The US has a lot of great places to hit when it’s hot. Everyone knows the famous places. But many are unaware of the more private yet no less picturesque places available. Looking to avoid the crowds? Here are 20 of the country’s secret swimming holes ready to be discovered:
Richardson Grove, California
Found in Humboldt County, this is a scenic area that is rife with giant redwood trees and views of the nearby mountains. There is also a popular jumping rock. The pool has a varying depth of between five and 20 feet.
Oak Creek, Las Vegas
Oak Creek is a crystal clear natural spring situated one mile off the popular Oak Creek Trail located in the well-known Red Rock Canyon Reservation Area. It is also a great place for hiking and enjoying a nature walk.