Krkonose – Spindleruv Mlyn Labska reservoir
Labska dam is the first valley from the source reservoir to the Labe River, is situated at an altitude of 694 meters, and is an impressive water works at the entrance of Spindleruv Mlyn.
Like reservoir Les Kralovstvi / Tesnov dam was being built because of the catastrophic floods in 1897 that caused massive damage throughout the valley of the Labe. Since then securely protects the perennial rains, sudden melting of snow and regulates the flow of the river Labe.
Masonry arch dam is 154 meters long and 41 meters high. It is also interesting because,
in the wall of the dam at the outlet shows the emblem with the initials RC (Czechoslovak Republic), which replaced a few years after the coup in 1926, the initials of the Emperor Franz Joseph.
In recent years, underwent reconstruction of the dam, especially in its upper part.
The quay next to the road to the parking lot, thence running along the opposite bank to Spindleruv Mlyn marked tourist path through the woods for walking and cycling.
Below the dam can be used adrenaline bypass the dam.
At a height of 30 feet hanging on the rope, run the pulley on, sit back in a long valley seat 125m
Interesting experience from a trip to Spindleruv Mlyn for children and adults
Distance in kilometers:
Svovoda nad Upou – Labe Reservoir 33 kilometers, about 32min. car
Janske Lazne – Labe Reservoir 31 kilometers, about 30min. car
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