Articles from December 2011



Barren River Lake State Park announces “Tour of America” dining series for 2012

Barren River Lake State Park’s Driftwood Restaurant has announced a “Tour of America” dining series to start the new year, plus the date for its annual Buffalo Night.

BarrenRiverblog.com 2011 Top 10 Events

As 2011 comes to an end, we decided to attempt to put together a list of the Top 10 events of 2011, as posted by BarrenRiverblog.com.

For 2012, resolve to become a member and support Friends of Barren River Lake

Start the New Year right by becoming a member of the Friends of the Barren River Lake.

Recycle Christmas trees into fish habitat

Old Christmas trees may be used as fish habitat around Barren River Lake.

Merry Christmas!

And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped Him in swaddling clothes, and laid Him in a manger.

Barren River Lake State Park offers dinner, dance to celebrate New Year’s Eve

Barren River Lake State Park offers dinner, dance packages to celebrate New Year’s Eve.

State Park offers 360-degree views

The Barren River Lake State Park is offering 360-degree views of three of its venues.

“Buy One Night, Get Second Night at 50% Off” at all Kentucky State Parks

“Buy One Night, Get Second Night at 50%” at all Kentucky state parks, including Barren River Lake State Park, now through Feb. 29, 2012

Sandhill Crane season opens Saturday; Viewing weekends Jan. 20-21, Feb. 17-18

Barren River Lake has become an annual stop for migrating Sandhill Cranes. Thousands of the majestic birds visit Kentucky twice a year- in the fall as they migrate south, and in the winter as they return north.

Still don’t know what to get your favorite fisherman, it is still not too late to shop

Still don’t know what to get your favorite fisherman? It is still not too late to shop.
Here are some ideas.