Fishing At Lake Murray
AKA: Murray Reservoir, Columbia Lake
Fishing for largemouth bass, channel catfish, flathead catfish, black crappie, white crappie, bluegill, pumpkinseed sunfish, redbreast sunfish, redear sunfish, warmouth, white perch, yellow perch, striped bass and chain pickerel at Lake Murray in South Carolina.
Right in the center of South Caroline lies Lake Murray, a 50,000-reservoir loaded with multiple fish species. This vacation paradise sits on the outskirts of Columbia, SC, and offers 620 miles of shoreline for campers, boaters and anglers to enjoy. Fishing enthusiasts enjoy fishing for bass, crappie, stripers, perch, sunfish and chain pickerel. There are approximately twenty places to access the lake, with half of them providing boat launch ramps. These access points also allow access to the shoreline for fishing from the bank. Popular boats here include all types of pleasure boats, fishing boats, pontoons, canoes, kayaks, jon boats and others. Numerous marinas, plenty of campgrounds and RV parks, lodging, bait and tackle, restaurants and shopping are scattered all around the lake.
Primary fish species residing in Lake Murray
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Lake Murray Amenities
Boat Rental: YES
Boat Launch Ramp: YES
RV Hookups: YES
Convenience Store: YES
Bait & Tackle: YES
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Campgrounds & RV Parks Nearby
Dreher Island State Park Campground - 803 364-4152
Mr Z'z RV Park - 803 206-8928
Saluda River Resort RV Park & Campground - 803 276-7917
Siesta Cove Marina & RV Park - 803 892-2978
Acapulco USA - Long Term RV Park - 803 798-8559
Putnam's Landing RV Park - 803 345-3040
Barnyard RV Park - 803 957-1238
Woodsmoke Family Campground - 803 781-3451
Lake Murray SC Map - Fishing & Camping Areas
Dreher Island State Park
19 Park Marina Dr
Prosperity, SC 29127
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Lake Murray in South Carolina.
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Go fishing at Lake Murray to catch bass, crappie, stripers, perch, sunfish and chain pickerel in central South Carolina.