Travelers are voting New Melones Dam and Don Pedro Dam as the best dams near Sonora. There are 1 dam near Pioneer a city just 100 km from Sonora and 1 dam near Gustine which is 122 km distant. The most popular of these are New Melones Dam near Pioneer and San Luis Dam in Gustine. You can find 38 dams in California and 139 dams in the country of United States. Our members favorite in California is Morris Reservoir and Hoover Dam is the top pick in United States. Want more? Check out our map of dams near Sonora.