The Quarry Road and Beaver Creek beaches on Barren River Lake will be closed until further notice due to rising water levels.
The fishing has been much better this week on Barren River Lake.
There are no fishing tournaments scheduled for Barren River Lake June 29- July 5, other than the regular weekday tournaments.
Team Spellman, composed of Eric Spellman, Wade Brewer and Brandon Hodges, won the Barren River Lake Noodling Tournament Saturday, June 28, with a 31.7 lb. flathead catfish.
The heat and the crazy weather has effected the fishing this week. Fish are still being caught, but it has slowed down considerably.
Sunglasses should be an essential part of every fisherman’s equipment.
There is one fishing tournament scheduled for Barren River Lake June 22- 28, in addition to the regular weekday tournaments.
The 3rd annual Barren Big Cat Noodling Tournament will be Saturday, June 27, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m., with weigh-in at the Barren River Boat Shop.
The fishing at Barren River Lake continues to be good despite high temperatures.
The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources is unveiling stream fishing secrets through a new information section on the department’s website.