Best Lake Captions For Instagram, Quotes, And Puns

If you're looking for the best lake captions and quotes for Instagram, you'll find these perfect to go with your lake vacation photos.

Perfect captions and quotes about lakes for Instagram photos

The Best Lake Captions for Your Instagram Photos

What time of year do you think it's better to spend time by the lake? Summertime is perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and making memories. But the fall season has its own beauty with the changing leaves. No matter what time of year it is, I think spending time at the lake is always a good idea!

There's nothing quite like a day spent at the lake. The fresh air, the beautiful scenery, and the calming water all come together to create the perfect setting for a relaxing day. Whether you're taking a dip in the water, enjoying a scenic hike, or just taking in the view, a lake is the perfect place to relax and recharge.

And lakes come in all shapes and sizes, from relaxing vacation spots in the USA, to off the beaten path places like Inle Lake in Myanmar.

And of course, no visit to a lake is complete without snapping a few photos for the ‘gram. But coming up with the perfect caption to go along with your photo can be harder than it looks.

If you're looking for the perfect caption to accompany your lake photos on Instagram, look no further. We've gathered some of the best lake captions for your next post. 

Boats on Inle Lake in Myanmar

Captions For Lake Pictures

Life is better at the lake.

Gone fishin'.

I'm happiest when I'm outdoors.

Keep calm and enjoy the view.

Lake hair, don't care

Lake days are the best days 

Living the lake life!

I followed my heart and it led me to the lake

Lake breeze and pine trees

Life is better by the water

There's nothing like a day by the lake.

Peace begins with a smile.

A clear lake is like a mirror reflecting the beauty around it.

Lake rules: Relax, Unwind, Repeat

The lake is calling and I must go.

The best way to relax: float away on a lake

If there's a will, there's a wave.

I'm in my happy place.

Starting my day by a beautiful calm lake

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Life is better at the lake

Funny Lake Captions And Puns

Here some punny takes on lakes that might float your boat enough for you to use for your Instagram caption:

I lake you!

I need some time to lake a break

Just taking it one day at a lake

You're quite a catch!

It's a boat time I visited the lake house!

Water you doing later?

It's o fish ily lake time

It's all going swimmingly!

Want to hear a lake joke? I a shore you it's funny!

This lake belongs on a postcard!

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Water you doing later? Lake puns and captions

Cute Lake Captions

Grateful for sunny days and blue skies.

Soaking up the sun and the good vibes.

Making memories by the water.

Enjoying this piece of paradise.

Finding peace by the water.

Listening to the waves and relaxing.

Grateful for this beautiful day.

Not every lake dreams to be an ocean

Lake o'clock!

What happens at the lake, stays at the lake

Lake water lapping at my toes

The lake breeze puts me at ease

Sun rays and happy days

Frozen lakes and snowflakes

Sunsets and campfires

Walking on water

Reflecting on life

The stillness of the lake

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Reflecting on life by the lake

Lake Vacation Captions

Whether you visiting the lake in deep summer or during the crisp fall season, these captions will help you to remember your trip for years to come:

Time spent at the lake is never time wasted

A quiet lake and a starry night

The best way to relax and recharge

Making memories by the water

Peaceful days spent by the lake

Grateful for this piece of paradise

Just take me camping by the lake

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So much beauty in one place

Take me back to the lake

Lake mode: on

I could stay here forever

There's no place like the lake

Sunsets and long walks by the water

The perfect place to clear my head

Lake living brings its own peace of mind

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Lake Mode Engaged

Lake Day Instagram Captions

For when you're spending a fun day at the lake with friends or family, these captions will be perfect:

Making a splash!

Hanging by the water.

A lake vacation is the best vacation

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Fun in the sun.

Paradise found.

Grateful for sunny days and blue skies.

Living for lazy days by the lake.

BBQ in 3..2..1

Suns out, buns out!

Happy as can be, just living the lake life.

Grab a friend and come on in! The water's just fine.

Entire pond to ourselves

Escaping pier pressure

Dave Briggs at Inle Lake in Myanmar

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Lake Quotes For Instagram

Nothing is more memorable than a smell. One scent can be unexpected, momentary and fleeting, yet conjure up a childhood summer beside a lake in the mountains.

– Diane Ackerman

Welcome to Lake Wobegon, where all the women are strong, all the men are good-looking, and all the children are above average.

– Garrison Keillor

The lake and the mountains have become my landscape, my real world.

– Georges Simenon

My Mom said she learned how to swim when someone took her out in the lake and threw her off the boat. I said, ‘Mom, they weren't trying to teach you how to swim.'

– Paula Poundstone

Marriage may often be a stormy lake, but celibacy is almost always a muddy horse pond.

– Thomas Love Peacock

Perhaps the truth depends on a walk around the lake.

– Wallace Stevens

“A lake carries you into recesses of feeling otherwise impenetrable.”

– William Wordsworth

I went to the Lake District to see what kind of a country it could be that would produce a Wordsworth.

– John Burroughs

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Quotes About Lakes

In the early morning on the lake sitting in the stern of the boat with his father rowing, he felt quite sure that he would never die.

“A lake is a landscape's most beautiful and expressive feature. It is Earth's eye; looking into which the beholder measures the depth of his own nature.”

Henry David Thoreau

So lovely was the loneliness

Of a wild lake, with black rock bound,

And the tall pines that towered around.

– Edgar Allan Poe

“A little tranquil lake is more significant to my life than any big city in the world”

― Munia Khan

“My recollection of a hundred lovely lakes has given me blessed release from care and worry and the troubled thinking of our modern day. It has been a return to the primitive and the peaceful.”

– Hamlin Garland

“There is something more beautiful than a beautiful thing and that is a beautiful thing which has a beautiful reflection on the water.”

– Mehmet Murat Ildan

Even a pebble cast in the middle of a lake creates ripples that eventually reach the shore.

– Jeffrey G. Duarte

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Hashtags For Lake Pictures

Once you've picked out some cute lake captions, you'll want to make sure your photo is properly hashtagged so that everyone can see it. Here are some of the best hashtags to use for your lake photos on Instagram:

#lakelife #lakeside #nature #outdoors #water #peaceful #relaxing #calm #love 

#lakebreeze #freshair #lakeday #fun #happy #beautiful 

And of course, don't forget to tag your friends in the photos so they can enjoy the view, too!

i hope you enjoyed this collection of the best lake Instagram captions. Now go out and enjoy some time by the water!

What's your favorite thing about spending time at the lake? Let us know in the comments below!

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