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Barren River Tailwater

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US Army Corps of Engineers

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Access

  • Drive-In
    Park next to your site

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Site Types

  • Tent Sites
  • RV Sites

Features

For Campers

  • Reservable
  • Showers
  • Drinking Water
  • Electric Hookups
  • Toilets
  • Pets

For Vehicles

  • Sanitary Dump
  • Water Hookups
  • Pull-Through Sites

Reviews

3 Reviews of Barren River Tailwater

Ratings Breakdown

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Shelly S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Dec. 23, 2019

Fish!

The Barren River Tailwater is a hidden treasure. On the far side of the dam from the main park. Right across the road is Port Oliver and the Twisted Oliver Trail. And fishing ALL around! The campground is partially shaded the sites level and several are right on the water. Several of the sites are…

  • On the far side of the dam
  • Down the side of the dam
  • Porta pots
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Shelly S.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Aug. 14, 2017

Pretty

Barren River Tailwater is below Barren River Lake and Dam. There are several recreation areas in this vicinity so a lot to choose from.

I have been in this recreation area before and watched the Amish pulling in loads of fish, not sure what their secret is but they were enjoying themselves.

A…

  • Plenty of shaded picnic areas
  • The playground with pavilion in the background
  • Lots of little bridges and picnic tables
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Month of VisitSeptember

Location

Barren River Tailwater is located in Kentucky

Directions

From Glasgow, KY: Take 31-E south for 4 mi; turn right on 252, which will cross the dam in 8 mi. The Tailwater entrance road is at the south end of the dam. Follow signs into recreation area. Approximately 19 miles from Bowling Green, KY.

Address

11088 Finney Rd
Scottsville, KY 42164

Coordinates

36.89500081 N
86.1320004 W

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