Water Catchment Sanctuary is situated adjacent to
National Highway 22
and immediately north of Kufri
, which lies about 12 km east of Shimla
This sanctuary is home to rhesus macaque, common langur, yellow-throated marten, leopard, Indian muntjac, goral, porcupine and flying squirrel.
It is connected by a forest corridor to Chail Sanctuary in the south.