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Best Place To Go Swimming

Long Lake

Though the sane wait until July, some ice-water-in-their-veins types will venture into Long Lake on the first sunny day in spring. Long Lake is a wonderful place for a swim, we can all agree, due to the kilometres of shoreline, hidden inlets and flat rocks that make themselves known depending on the whether the water is low or high this season.

First Runner-up: Chocolate Lake

Second Runner-up Rainbow Haven

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