15 Gorgeous Lakes In New York That You Must Check Out This Summer

New York has an endless list of natural wonders that will win you over, with some of our favorites being our large bodies of water. With warm weather arriving, now’s an excellent time to start planning a relaxing getaway to one of our most impressive lakes. Offering unforgettable adventures and peaceful spots where you can unwind, these destinations are ones that are wonderful to visit during this time of year.

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/

Which lake is your go-to spot during the summer? If you’re looking for a more exciting way to cool off, you’ll love This Hidden New York Water Park That’ll Make Your Summer Epic!