Welcome to Lakepedia
The Online Encyclopedia of Lakes
Explore Lakes by Continent
From the Great Lakes, veritable freshwater seas, to the breathtaking Lake Tahoe or the remote Great Bear Lake.
Rich culture and history, but also stunning scenery, are just a couple of things that make European lakes special.
New Zealand features some of the most beautiful lakes in the world, and Australia has some surprises in store as well.
Lake Baikal, which holds 20% of the world's freshwater, is located in Asia, along with many other interesting lakes.
The Patagonian landscape in Argentina and Chile and the plethora of lakes here are as beautiful as they get.
Explore Lakes by Country
Discover the Great Lakes, veritable freshwater seas, the beautiful Lake Tahoe, and many other American jewels.
Canada has the biggest amounts of freshwater of any country in the world, so finding amazing lakes here is easy.
From the large Lake Geneva to small Alpine jewels, Switzerland is full of amazing lakes to discover.
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14 of the Most Jaw-Dropping Lakes in New Zealand
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