Top Dams in Washoe County, NV

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 44 dams in Washoe County, Nevada.

  • Boulder Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  40.8110111°
    Longitude:  -119.6838088°
    Elevation:  5843 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 20.43 miles
    • Empire, NV 24.18 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 41.54 miles
    • Litchfield, CA 47.30 miles
    • Likely, CA 51.66 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.8632331°
    Longitude:  -119.3360199°
    Elevation:  4012 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 14.66 miles
    • Empire, NV 19.87 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 51.27 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 63.34 miles
    • Sutcliffe, NV 64.61 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.855287°
    Longitude:  -119.3929718°
    Elevation:  3852 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nixon, NV 2.46 miles
    • Sutcliffe, NV 12.80 miles
    • Wadsworth, NV 16.34 miles
    • Fernley, NV 18.66 miles
    • Spanish Springs, NV 21.96 miles
  • Catnip Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  41.9165594°
    Longitude:  -119.466041°
    Elevation:  5804 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 35.46 miles
    • Plush, OR 40.90 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 43.03 miles
    • Denio, NV 43.04 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 43.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.2498964°
    Longitude:  -119.4343603°
    Elevation:  5272 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Eagleville, CA 35.68 miles
    • Gerlach, NV 41.55 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 42.89 miles
    • Empire, NV 46.83 miles
    • Lake City, CA 48.78 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.1648968°
    Longitude:  -119.824372°
    Elevation:  5131 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Eagleville, CA 18.40 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 31.00 miles
    • Likely, CA 35.63 miles
    • Lake City, CA 38.78 miles
    • Gerlach, NV 43.11 miles
  • Numana Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.7896728°
    Longitude:  -119.3488635°
    Elevation:  3924 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Nixon, NV 2.95 miles
    • Wadsworth, NV 11.29 miles
    • Fernley, NV 13.57 miles
    • Sutcliffe, NV 17.35 miles
    • Spanish Springs, NV 21.39 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.8565597°
    Longitude:  -119.4893744°
    Elevation:  5653 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 34.07 miles
    • Lake City, CA 40.31 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 41.92 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 42.58 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 42.60 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.5949017°
    Longitude:  -119.7710339°
    Elevation:  3898 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 22.16 miles
    • Empire, NV 22.55 miles
    • Litchfield, CA 35.54 miles
    • Herlong, CA 36.60 miles
    • Patton Village, CA 37.31 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.9415592°
    Longitude:  -119.5343768°
    Elevation:  5413 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 32.22 miles
    • Plush, OR 37.58 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 39.35 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 39.36 miles
    • Lake City, CA 40.78 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.0082395°
    Longitude:  -119.7893612°
    Elevation:  6686 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sutcliffe, NV 10.78 miles
    • Doyle, CA 16.70 miles
    • Herlong, CA 20.51 miles
    • Patton Village, CA 21.40 miles
    • Chilcoot, CA 23.59 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.8199002°
    Longitude:  -119.531026°
    Elevation:  4505 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 14.83 miles
    • Empire, NV 19.56 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 45.87 miles
    • Litchfield, CA 54.13 miles
    • Herlong, CA 56.49 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.5982279°
    Longitude:  -119.7277099°
    Elevation:  5666 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Cedarville, CA 23.53 miles
    • Lake City, CA 25.45 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 27.99 miles
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 28.38 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 40.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.6765604°
    Longitude:  -119.9293846°
    Elevation:  6138 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Lake City, CA 15.03 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 16.21 miles
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 17.10 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 26.70 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 28.91 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.9798917°
    Longitude:  -119.7877189°
    Elevation:  4662 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 20.44 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 26.18 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 26.18 miles
    • Plush, OR 30.41 miles
    • Lakeview, OR 32.05 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.5915685°
    Longitude:  -119.7560334°
    Elevation:  3888 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 21.43 miles
    • Empire, NV 21.75 miles
    • Litchfield, CA 36.17 miles
    • Herlong, CA 36.82 miles
    • Patton Village, CA 37.55 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.8132257°
    Longitude:  -119.9293873°
    Elevation:  6237 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 11.88 miles
    • Lake City, CA 18.94 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 22.62 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 22.67 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 23.32 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.1065643°
    Longitude:  -119.5043607°
    Elevation:  5581 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 32.39 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 34.93 miles
    • Empire, NV 37.65 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 45.36 miles
    • Lake City, CA 52.32 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.8048929°
    Longitude:  -119.8510515°
    Elevation:  6027 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 15.93 miles
    • Lake City, CA 21.95 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 25.30 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 26.36 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 26.41 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.7165602°
    Longitude:  -119.8910511°
    Elevation:  5791 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 16.69 miles
    • Lake City, CA 17.57 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 19.50 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 28.30 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 28.36 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.824893°
    Longitude:  -119.8010503°
    Elevation:  5715 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 18.20 miles
    • Lake City, CA 24.87 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 28.02 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 28.05 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 28.06 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.9182258°
    Longitude:  -119.7543836°
    Elevation:  5394 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 20.81 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 28.36 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 28.38 miles
    • Lake City, CA 30.50 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 34.49 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9732396°
    Longitude:  -119.8176951°
    Elevation:  5384 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sutcliffe, NV 11.61 miles
    • Doyle, CA 15.61 miles
    • Herlong, CA 20.48 miles
    • Chilcoot, CA 20.94 miles
    • Patton Village, CA 21.27 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.9482323°
    Longitude:  -119.3876884°
    Elevation:  4291 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Gerlach, NV 20.57 miles
    • Empire, NV 25.85 miles
    • Eagleville, CA 45.64 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 57.24 miles
    • Lake City, CA 64.46 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.6618615°
    Longitude:  -118.4037507°
    Elevation:  3875 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fallon, NV 23.78 miles
    • Lovelock, NV 35.95 miles
    • Fernley, NV 45.28 miles
    • Silver Springs, NV 46.94 miles
    • Wadsworth, NV 46.95 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.7582265°
    Longitude:  -119.8843851°
    Elevation:  6129 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 15.46 miles
    • Lake City, CA 18.92 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 21.75 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 26.71 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 26.77 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  40.3221258°
    Longitude:  -119.9960397°
    Elevation:  4623 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Herlong, CA 14.35 miles
    • Patton Village, CA 15.06 miles
    • Litchfield, CA 21.02 miles
    • Doyle, CA 21.11 miles
    • Milford, CA 22.42 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.9248925°
    Longitude:  -119.7093822°
    Elevation:  5860 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Fort Bidwell, CA 23.16 miles
    • New Pine Creek, CA 30.56 miles
    • New Pine Creek, OR 30.58 miles
    • Lake City, CA 32.62 miles
    • Plush, OR 35.07 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  41.0948971°
    Longitude:  -119.8527056°
    Elevation:  4826 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Eagleville, CA 20.52 miles
    • Cedarville, CA 34.30 miles
    • Likely, CA 35.16 miles
    • Gerlach, NV 40.18 miles
    • Lake City, CA 42.30 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.9515735°
    Longitude:  -119.7876938°
    Elevation:  5256 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Sutcliffe, NV 9.92 miles
    • Doyle, CA 17.55 miles
    • Cold Springs, NV 21.26 miles
    • Spanish Springs, NV 21.33 miles
    • Chilcoot, CA 21.48 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.239908°
    Longitude:  -119.9243544°
    Elevation:  6398 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Incline Village, NV 2.72 miles
    • Crystal Bay, NV 4.37 miles
    • Kings Beach, CA 5.47 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 6.78 miles
    • Carnelian Bay, CA 8.48 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1726807°
    Longitude:  -119.9072539°
    Elevation:  7828 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Glenbrook, NV 6.01 miles
    • Crystal Bay, NV 6.36 miles
    • Incline Village, NV 6.47 miles
    • Carson City, NV 7.52 miles
    • Logan Creek Estates, NV 7.58 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.1949087°
    Longitude:  -119.8676848°
    Elevation:  7546 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Carson City, NV 5.79 miles
    • Incline Village, NV 6.85 miles
    • Crystal Bay, NV 7.61 miles
    • New Empire, NV 7.70 miles
    • Stewart, NV 7.98 miles
  • Derby Dam (Dam)
    Icon Latitude:  39.5865789°
    Longitude:  -119.4476764°
    Elevation:  4209 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Wadsworth, NV 9.23 miles
    • Fernley, NV 10.53 miles
    • Spanish Springs, NV 14.48 miles
    • Stagecoach, NV 15.22 miles
    • Sparks, NV 16.64 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.2932416°
    Longitude:  -119.9276898°
    Elevation:  8317 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Incline Village, NV 3.78 miles
    • Crystal Bay, NV 6.19 miles
    • Kings Beach, CA 6.54 miles
    • Tahoe Vista, CA 7.56 miles
    • Floriston, CA 8.61 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4682441°
    Longitude:  -119.8210242°
    Elevation:  4829 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Reno, NV 3.62 miles
    • Reno, NV 4.26 miles
    • Sparks, NV 5.87 miles
    • Mogul, NV 6.42 miles
    • Sun Valley, NV 9.17 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.248244°
    Longitude:  -119.7510156°
    Elevation:  5328 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • New Empire, NV 4.94 miles
    • Carson City, NV 5.90 miles
    • Silver City, NV 6.01 miles
    • Virginia City, NV 6.89 miles
    • Dayton, NV 8.49 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.4815802°
    Longitude:  -119.462676°
    Elevation:  5394 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Stagecoach, NV 8.82 miles
    • Silver Springs, NV 13.50 miles
    • Wadsworth, NV 14.13 miles
    • Fernley, NV 14.23 miles
    • Virginia City, NV 15.52 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5015772°
    Longitude:  -119.8776947°
    Elevation:  4760 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Reno, NV 1.70 miles
    • Mogul, NV 2.71 miles
    • Reno, NV 3.92 miles
    • Verdi, NV 6.03 miles
    • Sparks, NV 7.05 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5332437°
    Longitude:  -119.8510267°
    Elevation:  4770 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Reno, NV 1.25 miles
    • Reno, NV 2.00 miles
    • Mogul, NV 4.22 miles
    • Sparks, NV 5.24 miles
    • Golden Valley, NV 5.83 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5432435°
    Longitude:  -119.8660275°
    Elevation:  4993 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Reno, NV 2.10 miles
    • Reno, NV 2.94 miles
    • Mogul, NV 3.79 miles
    • Golden Valley, NV 5.41 miles
    • Sun Valley, NV 6.04 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5415772°
    Longitude:  -119.829359°
    Elevation:  4682 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Reno, NV 1.17 miles
    • West Reno, NV 2.16 miles
    • Sparks, NV 4.11 miles
    • Sun Valley, NV 4.73 miles
    • Golden Valley, NV 5.11 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5482436°
    Longitude:  -119.8460265°
    Elevation:  4862 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • Reno, NV 2.15 miles
    • West Reno, NV 2.30 miles
    • Golden Valley, NV 4.76 miles
    • Mogul, NV 4.88 miles
    • Sun Valley, NV 4.99 miles
  • Icon Latitude:  39.5415771°
    Longitude:  -119.8460265°
    Elevation:  4764 ft.
    Nearest Cities
    • West Reno, NV 1.84 miles
    • Reno, NV 1.91 miles
    • Mogul, NV 4.68 miles
    • Sparks, NV 5.00 miles
    • Golden Valley, NV 5.21 miles