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Lake Murray

Questions about the Lake Drawdown?

SCE&G Lake Management Information

SCANA's History of Lake Murray

Read the history of Lake Murray online! 11 chapters are included. Read them all or select a topic that interests you below:

The History of Lake Murray
Early Plans
How Lake Murray was Named
Purchasing Land for the Lake
The Materials Used for Building the Dam
The 5 Intake Towers
How the Dam was Constructed
The Lake is Filled
The Saluda Hydro-Electric Plant
Why The Lake Levels Change
Lake Murray - 78 Square Miles of Adventure

Lake Murray Visitor's Center

Lorick Plantation House

Required Boater Education Course

To operate a boat in South Carolina under the age of 16, you need to take this course and pass it. It is a home study course.

Boating Safety Course

Interesting links about Lake Murray

Purple Martin Tours

Dreher Island State Park
(803) 364-4152

Fish'n Guide

Lake Murray Lake Cam

Loch Murray Monster Article

Another Loch Murray Monster Article

Jet Ski, Kayak, or Canoe Rental and Swimming

See Outfitters

See Swimming

Lake Cruises and Pontoon Rental

Anchors Away Co
(803) 732-2794

Southern Patriot
Lake Murray Tours
P.O. Box 526
Ballentine, SC 29002
(803) 749-8594

Boat Ramps

SCE&G; North Parksite
Highway 6 at the Lake Murray Dam

SCE&G; Hilton Recreation Area
Off Wessinger Road
in the Hilton area of Chapin

Larry Koon Landing
Shull Island Rd Lexington,SC

SCE&G; Rocky Point Recreation Area
Off Amick's Ferry Road, Chapin

SCE&G; Sunset Road Recreation Area
Off Hollands Landing Road, Prosperity


P&L; Landing
1858 Holland's Landing Road
Prosperity, SC
(803) 364-4474

Saluda River Resort
Saluda River Road, Silverstreet, SC
(803) 276-7917

Blacks Bridge Marina
Hwy 391, Prosperity,SC
(803) 364-0054

Dreher Island State Park
3667 State Park Road, Prosperity, SC
(803) 364-4152

Eptings Landing
433 Eptings Camp Road, Chapin, SC

LightHouse Marina
1625 Johnson Marina Road, Chapin, SC
(803) 749-2494

Lake Murray Marina
1600 Marina Drive, Chapin, SC
(803) 781-585

Putnams Landing
1205 Putnam Drive, Chapin, SC
(803) 345-3040

Siesta Cove Marina
256 John Long Road, Gilbert, SC
(803) 892-2978

Adams Lakeside Camping
Hwy 378, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-6334

Regatta Marine
1827 Lake Murray Blvd Irmo,SC 29063
(803) 732-5663

Roys Landing
1641 Ridge Road, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-4231

Robisons Lakeside Marina
Hwy 378, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-4231

Turners Landing
101 Turners Circle, Lexington, SC
(803) 359-0644

Jakes Landing
220 Jakes Landing Road, Lexington, SC
(803) 359-9268

Snelgrove Landing
218 Snelgrove Landing Road, Lexington, SC
(803) 359-6449

The Barn
Hwy 391, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-3467

Little River Marina
Hwy 391, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-4770

Little River Landing
Harmons Bridge Road, Leesville, SC
(803) 445-7309

Spinners Marina
Leesville, SC
(803) 532-4928

Acapulco USA
Acapulco Road, Leesville, SC
(803) 532-6557

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