Rainbow bright: Carrie Underwood makes a splash in a colourful bikini… before taking to the waves on a paddleboard
18:03 GMT, 17 July 2012
Carrie Underwood made the most of some rare free time yesterday on a romantic visit to a lake with her husband Mike Fisher.
The happy couple soaked up the sun and cooled off in the clear waters at the serene spot in Canada.
Carrie showed off her svelte figure in a black string bikini with eye-popping rainbow trim as she relaxed in the warm weather.
Curves ahead: Carrie Underwood showed off her svelte figure at a lakeside spot in Canada yesterday
The country star happily displayed her curvy physique as she wandered around and the kept her blonde locks from getting wet by tying them into a messy low bun.
She had been sporting a patriotic American flag tank top along with a pair of tiny Daisy Dukes.
Carrie was seen sipping on a beer as she attempted to cool down in the heat before slipping into the lake and making a face at the shock of the cold water.
Cheers: Carrie made the most of some free time during her world tour and was spotted sipping on a beer
Colourful country star: Carrie showed off her curvy form in a black string bikini with an eye-popping rainbow trim
Stripping off: Carrie arrived sporting an American flag tank top and Daisy Dukes while her husband got straight into the water
As the 29-year-old worked on her tan while chatting to one of her female friends, it seems her Nashville Predators hockey player beau grew a little restless.
Mike was seen occupying himself by jumping into the water repeatedly in order to avoid listening to all the girl talk.
And when that wasn’t enough to keep him busy Mike decided to whiz around on a jet ski.
Feeling the cold: Carrie made a face as she stepped into the water to cool off after lounging in the sunshine
Tanning time: Carrie was clearly delighted that the weather was so great as she spent most of her day working on her golden tan
Staying active: Carrie also tried her hand at paddleboarding during the fun day at the lake after slipping on a lifejacket
Carrie then opted to try her hand at paddleboarding and donned a lifejacket before getting stuck into the watersport.
The American Idol winner decided to play it safe and remained cross-legged on the board while navigating with the oar before cautiously trying her hand at standing up.
Carrie wore a big smile on her face after getting the hang of the activity, which is becoming increasingly popular with celebrities.
Cautious: When she started out her session Carrie played it safe and remained sat on the board while handling the oar
Gaining confidence: After a while of taking things slow with the paddleboarding Carrie hopped up and stood on the board
Fine form: With her sexy curves it's no surprise Carrie isn't shy of showing off her figure in a bikini
The singer is currently on a world tour so it’s no wonder the star was enjoying some rest and recuperation in between shows.
And no doubt Carrie is delighted to have her sports star other half by her side during the gruelling travelling schedule.
She was in Australia earlier this month before jetting to Canada, and will afterwards head to the United States.
Keeping himself busy: While Carrie chatted to a female friend Mike decided to entertain himself by jumping into the water
Look at me: Mike seemed to be having fun making a splash as he avoided the girl talk
Action man: Mike seemed to be having a fantastic time as he sped around on a jet ski while Carrie sunbathed nearby