Travelers are voting Lower Caldwell Lake as the best lake near Fresno. There are 1 lake near Fresno a city just 42 km from Fresno and 4 lakes near Clovis which is 43 km distant. The most popular of these are Lower Caldwell Lake near Fresno and Pine Flat Lake in Clovis. You can find 268 lakes in California and 2108 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 Fresno.