The 20 best little lake towns in America

There are idyllic lake towns are scattered all across the country. Regardless of the season, an array of activities, plus the promise of lazing in Adirondack chairs, roasting s’mores over the fire and a deep night’s sleep in a rustic cabin, are just some of the compelling reasons to visit. Whether you’re planning a last-minute jaunt or a long-weekend down the road, these waterfront getaways should definitely be on your short list.

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