Articles from September 2012



Barren River Lake WMA waterfowl blind drawing will be this Saturday, Oct. 6

The Barren River Lake Wildlife Management Area waterfowl blind drawing will be Saturday, Oct. 6.

As water temps fall, fall fishing improves

As the water temperature drops into the upper 60’s, look for fall fishing to be at its best. Concentrate on shallow pockets and flats adjacent to the river and creek channels. All species of fish will become more active as the water temperatures drop.

Christy Long captures an eagle fishing

Christy Long of Bowling Green captured this American Bald Eagle catching a fish at Barren River Lake in front of campsite B-24 at Baileys Point Campground. It was taken Saturday, Sept. 15.

Roberts, McCane win FLW Mountain Div. Tournament on Barren River Lake

Boater Brad Roberts and Co-Angler Cameron McCane won the Walmart FLW Mountain Division Tournament on Barren River Lake this weekend, Sept. 22-23.

Casada, Major lead FLW Mountain on Barren River Lake after first day

Mike Casada of Stearns, Ky., and Mark Major of Lancaster, Ky., are first day leaders in the Walmart BFL Mountain Division tournament on Barren River Lake.

Walmart’s Bass Fishing League coming to Barren River Lake Saturday, Sunday

The final tournament of the Walmart Bass Fishing League’s Mountain Division is scheduled for Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 22-23, on Barren River Lake in Austin, Ky.

BGFA Open Bass Tournament winners

The 2012 Bowling Green Firefighters Association Open Bass Tournament was Saturday at Port Oliver Recreation Area on Barren River Lake.

25th Trashmaster Classic a success as 352 volunteers collect 554 bags of trash

The 25th annual Trashmaster Classic on Barren River Lake was another success thanks to the work of the 352 volunteers who collected trash from the lake Saturday morning.

Trashmaster Classic, benefit Bass tournament Saturday at Barren River Lake

The 25th annual Trashmaster Classic and the annual Bowling Green Firefighters Association Open Bass Tournament will be this Saturday on Barren River Lake.

Narrows, Tailwater campgrounds closed

The Narrows Campground and Tailwater Campground on Barren River Lake have been closed for the season.