Kelaghgh dam is the most beautiful dam on Chhinda river in Simdega. It is situated at a distance of 4 km from district H.Q. The lovely waterdam is surrounded by multiple hills which attracts tourists very much. The district administration is providing the facility of motor boating and parasailing. There is a plateau in Kelaghagh dam where a small and beautiful park exists. At Kelaghagh dam the construction of hotel is going on where the tourists can avail the lodging and fooding facility. Simdega Notified area committee is making supply of drinking water to simdega town from kelaghagh dam.
How to Reach:
If you are planning to reach Kelaghagh dam through the air route then the nearest airport is in Ranchi. The total distance between Ranchi and Kelaghagh dam is about 150 km. This major airport is well connected to all the major cities of India. From the airport, tourists can hire taxi / bus and can reach Kelaghagh dam.
The nearest railways are located in Rourkela, Orissa, which is 70 kilometers from Kelaghagh dam and 150 km from Ranchi Railway Station.
Kelaghagh dam is about 03 K.M from simdega.