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History of Goronyo Dam
Goronyo Dam was established in 1992.
Built by Federal Government in 1992.
Enclosing the Rima River in Goronyo, this is a major reservoir important in controlling floods and releasing water in the dry season for the surrounding areas.
This is a very safe location.
What To Bring
Before heading to Goronyo Dam, here are some helpful things to take along with you:
This 21m high sand-filled dam is an important structure that provides irrigation for farmers, prevents floods in the surrounding villages.
The view from the top is a must-see. The contrast between the blue river on one side, and the arid land on the other is a marvel and shows the best of man and nature collaboration. The villages around are quite receptive to foreigners so you don't be surprised to find yourself on camel back riding and making friends with the kids.
Most common visitors
Adventurers, tourists, and engineers.
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