15 Epic Swimming Holes Around The U.S. Everyone Must Visit

The lure of a great swimming hole — refreshingly crisp and Caribbean clear — is hard to pass up. Toss in a stunning waterfall backdrop, an underwater cave, or a cliff for jumping, and I’ll hop in the car and drive to just about anywhere to cool off in style. Don’t believe me? Check out these 15 breathtaking swimming locales and see for yourself.

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/

So are you packing your bags yet? (I am!) What other incredible swimming holes around the U.S. would you add to this list?