Travelers are voting O'Shaughnessy Dam and Griggs Dam as the best dams near Columbus. There are 2 dams near Glenville a city just 136 km from Columbus and 2 dams near Burnsville which is 147 km distant. The most popular of these are Burnsville Lake near Glenville and Sutton Lake in Burnsville. You can find 2 dams in Ohio and 135 dams in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Ohio is O'Shaughnessy Dam and Hoover Dam is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of dams near Columbus.