Trek to Kudremukha - [27th -28th August 2016] - Registration is ON

About Kudremukha:
Kudremukh National Park is spread partly over the thick hilly forests near the coastal plains on the western portion and the shola vegetation on the Western Ghats uplands, covering parts of 3 districts, viz., Chickmagalur, Udupi and Dakshina Kannada. The Kudremukh peak by which the National Park derived its name, is the highest elevation at 1892 meters.

Special features of Kudremukh National Park (KNP)

KNP is made of steep hills and valleys. The hills, which bear the brunt of the severe monsoon wind, preclude any tree growth as a result the landscape is covered with grass. The valleys which are tucked in, have reasonable protection from wind and a deep soil profile, as a result of which stunted evergreen forests exist creating an unique microclimate, rich with mosses, orchids, etc. The whole scenery of grassland interspersed with narrow strips of forests provide a fantastic vista for a trekker. The totally fresh air and the climb up and down, invigorates the body and soothes the soul. During the trek, one can view and study several wildlife species of plants, birds, reptiles, amphibians, butterflies, insects, etc.




Difficulty level

Moderate to Difficult

Approx Temperature

20 - 27 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.


Toilets Only at Base Camp. Hotwater etc, as Per Availability.


Basic Veg Meals (2 Breakfasts, Evening Tea Snacks, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner)


Non A/c. Depending on number of participants it can be Tavera/Qualis, Tempo Traveller, MiniBus, Bus, others.

Distance from Bangalore

340 kms (one way)

Total trekking distance

20 - 22 kms approx.


Beautiful landscape

Tentative Schedule:
Friday:        15th July 2016
09:30 PM -  Pick-up from BMC, Indiranagar 80ft Road
09:45 PM -  
Pick-up from Garuda Mall, Magrath road
10:00 PM - 
 Pick-up from New Shanthi Sagar hotel, Domlur

Saturday:  16
th July 2016
06:00AM    Reach Kudremukh National Park

               Have breakfast, Avail permission
               Reach Base camp, Leave extra luggage
09:00AM   Start trekking to Kudremukh Peak
               Trek 20KM both ways. Have packed lunch on the way
06:00PM    Reach base camp, Campfire (Optional) - Dinner

Sunday:    17th July 2016
08:00AM    Have breakfast, Start from KNP
               Visit nearby waterfall for relaxation dip. Have lunch (Self-sponsored) on the way
02:00PM    Start back to Bangalore.
10:00PM     Reach back to Bangalore

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


Suggested things to carry:
-- One back pack
-- Water bottles 2 litres
-- Change of clothes for two days
-- Sunscreen & sunglasses
-- Toiletries (Shampoo, towel, toothpaste, tissue paper, etc.)
-- Allergy medication (if any)
-- Energy food like chocolate, nutribars etc (If you wish)
-- Juice packs, Glucon-D etc. (If you wish)
-- Mosquito Repellent Cream
-- Torches with new batteries
-- Camera (Optional)
-- Rain coat (Just in case)

Read our
Cancellation Policy, just in case you have to cancel participation
Read our Refund Policy, in case we are forced to cancel this event

Important points to be noted before registering

Participation Fees: Rs.3200.00

Above charges include: Forest dept charges, Non A/C Transport, Accommodation, Veg Meals, first aid kit, Guide charges and miscellaneous.
Above charges does not include:
Detour, emergency evacuation or medication other than first aid. Food on the way i.e., Sunday - Lunch and Dinner

Payment options:
Click here to see various methods of making payment for BMC event registration

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