The district of Tehri Garhwal is one of the largest districts in the Indian state of Uttarakhand. New Tehri is situated 110 Kms from Dehradun and 300 Kms from New Delhi. New Tehri itself is a modern town now spread over an altitude from 1,550 mts to 1,950 mts above sea level. Tourists come to New Tehri to see the Tehri Dam which is one of the World’s largest hydroelectric projects harnessing waters of two important rivers of the Himalayas namely Bhagirathi and Bhilangana. Lake which has now come up provides a hundred opportunities to the adventure lovers and employment to local people. Government is planning to have all sorts of water sports like Scuba Diving, Angling, Canocing, Rowing, Boating, Water scooter, speed Boating, Rafting, Kayaking, House Boat, Cruise boating at Tehri Lake.