Lazy Summer: The Best Rivers To Float Down With Friends (And A Beer Cooler)

What can defy the sweltering heat of a long summer day better than a cold beer, warm friends, and a lazy river? Absolutely nothing. So pack up the cooler, slap on your favorite swimsuit and get ready for perfection with 10 of the best rivers for your summertime float. If you hit it just right, you may even attain summer’s quintessential buzz and find yourself floating on cloud nine as the words “row, row, row your boat” come drifting into view. Because after all, life is but a dream — why not make it a good one?

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