South Carolina Department of Natural Resources News: “A new law passed by the S.C. General Assembly in May establishes a catch-and-release-only zone for brown and rainbow trout on the lower Saluda River near Columbia.” Read the full article and see the map here: http://www.dnr.sc.gov/news/2018/jun/jun13_trout.html
Jun 22 & 23, 2018 The 2018 Children’s Chance Lake Murray Poker Run starts at Rusty Anchor & Catfish Johnny’s Lake Murray on Friday, June 22nd with a pre-run raft up. Get full details and register here: https://www.lakemurraypokerrun.org/ Saturday June 23 10:00 AM The Run will start 11:00 AM Lunch will be served at Rusty Anchor/ …
Drift Jam, Near Spence Island Saturday, June 2, 2018 – Music starts at 12pm What is Drift Jam? This annual music event allows boats to tie up and “drift” as part of “the world’s largest floating music festival.” Details: http://www.driftjam.com/ *Proceeds from the free event benefit the vets’ support organization Hidden Wounds.
Friday, June 15, through Saturday, June 16. Location: Frayed Knot, 1701 Dreher Island Road, Chapin. Come and check out Pro wakeboarders Shaun Murray and Josh Palma. They will be spending time on Lake Murray giving exhibitions and wakeboarding lessons. To sign up for lessons (they’re for all ages and skill levels!) visit: http://scroughriders.com/wwtp/
Lake Murray Triathlon Saturday, May 12 at 8 AM – 11 AM Dreher Island State Park 41 River Birch Rd Prosperity, South Carolina 29127 The Lake Murray Triathlon is a chance for South Carolina Triathletes to showcase their talents against the best in the state. Details: https://www.facebook.com/events/124946998205314/
Learn about what’s happening int he world of baseball around the Lake Murray area: Checkout Experience Columbia, SC: https://www.experiencecolumbiasc.com/blog/post/home-run-weekend-a-guide-to-baseball-in-columbia-sc/
If you’re looking for an afternoon excursion on the lake, on vacation, or taking a “stay-cation” check out Paddle South Outfitters in Chapin. Website: http://www.paddlesouthoutfitters.com
Guided Fishing Trips available on Lake Murray. Check out: http://www.stripermike.net/rates.htm