Cook Lake

Important Notices for this Waterbody

Notice
Cook Lake (Urban Fishing Site)The Urban Fishing Lakes will NOT be stocked with trout due to pond renovation by the City of Alexandria Public Works. The site is out of commission for at least all of 2017 due to extensive renovation and we do not have an estimate of reopening at this time.

Catfish Stocked in Urban Fishing Lakes

Cook Lake is also part of the Urban Fishing Program. It is a four-acre lake located in Cameron Regional Park in Alexandria and is administered by the Northern Virginia Regional Park Authority (NVRPA). It is managed similarly to Locust Shade.

Maps & Directions

To get to Cook Lake, take Exit 2B (Telegraph Road) off I-495 (Capital Beltway), make an immediate right on Pershing and a left at Stovall (at the light). Turn left on Mill and bear right onto the ramp to the Eisenhower Parkway. Go 1 mile and watch for the pond on the right.

Map to Cook Lake:

Map