Fishing Report: February 12, 2019

By Michael Murphy, Michael@MichaelMurphyFishing.comhttp://www.MichaelMurphyFishing.comPhone: 803-567-5263 In the month of February, the water temperatures on Lake Murray will begin to warm by the end of the month. Fish will continue to move from their winter patterns into their pre-spawn patterns, bringing the fish closer to the banks and into the shallows. Focus should be on the …

1/8/2019: SCE&G to Test Emergency Sirens at Lake Murray

Today! SCE&G to Test Emergency Sirens at Lake Murray. 12 PM, SCE&G will activate the siren warning system along the Lower Saluda River as part of the Lake Murray Dam emergency action plan. A full, three-minute sounding of the sirens is conducted on the second Tuesday of January each year. Details: https://www.sceg.com/about-us/newsroom/2019/01/03/sce-g-to-test-emergency-sirens-at-lake-murray-and-v.c.-summer

Fishing Tips: How to Fish in the Winter

The great thing about owning a lake home is that you can fish year-round. Winter is almost here at Lake Murray and there are still a significant number of fish that remain active during the winter months. From tackle box basics to a list of winter-friendly fish, check out Lake Homes Realty’s essential guide to fishing in …

Restaurants on the Lake

Italian Alodia’s Cucina Italiana Authentic Italian cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere TripAdvisor Rating: 4.5/5 (see reviews) American (Burgers, Chicken Wigs, etc) Big Mans Marina Full Menu of Burgers, Hot dogs, Chicken Wings, and more! Also, a full-service marina. Google Rating: 4.6/5 Frayed Knot Bar & Grill Family-friendly. Serving traditional American food. Lakeside deck seating …

Why People Love Living at the Lake

Do you live at the lake, or do you wish you did? Here are reasons to love lake living: Lake fun: water sports Relaxation Privacy No traffic Wildlife Family & friends: the lake is a great place to entertain Community: you’re surrounded by like-minded people Read the full article here: https://www.lakehomes.com/info/articles-and-news/7-reasons-people-love-lake-living

Mystery Plants Spreading in Lake Murray Coves and What the Carp are Doing About it.

Live on Lake Murray? Have you boated on the lake recently? You may have noticed a lot of native aquatic plants on the shoreline. Much of this vegetation, southern naiad, is a primary food source for some of the waterfowl and invertebrates that call Lake Murray home. The triploid grass carp, stocked to control the hydrilla, …