Grab your swimsuit! Here are the most irresistibly enjoyable, summer-fun-filled lakes in the West
Photo by Gary Crabbe; written by Ted Katauskas
Oregon's turquoise jewel, Crater Lake is a must-visit spot. Rather than tailgate from viewing spot to viewing spot, park your car in the Rim Village lot and hike the moderate 6-mile (one-way) West Rim Trail, which fortunately isn’t packed in the summer.