Lakes near San Francisco
Travelers are voting Tolay Lake, Lake Temescal and Crystal Springs Reservoir as the best of 17 lakes near San Francisco. There are 19 lakes near Petaluma a city just 32 km from San Francisco and 16 lakes near Sunnyvale which is 32 km distant. The most popular of these are San Andreas Lake near Petaluma and Chesbro Reservoir in Sunnyvale. You can find 266 lakes in California and 2105 lakes in the country of United States. Our members favorite in California is Elizabeth Lake and Lake Superior is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of lakes near San Francisco.