Our 10 Favorite Spots for a Summer Splash
These swimming destinations hidden in the heart of the Midwest will cool off even the hottest summer days.
Lake Scott State Park, Kansas
This park appears like an oasis on western Kansas' plains (50 miles north of Garden City). Bluffs and wooded canyons surround a spring-fed lake (left) and swimming beach, with camping nearby. Canoe and paddleboat rentals are available.