7 Gorgeous Lakes To Visit Around Pittsburgh This Summer

If only summer could last forever…but, because it often ends all too soon, Pittsburghers know how to soak up every minute of the summer sun. Those of us who love the water have plenty to do in Pittsburgh – local swimming pools, Sandcastle Water Park, spray parks, and even lakes. Here are the seven best lakes in Pittsburgh to visit this summer (disclaimer: you will have to drive quite a distance outside of the city for most of them):

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/

Now that you’ve seen the best seven lakes in Pittsburgh to visit this summer, which other lakes do you think should make the list? Let us know!