Scout Celebration set Aug. 11-13

The 23rd annual Barren River Lake Scout celebration will be this weekend, Aug. 11-12, at the Tailwater Campground.

Narrows Campground opens May 19

The Narrows Campground on Barren River Lake is scheduled to open this Friday, May 19.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

There are many opportunities to fish from the bank on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake campgrounds closing

The Baileys Point and Barren River Lake State Park campgrounds will be closing this month for the season.

The Narrows, Tailwater closing today

The Narrows and Tailwater campgrounds are closing for the season today, Sept. 18.

Barren River Lake Scout Celebration will be at Tailwater Campground Aug. 12-14

The Barren River Lake Scout Celebration, sponsored by the US Army Corps of Engineers, is scheduled for this weekend, Aug. 12-14, at the Tailwater Campground, below the dam.

Inspection closing Tailwater Stilling Basin

The Tailwater Stilling Basin, just below the Barren River Dam on Barren River, will be closed Tuesday night through Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

Stable weather, warmer temperatures guarantee good fishing opportunities

An extended stretch of stable weather and seasonably warm temperatures in late April created optimal spring fishing conditions for anglers across Kentucky.

Baileys Point, Walnut Creek open Friday; State Park Campground already open

Baileys Point and Walnut Creek campgrounds around Barren River Lake will open Friday, April 15, for the season.

New walleye restrictions on Barren River, new fishing licenses effective March 1

Barren River is among the rivers that will be effected by the new statewide restrictions on walleye, beginning Tuesday, March 1.