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 …

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 …

Water Safety for Kids on the Lake

(repost from Luke Anthony, Lake Homes Realty) Every parent wants their children to stay safe while having fun at the lake. Just a little preparation can help your kids have a fun time on the lake, and build memories you will cherish for a lifetime. Great tips for keeping your children safe: Near the Water, …

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. …

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 | …

Lake Murray Public Park Information

Make the most of your day at Lake Murray. Visit the SCE&G website for the latest information about Lake Murray Public Parks. https://www.sceg.com/about-us/lakes-and-recreation Quick Highlights: Lexington Side Open April – Mid September Operating Hours: Mon – Fri (until May 2) 11 am – 7 pm Sat – Sun & Holidays 10 am – 8 pm Fees: $3 …