Articles from January 2016



Use fast speed reels for worm, jig fishing

Why fast speed reels for worm and jig fishing?

Buffalo Night Buffet is scheduled Feb. 6 for the Barren River Lake State Park

Buffalo Night at Barren River Lake State Park’s Driftwood Restaurant will be Saturday, Feb. 6, from 5-8 p.m. CT.

WBKO reports car falls into Barren River

A 22-year-old woman is in stable condition in a Nashville hospital after she lost control of her car and it landed in the Barren River in Bowling Green Thursday night.

Louisville Boat, RV and Sportshow will be Jan. 27-31 at Kentucky Exposition Center

The 2016 Progressive Insurance Louisville Boat, RV & Sportshow, Jan. 27-31, at the Kentucky Exposition Center, will feature hundreds of new boats and RVs, along with boating, outdoor and fishing accessories, educational seminars, interactive features and more.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Cold temperatures should push the water temperature down on Barren River Lake. This is not a bad thing as it will make the fish school tighter.

2016 Barren River, Lake Fishing Forecast

The 2016 Fishing Forecast for the Commonwealth has been released by the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources and fishing on Barren River and Barren River Lake looks good for the new year.

75 Sandhill Cranes harvested this season

Seventy-four Sandhill Cranes were reported killed, 28 in Barren County, this season that ended Jan. 10.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Here is what I suggest for fishing right now on Barren River Lake.

Happy 50th Birthday POYC!

Happy 50th Birthday to the Port Oliver Yacht Club.

Barren River Lake State Park has $20 OFF lodge rooms, cottages Jan. 3- Feb. 4

Barren River Lake State Park is offering $20 OFF accommodations at either the park’s Louie B. Nunn Lodge or the park’s cottages. The discount is good Sunday-Thursday, Jan. 3- Feb. 4.