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Barren River Lake park is located on 2,187 forested acres next to the 10,000-acre Barren River Lake. Facilities include a hotel, cottages and 99-site seasonal campground. Three trails located throughout the forest offer easy-to-moderate hikes.

Anglers cast for largemouth, smallmouth and hybrid striped bass in the lake, and 30 more miles of fishing and boating waters can be found in the Green and Nolin rivers.

The park is located 44 miles southeast of Bowling Green.

Location: 1149 State Park Road, Lucas Kentucky 42156 Telephone 270-646-2151 Toll Free: 800-325-0057

Other Kentucky State Parks nearby:
(Lucas) Barren State Park
(Corbin) Cumberland Falls State Resort Park
(Burkesville) Dale Hollow Lake State Resort Park
(Campbellsville) Green River Lake State Park
(Jamestown) Lake Cumberland State Resort Park
(Dunmor) Lake Malone State Park

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