Articles from August 2014



Life Jackets are the most important part of Labor Day holiday boating and safety

On the water this Labor Day, don’t forget the most important part of your trip- your life jackets.

Dog Days of Summer create challenges for reservoir fishing, try the streams

The summer heat this August is making fishing reservoirs a tough prospect, so try the streams.

Observe boating safety this Labor Day

Enjoy Labor Day by observing boating safety rules

Barren River Lake waterfowl blind drawing set Oct. 4 at Corps office

The waterfowl blind drawing for Barren River Lake WMA in Allen and Barren counties will be from 7- 9 a.m. (CT) Saturday, Oct. 4.

Annual Trashmasters Classic Sept. 20

The 27th annual Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, beginning at 8 a.m.

Barren River Lake State Park golf course will host senior men’s golf tournaments

Barren River Lake State Park Golf Course is scheduled to host two senior men’s golf tournaments.

20th Scout Celebration at Tailwater

Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts from across Kentucky and Tennessee are participating in the 20th annual Barren River Lake Scout Celebration at the Tailwater Campground.

Barren River Lake State Park offering Bed and Breakfast package through Dec. 1

The Barren River Lake State Park is offering a Bed and Breakfast package now through Dec. 1.

Ride the trails on horseback at park

Enjoy an afternoon or morning riding the trails on horseback through Barren River Lake State Park.

Try wade fishing for Smallmouth Bass in flowing streams during the hotter days

Wade fishing a stream for smallmouth bass is a productive and refreshing way to spend a scorching July or August afternoon.