Barren River Lake Fishing Report July 24

Fishing is tough on Barren River Lake with water temperatures near 90 degrees and combined with the high water.

Catch more fish above the thermocline

Anglers want to target the area just above the thermocline for the best summer fishing.

Karl Millen Regatta takes sail July 11

The annual Karl Millen Regatta will take sail July 11 on Barren River Lake.

Flooding causes closings around lake

As the rain continues to fall, the Barren River Lake level continues to rise, causing closings and flooding around the lake.

Beaches CLOSED due to high water

The Quarry Road and Beaver Creek beaches on Barren River Lake will be closed until further notice due to rising water levels.

Use caution viewing fireworks from lake

Viewing the fireworks on Barren River Lake, while a great vantage point, does require added caution.

Barren Lake drowning victim identified

Officials have identified the man who drown in Barren River Lake at The Narrows Thursday afternoon.

Yo, ho, ho! Jolly Roger Poker Run will be June 13 at Port Oliver Yacht Club

The Port Oliver Yacht Club will host its Jolly Roger Poker Run Saturday, June 13, on Barren River Lake.

Fishing Tournaments June 6, include Wal-Mart’s BFL one-day tournament

There are two fishing tournaments scheduled for Barren River Lake June 6, including Wal-Mart’s BFL Mountain Division tournament.

Lifejackets are essentials for the lake

Don’t forget the most important part of your Memorial Day trip- your life jackets.