Articles from March 2015



Barren River Lake State Park campground opens for the camping season on April 1

The Barren River Lake State Park campground opens Wednesday April 1, for the season.

March 30- April 5 Fishing Tournaments

The Allen County- Scottsville High School Up All Night bass tournament will takeoff Saturday, April 4, at 7 a.m. CT from Port Oliver Recreation Area ramp, with weigh-in set for 2 p.m. CT at the ramp.

Easter buffet menu announced at park

The annual Easter buffet menu at Barren River Lake State Park will be served from Noon until 8 p.m. CT, April 5.

Crappie time on Barren River Lake

It isn’t too early to start fishing for crappie on Barren River Lake.

Warming water sets white bass running

Water temperature is the main driver of the white bass runs.

March 23 – 30 Fishing Tournaments

The Kentucky Skeeter / Yamaha Invitational bass tournament, sponsored by Anglers Outpost and Marine, is Saturday, March 28.

Weekend catch on Barren River Lake

Dave Ballard of Glasgow caught these this weekend trolling near the Beaver Creek ramp on Barren River Lake with his sister and her husband.

Begin your Adventure Quest today

Barren River Lake State Park, along with state parks across the Commonwealth, will again offer families the opportunity to learn park trivia and seek the perfect photo using the parks’ Family Adventure Quest program.

Stay one night, second FREE at Barren River Lake State Park Campground

Barren River Lake State Park Campground is offering a Stay One Night, Get the Second Night FREE, April 1 – May 21, Sunday through Thursday.

March 16 – 22 Fishing Tournaments

The Barren River Fishing League has the only scheduled fishing tournament on Barren River Lake this week, March 16- 22.