Travelers are voting Mansfield Hollow Lake and Saville Dam as the best dams near Manchester. There are 2 dams near Torrington a city just 30 km from Manchester and 1 dam near Essex which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are Saville Dam near Torrington and Mansfield Hollow Lake in Essex. You can find 2 dams in Connecticut and 138 dams in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Connecticut is Mansfield Hollow Lake and Hoover Dam is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of dams near Manchester.