Although initially constructed in the 1930's as a hydro- electric generating facility, Lake Murray has become a major recreation destination in central South Carolina. Bordering Lexington, Chapin and Irmo, and only a short drive from Columbia, Lake Murray is enjoyed by thousands of people every week.
There's plenty of room for everyone! At 41 miles long and 14 miles wide at its widest point, Lake Murray covers an area of 78 square miles with 649 miles of shoreline.
With dozens of Lake Murraymarinas,boat landingsandramps, it is easy to find a place to put your boat into the water. Don't have a boat? There's plenty of places tobuy one, or even rent onefor a few hours or a few days!
You don't need a boat, however, to enjoy Lake Murray! There are severalparksandrecreation areaswhere you and your children can spend the day swimming and sun bathing - or join with family and friends for a fun cook-out.
Not only is Lake Murray a skiing, boating and swimming paradise, it also has some of the best fishing in the nation and is the site of numerous local, SC and nationalfishing tournamentsheld each year! Whether you are a professional or just enjoy a relaxing evening dipping a line into the water, you will enjoy Lake Murray! Be sure to visit The SC DNR "Where the Fish Are" page, updated weekly - or have one of the Lake Murrayfishing guidesshow you the best spots! We also have a listing of all thetackle and bait shops.
Lake Murray is also the home of some of the most majestic wildlife in South Carolina, including the Great Blue Heron, theStriped Bass, and millions of migratingPurple Martins.
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Chapin, SC is known as "The Capital of Lake Murray" and with good reason. The residents of Chapin enjoy a relaxed lifestyle with the convenience of the city. Columbia, SC is just a quick 20 minute drive and shopping is even closer.You are embarking on an exciting journey, be sure that you find agents that will take time and share your enthusiasm during this process.
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