10 Gorgeous Lakes To Visit Around Louisville This Summer

Summer is ending far too fast, which is why now is the perfect time to spend a day at the lake relaxing with friends and family. Whether it’s swimming, boating, fishing, or simply admiring the beautiful bodies of water around our city, there are plenty of lakes to suit your summer needs! Some of these lakes may require a bit of driving, but they’re all located under three hours away.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

What are your favorite lakes to visit around Louisville? Let us know in the comments below or on Facebook! To learn about more beautiful Kentucky lakes, check out this article about the best lakes in the state.