Mingde Reservoir Workstation is located at Mingde Village in Touwu Township, Miaoli County, and its original name is Houlong Reservoir. The affluent of Houlong River, LaotianLiao River (also called Mingde River) flows through it, and it is the main water source of the reservoir.
The lake water in Mingde Reservoir is very clear with mountains surrounding the reservoir. There are three small islands in the watershed- Yuanyang Island, Rihsin Island, and Haitang island. They all have different features and are very famous attractions. Yachts are provided in the area for visitors’ sight-seeing. In addition, Mingde Reservoir was used to film the classical film, The Dull-Ice Flower.
Take Miaoli Motor Transportation (Route 5801) and get off the bus at Mingde Station. Then walk for about 7 minutes to reach the destination.