Articles from February 2017



Get your fishing license, some of the best fishing of the year is right almost here

Some of the best fishing of the year is right around the corner at Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Some good fish are being caught on Barren River Lake right now.

Float-and-fly to catch smallmouth bass

The float-and-fly technique imitates stressed shad in cold water as good as anything and catches small mouth bass.

Hunting, fishing licenses expire Feb. 28

It is time to renew your Kentucky fish and wildlife license. Your 2016-2017 license expires Tuesday, Feb. 28.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

As the weather begins to hint that spring is around the corner we all have a tendency to get cabin fever. We want to be outside on Barren River Lake.

NWTF in Nashville Feb. 15-19

The National Wild Turkey Federation 41st annual NWTF Convention and Sport Show will be at the Gaylord Opryland Convention Center in Nashville this weekend, Feb. 15-19.

Have your fishing equipment ready

Get your fishing equipment ready with regular maintenance.

Barren River Lake State Park hosts Valentine’s Weekend Buffet Feb. 11

Barren River Lake State Park will host a Valentine’s Weekend dinner buffet this Saturday, Feb. 11, from 5- 8 p.m., at the Driftwood Restaurant in the park’s Louie B. Nunn Lodge.

Tennessee Boat and Fishing Expo set Feb. 10-12 at Fairgrounds in Nashville

The Tennessee Boat and Fishing Expo is this weekend, Feb. 10-12, at the Tennessee State Fairgrounds in Nashville.