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 …

SCDNR Director Receives Prestigious Award

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Director Alvin Taylor has been awarded the National Association of Conservation Law Enforcement Chiefs Legacy Award. On November 14, 2018 Director Taylor was presented with the award for his dedication to conservation efforts. Read more and see photo: http://www.dnr.sc.gov/news/2018/nov/nov16_legacyaward.html  

October Drawdown of Lake Murray Scheduled

SCE&G Schedules October Drawdown of Lake Murray A drawdown of Lake Murray is scheduled to begin in October to control aquatic weeds and water quality. Lowering of the lake will continue until it reaches an elevation target in the 350-foot range by mid-December, remaining at that elevation until approximately the end of January 2019. Read …

Nature, Live Music, and Lake Cruises – See All There is to do at Lake Murray

Whether you want to observe the purple martins, listen to a live band on the lake, or take a sunset sail, Lake Murray, South Carolina offers it all! This is a growing list of events and activities available around Lake Murray. Many events are seasonal. Please visit each website (or click on the name) to …

Your Input Is Needed on the Plans to Upgrade the I-20/26/126 Corridor

The Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS) describes the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) and South Carolina Department of Transportation (SCDOT) proposal to upgrade the I-20/26/126 corridor. Comments on the proposal from the public are welcome and due by September 17, 2018. Visit their website to read the draft proposal and learn ow to submit your comments: http://www.scdotcarolinacrossroads.com/DEIS/

What’s Hot? Lake Murray Property Sales

“Properties on the east side of the lake, which features Lexington and Chapin, have been on a steady rise.” Our Lake Homes REALTOR® Doug Giesler was recently quoted in an article for Columbia Regional Business Report about Lake Murray property sales.  Lake Murray provides a variety of homes whether you are looking for a primary or …

About Lake Murray, South Carolina

(repost from https://www.lakehomes.com/south-carolina/lake-murray) Lake Murray is a popular lake near Columbia, SC. Completed in 1930 by the damming of the Saluda River, Lake Murray has approximately 500 miles of shoreline and a maximum depth of 200 feet. At the time of its creation the Saluda Dam was the largest earthen dam in the world, spanning 1.5 …

DYK: Lake Murray Facts

DYK (Did You Know?) Lake Murray is a reservoir in the U.S. state of South Carolina. It is approximately 50,000 acres (200 km2) in size, and has roughly 500 miles (800 km) of shoreline. The Saluda Dam (officially the Dreher Shoals Dam) was an engineering feat at the time of its construction. The dam, using …

Guide to Vacation Rentals in Lake Murray

Whether you are planning a visit from out of town, or you live within a short drive to Lake Murray and want to spend the weekend on the lake, here’s a quick guide to vacation rentals on Lake Murray. Lake Murray Vacation Rentals: http://www.lakemurrayvacation.com/ Vacation Rentals in Lake Murray on Airbnb: https://www.airbnb.com/s/Lake-Murray–SC VRBO Lake Murray Rentals | …