Water from Lake Murray to be Released into the Lower Saluda River

On April 13-14, 17-19, and 27-28, 2019 the Columbia Fire Department will be conducting swift water rescue training. To support this training, Dominion Energy will release water from Lake Murray into the lower Saluda River to provide flows needed for the department. SAFETY FIRST: Water from Lake Murray will be released on each of the …

Fishing Report: April 1, 2019

By Michael Murphy, Michael@MichaelMurphyFishing.comhttp://www.MichaelMurphyFishing.comPhone: 803-567-5263 April on Lake Murray is the month of Spawn. It is the time of the year when the majority of the Largemouth Bass are in their spawn cycle and post-spawn by the end of the month. Fishing techniques for Largemouth Bass will differ depending on which end of the lake …

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 …