FAQs About Lake Murray

We decided to answer some questions we find people online are asking about Lake Murray. Is it safe to swim in Lake Murray? YES! There are public beach areas along the shoreline where you can swim. Check out the locations. Click here Are there alligators in Lake Murray SC? No. The water temperature and depth …

Game Fish vs. Non-Game Fish

(repost from Charmella Williams, Lake Homes Realty) Know the Difference: Game Fish vs. Non-Game Fish Fishing is one of the most popular lake activities. To some, it’s a relaxing pastime. To others, it’s a highly competitive sport that requires massive amounts of technique and patience. The art of angling isn’t as simple as it looks, however. …

Update: Water Recreation During South Carolina Home or Work Order

Updated 5/14/2020 by Amaya Thompson In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, Gov. McMaster issued a statewide Stay-At-Home or Work Order. The exception for outdoors recreation has enable Lake Murray residents to continue hunting, boating, fishing and further lake recreation. Though water use is permitted, it must be done within the safety parameters. Restrictions on public …

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 …