The Underrated Lake Near Portland That’s Perfect For A Summer Day

River or lake is the big question when looking for a spot to swim around Portland. With several great swimming rivers in the close area, they are often the most logical choice, but if you want to head to a lake, take the drive to Hagg Lake. You will not be disappointed.

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:

What is your favorite underrated lake near Portland?

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