Mahodand Lake is a lake situated in the upper Ohio Valley a good ways off of around 40 km from Kalam, Swat District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa region of Pakistan. The lake is open by a four-wheel drive vehicle, and is frequently used for angling and sailing.
The Mahodand Lake lies at the lower regions of Hindu kush mountains at a rise of 2,865 m (9,400 ft), encompassed by the glades, mountains and thick backwoods. Correspondingly, the banks of Mahodand lake are secured by pines and fields that fill in as a campground throughout the late spring. The Mahodand lake is nourished by liquefying ice sheets and springs of the Hindu Kush mountain and offers ascend to Ushu Khwar, the real left tributary of the Swat River.
Throughout the winter, the Mahodand lake solidifies and is secured by substantial day off. In the summers, the bowl of the lake is encompassed by a sheet of elevated blossoms like geum, blue poppy, potentilla and gentian. Aside from it, the lake is circled by differing pinus species which fills in as dwelling place wild feathered creatures. Additionally, the lake contains flourishing trout angles, which outfit perfect open door for calculating, however getting is enabled distinctly to the authorized fishers.
Guests fish and camp at the lake. The waters of Mahodand lake are partitioned into a progression of little and huge streams, which once swarmed with dark colored and rainbow trout presented by the previous leader of Swat State. Over-angling by local people for every day salary, alongside the illicit utilization of angling strategies like electric shock, dynamiting, and huge nets, have essentially decreased the fish populace.