The lake side park called "amora gedel" has very pretty views across the lake and the mountains beyond . it bears its name after the flock of pelicans , marabou’s stork , hammer kop , kingfisher and other bird soaring over the ground of the lake shore in search of fish lift over. boats can be hired from local boat service providers based at the shore of the lake to visit the lake and surroundings , hippos as well as wetland bords.