The US's top year-round lake towns
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin offers a charming small-town feel with plenty of outdoor activities and a thriving downtown area.
Sandpoint, Idaho is a picturesque town with a strong sense of community and access to outdoor recreation.
Lake Placid, New York is a popular destination for winter sports enthusiasts, but also offers plenty of summer activities and a vibrant downtown area.
Chelan, Washington is a scenic town with a mild climate and plenty of opportunities for boating and hiking.
Traverse City, Michigan is known for its beautiful beaches and wineries, as well as a thriving downtown area with great restaurants and shops.
Lake Ozark, Missouri is a popular vacation spot that also offers a great quality of life for year-round residents, with plenty of outdoor activities and a growing economy.
Lake Havasu City, Arizona is a desert oasis with a warm climate and plenty of opportunities for boating and other water sports.