Travelers are voting Silver Lake, Bashan Lake and Tyler Lake as the best of 23 lakes in New Haven County. There are 11 lakes near Niantic a city just 30 km from New Haven County and 22 lakes near Roxbury which is 30 km distant. The most popular of these are Bashan Lake near Niantic and Lake Whitney in Roxbury. You can find 32 lakes in Connecticut and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Connecticut is Great Hollow Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes in New Haven County.