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Barren River Lake News

South central Kentucky businesses prepared for rainy Memorial Day weekend


Date: 5/26/2017 5:08:00 PM

And if you feel like spending the weekend in Barren County, the Barren River Lake State Resort Park will also not allow Mother Nature to dampen the fun. "we have a lot of activities set and scheduled indoors as well for the youth. Really glad that this

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Pools and beaches ready to open

Daily News

Date: 5/23/2017 1:00:00 AM

To make reservations, call 1-888-459-7275. •Barren River Lake State Resort Park in Lucas at 1149 State Park Road has a pool and beach that open Friday. The beach opens from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily, and the pool opens from 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. daily

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Barren River Lake Fishing Report

Date: 5/18/2017 5:00:00 PM

Hello fellow Barren River Lake enthusiasts. Let me first of all thank you for reading. Secondly I want to give a shout out to Brian Dillon who I took on his first tournament Thursday night. We had a blast, I encourage anyone who likes to fish to go try one

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Two state parks good for largemouth bass fishing

Franklin Favorite

Date: 5/17/2017 10:43:00 PM

Largemouth bass are one of the most popular sport fish in Kentucky. Two of Kentucky's excellent state resort parks, Barren River Lake State Resort and Lake Barkley State Resort Park, lie on two of the best largemouth bass lakes in our state. A buddy

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A wekend away from obligations! - Barren River Lake State Resort Park

Date: 5/16/2017 5:00:00 PM

A family of 6, we stayed in the "Cottages". They were clean and roomy. Not the most up to date furnishings, but there was a full kitchen and plenty of room to spread out. We only stayed one night, but the for those staying longer this would be a great

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• River: East Fork Barren River
• Surface Area: 10,100 Acres
• Drainage Area: 940 Square Miles
In addition to the many recreation areas managed and/or leased out by the Corps of Engineers at Barren River Lake, more than 7,000 acres of land is licensed to the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources for the management of public hunting areas. The Corps also offers wildlife viewing opportunities in the Quarry Road Recreation Area with a 14-acre native prairie field and wildlife viewing trail.

Pool Elevation Area Length
(Feet mean sea level) (Acres) (Miles)
Winter 525 4,340 21
Summer 552 10,000 33
Total Storage 590 20,150 46
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