Travelers are voting Lake Lemon, Monroe Lake and Lake Monroe as the best of 3 lakes near Bloomington area. There are 2 lakes near Cloverdale a city just 31 km from Bloomington area and 3 lakes near Montgomery which is 37 km distant. The most popular of these are Cagles Mill Lake near Cloverdale and Patoka Lake in Montgomery. You can find 35 lakes in Indiana and 2098 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Indiana is Lake Manitou and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Bloomington area.