Jewel of South Carolina

Outdoor Recreation

Get outdoors and enjoy fishing, boating, hiking, bird watching and more. A four county region with lots of recreation for your vacation.

Where To Play

Stay and Play

From hotels to camping to cabins and quaint inns, there’s a place to stay for everybody.

Where to Stay

Welcome to Lake Murray Country

Lake Murray, the Jewel of South Carolina, offers official visitor information for vacation planning, world-class fishing, boating, golf packages with fun and free things to do for the entire family. Visitors love exploring our great outdoors and three rivers while being close to downtown Columbia.

Plan Your Trip

Visiting the Region

We’ve got a diverse four county region and something for everyone.

Visit Our Cities

What We’re Known For

Arts and culture, family fun and endless sports and outdoor activities

What's Happening

From major fishing tournaments to concerts and more, Lake Murray’s events keep visitors entertained all year long.

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Ready to Come Home to the Lake? Request a Visitor's Guide

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Dine & Entertain

Explore the region’s many restaurants, entertainment venues with lots of metropolitan nightlife and quaint shopping districts.

Where To Eat

Take Home a Piece of Lake Life; Visit Our Souvenir Shoppe

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