Articles from March 2014



Barren River Lake State Park returns to regular hours, campground opens

After a cold, hard winter, Barren River Lake State Park has resumed its regular operating hours.

Barren River Lake filling up!

Barren River Lake has begun filling toward Summer Pool.

Barren River Lake State Park offering April-May Weekday Camping Special

Barren River Lake State Park is offering a Weekday Camping Special in April and May – pay for one night and get the second night free Sunday through Thursday.

Use caution on the water this Spring

Don’t let severe weather ruin your day on Barren River Lake or Barren River.

Crappie are going crazy!

Crappie are going crazy on Barren River Lake this time of year.

Barren River Lake State Park will host Junior Achievement Penguin Shuffle 5K

Junior Achievement of South Central Kentucky will host the Penguin Shuffle 5K will be Saturday, March 15, at 4 p.m., at the Barren River Lake State Park.

Do you have your 2014 fishing license?

March 1 ushered in the new fishing license year in Kentucky.

UPDATE: Repair and recovery begins at Narrows Marina following roof collapse

A portion of the roof at the Narrows Marina on Barren River Lake collapsed Monday from the weight of ice and snow.

Barren River, Barren River Lake fishing forecast looking favorable for 2014

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources has issued its 2014 Fishing Forecast and the forecast looks good for Barren River and Barren River Lake. Barren River (from Barren River Lake dam to Green River confluence)- Hybrid Striped Bass- Fair to Good (tailwater; better during heavy lake discharges); Muskellunge- Good (stocked annually); Smallmouth Bass- Good to […]

March Special offers two-night stay at Barren River Lake State Park lodge

Barren River Lake State Park is offering a March Special (March 1-April 2) for a two-night stay in the Louie B. Nunn Lodge for $90.