Chapin, popularly known as the “Capital of Lake Murray”, is a small, affluent lake town located at the northern tip of Lexington County. The lake today is one of Chapin’s grandest assets, the lure that attracts people from all parts of the country, who are looking for a great place to live and raise a family. Some of the best times you will experience in this region take place on the water of Lake Murray. Sit back and relax while aboard a sail boat watching one of Lake Murray’s breathtaking sunsets, or take a moonlight paddle adventure. The region’s variety of rental companies offer pontoon boats to enjoy a family outing, jet skis and ski boats for the more adventurous types, and kayaks for the slower paced. In the summer months, climb on board The Spirit of Lake Murray to witness the Purple Martin Phenomenon. And if you want to try something new to hit Lake Murray… rent a SUP- Stand Up Paddle Board and paddle all around the lake’s islands. One thing is for sure, the lake is here to be enjoyed!