Çubuk-29 Dam Recreation Area, which was inaugurated by Ankara Metropolitan Mayor Mansur Yavaş on the 97th anniversary of the 1 October Republic Day, becomes a frequent destination for the people of the Capital with the arrival of spring. Offering a visual feast day and night with its natural beauties, the dam is one of the places preferred by citizens to open their fast-breaking fasts in a clean, safe and peaceful environment during Ramadan.
The Çubuk-1 Dam Recreation Area, which was completely renovated and put into service years later, continues to be a frequent destination for the residents of the Capital.
With the arrival of the spring months and the beginning of the month of Ramadan, Çubuk-1 Dam is at the top of the venue preferences of the citizens, who carry the iftar tables to the recreation areas and parks of the Metropolitan Municipality, especially on the weekends.
The dam, which also started to hold water; It hosts a visual feast day and night with its renewed surroundings, Atatürk House, events, promenade and green areas, greenhouse, sports field and natural beauties.
CLEAN, PEACEFUL AND SAFE ENVIRONMENT
With its historical importance and proximity to the center, the dam has a total area of 423 thousand square meters; It also provides a clean, peaceful and safe environment for the residents of the Capital with its parking lot, picnic tables, sports and walking areas, bicycle paths and playgrounds special for children.
Citizens who prefer to have their fast-breaking meals at Çubuk-1 Dam during Ramadan summarize their happiness after years of spending time with their families with these words:
Mirac Yilmaz: “I am 9 years old, I loved this place. We travel and play ball.”
Birsen Yalcin: “We came with my wife before, and now we brought our mothers. We really liked it. We recommend it to everyone. No need to go far, a place close to Ankara. A place to come and see.”
Oguzhan Cubuk: “We normally take a tent holiday in many regions of Ankara and Turkey. We came here with our child. It's a beautiful place, clean and neat. God bless our President. This place has turned into a paradise compared to its old self. I recommend it to everyone in Ankara.”
Meltem Rod: “They were talking very badly about this place before, but when we arrived, we saw that it had turned into a completely different place. We are here every weekend, from morning to evening. It's a beautiful place where everyone can get hurt, with clean toilets. A very good place to breathe.”
Oktay Gunalan: “I'm 59 years old, this is a place we came to when we were kids. Thanks to our President Mansur, he re-established this place for us. We are very happy."
Murat Ayan: “The park is really beautiful, there is a lot of effort here. We would like to thank Mr. Mansur Yavaş. It was a park far above our expectations.”
Ibrahim Karakas: “The weather was beautiful, we wanted to evaluate it and came here for iftar. We've been here before, but today it's very crowded.”
Oguz Akay: “We came here to have a picnic and open our iftar. Thanks to the Ankara Metropolitan Municipality, the dam built by Atatürk was restored and put into service. We come every chance we get, we thank our President.”
Emel Boztepe: “We had iftar with my family. Our first time here, we loved it. I came here 10 years ago, there was just a tiny puddle. It's officially a forest now. I especially liked the security issue, it is a very decent and beautiful place.”
Ismail Cevik: “I've been here a few times before, so now I always prefer this place. We really thank our President Mansur for creating such a space for us. There aren't even any butts on the floor, it's a really clean and safe place.”