The Puganoor Lake is an artificial lake which was constructed to enhance the beauty of the place and attract tourists. Puganoor Lake is the biggest tourist attraction in Yelagiri. Having an area of 56.70 square metre, the lake is situated in the centre of Yelagiri hills. The lake and the boating facility are maintained by the Yelagiri Hill development and Tourism Promotion Society.
The lake has boating and rowing facility which gives tourist the pleasure to enjoy the scenic beauty of hills at leisurely place. There is a beautiful garden close by where people can sit and enjoy the beauty of the lake. There is a fountain and a children’s park installed in the garden. There is also an open space where different species of birds that come for their feed can be found. Thus, the place is truly for the nature lover.