Peak also known by the name ‘Pushpagiri’ lies in the backdrop of ancient shrine of Kukke Subramanya. ‘Giri’ in Kannada means Peak. Kumara Parvata is the third tallest peak in Karnataka, Mullianagiri in Chickmaglur being the tallest and Thadiyendamol in Coorg being the second tallest. The peak, almost always playing ‘hide and seek’ with the clouds, is one of the most beautiful sections of the
Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary or
Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary is one of the
most popular wildlife sanctuaries in south India. Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary
houses a number of endangered and rare species of animals. Some of the
animals found here are leopard, panther, sambhar, spotted deer, cheetal,
panther and 250 species of birds. The Kabini Wildlife Sanctuary is
considered as one of the best bird sanctuaries in India.
Rajiv Gandhi National Park (Nagarahole):Located in the Kodagu and Mysore districts is a fresh, green world rich in forests, little streams, undulating valleys and facintanig waterfalls.The Nagahole National Park. A perfect get-away for nature-lovers. Deriving its name from Kannada,’Naga’ meaning snake and ‘hole’ Referring to streams, Nagarahole is truly a delightful spot, bubbling with the activity of some of the most magnificent animals and trees. Rosewood, teak, Sandal, silver oak the deep, fresh aroma of these trees mingling with the sounds of the wildlife –ah! A perfect holiday treat. No wonder this was also an exclusive hunting preserve of the erstwhile rulers of Mysore.
Renamed as the "Rajiv Gandhi National Park", Nagarhole National Park, 643.30 sq. km, is part of the 5500 sq km Nilgiri Biosphere Reserve. It is located in the districts of Kodagu & Mysore. This is easily the best habitat for the Asian Elephant. Tigers & leopards roam in this forest. Over 250 species of birds have been identified in this park which lies at the foothills of the towering Western Ghats Mountain Range.
Distance: Kumar Parvata Trek 14-15 Kms approx. (one way)
Difficulty level: High
|20th Dec 2007||10:00 PM
Meet up at "Symphony Theater - MG Road, Bangalore"
10:30 PM Start from Bangalore.
|21st Dec 2007||
Reach Base camp,
10.00 AM Trek to Kumara Parvata
01.00 PM Finish lunch
08.00 PM Reach Setup Tents Campfire, Dinner
|22nd Dec 2007||
08.00 AM Start from Kumara Parvata
01.30 PM Reach base
03.00 PM Finish lunch, Start to Kabini Camp Site
06.00 PM Reach Kabini Camp Site
08:00PM Barbeque, Campfire, Dinner.
|23rd Dec 2007||
09.30AM Coracling in backwater.
12.00 PM Lunch time
03.00 PM Visit the Nagarhole National Park
04.30 PM Head back to Bangalore
Participation Fees: Rs.
Above charges includes: 2Breakfast,2Lunch, 2Dinner, Guard, Boat charges, accommodation charges, tent, sleeping bag, Forest Office and Trek guide, First aid, Jungle safari
Above charges does not includes: lunch, dinner on the way
Please deposit Cheque/Cash to transfer online to follow Bank Account or Swipe your Credit Card at below address before registering for this event:
|Bank Name||Axis Bank|
|Account Holder||Bangalore Mountaineering Club|
|Bank Account Number||300010100030913|
|Address||Gokulam, #1310, 6th Cross, 10th main,
HAL 3rd Stage ext, Bangalore - 560008.
Terms and Conditions:
1. Registration on First come First serve basis.
2. No Cancellation will be accepted. (No refund)
3. Need Advance payment for confirmation of registration. No on the spot payment will be accepted.
4. Consumption of alcohol is STRICTLY not allowed.
5. We are providing basic facilities, please do not expect luxury.
6. No facility of restrooms at Kabini Camp Site, one can use natural resources.
7. We will try our best to make it safe for all age group people, we expect people not to try extra adventure.
8. is Leading this trek, for any clarification call him at or email us at [email protected]
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