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.
The Port Oliver Recreation Area will be closed Aug. 8-9, to allow for parking lot maintenance.
The Barren River Lake Poker Run will be Saturday, Aug. 6, to benefit the Friends of Barren River Lake & Park.
Flooding on Barren River Lake continues to cause beach closings and effect lake boat ramps.
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.
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.
The fishing has been more than tough on Barren River Lake, even the bluegill are hard to find.
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.
The Port Oliver Yacht Club will host the annual Huddleston Cup Regatta this Saturday- Sunday, May 28-29, on Barren River Lake.
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.