The Himalayan terrain is replete with lakes, rivers and waterfalls. Almost at every bent of the road you will encounter a waterfall or Beas with its many sub tributaries seems to travel along with you wherever you are traveling in Himachal. The perennial glaciers which have their base in the higher altitude feed these lakes and rivers. Chamera Lake situated in the Chamba district is actually a reservoir which is constructed on the river Ravi.
The Chamera Hydel Electric Project is one of the main hydel projects of Himachal Pradesh and the whole state is benefited likewise. The lake is well served by a network of roads which makes human communication possible throughout the area.
Chamera Lake provides irrigational facilities to the many villages that are scattered in and around Chamera Lake. For these villagers this lake is a source of sustenance with its natural water reserves. This lake is situated amidst verdant pine forests and lustrous valleys.
If you are visiting Chamba or Dalhousie, make sure to visit this spectacular lake. Water sports of varied kind are also practiced here. Sharpen your skill at river rafting or simply laze of with still water sports in the Chamera Lake.