These 12 Gorgeous Lakes In Iowa Will Complete Your Summer

As a landlocked state, we Iowans don’t have access to any oceans, but that’s why we have lakes! Iowa has an abundance of beautiful, scenic lakes that are perfect for visiting on a hot summer day. So, here are 12 gorgeous lakes in Iowa that you MUST visit this summer.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here:

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