Articles from July 2012



50,000+ views! THANK YOU!

As of today, July 30, BarrenRiverblog.com has had over 50,000+ views.

Barren River Lake State Park beach will not open in 2012 due to low lake level

The Barren River Lake State Park beach will NOT open this year due to low lake levels.

“Before Going Back to School” Special

Barren River Lake State Park is offering a “Before Going Back to School” Special for $49.95 a night, but it is good only this Sunday-Tuesday, July 29-31.

Port Oliver Yacht Club has annual Yankee Doodle and Infinity Regattas

The Port Oliver Yacht Club on Barren River Lake had its annual Yankee Doodle and Infinity Regattas, which had been postponed from their original July 7-8 dates due to bad weather.

Barren River Lake State Park’s recreation activities are open to everyone to enjoy!

Barren River Lake State Park’s recreation activities are open to everyone, not just to those staying in the park.

Big Bass Classic 2012 winners

The 31st annual Big Bass Classic, benefiting the American Heart Association, was Saturday night on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake State Park will host the 6-hour Unbridled Adventure Race Aug. 11

Barren River Lake State Park will host one of the four adventure races in the 2012 Unbridled Adventure Race Series. The six-hour adventure race is Saturday, Aug. 11, at 10 a.m.

Go camping one more time before school starts and summer comes to an end

Make your last camping trip of the summer one to remember, for all of the right reasons.

Big Bass Classic July 21 payback $6,000

The Big Bass Classic will get underway Saturday, July 21, at 6 p.m. from the Port Oliver Ramp on Barren River Lake.

2012 Barren County Fair runs to July 21

The Barren County Fair is underway and will continue through Saturday, July 21.