Latest Fishing Reports for Barren River Lake

Barren River Lake is a 10,100 acres (41 km2), reservoir in Kentucky created by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers in 1964 by impounding the Barren River. The lake occupies parts of Allen, Barren, and Monroe counties. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is responsible for operation and maintenance of the project and responsible for protection of the resource. A small segment of the property owned by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is leased to Barren River Lake State Resort Park and lies along a section of shoreline in Barren County.

from Admin

Bass fishing has been sporadic during day time. It starts to pick up pretty well win the sun starts to go down. Try small jigs along the rocky banks.


from Admin

Lakeside Experience Church brings church service to the lake. Sounds like an interesting experience. Hey remember what happened to Peter.

...they enclosed a great multitude of fishes: and their net broke.
And they beckoned unto their partners, which were in the other ship, that they should come and help them. And they came, and filled both the ships, so that they began to sink. - Luk 5:6-7


from Admin

Barren continues to rise and as of Wednesday morning stood at 576.7 which is 24 feet above summer pool.

The Corps of Engineers is responding to the dangers of the high water by closing more facilities.






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