top 10 clear lakes in colorado

Horsetooth Reservoir:locally known as Horsetooth, is a large reservoir situated in the foothills west of the city of Fort Collins in southern Larimer County, Colorado. 

Blue Mesa Reservoir:is the largest lake within the state and is situated on the upper reaches of the Gunnison River in Gunnison County, Colorado.

Grand Lake:Located in the headwaters of the Colorado River in Grand County, this lake is Colorado’s largest and deepest natural lake. The town of Grand Lake is on its north shore. 

 Boulder Reservoir: is situated in the northern part of Boulder. It stores water for the City of Boulder and the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District.

Lake Granby:Boasting approximately 40 miles (64 km) of shoreline and the third-largest body of water in Colorado, Lake Granby was created by the construction of Granby Dam, completed in 1950. 

Dillon Reservoir:otherwise known as Lake Dillon, is a large freshwater reservoir in Summit County Colorado United States. Lake Dillion controlled by Denver Water is reservoir for the city of Denver.

Dream Lake: is a high alpine lake in Rocky Mountain National Park, northern Colorado. It is situated at Hallett Peak’s base, with the Bear Lake trailhead as its access point.

Green Mountain Reservoir:The United States Bureau of Reclamation built this reservoir along the Blue River between 1938 and 1942 and situated it at the northern end of Summit County, Colorado.

Lake San Cristobal:Lake San Cristobal is a freshwater lake located in the San Juan Mountains at an elevation of 9,003 feet (2,744 m) in the U.S. state of Colorado.

Lake Isabel: is a reservoir that proudly showcases its beauty in the San Isabel National Forest in Pueblo and Custer counties. Located in the Wet Mountains.