Vacation time is precious and you want to spend your time with your loved ones in a healthy way. So we bring you some healthy yet amazing lake getaways where you can truly relax, breathe fresh air and enjoy your vacation.
Tybee Island in Georgia
The small island, which has long been a quiet getaway for the residents of Savannah, has become a popular vacation spot with tourists from outside the Savannah metropolitan area.
Get flights to Savannah, GA to visit this small barrier island. Tybee Island boasts a wide, 3-mile long beach that's backed by sea oat-covered sand dunes and is perfect for sunbathing, people-watching and frolicking in the waves of the Atlantic Ocean.
Vermilion Lake in Minnesota
Originally called the lake Onamuni, which means "Lake of the Sunset Glow”, Lake Vermilion is located between the towns of Tower on the east and Cook on the west, in the heart of Minnesota's Arrowhead Region.
Lake Vermilion is known for its walleye and muskie fishing. Get flights to Minneapolis-St. Paul and visit Lake Vermilion which draws huge number of tourists with its reputation as a fishing destination, as well as its setting in the Minnesota wilderness.
Lake George in New York
This “Queen of American Lakes” is 32-miles long and fed by mammoth underground springs that give the Lake its crystal clear reputation. The Lake boasts over 109 miles of shoreline and over 300 islands – many of which feature spots for camping and picnicking.
Lake George is accessible via Albany International Airport, which is about 45 miles away. At one time, Lake George was one of the nation's first elite tourist destinations but today tourists from all over North America and Europe flock to Lake George and the surrounding majestic Adirondack Mountains.
Crater Lake in Oregon
Crater Lake is known for the "Old Man of the Lake", a full-sized tree that has been bobbing vertically in the lake for more than a century. The lake is located in Southern Oregon on the crest of the Cascade Mountain range.
Due to several unique factors, most prominently that it has no inlets or a tributary, the waters of Crater Lake is considered one of the world's most clearest. It is the main feature of Crater Lake National Park and famous for its deep blue color and water clarity.