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Soyangho Lake (Inje Section) (소양호-인제)

  • Soyangho Lake (Inje Section) (소양호-인제)

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Address
Nam-myeon, Inje-gun, Gangwon-do
강원 인제군 남면
Type
Lakes/ Rivers/ Caves
Inquiries
- 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
- For more info: +82-33-241-9251 (Korean)
Homepage
tour.inje.go.kr (Korean only)
  • Information
    Introduction
    Soyangho Lake (소양호), one of the biggest manmade lakes in Korea, along with Chungjuho Lake (충주호), was created in 1973 when the world’s fourth largest dam, Soyang Dam, standing 123 meters high, was constructed. The 60-kilometer watercourse connecting Chuncheon and Inje is a route along which you can enjoy the beautiful hills and streams of Naeseorak. In the Inje section, upstream of the lake, there are various species of fish such as carp, crusian, leather carp, mandarin fish and pond smelt, attracting many tourists and fisherman. Fishing spots are found in areas such as Gunchukgyo Bridge, Bupyeong, Gwandae-ri, and Sangsunaeri Fishing Pier. Also, from December and March when a portion of the lake near Gunchukgyo Bridge freezes, you can bore holes through the ice sheet and enjoy ice-fishing for pond smelt.



    Parking Facilities
    2 sectors, 165 car parking lot

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