Travelers are voting Blue Mesa Reservoir, Lake San Cristobal and Morrow Point Reservoir as the best of 5 lakes near Gunnison. There are 3 lakes near Lake City a city just 41 km from Gunnison and 4 lakes near Aspen which is 45 km distant. The most popular of these are Lake San Cristobal near Lake City and Hanging Lake in Aspen. You can find 53 lakes in Colorado and 2099 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Colorado is Grand Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Gunnison.