Lakes ignored. Shark-free. pristine (without the resulting salt layer on your skin). After boating, swimming, fishing, or docking, head inland. Boatline ranked 11 US lake towns.

1. Bigfork, Montana

2. Burlington, Vermont

3. Chelan, Washington

4. Grand Lake, Colorado

5. Grand Marais, Minnesota

6. Greensboro, Georgia

7. Hot Springs, Arkansas

8. Lakeway, Texas

9. Lake Geneva, Wisconsin

10. Lake George, New York

11. Lake Havasu City, Arizona

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