Satpara Lake, Skardu

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Satpara Lake is a natural lake near Skardu, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan, which supplies water to Skardu Valley. It is fed by the Satpara Stream.Satpara Lake is situated at an elevation of 2,636 meters above sea level and is spread over an area of 2.5 km².The completion of Satpara Dam downstream of the lake has enlarged the size of Satpara Lake.Physical Features The melting ice of the Deosai plains are main source of water for the lake. The lake is centered with an area of 2.5 km with airy-tale picturesque island.
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  • The lake was most natural and beautiful when it was lake but now it is converted into dam which minimized its beauty. But still it is a must see place for a tourist  more »
  • Lake Satpara is a natural lake near Skardu, which provides water to the Skardu valley. It is located at an altitude of 2,600 meters and the completion of the dam downstream of the lake has enlarged its size.
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  • Such a gorgeous little lake - or dam? Didn’t hike down because it was an insanely hot day but from the road it looked like someone had painted the floor with shades of blue. Wish I could have stayed l...  more »
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