Satpara Lake

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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 (8,650 ft) 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.

 It is a key lake which supplies water for the town of Skardu, which is situated at 2,636 meters (8,650 feet). It is one of the most scenic lakes in Pakistan. The lake is spread over an area of 2.5 sq km. There is a story attached with this lake by local people that there is gold mine in the bottom of this lake that is why its water seems shining in the day time

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