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.

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