Shimen Reservoir was built in 1969, impounded in 1973 and completed in 1979. It was once the highest double-curvature arch dam in China. Reservoir, with irrigation function as its main function, has the functions of power generation and aquatic products, and is an important source of rich and beautiful Hanzhong Basin.
Shimen Reservoir is located in Hanzhong City, Shaanxi Province. It belongs to the middle reaches of the Baohe River. It is a large-scale reservoir with irrigation as its main purpose, giving consideration to power generation, flood control and fish culture. The reservoir dam is arched between the two mountains. The pivotal project consists of arch dam, river-bed power station, the head of the East and west main canals and the counter-regulating pond.
It is in the same place as the Shimen Trestle Road Scenic Area. The dam is 88 meters high and mainly irrigated, giving consideration to power generation and fish farming. Climbing from the scenic spot to the dam and taking a cruise boat to enjoy the lake and mountain scenery, it's very enjoyable! __________
Humanistic Scenic Spot. Historic Scenic Spot. Shuili scenic spot. It's worth visiting. Shimen Trestle Road Scenic Spot is a 4A class scenic spot with irrigation as the main part and power generation tourism as a whole. This is the birthplace of the Hanjia and the reputation of the Chinese Jubao basin.
Shimen Reservoir, located in Hanzhong City, is a unique scenic line with Baoxie Trestle Day. The ticket price of the scenic spot of the reservoir is not cheap, reaching 120 yuan in peak season. The Shimen Reservoir must pass through the Shimen Tunnel, which is very characteristic and ancient and quiet. The shape of the reservoir is grand and magnificent, and the water of the dam is flowing into the Hanjiang River.
Wolong Yuzhuang in front of Shimen Reservoir is delicious and full of weight.
Beautiful environment, fresh air, beautiful mountains and rivers.