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8 amazing swimming holes in America

Taking a dip in a swimming hole is one of the most exciting things you can do and there is nothing better than experiencing a dip in these swimming holes and diving into the unknown. Some of them might be really scary but we can assure you that they are completely safe and can provide you a once in a lifetime opportunity. Most importantly, these iconic spots can be enjoyed even when it’s not summer! No matter how the weather conditions are these swimming holes are always bubbling with an aura of the unknown. (h/t: wherecoolthingshappen)

1. Jacob’s Well in Wimberley, Texas

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2. Hamilton Pool in Dripping Springs, Texas

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3. Madison Blue Springs State Park in Lee, Florida

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4. Havasu Falls in Supai, Arizona

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5. Cummins Falls in Jackson County, Tennessee

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6. Turner Falls in Davis, Oklahoma

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7. Blue Hole in Wimberley, Texas

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8. Sliding Rock in Asheville, North Carolina

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