Meet at our physical location at least 15 to 30 minutes prior to scheduled reservation time for paperwork and life jacket fitting. Arriving late does not allot for extended time.
We’re located on the Allen County (Scottsville) side of Barren River Lake. Near the Barren River Dam, Port Oliver Boat Ramp & right behind Casters.
All credit/debit card refunds on deposits are processed at the end of each day. Refunds are generally posted within 2-3 business days -depending on your bank. Cash refunds are processed at the end of reservation time, once fuel charges have been calculated and deducted from the deposit amount.
YES! We allow fishing on our pontoon rentals. NOTE: The State of KY requires fishing licenses for all person’s 16 and older. Fishing without a valid fishing license, can subject you to fines, by the state of KY. Click here to obtain fishing licence: https://fw.ky.gov/Licenses/Pages/Fees.aspx
Must be 16 or older with a valid driver’s license or state ID for all NON-motorized rental equipment. Must be 21 or older with a valid driver’s license for all MOTORIZED rental equipment.
Half Day Rentals are up to 4hrs of use and Full Day Rentals are up to 8hrs of use.
Yes! We take Visa and Mastercard!
YES! We offer river shuttling services by reservation only. Bring Your Own equipment OR rent from us!
YES! We offer all kinds of services including but not limited to; Guided Nature Hikes, Off Roading Expeditions, Custom T-Shirt Prints, Business Consultation, Property Management and more!
Damage waiver: *Optional* on all NON-motorized water toys $10 per rented item: includes accidental damage to vessel, paddle and/or life vest
Yes! Jet Ski & Pontoon: FREE to Port Oliver Boat Ramp $50 to other boat launches surrounding Barren River Lake Kayaks, Pedal Boat & Paddle Boards: FREE to Quarry Road Recreation Area $15 to other locations surrounding Barren River Lake
To ensure the safety, comfort and well-being of guests with pet allergies, and to ensure longevity of our equipment, we have a NO PET policy in place.
YES! There are two sections of river to choose from; Section 1 is about a 12 mile float from Tailwater Campground to Bridge 101; and Section 2 is about a 4 mile float from Bridge 101 to Martinsville Ford Rd. Download the “Go Paddling” app for visual and location pins!
YES! There are several campgrounds surrounding the Barren River Lake area near Bob & Yo’s!
Ask us about the availability of our rental RV Campers and/or primitive tents!
Tailwater Campground on the Barren River, near the dam, offers RV and Primitive camping. This campground gives you direct river access!
Bailey’s Point, just under 2 miles from Bob & Yo’s, offers RV and Primitive Camping. Beautiful lake front camp sites offer breathtaking views that offer some of the most beautiful sunrise and sunsets on the lake!
Beaver Creek, The Narrows and The Barren River State Park Resort are also great campgrounds that offer both RV & Primitive Camping.
Barren River State Park also offers a hotel or even private cabins.
Check out Airbnb & VRBO for stunning cabin rentals available in the Barren River Area!
Casters; located just in front of Bob & Yo’s, serves a whole breakfast and lunch menu! They also have plenty of snacks, ice, beverages, ice cream treats and so much more!
Page’s Pizza; located just a mile up the road (HWY 1533) has huge, fully loaded & delicious pizza that can satisfy any big appetite!
Paradise Point; located on HWY 31. Open on weekends for delicious breakfast/brunch! Also try their homemade desserts!
The Narrows Marina; located right on the water about 3.5 miles as the crow would fly over the lake, from Bob & Yo’s. Pull your boat or jetski right up for a quick recharge!
State Park Lodge; located at the Barren River State Park Resort. Head on over for a wonderful dinner buffet to satisfy the largest of appetites after a long day of fun on the water!
Reservations are always recommended and prefered, however same day/walk-ins are welcome during summer season!
YES! all rentals include coast guard approved floatation devices/life jackets.