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7 of the World’s Most Stunning Swimming Spots

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2.Yuba River, California

With the gorgeous scenery of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, and plenty of jump rocks and waterfalls, the Yuba River is already an amazing place to swim. But there’s something that makes this river extra special: the gold-inflected water! Though there’s probably not enough to make you rich, you’ll find some flakes just by scooping up a handful of sand.

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Katie Waldeck

Katie is a freelance writer focused on pets, food and women’s issues. A Chicago native and longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, Katie now lives in Oakland, California.


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5:00AM PST on Feb 9, 2014

thank you

4:13AM PDT on Apr 23, 2013

Thank you.

4:43PM PDT on Apr 2, 2013


4:46AM PDT on Mar 14, 2013

Amazing.Thanks for sharing

8:25PM PST on Feb 18, 2013

you have not mentioned Bora Bora lagoon in your list

2:35AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thank you :)

2:33AM PST on Feb 17, 2013

Thank you :)

7:33PM PST on Feb 15, 2013

very cool

8:23AM PDT on Jul 31, 2012

Fabulous, the world is filled with an abundant source of swimming spots, always interesting to find new ones while journeying on the internet.

7:04AM PDT on Jul 12, 2012

interesting, although you couldn't pay me enough to get me into that pool in Zambia!

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