Articles from February 2013



Don’t forget! Licenses expire Feb. 28

Don’t forget! Your hunting and fishing licenses and permits expire Thursday, Feb. 28.

Barren River Lake State Park offers 20% discount on camping April 1-25

Barren River Lake State Park is offering a 20% OFF discount on camping April 1-25, 2013.

July 4 fireworks seek funding help

The Friends of Barren River Lake & Park, a non-profit organization, has begun seeking funds to continue the annual July 4 fireworks show over the lake.

Barren River Lake State Park to host annual parks’ race series May 11

The ninth annual Kentucky State Park Race Series will run through Barren River Lake State Park on Saturday, May 11.

Narrows Marina reopening set for April

The Narrows Marina is on schedule for an April reopening.

Fishing, hunting licenses expire Feb. 28

Your hunting and fishing licenses and permits expire Thursday, Feb. 28.

Barren River Lake State Park seeking volunteer campground hosts for season

Barren River Lake State Park is looking for volunteers to serve as campground hosts at the Barren River Lake State Park campground during the spring, summer and fall of 2013.

Whitewater rafting enthusiasts will apply for grant to build course on Barren River

Whitewater enthusiasts have decided to apply for a federal grant that will be used to create a whitewater rafting park on the Barren River at Bowling Green.

Storm damaged recreation areas reopen

Several Barren River Lake recreation areas, damaged by high winds Wednesday, have reopened, while others remain closed for additional cleanup. They are scheduled to reopen as they are cleared by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

National Wild Turkey Federation Sport Show will be at Opryland Feb. 14-17

The National Wild Turkey Federation 37th annual NWTF Convention and Sport Show will be at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville Feb. 14-17.