Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Five interesting Lakes in US

You are bored of the holiday to the beach? You can make the Lake as a new alternative tourist attraction for you. Lakes in the US alone there are 2 types, i.e., natural lakes and artificial lake, both of which offer the beauty and the kind of water tourism. Of the many lakes that exist, here's a list of 5 most attractive Lake in the US that you can enter in the list the next tourist destination:

Lake Tahoe

Lake Tahoe
Lake Tahoe
Location : Lake Tahoe is a tourist attraction located in the Sierra Nevada, between California and Nevada, US. 
  • Interesting Fact of Lake Tahoe:
  • The largest Lake in North America. Lake Tahoe has area of 496.2 square kilometers.
  • Winter is the best time to visit Lake Tahoe.
  • Known for its abundant snow in the winter and the slopes are wide.
  • Truckee, the most famous cross-country skiing in Alpine
  • Summer is not the best time in Lake Tahoe, but you can still do many things in here, such as water sport activities, hiking, running, and triathlons.
Main attraction in Lake Tahoe:
  • Winter sport activities (skiing, snowboarding, ice skating)
  • Hiking

Crater Lake

Crater Lake
Location: Crater Lake is a tourist attraction located in Southern Oregon, United States. The nearest city to the lake is Klamath Falls.

Interesting Fact of Crater Lake:
- Located in the Cascade mountains
- Sparkling lake (deep blue color and water clarity).
- It was formed by great explosion of Mount Mazama
- The deepest lake in US (the depth is around 594 m) and has width about 5-6 miles.
- There are two small islands in the lake: wizard island and Phantom ship

Main Attraction in Crater Lake: 
  • Explore the deepest lake in US
  • Explore "Old Man" Forests.
  • Explore the rim (Collapsed Volcano) and enjoy the lake view from the above.
  • Camping (open only in summer)

Lake Havasu

Lake Havasu
Lake Havasu
Location : Lake Havasu is a tourist attraction located on the border between Arizona and California. 
Interesting Fact of Lake Havasu:
  • This Lake is a reservoir that was formed by the construction of Parker Dam that stem the flow of the Colorado River.
  • The main purpose of the construction of the reservoir is to be the source of the water a distance or known by the aqueduct.
  • Perfect place for tracking and hiking because of the geographic conditions.
Main Attraction in Crater Lake: 
  • Hiking
  • Tracking
  • Flora and Fauna observation
  • Fishing (Sea Bass, Flathead, Channel, Razorback sucker, Crappie, Redear Sunfish and White sturgeon)

Lake Michigan

Lake Michigan
Lake Michigan
Location : Lake Michigan is a tourist attraction located in
llinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.
Interesting Fact of Lake Michigan:
  • One of the five Great Lakes in the US.
  • Sometimes people thought this lake is ocean because the vastness of Lake Michigan.
  • Summer is the perfect time to visit Lake Michigan
Main attraction in Lake Michigan:
  • Enjoying the warmth of the sunlight and listening the wave sound.
  • Beautiful sunset-colored reddish gold
  • Water sports
  • Hiking, walking, jogging, cycling
  • The city light in the night from the middle of the lake

Lake Powell
Lake Powell
Lake Powell

Location : Lake Powell is a tourist attraction located on the border between Arizona and Utah, US. 
Interesting Fact of Lake Powell:
  • This Lake is a man-made reservoir.
  • There is combination of man made reservoir with natural creation of glen canyon
Main attraction in Lake Powell:
Has view of Glen Canyon Rocks that was formed by erosion for about 5 million years
Boat house, boat tours
Water sports
  • Rainbow bridge national monument ( the largest natural stone bridge in the world)

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