The Kanher Dam, is an earthfill and gravity dam on Venna river near Satara district in state of Maharashtra in India. The Kanher dam is Built in 1986 on Venna river, 10.10 TMC . it is very beautiful spot to visit. The main purpose of dam is to provide hydroelectricity with some irrigation facilities in neighbouring areas.
The Kanher valley and Kanher dam irrigates the upper parts of Satara district. just downstream of the town of Medha. The dam is situated about 8 Kms from Satara city