Articles from September 2017



Stumbo, McKinney lead Barren River Lake T-H Marine FLW tournament

Taylor Stumbo and Danell McKinney have the lead after the first day (Sept. 23) of the T-H Marine FLW two-day bass tournament on Barren River Lake. Stumbo of Prestonsburg, Ky., leads the Boater division with a catch of a five-fish limit with a weight of 15 lbs. 8 ozs. McKinney of West Liberty, Ky., leads the Co-Angler Division, […]

Barren River Lake State Park offers 25% OFF lodging next weekend, Sept. 29-30

Barren River Lake State Park is offering 25 PERCENT OFF lodging next weekend, Sept. 29-30.

Barren River Lake drawdown underway

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers began the winter drawdown of Barren River Lake yesterday.

T-H Marine FLW / BFL coming to Barren River Lake for tournament Sept. 23-24

The T-H Marine FLW will return to Barren River Lake for a two-day tournament, Sept. 23-24. The T-H Marine FLW/ BFL at Barren River Lake will take off both days from the Port Oliver Recreation Area at 7 a.m. CT. Weigh-in on Saturday, Sept. 23, will be at Port Oliver at 3 p.m. CT.

Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic seeks pontoons to transport volunteers

The 30th annual Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic, this Saturday, Sept. 19, is seeking pontoon volunteers to help transport “trash collectors” around the lake from 8:30 – 11 a.m.

Barren River Lake State Park offering 25% discount during fall stay

Barren River Lake State Park is offering a 25 percent discount on lodging in the Louie B. Nunn Lodge and the park’s cabins and villas, now through Tuesday, Oct. 31.

Increase in state hunting and fishing licenses recommended by KDFWR

The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission unanimously recommended today that the department increase prices for some resident Kentucky hunting and fishing licenses.

Barren River Lake Waterfowl Blind Drawing scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 7

The waterfowl blind drawing for Barren River Lake WMA in Allen and Barren counties will be 7 – 9 a.m. (Central Time), Saturday, Oct. 7.

Port Oliver Yacht Club sets Fall events

Port Oliver Yacht Club has announced a fall full of events.

Barren River, Lake water level rising

Barren River and Barren River Lake is expected to rise as rains from the remnants of Hurricane Harvey drain into the lake.