fishing is not allowed 

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