Northeast Georgia Mountains / Suches

Cooper's Creek Recreation & Wildlife Management Area

8653 Mulkey Gap Road
Suches, GA 30572


Visit for fishing, hunting, camping, bird-watching, picnics and horse-back riding.

Coopers Creek Wildlife Management Area is one of Georgia's larger wildlife management areas. It spans more than 30,000 acres. This WMA is located in the extreme northeast corner of Georgia and nearly borders North Carolina. It lies within the Chattahoochee National Forest. There are numerous outdoor activities within the wildlife management area. These include bicycling, camping, fishing, hiking, horseback riding, picnicking and hunting. A variety of hunting is available, including deer, turkey, bear, small game and furbearers.

The trails in this wildlife management area offer nearly 8 miles of easy to moderate hiking. The trails follow old logging trails and new footpaths through a variety of hardwood, mixed pine and hardwood, and white pine and hemlock forests and through a variety of conditions, from old stands of large trees to a tract recovering from fire.

Info & Amenities

  • Admission & Fees

    Licenses required depending on use: hunting license, fishing license, WMA license


    Nature Trails

    Facility Amenities

    Free Parking, Parking on Site, Self-guided Tours

    General Information


    Group Amenities


    Suitable for Ages

    All Ages