Minnesota has the most beautiful lakes in the US. Most of us that live here don't even know where the most stunning and clear lakes are. Here's the top 5 for you to enjoy!

1. Sabin Lake (Embarrass Mine) - Biwabik, MN

Sabin Lake was created from mining in the Iron Range. It provides for great swimming and extreme water clarity.

2. Jessie Lake - Lake Jessie Township

Jessie Lake is another mining pit, located in Itasca County. It's the 2nd most clear lake in Minnesota and you can literally see many feet down below the surface.

3. Clearwater Lake - Cook, MN (not the Clearwater central MN lake)

Clearwater Lake is 1338 acres and is very long and narrow, perfect for a long boat or canoe ride. It's stunning clear views are from constant low algae levels and make it a great lake for swimming and other water activities.

4. Caribou Lake - Deer Lake, MN

Caribou Lake is a 248 acre lake in Itasca County. What makes this lake so special is you can see through the blue water surface down to 24 feet! Imagine swimming in this natural swimming pool!

5. Beauty Lake - Lake Alice Township

This lake is very properly named, Beauty Lake. It's only 54 acres small, but the water clarity is 100%, meaning you can see all the way down to the bottom.

In the land of 10,000 lakes, you've got a lifetime of 'amazing' to take in. There's a thousand more lakes in Minnesota that have their own stunning features and make them serene, but when you desire the clearest and cleanest, this is the ultimate list. Let us know if you decide to go check any of these lakes out!

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