Articles from September 2013



Barren River Lake campgrounds, parks affected by government shut down

Barren River Lake campgrounds and day-use parks will be affected if the government shuts down today, Oct. 1.

Barren River Lake State Park plan will eliminate the park’s swimming beach

Barren River Lake State Park is creating a plan that will eliminate the park’s swimming beach.

Bowling Green Firefighters Association Open Bass Tournament is this Saturday

The Bowling Green Firefighters Association Open Bass Tournament is this Saturday, Sept. 28.

ColorFall 2013 provides visitors with autumn events, fall foliage updates

Fall has arrived, and with it the 2013 edition of the ColorFall program promoting travel to peak foliage viewing areas and exciting autumn events around Kentucky.

38th Barren Bassmasters Open Fall Classic will be Saturday, Sept. 21

The 38th annual Barren Bassmasters Open Fall Classic will be Saturday, Sept. 21, on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake State Park serving Seafood Buffet on Friday, Sept. 20

Barren River Lake State Park will serve a Seafood Buffet Friday, Sept. 20, from 5-8 p.m. in its Driftwood Restaurant.

Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic Lakeshore Cleanup is this Saturday

The 29th annual Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic Lakeshore Cleanup is this Saturday, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. to noon.

Snider, Smith win Walmart BFL

Boater Kevin Snider and Co-Angler Glenn Smith Jr. won the Walmart Bass Fishing League Mountain Division Tournament on Barren River Lake this weekend, Sept. 7-8.

Explore the Barren River below the dam

The section of Barren River from Barren River Dam toward Bowling Green should be explored for its natural beauty, as well as its good fishing.

Walmart Bass Fishing League will fish Barren River Lake Saturday-Sunday

The Walmart Bass Fishing League’s Mountain Division will fish Barren River Lake Saturday-Sunday, Sept. 8-9.