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11 Little Known Swimming Spots In Northern California That Will Make Your Summer Awesome

Summer is practically here. If you’re looking for some neat places to swim that aren’t your local — and likely crowded — pool, then these lesser-known swimming spots in Northern California are perfect. Take the day off, gather the family and dive into an unforgettable day of fun in the sun.

Have you been to any of these places before? What other little-known swimming spots in Northern California would you recommend? Share your thoughts and experiences with us!

Jill S.
Jill is a freelance writer from a small Northern California town and lives in the Sierra Nevada mountains. If you have an idea for an Only In Northern California story, email her at