Lake Murray near Irmo, South Carolina
October and November is a great time for Lake Murray fishing because the temperatures are cooler. Striper fishing should be excellent from the dam to Billy Dreher Island using live herring. Concentrate your efforts from 25 feet to the surface using downrods and freelines in the major creek channels and humps. Also, some schooling fish should be caught on topwater plugs, spooks, and bucktails on the cloudy days.
Lake Murray Fishing near Irmo, South Carolina
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Access: Public Property
Body of Water Type: Reservoir
Lat/Long: 34.052925 -81.218155
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Description for Lake Murray, Lexington County, South Carolina
Lake Murray is a reservoir located just 3 miles from Irmo, in Lexington County, in the state of South Carolina, United States, near Seven Oaks, SC. Fishermen will find a variety of fish including redear sunfish, carp, striped bass, largemouth bass, catfish, smallmouth bass, redbreast sunfish and bream/bluegill here. Whether you’re baitcasting, spinning or fly fishing your chances of getting a bite here are good. So grab your favorite fly fishing rod and reel, and head out to Lake Murray.
For Fishing License purchase, fishing rules, and fishing regulations please visit South Carolina Fish & Wildlife
Please remember to check with the local Fish and Wildlife department to ensure the stream is open to the public. Now get out there and fish! Check out our Fishing Times
chart to determine when the fish will be most active.
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