Trek to Kottebetta, Coorg - [19th-20th November 2016] - Closed

 

About the place: Kotebetta is a mountain lying in Kodagu district of Karnataka. Having a height of 1620m above sea level, Kotebetta is the third highest mountain in Coorg after Tadiyandamol and Pushpagiri mountains. Kotebetta lies near to the border between the Dakshina Kannada and Coorg districts. The trek starting point is junction near by a bridge called Hattihole. The peak is at a distance of 10km from Hattihole. There is a Shiva temple on the base of Kotebetta. The trek trail passes through lot of coffee estates

Difficulty level  Moderate
Approx Temperature  Max 28 degrees C
Accommodation type
Depending on the availability:
a) If weather is good, we will prefer to camp out. Be noted its a place in middle of nowhere, NO restrooms are accessible (one has to be dependent on natural resources)
b) Dormitories: Ideally big room where people sleep in sleeping bags provided by us. There will be separate rooms for girls and guys.
Washrooms Only at base camp. Only toilets, difficult to get shower/hot water etc.
Food Basic Vegetarian food (2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner)
Transport Non A/c. Depending on number of participants it can be Tavera/Qualis, Tempo Traveler, Mini Bus, Bus, others.
Distance from Bangalore 270 KM (one way)
Total trekking distance 8 KM approx. (one way)
Attraction Greenery - The natural beauty of the place

Tentative Schedule:
Friday:      18
th November 2016
09:30PM    Pick up from BMC,
 Indiranagar
10:00PM    Pick up from New Shanthi Sagar Hotel, Domlur
10:15 PM   Pick up from Lifestyle, Magrath Road (Near Garuda Mall)
Saturday: 19th November 2016
05:30AM    Reach base camp - 
Freshen up & Breakfast
09:30AM    Proceed to the trekking point (in vehicle for 35 km) to trek to Kotebetta Peak
11:00AM    Reach the peak - Explore the place - Rest - 
Have packed lunch
02:00PM    Trek down to base 

05:00PM    Reach the base - Proceed to the Base camp - Freshen up 

07:00PM    Enjoy Campfire - Have diner and retire for the day
Sunday:
   20th November 2016                                                                                                                        
08.00 AM   Freshen up, have breakfast
               Start back to Bangalore
Have self sponsored lunch on the way
In time reach Bangalore

Participation Fees: Rs.2900/-


Above charges include: Non-A/C Transport, Basic Vegetarian Meals(2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 tea/coffee and snacks, 1 Dinner), Accommodation, First-aid kit, Instructor charges & miscellaneous charges

Above charges does not include: Snacks or any other food on the way to Bangalore

Note: Drop points will be the same as pick-up points

Things to carry
-      Please carry one strong back-pack
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  2 liters water bottle
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  Head wear like Caps, hats or bandanas
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  Sunscreen lotion
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  Toiletries (Comb, shampoo, tissue paper, soap, toothbrush, etc.)
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  Small torch with new batteries
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  Shoes for trekking
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  Change of clothes enough for two days
-  Energy food such as Chocolates, Nutrition-bars, juice packs etc.

Payment options:
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Important points to be noted before registering

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For any clarification email us at [email protected] or call on 9611102222

BMC Office Address :

#472, 1st Floor,
80 Ft Main Road, HAL 2nd Stage,
Opp BSNL Telephone Exchange,
Landmark - Jeevan Bhima Nagar Main Rd.
Bangalore - 560 075

Call 99020 27262 for Inquires..