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Abiquiu Lake Abiquiu Lake Pictures Also known as: Abiquiu Reservoir
Abiquiu Lake, located in Rio Arriba County in North-Central New Mexico, offers recreation areas for swimming, camping, fishing, boating, canoeing, kayaking, ...
Alamo Lake Alamo Lake is an outdoor person's wonderland with great fishing, a unique Sonoran desert landscape and a plethora of desert animals. Wildlife viewing ...
Apache Lake Apache Lake Pictures Surrounded by the stark and rugged beauty of Central Arizona's Superstition Wilderness in the Tonto National Forest, Apache Lake is the perfect destination ...
Aquilla Lake Aquilla Lake Pictures Also known as: Aquilla Dam, Aquilla Creek Reservoir
Located in the Prairies and Lakes region of Texas, lake enthusiasts will find a 3,280 acre, V-shaped reservoir called Aquilla Lake. The lake was formed ...
Arbuckle Lake Arbuckle Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake of the Arbuckles, Lake Arbuckles, Lake Arbuckle, Arbuckle Reservoir
Oklahoma's Chickasaw National Recreation Area draws over three and a half million visitors a year and their main attraction is Lake of the Arbuckles. ...
Arcadia Lake Arcadia Lake Pictures Arcadia Lake is one of the Southwest's newest lakes. In the Frontier Country Region of central Oklahoma, forest meets grassland to create a unique area ...
Bardwell Lake Also known as: Lake Bardwell
Bardwell Lake is a vast, sparkling palate of wet and wild opportunity near Ennis, Texas, not far from the hustle and bustle of Dallas-Fort Worth. The ...
Bartlett Lake Bartlett Lake Pictures Also known as: Bartlett Reservoir
When driving across Arizona, it is always an amazing experience to come upon a lake. With the desert landscape surrounding the water, the lake jumps ...
Belton Lake Belton Lake Pictures Imposing bluffs stand tall in the Texas wind, as if serenely surveying Belton Lake's calm, clear waters. An osprey spreads its wings from atop the bluff, ...
Benbrook Lake Benbrook Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Benbrook, Benbrook Reservoir
Sprawled along the Clear Fork branch of the Trinity River in the Texas Prairies and Lakes region, Benbrook Lake works hard to improve the quality of life ...
Birch Lake Also known as: Birch Reservoir, Lake Birch
Birch Lake is nestled into northeast Oklahoma's Green Country. Fall and spring turn the prairie grasses and hardwood tree leaves around the lake into ...
Braunig Lake Braunig Lake Pictures Also known as: Victor Braunig Lake, East Lake
Braunig Lake is a popular fishing spot for San Antonio city dwellers. A leisurely 17-mile drive southeast of the Alamo City takes you to the flat grasslands ...
Broken Bow Lake Broken Bow Lake Pictures Also known as: Broken Bow Reservoir
Broken Bow Lake is nestled in the Ouachita Mountains of McCurtain County in southeastern Oklahoma. Covering more than 14,200 acres with 180 miles of shoreline, ...
Caballo Lake Caballo Lake Pictures Also known as: Caballo Reservoir
One of the little-known treasures in New Mexico's Southwest region is Caballo Lake. This 11,000-acre reservoir along the Rio Grande River escapes the ...
Caddo Lake Caddo Lake Pictures Caddo Lake covers an impressive 26,800 acres and straddles the border of Texas and Louisiana. The lake is a maze of interconnected waterways, heavily ...
Calaveras Lake Calaveras Lake Pictures Also known as: Calaveras Reservoir
Created in 1969 to be a power plant cooling pond, Calaveras Reservoir has developed into one of Texas' premiere bass lakes. The manmade jewel is 20 miles ...
Canton Lake Canton Lake is an expansive body of water in northwestern Oklahoma's Red Carpet Country (named for its red soil). The United States Army Corps of Engineers ...
Canyon Lake Canyon Lake Pictures Canyon Lake, with a maximum depth of 125 feet, is one of the deepest and most scenic lakes in Texas. Canyon Lake, formerly known as Canyon Reservoir, ...
Canyon Lake Within the wild and rugged Arizona Superstition Wilderness lies the awe-inspiring beauty of Canyon Lake. The lake and wilderness are part of the vast ...
Cedar Creek Lake Cedar Creek Lake Pictures Also known as: Cedar Creek Reservoir
Cedar Creek Lake (also known as Cedar Creek Reservoir) is located an hour southeast of Dallas in the Prairie and Lakes region of Texas. Created in 1965 ...
Choke Canyon Lake Also known as: Choke Canyon Reservoir
Located 65 miles south of San Antonio, Choke Canyon Lake was impounded in 1982 to supply drinking water to Corpus Christi on the Gulf Coast of Texas. ...
Chouteau Lock and Dam Also known as: Chouteau Lock and Dam 17
The McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System (MKARNS) has 18 locks and dams along its 445-mile waterway. Chouteau Lock and Dam is one of them, ...
Cochiti Lake Cochiti Lake Pictures Stretching 7 miles long on the Rio Grande River, Cochiti Lake is located in Sandoval County, New Mexico, about 20 miles west of Santa Fe and 60 miles ...
Conchas Lake Conchas Lake Pictures Conchas Lake stretches 11 miles southwest along the Conchas River, and about 14 miles along the South Canadian River in eastern New Mexico. Located northwest ...
Copan Lake Also known as: Lake Copan, Copan Reservoir
Named after a small town situated near its banks in Oklahoma, Copan Lake was completed in 1983. Flood control, water supply, water quality control, recreation ...
Dawn Lake Dawn Lake Pictures Dawn Lake sits in the sunny Sonoran Desert of Arizona, in the master-planned development of one of the first and largest retirement communities in the ...
Desert Harbor Lake Located in the private community of Desert Harbor, Desert Harbor Lake is just minutes from picturesque Sun City and Phoenix. Part of the Phoenix & Central ...
Eagle Mountain Lake Eagle Mountain Lake Pictures Also known as: Eagle Mountain Reservoir
Eagle Mountain Lake was created to alleviate two contradictory problems: periodic flooding along the Trinity River and a looming water shortage in Fort ...
El Vado Lake Also known as: El Vado Reservoir
El Vado Lake, situated in New Mexico's northern mountains, is located west of Tierra Amarilla in Rio Arriba Counnty. Surrounded by acres of mixed juniper ...
Elephant Butte Lake Elephant Butte Lake Pictures Also known as: The Butte, Elephant Butte Reservoir
With limited lake options in New Mexico, Elephant Butte Lake is a popular destination for water enthusiasts and nature lovers alike in the Land of Enchantment. ...
Eufaula Lake Eufaula Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Eufaula
Spanning 105,000 acres, Eufaula Lake covers much of McIntosh and Pittsburg Counties in eastern Oklahoma. This "Gentle Giant" is the largest lake in surface ...
Falcon Lake Also known as: Falcon International Reservoir
WARNING - Fall 2010: Texas officials warn Americans visiting and boating on Falcon Lake to stay within USA waters and avoid the international boundary ...
Fort Cobb Lake Also known as: Fort Cobb Reservoir
Fort Cobb Lake is in the beautiful Great Plains Country region of southwestern Oklahoma surrounded by plains, prairies and hills. The Great Plains, significant ...
Fort Supply Lake With 1,800 acres of clear water, Fort Supply Lake in Woodward County, Oklahoma is an outdoor enthusiast's ideal recreational area. The lake is located ...
Garden Lakes Also known as: North Garden Lake, South Garden Lake
Can Garden Lakes provide lakefront living in Arizona? Near Phoenix? Yes, it's entirely possible to find lakefront homes in one of the urban lakes of the ...
Georgetown Lake Georgetown Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Georgetown, Georgetown Reservoir
A perfect example of an engineered water supply, Georgetown Lake covers nearly 1,300 acres along the North Fork of the San Gabriel River. Part of the ...
Grand Lake O'the Cherokees Grand Lake O'the Cherokees Pictures Also known as: Grand Lake Over the Cherokees
Grand Lake O' the Cherokees stands out as a sapphire jewel tucked into the northeastern Oklahoma landscape. Created in 1940, the reservoir stretches for ...
Grapevine Lake Grapevine Lake Pictures Located in Texas' Prairies and Lakes tourism region lies Grapevine Lake, one of the most picturesque and welcoming reservoirs in the state. Although certain ...
Great Salt Plains Lake With over 8,600 acres of water and 41 miles of shoreline, Great Salt Plains Lake in northern Oklahoma's Red Carpet Country is an outdoor enthusiast's ...
Greenleaf Lake Greenleaf Lake is nestled in Oklahoma's Green Country tourism region, an area that is home to over half of Oklahoma's state parks. This artificial freshwater ...
Heyburn Lake In the Green Country of northeastern Oklahoma, Heyburn Lake lies in a setting of gently sloping hills with a thickly wooded area that celebrates each ...
Horseshoe Reservoir Horseshoe Reservoir, in the Arizona Central Region, is a seldom-visited surprise. Horseshoe Lake, as it is often called, was created in 1946, when a dam ...
Houston County Lake Also known as: Little Elkhart Reservoir
One of the best-kept secrets in the Texas Piney Woods region is Houston County Lake. The reservoir was created in 1966 to supply water to the towns of ...
Hudson Lake Hudson Lake Pictures Hudson Lake is located in the Green Country of northeastern Oklahoma in the city of Bartlesville. This scenic lake is owned and operated by the city ...
Hugo Lake Hugo Lake Pictures Over 8,000 acres of open water await you at Hugo Lake, Oklahoma. Located in the beautiful Kiamichi Country of southeastern Oklahoma, this outdoor paradise ...
Hulah Lake Nestled in emerald hills, Hulah Lake and its surrounding lands are an outdoor enthusiast's dream location. Located in Osage County, in northeastern Oklahoma's ...
Inks Lake Inks Lake Pictures Inks Lake is located about an hour northwest of Austin in the picturesque Texas Hill Country. Measuring just 4.2 miles long and 3000 feet at its widest ...
Joe Pool Lake Joe Pool Lake Pictures Also known as: Joe Pool Reservoir
When summer heat leaves residents of the Dallas-Fort Worth area longing for cool breezes, many of them head for Joe Pool Lake. This reservoir was created ...
Kaw Lake Kaw Lake Pictures Also known as: Kaw Reservoir
Kaw Lake is a large lake covering an area of 17,000 acres. Its three fingerlike "arms" lie in two midwestern states, Oklahoma and Kansas. Kaw Lake is ...
Keystone Lake Keystone Lake Pictures Keystone Lake is an impressive 26,000-acre recreational gem located in north-central Oklahoma, just 15 miles west of Tulsa. Natural beauty surrounds the ...
Konawa Lake Also known as: Konawa Reservoir, Lake Konawa
Located in south central Oklahoma's Arbuckle Country, Konawa Lake is a world class bass fishing lake that is open for fun and enjoyment all year. Constructed ...
Lady Bird Lake Lady Bird Lake Pictures Also known as: Town Lake
Lady Bird Lake is a beautiful 468-acre reservoir in the capital city of Austin, Texas. The lake is the easternmost lake in a chain of reservoirs on the ...
Lake Alan Henry Also known as: Alan Henry Reservoir
Lake Alan Henry, also known as Alan Henry Reservoir, is located in the Texas Panhandle Plains Region, about 45 miles south of Lubbock and four miles east ...
Lake Altus-Lugert Also known as: Lugert-Altus Reservoir
Lake Altus-Lugert is a 6,260-acre reservoir nestled in the Great Plains region of Southwest Oklahoma. The lake is located 17 miles north of the town of ...
Lake Amistad Lake Amistad Pictures Also known as: International Amistad Reservoir
The Spanish word "Amistad" translates to "Friendship" in English ... little wonder, then, that west Texas' Lake Amistad is one of the Lone Star State's ...
Lake Arlington Lake Arlington Pictures Located between Dallas and Fort Worth, Lake Arlington does double duty for the citizens of the metro-plex. Originally planned for flood control and water ...
Lake Arrowhead Lake Arrowhead Pictures Lake Arrowhead boasts nearly 15,000 acres and 106 miles of shoreline in the North Central Plains of Texas, just 14 miles southeast of Wichita Falls near ...
Lake Austin Lake Austin Pictures Scenic Lake Austin snakes its way through the Austin Hill Country on the Colorado River in Central Texas. It is the sixth lake down the chain of the Highland ...
Lake Bob Sandlin Also known as: Bob Sandlin Reservoir
How does a state like Texas, with few natural lakes, become a well-respected bass fishing destination? A look at Lake Bob Sandlin explains the paradox. ...
Lake Bonham Lake Bonham Pictures Also known as: Bonham City Reservoir
Lake Bonham is a 1,020-acre recreation destination in the Prairies and Lakes Region of northern Texas, just south of the Texas-Oklahoma border in Fannin ...
Lake Buchanan Lake Buchanan Pictures Also known as: "Big Buc"
Lake Buchanan, the oldest and northernmost of the Highland Lakes, is known as "Big Buc" to the locals and anglers who regularly visit the area. It is ...
Lake Cherokee Also known as: Cherokee Lake
Strong community values, a solid commitment to neighborhood prosperity, access to convenience and comfort, and year-round fun are the terms that describe ...
Lake Cleburne Lake Cleburne Pictures Also known as: Lake Pat Cleburne
Lake Cleburne does far more than provide water for the City of Cleburne, Texas. The reservoir in the Prairies and Lakes region also provides local residents ...
Lake Conroe Lake Conroe Pictures Houstonians often enjoy weekend getaways at Lake Conroe, a beautiful manmade lake in the Piney Woods region of eastern Texas. Lake Conroe is home to numerous ...
Lake Corpus Christi Lake Corpus Christi Pictures Lake Corpus Christi in Texas's Gulf Coast region is just miles away from the coastline and the big coastal city of Corpus Christi. It is an impoundment ...
Lake Cypress Springs Lake Cypress Springs is a beautiful 3,461-acre reservoir located eight miles southeast of Mount Vernon in the rolling hills and "Piney Woods" area of ...
Lake Dunlap Lake Dunlap Pictures Also known as: Dunlap Reservoir
Lake Dunlap is one of several lakes formed by impounding the Guadalupe River with construction of dams along its course. Lake Dunlap is located near New ...
Lake Ellsworth Lake Ellsworth Pictures Lake Ellsworth is a 5,600-acre reservoir nestled in the Great Plains region of Southwest Oklahoma. The City of Lawton completed Ellsworth Dam in 1962, ...
Lake Eucha Lake Eucha is a 2,860-acre reservoir with 48 miles of shoreline located in Delaware County of northeastern Oklahoma. This tourism region is called "Green ...
Lake Fork Lake Fork Pictures Also known as: Lake Fork Reservoir
Lake Fork (also called Lake Fork Reservoir) covers an impressive 27,264 acres in northeast Texas, on the border of the Piney Woods and Prairies and Lakes ...
Lake Fort Gibson Lake Fort Gibson Pictures Also known as: Fort Gibson Reservoir or Fort Gibson Lake
Fort Gibson is a historic place in United States military history. It was significant to many military expeditions; it was a site of negotiations, interactions, ...
Lake Fryer Also known as: Wolf Creek Lake
The romantic rugged images of the Old West are probably what come to mind when most people think of Texas. Rolling plains that stretch for miles, big ...
Lake Granbury Lake Granbury Pictures One of only three lakes that dam the Brazos River, Lake Granbury was created in 1969 to provide storage capacity for flood and storm waters for municipalities, ...
Lake Havasu Lake Havasu Pictures Lake Havasu's 20,400 acres, formed behind Parker Dam on the Colorado River, is a boating paradise. Around Lake Havasu City, the most recognizable sight ...
Lake Hefner Lake Hefner Pictures The Hefner Dam was completed in 1947, creating a lake with a surface area of 2,500 acres and an 18 mile long shoreline. Located in northwest Oklahoma ...
Lake Houston Lake Houston Pictures Lake Houston is located about 20 miles northeast of Houston and serves as the city's primary water supply. The lake's proximity to the big-city attractions ...
Lake Lawtonka Lake Lawtonka Pictures Lake Lawtonka is a 2,400-acre reservoir with just under 20 miles of shoreline located in Comanche County, part of Great Plains Country in southwestern ...
Lake Lewisville Lake Lewisville Pictures Also known as: Lewisville Lake
Lake Lewisville, a favorite spot in the Dallas/Fort Worth area for water sport enthusiasts, offers visitors a variety of recreational pursuits including ...
Lake Limestone Lake Limestone Pictures One of the best-kept secret destinations in the Prairies and Lakes Region of Texas is Lake Limestone. The reservoir was created in 1978 when the Brazos ...
Lake Livingston Lake Livingston Pictures Also known as: Livingston Reservoir
Sometimes referred to as a "water wonderland," Lake Livingston is the second largest lake contained entirely within Texas. With over 450 miles of shoreline, ...
Lake Lyndon B. Johnson Lake Lyndon B. Johnson Pictures Also known as: Lake LBJ
Lake Lyndon B. Johnson, also called Lake LBJ, is a 6,449 acre lake located in Llano and Burnet counties of the Texas Hill Country. The third of seven ...
Lake Marble Falls Lake Marble Falls Pictures Also known as: Marble Falls Reservoir
Lake Marble Falls, in the central Texas Hill Country, is the 4th and the smallest lake in the Highland Lakes chain. It was created by the Lower Colorado ...
Lake McQueeney Lake McQueeney Pictures Located in the Guadalupe River watershed, Lake McQueeney is about 7 miles southeast of New Braunfels in the Prairies and Lakes Region of Texas. Managed ...
Lake Mead Lake Mead Pictures Lake Mead is the USA's largest man-made reservoir in amount of water it can hold. Although Lake Powell is marginally larger in acreage at full-pond, Lake ...
Lake Meredith Lake Meredith Pictures Also known as: Meredith Reservoir
Lake Meredith is an impressive 16,441-acre reservoir in the Texas Plains Region of the Texas Panhandle, about 30 miles northeast of Amarillo. Managed ...
Lake Mohave Lake Mohave Pictures Lake Mohave is a man-made reservoir on the Colorado River that spans 28,260 acres. It is a part of the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and was created ...
Lake Murray Lake Murray Pictures Lake Murray, in southcentral Oklahoma's Arbuckle Country, is a 5,728-acre reservoir completely surrounded by the pristine beauty of Lake Murray State ...
Lake Nacogdoches Lake Nacogdoches Pictures Also known as: Nacogdoches Lake, Lake Nac, Nacogdoches Reservoir
Lake Nacogdoches, located in the Piney Woods region of Texas, is known for excellent fishing, wildlife viewing, boating, and all types of water sports: ...
Lake Nasworthy Lake Nasworthy Pictures In the heart of Texas, Lake Nasworthy is a cool place in the heat of summer. This lake provides a welcome spot of relief, beckoning visitors to submerge ...
Lake Nocona Also known as: Farmer's Creek Reservoir, Nocona Lake
Lake Nocona, also known as Farmer's Creek Reservoir, is located in the Prairies and Lakes region of Texas near the Oklahoma border. Managed by the North ...
Lake Overholser Lake Overholser Pictures Constructed in 1919, Lake Overholser is the oldest and smallest of three reservoirs that serve Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Connected to nearby Lake Hefner ...
Lake Palestine Just 10 miles from Tyler, Texas (the Rose Capital of World) is Lake Palestine, a water playground dedicated to recreation, water conservation, and wildlife ...
Lake Placid Lake Placid is a small reservoir on the Guadalupe River one mile southwest of Sequin, Texas in the Prairies and Lakes Region. Operated by the Guadalupe-Blanco ...
Lake Pleasant Lake Pleasant Pictures Also known as: New Lake Pleasant
One of the finest water recreation areas in Arizona, Lake Pleasant is true to its name - a pleasant oasis in a desert setting. Lake Pleasant's 9,200 surface ...
Lake Powell Lake Powell Pictures Lake Powell is located in one of Southern Utah's most picturesque red-rock desert areas and Arizona's Navajo Indian Reservation. It is one of the most ...
Lake Ray Hubbard Lake Ray Hubbard Pictures Also known as: Ray Hubbard Lake, previously known as Forney Reservoir
Everything is bigger in Texas, and Lake Ray Hubbard is no exception. Less than twenty minutes east of Dallas, the reservoir that serves "Big D" offers ...
Lake Stanley Draper Also known as: Lake Draper
Lake Stanley Draper is a big city lake in the big city! Formed in 1963 to provide a water source for Oklahoma City, Lake Draper has also proved to be ...
Lake Tawakoni Lake Tawakoni Pictures Built for function but known for fun, Lake Tawakoni, Texas was formed after construction of the Iron Bridge Dam. Van Zandt County, Rains County, and Hunt ...
Lake Texoma Lake Texoma Pictures Also known as: Texoma Lake
An 89,000-acre jewel set into the landscape of Texas and Oklahoma, Lake Texoma is a sparkling wonder of deep blue water and beautiful green shores. With ...
Lake Thunderbird Lake Thunderbird Pictures Also known as: Thunderbird Reservoir, Thunderbird Lake
No place could be better suited to recreation than Oklahoma's Lake Thunderbird. Located in the Frontier Country Region, Lake Thunderbird provides recreational ...
Lake Travis Lake Travis Pictures Lake Travis is a beautiful 18,930 acre reservoir in the Hill Country of central Texas, about 12 miles northwest of Austin. It is over 63 miles long with ...
Lake Waco Lake Waco Pictures Also known as: Waco Lake
Lake Waco, also known as Waco Lake, is located in the Prairies and Lakes region of Central Texas. Its boundary lies within the city limits of Waco in ...
Lake Whitney Lake Whitney Pictures Also known as: Whitney Lake, Whitney Reservoir
A welcoming oasis of water in the often dry Texas Prairies and Lakes Region, Lake Whitney draws visitors from some of the largest cities in Texas. About ...
Lake Wister Also known as: Wister Lake, Wister Reservoir
Lake Wister, in southeastern Oklahoma's Kiamichi Country, is a reservoir created by damming the Poteau River -- the only river that flows north in Oklahoma ...
Lavon Lake Lavon Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Lavon, Lavon Reservoir
Lavon Lake holds a special spot in the affections of residents northeast of Dallas. The reservoir, located on the East Fork of the Trinity River in the ...
Lyman Lake Also known as: Lyman Reservoir
Mount Baldy and Escudilla Mountain hug Lyman Lake. Ridges from the second and third highest mountains in Arizona surround the 1500-acre reservoir. Located ...
Martinez Lake Also known as: Lake Martinez
Located 35 miles north of Yuma in Arizona's West Coast Region, Martinez Lake is a 640-acre freshwater lake that was created in 1955 as a fishing camp. ...
McGee Creek Lake Also known as: McGee Creek Reservoir
McGee Creek Lake provides a rare surprise for visitors to southeastern Oklahoma. Hidden in the rugged, heavily-forested Ouachita Mountains, McGee Creek ...
Medina Lake Medina Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Medina
Located in Texas Hill Country, Medina Lake is 40 miles northwest of San Antonio in Bandera and Medina Counties. Controlled by the Bexar-Medina-Atascosa ...
Mormon Lake Mormon Lake Pictures Mormon Lake is a natural lake and part of Arizona's Coconino National Forest, which spreads 1,821,495 acres across Northern Arizona pines, plateaus, and ...
Navajo Lake Navajo Lake Pictures Also known as: Navajo Reservoir
Navajo Lake offers a surprising and welcome expanse of water in northwestern New Mexico. The 15,600-acre reservoir stretches north into southwest Colorado, ...
Newt Graham Lock and Dam Also known as: Newt Graham Lock and Dam 18, Newt Graham Lake, Newt Graham Reservoir, Newt Graham Pool
Barely 25 miles east of Tulsa, in Oklahoma's Green Country Region, the Newt Graham Lock and Dam holds delight for the resident and visitor alike. The ...
Oologah Lake Oologah Lake Pictures Also known as: Oolagah Reservoir
Located in the northeast corner of Oklahoma, in the Green Country region, Oolagah Lake hides a wealth of surprises for the visitor. Located just a half-hour ...
Pine Creek Lake Also known as: Pine Creek Reservoir
Pine Creek Lake, flowing north to south in the Kaimichi Region of Oklahoma, covers 3,750 acres of recreation and wildlife paradise. Authorized by the ...
Possum Kingdom Lake Possum Kingdom Lake Pictures Also known as: Possum Kingdom Reservoir
One of the most amusing names in lake recreation has to be Possum Kingdom Lake in the Prairies and Lakes region of Texas. Often called simply PK, the ...
Rainbow Lake Located in Arizona's resort community of Pinetop-Lakeside, Rainbow Lake's shores are lined with second homes and private lakeside vacation properties. ...
Ray Roberts Lake Ray Roberts Lake Pictures Also known as: Ray Roberts Reservoir, Lake Ray Roberts, Lake Aubrey
Sprawling across the prairie in the Texas Prairies & Lakes Region, Ray Roberts Lake is one of the newest lakes in Texas. Named after a Texas legislator, ...
Richland Chambers Lake Also known as: Richland Chambers Reservoir
Richland Chambers Lake (also called Richland Chambers Reservoir) was created between 1982 to 1987, making it the youngest lake in Texas. The Texas legislature ...
Robert S. Kerr Reservoir Also known as: Kerr Lake
The Robert S Kerr Reservoir, located in east-central Oklahoma, is one of the most popular recreation destinations spanning the state's Green Country and ...
Roosevelt Lake Roosevelt Lake Pictures Also known as: Theodore Roosevelt Lake, Lake Roosevelt
With 21,500 acres at full pond and 128 miles of shoreline, Roosevelt Lake is the largest body of water contained entirely within Arizona; the larger Lakes ...
Roper Lake Roper Lake Pictures Roper Lake is part of Roper Lake State Park in east-central Arizona. Although Roper Lake covers just 32 acres, its waters invite people of all ages to ...
Saguaro Lake Saguaro Lake Pictures Also known as: Saguaro Reservoir
Saguaro Lake is located in the Tonto National Forest within Maricopa County, about 40 miles east of Phoenix. It is a true desert oasis for Valley residents ...
Sam Rayburn Reservoir Sam Rayburn Reservoir Pictures Also known as: Lake Sam Rayburn, McGee Bend Reservoir
Sam Rayburn Reservoir, lovingly called "Big Sam", and formerly known as McGee Bend Reservoir, is the largest lake which lies completely within Texas. ...
San Carlos Lake San Carlos Lake is on the San Carlos Apache Native American Reservation in north-central Arizona. With 19,500 surface acres of water when full, San Carlos ...
Santa Rosa Lake Santa Rosa Lake Pictures Santa Rosa Lake is snuggled in the Pecos River Canyon near the town of Santa Rosa along NM 91 in Guadalupe County. It is cradled on one side with acres ...
Sardis Lake Sardis Lake Pictures Also known as: Sardis Reservoir
No visitor could be better served than by a visit to beautiful Sardis Lake. Located in Oklahoma's Kaimichi Region, the reservoir is surrounded by mountain ...
Sheldon Lake Also known as: Lake Sheldon, Sheldon Resevoir
Sheldon Lake is conveniently located just 16 miles east of Houston in northeastern Harris County. This 1,230-acre reservoir covers about 800 acres of ...
Skiatook Lake Skiatook Lake Pictures Also known as: Skiatook Reservoir
Scenic Skiatook Lake covers 10,500 acres in northern Oklahoma's Green Country, just 30 minutes from Tulsa. The lake's 160 miles of shoreline are surrounded ...
Somerville Lake Somerville Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Somerville
Somerville Lake, nestled in the Prairies and Lakes tourism region, is located in south-central Texas, about 2 hours outside of Houston and Austin, making ...
Sooner Lake Also known as: Sooner Reservoir
Sooner Lake is a sprawling 5,400-acre reservoir in Pawnee and Noble Counties, Oklahoma. Constructed in 1972 as a source of cooling water for the coal ...
Spavinaw Lake Also known as: Lower Spavinaw Reservoir, Spavinaw Reservoir
The tiny town of Spavinaw, in Oklahoma's Green Country Region, guards Spavinaw Lake - the principal water supply for the City of Tulsa over fifty miles ...
Sportsman Lake Sportsman Lake Pictures Sportsman Lake is a 354-acre flood control and recreation lake located east of the town of Seminole in central Oklahoma. Hidden in a 1400-acre wildlife ...
Stillhouse Hollow Lake Stillhouse Hollow Lake Pictures As the sun dips below the horizon, a great blue heron surveys the waters at Stillhouse Hollow Lake. Crickets begin their twilight melody as the heron ...
Tenkiller Lake Tenkiller Lake Pictures Also known as: Lake Tenkiller, Tenkiller Ferry Lake
Tenkiller Lake is an amazing place filled with fascinating history and natural beauty in the foothills of the Ozark Mountains. There's tons of fun to ...
Toledo Bend Reservoir Toledo Bend Reservoir Pictures Also known as: Toledo Bend Lake
A grand experience is assured in visiting Toledo Bend Reservoir, renowned as the largest man-made aquatic body in the southern United States. Cradled ...
Tom Steed Lake Also known as: Tom Steed Reservoir
Tom Steed Lake lies on West Otter Creek, nestled in the heart of the Great Plains Country, north of the Oklahoma-Texas border. Boasting 31 miles of shoreline ...
Val Vista Lakes Val Vista Lakes is a premier lakeside and off-lake community found in the arid climate of south-central Arizona. Located in the Phoenix East Valley, four ...
W. D. Mayo Lock and Dam Also known as: W. D. Mayo Lock and Dam 14
Located in eastern Oklahoma's Kiamichi Country, W.D. Mayo Lock and Dam sits just a few miles north of Spiro, Oklahoma. The dam is managed by the U.S. ...
Watson Lake Watson Lake Pictures Also known as: Watson Reservoir
Watson Lake is one of two reservoirs (Willow Creek Lake being the other) located within the Granite Dells just outside of Prescott in North Central Arizona. ...
Waurika Lake Also known as: Waurika Reservoir, Lake Waurika
Located on Beaver Creek, a tributary of the Red River, Waurika Lake was created to provide flood damage reduction, irrigation, water supply, water quality, ...
Webbers Falls Reservoir Also known as: Webbers Falls Lake
Webbers Falls Reservoir is located in east-central Oklahoma north of Webbers Falls, a town named for seven foot-high falls on the Arkansas River. Managed ...
White Rock Lake White Rock Lake Pictures Located northeast of the City of Dallas, White Rock Lake is an artificial reservoir built to supply drinking water to the residents of Dallas. Its construction ...
Willow Lake Located west of Mojave National Park in Arizona's West Coast Region is Willow Lake, a small western lake that is part of Goose Lake, Topock Marsh, Beal ...

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