Articles from March 2013



Jacksonian Days 2013 schedule set

Jacksonian Days 2013 in Scottsville have been scheduled for April 20-27.

Barren River Lake State Park hosts BBQ and Music on Tuesday nights in April

The Barren River Lake State Park will host BBQ and Music on Tuesday nights in April.

Body found near Barren River Lake

   The body of an Hispanic woman was found this morning near the Barren River Lake Wildlife Management Area, along Beaver Creek.    The body, which has not been identified, has been sent to Louisville for an autopsy.    The cause of death has not been determined.    The case is under investigation by the Kentucky State Police.

Easter Sunrise Service 6:30 a.m. planned for Barren River Lake State Park pavilion

Celebrate Easter, Sunday, March 31, at 6:30 a.m., with an Easter Sunrise Service at the tennis pavilion in front of the Louie B. Nunn Lodge at the Barren River Lake State Park.

Barren River Lake State Park offers Spring Fever Specials to escape winter

Barren River Lake State Park is offering guests a variety of Spring Fever Specials to help escape the winter doldrums.

Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course offers discounts and packages for 2013

The Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course, along with the Kentucky State Parks, is offering a variety of golf packages and discounts for the upcoming season.

Barren River Lake State Park’s Driftwood Restaurant will host annual Easter Buffet

Barren River Lake State Park will host its annual Easter Buffet from noon-8 p.m. on Sunday, March 31.

Barren River Lake begins filling

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has begun the annual process of holding water in Barren River Lake to achieve its summer pool (552 ft.).

Barren River Lake campgrounds still weeks away from opening for the season

Barren River Lake campgrounds are still weeks away from opening for the 2013 season despite warming temperatures.

Barren River Lake State Park, all state parks, extend Winter Hours to April 1

Barren River Lake State Park, along with all state parks across the Commonwealth, have extended their Winter Hours to Monday, April 1.