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.

Recycle Christmas tree as fish habitat

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

Interagency passes to lakes available at Barren River Lake Corps office Jan. 1

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), including the Barren River Lake Corps Office, will begin issuing America the Beautiful National Parks and Federal Recreational Lands Interagency Passes Jan. 1.

Winter is time to catch smallmouth bass

Desolate winter days bring joy to the heart of a reservoir smallmouth bass angler. These are the days to catch the big ones.

Barren River Lake Shoreline Management Plan review and update is underway

The 2015 Barren River Lake Shore Management Plan is available for public review and comment until Dec. 17.

Halloween celebrations around Barren River Lake scheduled for Oct. 9-10, 16-17

Barren River Lake State Park and Baileys Point campgrounds will have offer a variety of Halloween events over the next two weekends (Oct. 9-10, 16-17).

Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic collects trash from the banks of the lake

The 28th Annual Barren River Lake Trashmasters Classic collected 96 bags of trash and 47 tires Saturday.

Trashmaster Classic is this Saturday, Sept. 19, around Barren River Lake

The 28th Annual Trashmasters Classic will be this Saturday, Sept, 19, from 8 – 11:30 a.m.

Barren River Lake Fishing Report

By Josh Morris The fishing on Barren River Lake continues to be inconsistent.  The water temperature has come back up to around 85 degrees. Shad are beginning to move up the creeks. The Weather Report for the weekend is calling for a high of 67 degrees on Saturday with a 40 percent chance of rain; and a high of 69 […]

Trashmasters Classic will be Sept. 19

Make a difference in the Barren River Lake Community by participating in the 28th Annual Trashmasters Classic, Saturday, Sept, 19, from 8 – 11:30 a.m.