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Last update: November 16th, 2019 at 11:00 am

Lake Okeechobee in Florida

Lake Okeechobee, lake in southeastern Florida, U.S., the third largest freshwater lake wholly within the country. Due to the lake’s dense population of alligators, swimming is not one of them. Instead, consider boating, freshwater fishing, and hiking or biking the Lake Okeechobee Scenic Trail at Florida’s famed “inland sea.”

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