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.

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).