You’ll Never Forget A Trip To These 11 Waterfront Spots In Northern California

Northern California might be a dry, dusty place, but we also have plenty of alpine lakes and magnificent reservoirs to cool off in every summer. Most of the state has recently been feeling heat wave after heat wave, but at least we have these magnificent lakes, rivers, beaches, waterfalls and pools where we can keep cool.

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:

Where else do you like to cool off in Northern California? For more summer destinations, check out 15 Out Of This World Summer Day Trips To Take In Northern California.