13 More Gorgeous Lakes In Oregon That Are Demanding Your Attention

Oregon is endlessly beautiful. It seems like everywhere you look there’s another beautiful hidden gem to be discovered. One thing I find amazing about Oregon is the abundance of beautiful lakes. From reflective alpine lakes to pristine sparkling swimming holes, everyone in Oregon should take the opportunity to see these 13 lovely lakes.

Last summer, we brought you a list of 11 gorgeous lakes to visit in Oregon, and to celebrate the return of the sun we’ve decided to show you some more of Oregon’s most beautiful lakes. Each of these gorgeous destinations are a perfect place to spend a sunny day, whether that includes swimming, fishing, kayaking, hiking or having a picnic on the shore. These 13 breathtaking lakes will drop your jaw:

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/

Be sure to also check out Crater Lake, Crescent Lake, Detroit Lake, Elk Lake, Diamond Lake, Odell Lake, Paulina Lake, Waldo Lake, Wallowa Lake, East Lake and Suttle Lake, all of which were featured in the first edition of this article.

What are some other lakes you love to visit in Oregon?