Quail Lake in Hurricane is a favorite place for water skiing, jet skiing, boating and swimming.
A mountain favorite in southwestern Utah is Panguitch Lake. Located 17-miles southwest of the city of Panguitch, the lake has lodges, cabins, and boat rentals.
For summer boating, locals like Navajo Lake on state hwy 14 between Cedar City and Hwy 89, and Otter Creek Reservoir, north of Antimony on state hwy 62.
Canoes, kayaks, and other small boats are allowed at several little lakes on Boulder Mountain, and on the Tushar Mountains in the Fishlake National Forest.