Articles from March 2016



Wanted: Trophy Largemouth Bass

Kentucky Fish and Wildlife wants anglers to donate their live trophy bass so the department’s hatcheries can use them to produce new generations of oversized fish.

Barren River Lake Fishing Tournaments

Three bass tournaments are scheduled on Barren River Lake for the April 1-2 weekend.

Sunrise Service to welcome Easter at Barren River Lake State Park Lodge

Everyone is invited to an Easter Sunrise Service at 6:30 a.m., in front of the lodge at Barren River Lake State Park.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

The almanac says this weekend will be a great time to fish so get your family out and catch some fish on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake State Park Campground offering BOGO during April

Barren River Lake State Park Campground is offering a BOGO through April.

Barren River Lake Stilling Basin area closing for periodic inspection March 23

The Barren River Lake Stilling Basin area will be closed to the public Wednesday morning through approximately 5 p.m. (Wednesday) due to a periodic inspection.

Warmer weather improves fishing

Three days or more of air temperatures warmer than 70 degrees bring largemouth bass into water two feet deep or less, especially after March rains color the water.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

As temperatures and water levels rise the need to feed and spawn will increase activity on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake Fishing Tournaments

There are two bass tournaments scheduled on Barren River Lake this weekend, March 19-20.

Barren River Lake State Park offers Golf Getaway Packages with lodging and golf

It is time to tee them up and Barren River Lake State Park offers golfers the perfect place to play.