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Summer here and the heat has arrived. What better way to spend a sunny day than at the lake? Keep reading to find out some tips on how to have the best lake day!

Protect Your skin

The most important thing to remember is sunscreen. Purchase a broad-spectrum protection sunscreen that is water resistant and SPF 30 or higher. Be sure to sit in the shade whenever you can. Protect your eyes as well with a pair of UVA/UVB blocking sunglasses.

Stay Hydrated and Nourished

Water and snacks are a crucial part of having a great lake day. Fill your cooler with ice and toss in a few water bottles and healthy snacks. It will be refreshing after swimming, playing, and lounging in the sun. Some delicious snacks to give you fuel for the day include veggies and dip, fruit, cheese, and yogurt.

Fun Activities

Ensure your kids won’t get bored throughout the day by bringing a variety of beach and water toys. Floaties, pool noodles, beach balls, a Frisbee, a kite, and sand toys are just a few ideas to keep the kids entertained.

We hope you found these tips helpful, we’re sure you’ll be packing your beach bag right away. See you at the lake!