The Asprokremmos Dam Revisited

Published 15th of March, 2019

The Asprokremmos Reservoir has been full for a while now. Just over a week ago we visited the dam as it was beginning to overflow. Today we returned for another look...

There She Blows!

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This is much better than the trickle we witnessed the last time we were here.

A Lone Fisherman

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I arrived at the dam this morning at about 8:30AM. It was deserted, but I was soon joined by this chap who fancied a spot of fishing. He thought my 360 camera on a selfie stick was a fishing rod, and was puzzled why I was trying to fish in the overspill area. I quickly explained to him that it was in fact a camera.

The Asprokremmos Is Full

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There it is, in all its glory. Incidentally, if you are wondering what all the fuss is about, have a look at the blog we wrote in 2016 - Should We Be Worried About Our Water? And the reservoir got a lot more empty than that before filling up again.

Distant Foinikas

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Looking down the reservoir, I can see that Foinikas is getting a bit yellow, but is not yet in bloom. That will be an adventure for another day...

Alternative viewpoint

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If you want to avoid the crowds (though at 8:30 I more or less had the place to myself) walk through the trees to the left of the dam and you will find some good vantage points.

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