Fishing Destination, Pong Dam Lake, Himachal Pradesh
Maharana Pratap Sagar in India also known as Pong Dam Lake was created in 1975, by building the highest earthfill dam in India on the Beas River. The Pong Dam Lake are the most important fishing reservoirs in himalayan foothills of Himachal Pradesh. These reservoirs are the leading sources of Fishing Destination with in the Himalayan states.
The Pong Dam lake, Himachal Pradesh is hub for Fishing/Angling Destination. The Pong Dam Lake Wetlands/Backwaters supports more fresh water species. A wide variety of commercially viable fish such as Mahseer , Catla, Singhara, Rohu, Mrigal and others in The Pong Dam Lake reservoir and its tributaries , commercial fishing was encouraged as an important not only to provide employment to fisherman’s but also to promote Eco-Tourism.
( Mahseer angling in the Pong Dam Lake is said to be the only one of its kind in the country )
Best Month For Fishing Destination, Pong Dam Lake, Himachal Pradesh is from September to April .
To enjoy this Fishing destination and for EcoStay in this place there is Eco tourism unit opened by the name- The Pong Eco Village , which has intacted its village and forest roots within the unit. All the organic vegetables grown within the unit can be relished .Fishing rods are readily available in the pong eco village where one can enjoy fishing/angling at the walking distance of hardly 5 minutes walk from Pong Dam Lake.
Website – www.thepongecovillage.com
Mail ID – firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook page – The Pong Eco Village