Top Dams in Placer County, CA

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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There are 50 dams in Placer County, California.

  • Icon Latitude:  39.1669058°
    Longitude:  -120.143825°
    Elevation:  6237 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Tahoe City, CA 0.45 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 1.72 miles
    • Dollar Point, CA 2.77 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 5.31 miles
    • Tahoma, CA 6.93 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1115712°
    Longitude:  -120.4738125°
    Elevation:  5039 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 14.67 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 15.47 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 17.31 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.43 miles
    • Tahoma, CA 18.78 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1110156°
    Longitude:  -120.4713124°
    Elevation:  5085 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 14.69 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 15.46 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 17.18 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.31 miles
    • Tahoma, CA 18.64 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.936287°
    Longitude:  -121.0246663°
    Elevation:  718 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 3.10 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 4.17 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 4.47 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 7.25 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 7.34 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.009341°
    Longitude:  -121.0582791°
    Elevation:  1601 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 2.04 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 2.09 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 5.54 miles
    • Colfax, CA 8.46 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 8.68 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9806288°
    Longitude:  -121.1212204°
    Elevation:  1240 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 4.01 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.35 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 5.52 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 7.39 miles
    • Penryn, CA 9.25 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9471199°
    Longitude:  -121.0902242°
    Elevation:  1434 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 1.18 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 5.23 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 5.55 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 6.64 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 7.74 miles
  • Dike Six (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  38.7229579°
    Longitude:  -121.1707805°
    Elevation:  469 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 2.81 miles
    • Folsom, CA 3.12 miles
    • Folsom Junction, CA 3.83 miles
    • Orangevale, CA 4.27 miles
    • El Dorado Hills, CA 5.43 miles
  • Dike Five (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  38.728791°
    Longitude:  -121.1707805°
    Elevation:  469 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 2.41 miles
    • Folsom, CA 3.52 miles
    • Folsom Junction, CA 4.23 miles
    • Orangevale, CA 4.57 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 5.53 miles
  • Dike Four (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  38.7332353°
    Longitude:  -121.1641137°
    Elevation:  469 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 2.07 miles
    • Folsom, CA 3.87 miles
    • Folsom Junction, CA 4.60 miles
    • Orangevale, CA 5.04 miles
    • El Dorado Hills, CA 5.50 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3112114°
    Longitude:  -120.3318225°
    Elevation:  7021 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Soda Springs, CA 2.70 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 5.23 miles
    • Truckee, CA 8.03 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 14.11 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 14.59 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2949045°
    Longitude:  -120.3827023°
    Elevation:  6880 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Soda Springs, CA 1.96 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 3.06 miles
    • Truckee, CA 10.90 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 15.57 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 16.13 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3115684°
    Longitude:  -120.5927095°
    Elevation:  5784 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 8.79 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 11.40 miles
    • Washington, CA 11.51 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 11.89 miles
    • Alta, CA 13.76 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.311015°
    Longitude:  -120.4321485°
    Elevation:  6637 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 0.71 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 2.92 miles
    • Truckee, CA 13.36 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.40 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 18.71 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3036821°
    Longitude:  -120.439257°
    Elevation:  6575 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 1.32 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 3.45 miles
    • Truckee, CA 13.79 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.47 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 18.63 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.3099019°
    Longitude:  -120.5810424°
    Elevation:  5899 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 8.17 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 10.79 miles
    • Washington, CA 12.14 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 12.39 miles
    • Alta, CA 14.24 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0982295°
    Longitude:  -120.9710546°
    Elevation:  2146 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Colfax, CA 0.97 miles
    • Alta Sierra, CA 5.35 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 6.12 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 7.25 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 9.24 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2999016°
    Longitude:  -120.5993761°
    Elevation:  5781 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 9.23 miles
    • Washington, CA 11.44 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 11.84 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 12.28 miles
    • Alta, CA 13.05 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2999039°
    Longitude:  -120.4343705°
    Elevation:  6634 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 1.49 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 3.33 miles
    • Truckee, CA 13.56 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.12 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 18.53 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0715739°
    Longitude:  -120.1643564°
    Elevation:  6860 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Tahoma, CA 1.96 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 4.99 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 7.08 miles
    • Dollar Point, CA 8.75 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 11.60 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2882337°
    Longitude:  -120.6893792°
    Elevation:  5361 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Washington, CA 7.65 miles
    • Alta, CA 8.63 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 9.76 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 10.87 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 14.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0032332°
    Longitude:  -120.7460403°
    Elevation:  1165 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Foresthill, CA 4.04 miles
    • Georgetown, CA 8.31 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 12.68 miles
    • Colfax, CA 13.00 miles
    • Alta, CA 14.48 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2048984°
    Longitude:  -120.8143824°
    Elevation:  3537 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 0.20 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 1.25 miles
    • Colfax, CA 10.35 miles
    • Washington, CA 10.70 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 11.48 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2493442°
    Longitude:  -120.7491029°
    Elevation:  4747 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 4.45 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 5.61 miles
    • Washington, CA 8.06 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 13.23 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 14.31 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0798968°
    Longitude:  -120.9443862°
    Elevation:  2155 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Colfax, CA 1.52 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 6.63 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 6.86 miles
    • Alta Sierra, CA 7.25 miles
    • Foresthill, CA 7.94 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1115712°
    Longitude:  -120.4693679°
    Elevation:  5223 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Kingvale, CA 14.63 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 15.39 miles
    • Sunnyside, CA 17.07 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 18.20 miles
    • Tahoma, CA 18.55 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1415664°
    Longitude:  -120.7560446°
    Elevation:  4049 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 5.38 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 6.24 miles
    • Foresthill, CA 9.02 miles
    • Colfax, CA 10.94 miles
    • Washington, CA 15.22 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2582399°
    Longitude:  -120.1110272°
    Elevation:  6978 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 2.67 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 3.45 miles
    • Kings Beach, CA 4.74 miles
    • Dollar Point, CA 4.89 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 6.13 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0582387°
    Longitude:  -120.407698°
    Elevation:  4419 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sunnyside, CA 14.84 miles
    • Tahoma, CA 15.01 miles
    • Tahoe City, CA 16.42 miles
    • Kingvale, CA 18.19 miles
    • Soda Springs, CA 18.37 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2543987°
    Longitude:  -120.774814°
    Elevation:  3323 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Alta, CA 3.84 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 4.75 miles
    • Washington, CA 7.37 miles
    • Nevada City, CA 12.92 miles
    • Graniteville, CA 13.01 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0265694°
    Longitude:  -120.6027037°
    Elevation:  2638 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Foresthill, CA 11.57 miles
    • Georgetown, CA 15.13 miles
    • Alta, CA 16.73 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 17.68 miles
    • Pollock Pines, CA 18.35 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1357376°
    Longitude:  -120.9525779°
    Elevation:  2070 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Colfax, CA 2.42 miles
    • Alta Sierra, CA 5.44 miles
    • Dutch Flat, CA 7.84 miles
    • Boston Ravine, CA 8.02 miles
    • Grass Valley, CA 8.18 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9965639°
    Longitude:  -120.9760532°
    Elevation:  1903 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 2.48 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.25 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 5.82 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 7.26 miles
    • Colfax, CA 7.30 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9732307°
    Longitude:  -121.0127217°
    Elevation:  1736 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 1.98 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 4.71 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.16 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 5.20 miles
    • Colfax, CA 9.37 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9632308°
    Longitude:  -121.0243886°
    Elevation:  1631 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 2.61 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 3.80 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 5.13 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.55 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 8.50 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.971564°
    Longitude:  -121.0393892°
    Elevation:  1814 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 2.24 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 3.60 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 4.79 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 6.12 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 8.42 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.8182335°
    Longitude:  -121.1377248°
    Elevation:  640 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Penryn, CA 2.90 miles
    • Loomis, CA 2.98 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 3.87 miles
    • Granite Bay, CA 4.05 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 5.61 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0419923°
    Longitude:  -121.3320918°
    Elevation:  125 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sheridan, CA 4.90 miles
    • Wheatland, CA 5.36 miles
    • Lincoln, CA 10.60 miles
    • Smartsville, CA 11.57 miles
    • Plumas Lake, CA 12.22 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0498951°
    Longitude:  -121.3160668°
    Elevation:  318 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sheridan, CA 5.81 miles
    • Wheatland, CA 6.37 miles
    • Smartsville, CA 10.92 miles
    • Lincoln, CA 11.01 miles
    • Penn Valley, CA 12.12 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.8679547°
    Longitude:  -121.1974492°
    Elevation:  650 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Penryn, CA 1.86 miles
    • Loomis, CA 3.23 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 3.48 miles
    • Lincoln, CA 5.39 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 5.72 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.8865654°
    Longitude:  -121.1960605°
    Elevation:  535 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Penryn, CA 2.78 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 3.49 miles
    • Loomis, CA 4.51 miles
    • Lincoln, CA 5.23 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 6.87 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.886565°
    Longitude:  -121.316064°
    Elevation:  141 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lincoln, CA 1.29 miles
    • Sheridan, CA 7.18 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 7.91 miles
    • Loomis, CA 8.01 miles
    • Penryn, CA 8.24 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.0095415°
    Longitude:  -121.0581797°
    Elevation:  1585 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Meadow Vista, CA 2.04 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 2.08 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 5.56 miles
    • Colfax, CA 8.45 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 8.69 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9559056°
    Longitude:  -121.0431916°
    Elevation:  1480 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 2.69 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 3.32 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 5.66 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.83 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 7.45 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9465644°
    Longitude:  -121.0910575°
    Elevation:  1434 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 1.16 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 5.29 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 5.50 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 6.69 miles
    • Penryn, CA 7.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.9615642°
    Longitude:  -121.0727237°
    Elevation:  1358 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • North Auburn, CA 2.15 miles
    • Meadow Vista, CA 3.86 miles
    • Lake of the Pines, CA 5.46 miles
    • Newcastle, CA 6.87 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 7.24 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.8882321°
    Longitude:  -121.1060576°
    Elevation:  896 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Newcastle, CA 1.76 miles
    • North Auburn, CA 3.25 miles
    • Penryn, CA 4.22 miles
    • Loomis, CA 6.58 miles
    • Auburn Lake Trails, CA 8.46 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.761568°
    Longitude:  -121.1743919°
    Elevation:  394 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 0.58 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 3.87 miles
    • Loomis, CA 4.25 miles
    • Folsom, CA 5.78 miles
    • Roseville, CA 6.16 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.7549015°
    Longitude:  -121.1460577°
    Elevation:  469 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 1.12 miles
    • Loomis, CA 5.24 miles
    • Rocklin, CA 5.43 miles
    • Folsom, CA 5.56 miles
    • El Dorado Hills, CA 5.89 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  38.7282354°
    Longitude:  -121.1693916°
    Elevation:  469 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Granite Bay, CA 2.44 miles
    • Folsom, CA 3.49 miles
    • Folsom Junction, CA 4.20 miles
    • Orangevale, CA 4.59 miles
    • El Dorado Hills, CA 5.54 miles