Here Are 8 Minnesota Swimming Holes That Will Make Your Summer Epic

If you’re looking to finish summer strong with some amazing swimming, take a break from the crowded metro beaches and head to these fun swimming holes across the state. From rivers to mine pits, these aren’t just any old Minnesota lakes.

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:

So while there are MANY, MANY places to swim in this state that seems to be mostly water, these are all definitely worth a visit, or even two! Where else do you love to swim in Minnesota?