Originally Posted by Mr.Boss
How was the water level during your trip?
The gates of Sholayar were closed and we did not go on top of the dam. We did visit Sholayar backwaters and it was quiet good.
Athirapally and Vazachal had decent amount of water, though Athirapally was not close to the photos that I had seen online. End-August might be the perfect time to visit Athirapally.
Attaching couple of photos of Vazachal and Athirapally when we visited.