Nothing says breezy, summery perfection like hanging out lakeside soaking up the sun while finishing up one last chapter of your summer beach read (okay, two). Looking for a new lake area to visit this summer? We've rounded up the absolute coolest small lake towns in America—from off-the-beaten-path locales in Texas to the crooked Finger Lakes in New York, summer bliss awaits.
By Perri O. Blumberg
June 9, 2017