5 Of The Clearest Lakes In Kentucky, Perfect For A Day Of Swimming

When the temperatures rise, it’s time to go swimming in Kentucky. And locals know that the best places to do so are often in the many lakes that fill our landscape. We have no shortage of water in the Bluegrass State and the clearest lakes in Kentucky are calling your name on a hot, sunny day. Of course the clarity and quality of the water in any lake or body of water is very much dependent on the weather and time of year, but in the peak of summer, you’ll often find the clearest water in Kentucky at these 5 spots.

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How do you spend your summer in Kentucky? If you love swimming and want to find the clearest lakes in Kentucky, try one of these 5 spots. Some are so clear you may just think you’re in a different region altogether! Did your favorite swimming spot in Kentucky make the list? Let us know and feel free to share your favorite lake in Kentucky.


Address: Laurel River Lake, Kentucky, USA
Address: Dale Hollow Lake, United States
Address: 9272, 2201 Fendley Mill Rd, La Grange, KY 40031, USA
Address: Cave Run Lake, Kentucky, USA
Address: Lake Cumberland, Kentucky, USA