Lake George, known as the “Queen of American Lakes,” has once again received recognition from Travel + Leisure as one of the most beautiful lakes in the U.S. Among thousands of lakes spanning across the country, Lake George is truly worthy of being one of only 11 lakes to earn a spot on Travel + Leisure’s list this year.
Lake George Among 11 Lakes Mentioned
Lake George proudly shares this distinguished list with 10 of the nation’s most beautiful lakes. Alongside Lake George, Travel + Leisure’s compilation includes Lake Willoughby (VT), Lake Santeetlah (NC), Yellowstone Lake (WY), Lake Superior (MN, MI, WI), Flathead Lake (MT), Crater Lake (OR), Lake Tahoe (CA, NV), Caddo Lake (TX, LA), Mono Lake (CA), and Echo Lake (NH).
A Paradise for Water Lovers
Renowned for its glistening crystal-clear waters and scenic views of the surrounding mountains, Lake George is a must-visit destination. The lake is nestled in the southeastern Adirondacks and features inviting public beaches and numerous boating and paddling opportunities for water recreationists.
Whether you want to bring your own boat, rent a kayak, or hop on one of the many lake cruises that take place from spring – fall, Lake George promises an unforgettable experience for anyone looking to venture onto the water for a day of fun. It’s no wonder why people continue to return to the lake each year for vacation.
With Travel + Leisure recognizing Lake George for its natural beauty, Lake George fans have yet another reason to be proud of this amazing body of water.
- Travel + Leisure: 11 Most Beautiful Lakes in the United States