The Ridge is located in the heart of the Shimla town and offers mesmerising views of the mountain ranges. It is a large open space, which is connected to the Scandal Point in the west. The east side leads to Lakkar Bazaar where tourists can buy various wooden crafts. There is a huge water reservoir located in this site which supplies water in the town. A Summer Festival is held here in the month of May. Besides, various government functions and local celebrations during the eve of New Year are held in the Ridge. This place offers long walks in its beautiful surroundings. A beautiful church, library and numerous statues add attraction to this popular location.