Watch the water sparkle in the sunlight, listen to the rippling waves and enjoy the peace and tranquility of the lake life.

The next time you're feeling stressed, gather up your family and friends, say "It's lake time," and head for the Pocono Mountains' many lakes. From the expansive aquatic acreage of Lake Wallenpaupack to pristine, privately-owned Lake Harmony: there are so many spots to float your boat in the region. Looking for lakes in the Poconos that allow motorboats? Browse the listings below, and be sure to reference policies and regulations specific to each location.