If you're planning to go swimming or kayaking, the Pacific Northwest has pretty spectacular lakes.
Emerald Lake is the perfect destination, with lush green trees surrounding this pristine body of water.
Colchuck Lake is a beautiful three-hour drive from Seattle, WA, and perfect for escaping city life.
The deepest lake in the United States and seventh deepest on earth, Crater Lake, was formed from an ancient volcano that collapsed thousands of years ago.
Several campgrounds around Ross Lake offer lakeside camping with beautiful views of the surrounding mountains.
The lakeshore is primarily undeveloped, making it the perfect place to relax and take in the area’s natural beauty.
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