Lakes near Santa Barbara

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Travelers are voting Lake Casitas and Lake Cachuma as the best lakes near Santa Barbara. There are 1 lake near Santa Ynez a city just 45 km from Santa Barbara and 1 lake near Oak View which is 62 km distant. The most popular of these are Lake Cachuma near Santa Ynez and Lake Casitas in Oak View. 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 Santa Barbara.