Articles from April 2012



Adapt techniques to adapting Bass

By trying to understand how a Bass adapts to the changing conditions, anglers can increase their chances of catching more Bass.

Narrows and Tailwater opening May 4

With the opening of the Narrows Campground and the Tailwater Campground on Friday, May 4, all campgrounds around Barren River Lake will be open for the season.

Catfish migrating to coves, creeks

April and May are excellent months to catch catfish migrating in coves and creeks feeding lake reservoirs.

Barren River Lake State Park offers special viewing of “The River of Stars”

Barren River Lake State Park visitors will have the opportunity to view a “River of Stars” as the park celebrates Astronomy Day, this Saturday, April 28.

Barren River Lake State Park campers get two-for-one weekend for April 27-28

The Barren River Lake State Park campground will celebrate Camper Appreciation Weekend, April 27-28, with 2-for-1 camping.

Jacksonian Days’ activities span the week in Scottsville, ending with Street Fair

The 2012 Jacksonian Days in Scottsville, just south of Barren River Lake, offer visitors and residents a week of activities and fun.

Port Oliver Yacht Club sets 2012 regettas

The Port Oliver Yacht Club on Barren River Lake has announced its 2012 Regatta schedule.

Baileys Point Campground opens Friday

Baileys Point Campground opens this Friday, April 20.

Warmer temperatures provide “fishing at its best” with the help of tube baits

Warmer temperatures and water temperatures provide “fishing at its best” with the help of tube baits.

Barren River Lake struggling to make summer pool by April 15 target date

Barren River Lake is struggling to make summer pool (552 ft.) by the April 15 target date.