7 Beautiful Lakes to visit in New York state, USA

There are a number of lakes in the state of New York. Here is a list of some of them...


Cayuga Lake

Cayuga Lake is the longest of the Finger Lakes (a group of 11 glacial lakes). Boating, swimming, & ice-fishing (during winter) are some of the activities you can enjoy doing here.


Lake Champlain

Lake Champlain is located between the Adirondacks & Green Mountains. This lake is considered one of the best lakes for swimming. Also, there are over 80 species of fish in the lake.


Lake George

Also known as "Queen of American Lakes", this lake acts as a gateway to the Adirondacks. You can hop on a boat to spot the Millionaire's Row. Also, try some popular water sports here.


Avalanche Lake

This is a mountain lake located in the Adirondack. You can relax in its tranquil environment or camp at many spots around it. Many people reach here by hiking the Trail of Cedars.


Seneca Lake

This lake is the largest of the Finger lakes & the deepest in NY state. Canoeing & kayaking are very popular activities here. There are also few amazing eateries near the lake to try out.


Canandaigua Lake

Canandaigua Lake is the forth largest Finger Lakes & is a popular getaway for nature lovers. Here you can rent a Kayak or Canoe to enjoy on the lake. There is also an island here.


Chautauqua Lake

This is another popular recreational lake in New York state. It is also one of the highest navigable lakes in North America. The water from the lake drains into the Chadakoin River.


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