The World's Most Beautiful Mountain Lakes

By Condé Nast Traveler - 2014-03-03T17:26:57Z

Photograph by Paul Bullen

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Buttermere Lake 

England

Buttermere Lake is located in the English Lake District in northwest England, and is over a mile long, 3/4 of a mile wide, and 75 feet deep. A footpath circles the perimeter of the lake, and visitors can enjoy scenic walks to the summits of nearby Haystacks and Red Pike mountains.

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