Barren River Lake filling up!

Barren River Lake has begun filling toward Summer Pool.

Barren River Lake struggling to reach Winter Pool as rain, snow keep falling

Barren River Lake has yet to reach winter pool.

Recycle Christmas trees as fish habitat

Use your old natural Christmas tree to create fish habitat around Barren River Lake.

Barren River Lake State Park campground closes Nov. 1; Tailwater remains open

The Barren River Lake State Park campground will close Friday, Nov. 1. The last night to camp will be Thursday, Oct. 31.

Barren River Lake draw down underway

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has begun the draw down of Barren River Lake to winter pool.

Barren River Lake closings, openings

During the government shutdown, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ recreation areas and campgrounds on the Barren River Lake have been affected.

Some Barren River Lake recreation areas and boat ramps will close Sunday, Oct. 6

The recreation areas and boat ramps at Baileys Point, Tailwater, the Overlook and Quarry Road will close Sunday, Oct. 6, due to the government shutdown

Baileys Point, Tailwater campgrounds will remain open through Sunday, Oct. 6

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake has announced that Baileys Point and Tailwater campgrounds will remain open through Sunday, Oct. 6, at 4:30 p.m. CT.

Barren River Lake campgrounds, parks affected by government shut down

Barren River Lake campgrounds and day-use parks will be affected if the government shuts down today, Oct. 1.

Barren River Lake State Park plan will eliminate the park’s swimming beach

Barren River Lake State Park is creating a plan that will eliminate the park’s swimming beach.