Travelers are voting Naraghi Lake as the best lake near Turlock. There are 3 lakes near Oakdale a city just 32 km from Turlock and 1 lake near Patterson which is 35 km distant. The most popular of these are New Melones Lake near Oakdale and Naraghi Lake in Patterson. 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 Turlock.