Here Are 11 Of The Most Beautiful Lakes In Minnesota, According To Our Readers

While Minnesota may be known as the Land of 10,000 Lakes, you might be surprised to learn that the North Star State is actually home to 14,380 lakes, if you count the lakes that cross the U.S.-Canada border. From the largest (Lake Superior) to the smallest (Echo Lake), Minnesota is the best place to be to enjoy a day on the water. We recently asked our Only in Minnesota and Minnesota Nature Lovers Facebook Pages what everyone’s favorite lake in Minnesota was, and the answers did not disappoint. All of these incredible photographs were taken by members of these pages, and if you’re not already following us on Facebook, you’re missing out on your feed being lit up by shots like these!

In no particular order, here are the best lakes in Minnesota, according to our readers:

Thanks to our readers for submitting these fabulous photos. Don’t forget to give us a follow on Facebook. Our Nature Lover Page is always filled up with amazing photos of Minnesota, feel free to join the group and submit yours! If they’ve inspired you to get outside and explore Minnesota’s beautiful lakes, check out these lakefront cabins in Minnesota that are perfect for a weekend getaway.

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