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Lake Murray (SC) Fall Fishing Report – Updated September 28

-- Striped bass: Good.  Captain Brad Taylor (803-331-1354) reports that fishing continues to be good 30-40 feet deep on down-lined herring.  Schooling activity is beginning to pick up. Bass: Fair.  Captain Doug Lown reports that more fish have headed to the bank in the last week where they can be caught on buzzbaits and worms.  Other fish are still offshore where at times they will eat topwater lures. Catfi ...

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AHQ INSIDER Lake Murray (SC) Fall Fishing Report – Updated September 28

-- September 28 Lake Murray water levels are down to 355.34 (full pool is 360.00) and water temperatures at the dam remain in the low 80s.  Clarity remains very good. In bass fishing news the Oakley Big Bass Tournament was held this past weekend on Lake Murray, and some pretty good fish up to just under 7 pounds were caught.  A number of five plus pound fish were brought to the scales, and most hours it too ...

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Lake Murray (SC) Summer Fishing Report – Updated August 4

-- Striped bass: Good.  Captain Brad Taylor (803-331-1354) reports that the best fish are being caught on down-lines fished 50-80 feet deep in the lower lake.  The free-line bite has pretty much gone away and mostly smaller fish can be found in the creeks. Crappie: Good. Captain Brad reports that good numbers of crappie are still being caught over brush in 18-25 feet of water.  Minnows are pretty much the o ...

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AHQ INSIDER Lake Murray (SC) Summer Fishing Report – Updated August 4

-- August 4 Lake Murray water levels are down to 356.18 (full pool is 360.00) and water temperatures are in the upper 80s.  Clarity is above average. Striped bass on Lake Murray have gotten into a true summer pattern, and Captain Brad Taylor (803-331-1354) reports that he is catching fish 50-80 feet deep.  Most of the fish are in the lower pool below the bombing range, and if you float around in that area a ...

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Lake Murray (SC) Fishing Report – Updated May 24

-- Lake Murray water levels are at 357.55 and surface temperatures are in the low to mid-70s (down significantly from a couple of weeks ago).  The water is clearing, and Bear Creek and below are fairly clear now. Recent tournament results on Lake Murray have been a mixed bag, and in the Carolinas Bass Challenge tournament on Lake Murray May 14 there were three big stringers over 20 pounds, including the 23. ...

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