Travelers are voting Lake Como, Lake Phalen and Lake Harriet as the best of 9 lakes near Saint Paul. There are 4 lakes near New Richmond a city just 30 km from Saint Paul and 1 lake near Chisago City which is 31 km distant. The most popular of these are Balsam Lake near New Richmond and Lake George in Chisago City. You can find 85 lakes in Minnesota and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in Minnesota is Lake Minnetonka and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near Saint Paul.