Labor Day Weekend: SCDNR Courtesy Boat Inspections

September 6, 2020 Courtesy Boat Inspection Lexington County: Lake Murray Dam, 10 AM – Noon Newberry County: Dreher Island State Park, 10 AM – Noon   During Labor Day weekend, SCDNR law enforcement will be conducting courtesy boat inspections at certain public boat landings around the state.  SCDNR officers will perform quick but thorough inspections.  They …

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 …

Featured Lake Murray Community: Harbour Watch

BY AMAYA THOMPSONApril 28, 2020 Comfortable living is a desire for most home buyers. Harbour Watch, a Lake Murray neighborhood, offers just that. Residents enjoy various social events, recreation and cost efficient energy based homes. The homes were designed in consideration of potential families living in them; with spacious layouts and in close proximity to …

Free 2020 Boating Safety Classes

Thank you to Sea Tow Lake Murray for sharing this information with us! Flotilla 12-3 Lake Murray is offering 8 free boating safety classes in memory of Daniel Giurk who died in a boating accident on Lake Murray in 2018. Location for each class:ECPI University, 3RD Floor Classroom250 Berryhill Road, Columbia, SC, 29210Saturdays 8:30am – …

Lake Murray Dock Regulations

BY AMAYA THOMPSONJanuary 15, 2020 For residents looking to build a dock on the lake, there are a few guidelines to heed before doing so. As required by Dominion Energy, all docks must be in compliance with SMP. To ensure proper installation, a member of the Lake Management personnel will come in for inspection, the …

Coming Soon! What to Look Forward to in the Lake Murray Community in 2020

BY AMAYA THOMPSONDECEMBER 31, 2019 Lake Murray’s “Dining on the Dam” is the event to look out for in 2020. Not only will you enjoy the beautiful views of the Dreher Shoals Dam, but also the locally produced food, delectable dishes cocktails and craft beer. The invitation extends only to those 21 and older, ID …

2019 in Review: 7 Great Things That Happened in Our Community

BY AMAYA THOMPSONDECEMBER 30, 2019 Leo’s Landing Inclusive Playground at Saluda Shoals ParkAugust 24, 2019 was a historic day for our community. The Saluda Shoals Park Inclusive Playground opened. The 2-acre play area was created with all families in our community in mind. It is designed to not only meet accessibility requirements, but also “follows …