The Lanzhou waterwheel reading extensively garden, on August 26, 2005, is honored as “the waterwheel” Lanzhou has built up a waterwheel reading extensively garden, has reappeared the magnificent picture which more than 50 years ago the Yellow River both banks waterwheel stands in great numbers. Lanzhou waterwheel reading extensively garden located at hundred mile Yellow River character and style line Bin River east road Yellow River Nanan. East continually neutral butment, sports park; West fetches the bride scenic spots and so on level, Lanzhou port, Zhongshanqiao, white Tashan park. The Lanzhou waterwheel reading extensively garden by the waterwheel garden, the waterwheel square, the cultural square three parts is composed, is a development waterwheel culture theme park.
Old is Yongzhou Gansu provincial capital Lanzhou. Located in the upper Yellow River, located in the geographical center of China, between latitude 32 ° 31 '~ 42 ° 57', longitude 92 ° 13 '~ 108 ° 46' between. It is the east, Shaanxi, Qinghai, Sichuan controlled South, West Hill Xinjiang, brief Inner Mongolia, Ningxia, is the ancient Silk Road of the key sections of land and gold, and with the Mongolian border, it was like a magnificent gem, set in central China the Loess Plateau, Qinghai and Inner Mongolia plateau, something more than 1,600 kilometers meandering, aspect 453,700 square kilometers, accounting for 4.72% of the total area. Population 26 million (968 million in 1949), Han, Hui, Tibetan, Dongxiang, Yugu, Baoan, Mongolian, Kazak, Tu, Salar, Manchu and other ethnic groups. Among them, the Dongxiang, Yugur, Bonan is a minority of Gansu.