Have a Blissful Summer Vacation in 1 of These Charming Lake Towns, All Right in Our Backyard
Spending Memorial Day weekend on the banks of a lake is a tradition as deep-seated as fireworks on the Fourth of July and pumpkin pie on Thanksgiving. What better way to welcome the start of the Summer season than spending your afternoons in the beautiful outdoors — boating with family and friends, firing up the grill, and enjoying the tranquility of the natural surroundings. Charming lakefront villages are sprinkled throughout our beautiful country, from the New England coast to the mountains of California. If a long weekend relaxing by a crisp body of water, aquatic sports and activities, and watching the stars as they light up the night sky sound like your dream Memorial Day getaway, keep reading for 20 of the country's most idyllic lake towns.