Articles from June 2013



Barren River Lake State Park offering Summer Lake and Snowflake Getaway

During July, Barren River Lake State Park is offering a mid-week Summer Lake and Snowflake Getaway.

Beaches at Barren River Lake open

Just in time for the July 4 holiday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has opened all of its beaches (Quarry Road, Beaver Creek, Narrows Campground, Baileys Point Campground).

Barren River Lake State Park July 4 set; Funding still sought for Fireworks Show

The 2013 Barren River Lake State Park July 4 celebration, along with the July 4 Fireworks Show, sponsored by the The Friends of Barren River Lake & Park, is just a week away.

Barren River Lake will host Barren Big Cat Noodling Tournament on June 29

The Barren Big Cat Noodling Tournament will be Saturday, June 29, on Barren River Lake, from 6 a.m.- 7 p.m. CT.

VOTE! Barren River Lake State Park as your favorite park and win it a grant

VOTE! for Barren River Lake State Park as your favorite park and you can help the park win a grant of up to $100,000 from Coca-Cola.

Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course hosts PGA Father-Child Championship

The Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course will host the Kentucky PGA Father-Child Championship Saturday and Sunday, June 22-23.

Barren River Lake swimming beaches open just in time for hot summer weather

Barren River Lake swimming beaches are open, just in time for hot summer weather.

2013 Allen County Fair June 22-July 1

If you want a break from Barren River Lake, travel south to Scottsville and the Allen County Fair June 22- July 1, at the Allen County Fairgrounds.

Enjoy “horsin’ around” at Barren River Lake State Park with a guided trail ride

Enjoy an afternoon or morning “horsin’ around” with a trail ride through Barren River Lake State Park.

Get Golf Ready! June 15-16

Get Golf Ready! at the Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course June 15-16.