Articles from December 2015



Barren Bassmasters Swap Meet Jan. 16

The 24th annual Barren Bassmasters Swap Meet will be Saturday, Jan. 16, from 7:30 a..m. to 2 p.m. CT at the Cave City Convention Center, located at exit 53 on I-65.

Sandhill Crane Nature Watch Weekends Jan. 29-30, Feb. 5-6 at Barren River Lake

Enjoy a weekend with the Sandhill Cranes around Barren River Lake during the annual Sandhill Crane Nature Watch Weekends Jan. 29-30 and Feb. 5-6.

Merry Christmas!

“And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped Him in swaddling clothes, and laid Him in a manger.”

Recycle Christmas tree as fish habitat

Donate your natural Christmas tree to create fish habitat around Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake State Park hosts annual New Year’s Eve celebration

Usher in 2016 at Barren River Lake State Park with its annual New Year’s Eve celebration and dance.

Interagency passes to lakes available at Barren River Lake Corps office Jan. 1

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), including the Barren River Lake Corps Office, will begin issuing America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Interagency Passes Jan. 1.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Fishing continues to be hit or miss on Barren River Lake.

Sandhill Crane season open until Jan. 10

Sandhill crane season opened Saturday, Dec. 12, and will continue through Sunday, Jan. 10, or until the maximum harvest of 400 sandhill cranes is reached.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Winter is one of the best times to fish Barren River Lake, so don’t let the cold weather hinder you from going.

Port Oliver Yacht Club ends year with annual awards, 2016 slate of officers

The Port Oliver Yacht Club ended the year with the presentation of the club’s annual awards and introduction of officers.