Poker Run to support Friends of Barren River Lake & Park events will be Aug. 6

The Barren River Lake Poker Run will be Saturday, Aug. 6, to benefit the Friends of Barren River Lake & Park.

Barren River Lake flooding still causing beach closings, effecting boat ramps

Flooding on Barren River Lake continues to cause beach closings and effect lake boat ramps.

Corps seeks to raise winter pool level

For the past 15 years, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville District, has lowered the level of Barren River Lake to a winter pool level of 528 ft. And, now the Corps would like to make that a permanent winter pool level.

“Paddle on the Barren” is Thursday

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will be sponsoring “Paddle on the Barren,” Thursday, July 21, from 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Browns Ford Boat Ramp on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

The fishing has been more than tough on Barren River Lake, even the bluegill are hard to find.

Know where to go on Barren River Lake

As the summer begins with Memorial Day Weekend on Barren River Lake, here is just a reminder from our friends at BoatU.S. Foundation of the basic 6 Things to Know About Nautical Rules on the water.

Port Oliver Yacht Club hosts annual Huddleston Cup this weekend, May 28-29

The Port Oliver Yacht Club will host the annual Huddleston Cup Regatta this Saturday- Sunday, May 28-29, on Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake swimming beaches open at Quarry Road and Beaver Creek

The Barren River Lake swimming beaches at Quarry Road and Beaver Creek are scheduled to be open to the public for the Memorial Day weekend.

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.

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.