Lago Caonillas

Lago Caonillas was built in 1948 by the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority as a reservoir from which to source hydroelectricity.


Positioned on the island of Puerto Rico, near Florida, Lago Caonillas happily welcomes local customers and vacationers who are rooming on this part of the island or nearby. Whether or not you're staying very close, you should consider dropping by to check it out. It's 3.2 miles east of Utuado.

Nearby Restaurants

Visitors to this lake will have no problem finding a meal, since you can find a wide variety of restaurants in this general area. Casa Grande Cafe, which serves Creole meals, is also the closest restaurant to this lake. The dining establishment is a slight distance off, but removed enough that you will probably want to arrange for having some mode of transportation to visit there. Aquarium Seafood and Acuarium Sea Food Restaurant are some of the additional refreshment choices nearby where visitors will be able to enjoy the local foods and culture of Puerto Rico.

Nearby Attractions

Active travelers that enjoy lakes, and would like to see others, should consider seeing Lago Vivi and Lago Dos Bocas; the first and closest of which is 2.9 miles to the south west of Lago Caonillas. Other nearby attractions include Complejo Recreativo Angel Lile Medina, which is three miles away Utuado. Furthermore, you can think about heading to Bosque Estatal De Río Abajo, which is another nearby attraction.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Attractions Near Lago Caonillas
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Complejo Recreativo Angel Lile Medina -- 3.1 mi. (0.5 km) W Utuado
Bosque Estatal De Río Abajo -- 6.6 mi. (7.5 km) NW 4.7 mi. North of Utuado
Casa Canales Museum Museum 7.3 mi. (16.6 km) SE 10.3 mi. East-Southeast of Utuado
Taino Indian Ceremonial Center Historic Site 8.2 mi. (8.2 km) WNW 5.1 mi. West-Northwest of Utuado

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