Articles from August 2013



Barren River Lake State Park hosts Jamaican BBQ on Tuesday, Sept. 3

Jamaican BBQ will be the theme for September’s barbeque at the Barren River Lake State Park’s Driftwood Restaurant on Tuesday, Sept. 3.

Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course now offering online tee time reservations

Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course is making it easier to tee off with online tee time reservations.

Barren River Lake State Park campground offering 2-for-1 camping in September

Barren River Lake State Park campground is offering two nights for the price of one for campers Sept. 2-29.

Barren River Lake waterfowl blind drawing will be Saturday, Oct. 5

Waterfowl blind drawings for Barren River Lake Wildlife Management Area in Allen and Barren counties will be Saturday, Oct. 5, from 7-9 a.m. CT.

Blue-green algae numbers increase; cautionary notice still in effect

The most recent water tests have found the blue-green algae count has increased in the Barren River Lake.

Trammel Fork, Middle Fork of Drakes Creek offer paddling and fishing fun

Trammel Fork and Middle Fork of Drakes Creek offer paddling and fishing fun as they flow into the Barren River near Bowling Green.

Man drowns on Barren River Lake Saturday night after boat hits log

One man drown late Saturday night in Barren River Lake after the boat he was in hit a log, knocking him into the lake.

Farm to Table Dinner will be Aug. 13

Barren River Lake State Park will host the Farm to Table Dinner on Tuesday, Aug. 13, from 6:30- 8 p.m., outside (weather permitting) near the Louie B. Nunn Lodge.

Barren River Lake to host annual Scout Celebration at Tailwater Campground

Barren River Lake and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host the 20th annual Scout Celebration Aug. 9-11, at the Tailwater Campground.

Barren River Lake Poker Run winners

The Friends of Barren River Lake & Park’s annual Poker Run was Saturday, Aug. 3, and and the winners were.