Articles from May 2015



Barren River Outdoors Center receives two grants to aid park’s development

Barren River Outdoors Center has received two grants to aid in the park’s development.

Free Fishing Weekend June 6-7

Free Fishing Weekend is Saturday-Sunday, June 6- 7, across the Commonwealth.

Port Oliver Yacht Club will host annual Huddleston Cup regatta on May 30-31

The Port Oliver Yacht Club on Barren River Lake will host its first regatta of the season, the Huddleston Cup, on Saturday- Sunday, May 30- 31.

Fishing Tournaments May 25- June 1

There are NO fishing tournaments scheduled for Barren River Lake May 25- June 1.

Lifejackets are essentials for the lake

Don’t forget the most important part of your Memorial Day trip- your life jackets.

30th Glasgow Highland Games will be May 29-31 at Barren River Lake State Park

The Glasgow Highland Games will celebrate its 30th anniversary May 29-31 at the Games’ fields at Barren River Lake State Park.

No fishing tournaments May 18-24

There are NO fishing tournaments scheduled for Barren River Lake May 18-24.

Select the correct kayak, boat for you

Select the proper boat, paddle and lifejacket for you.

Quarry Road Recreation Area, beach closed for clean up, maintenance

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake has temporarily closed the Quarry Road Recreation Area and beach for clean up and maintenance due to recent flooding.

Catfish are spawning and aggressive

The next several weeks are as good a time as any for catfishing in Kentucky.