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 …

Date Night Restaurants

It’s date night and you want to have an experience unlike any other with that special someone. Avoid the chain restaurants and checkout these local (or nearly local) restaurants. We promise they won’t disappoint. (Listed by Yelp Review) Sapori (Italian) 4.5 stars Online Reservations: http://www.saporilexington.com/ (803) 957-3595 407 N Lake Dr Lexington, SC 29072 Alodia’s …

Fishing Report: March 1, 2019

By Michael Murphy, Michael@MichaelMurphyFishing.comhttp://www.MichaelMurphyFishing.comPhone: 803-567-5263 In the month of March, the water temperatures on Lake Murray will begin to warm, warming into the 60’s by the end of the month. Fish will be in full swing of Pre-Spawn and typically beginning to spawn by the end of the month, roaming the banks and into the …

Lake Murray, South Carolina Weekend Planner – Day Trip Destinations

We have a new Events Calendar! See Lake Murray and Columbia Events on the weekend and throughout the week. View calendar DAY TRIP DESTINATIONS Ridgeway, South Carolina A short 45-minute drive from Lake Murray, the town of Ridgeway embodies the heart and soul of a small Southern town. Located off I-77 North, Ridgeway holds the …

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 …