Narsapur forest is 45 KM north from Hyderabad in the Medak district. spread between Gummadidala and Narsapur towns. This forest spans over 30sq km and has a mini-ghat section, thick forest, a hill, a large lake, a good number of birds, butterflies, varied flora and fauna and our ancestors (monkeys). Lately, this has become a hotspot for Telugu film shootings.
Trek Grade : Easy to Medium (4-5 hours of trekking in the forest) Things to do: Trekking, hill climbing, visit the lake, boating Cost: Rs 200 Route: start from Panjagutta - Ameerpet - Balanagar - Jeedimatla - Medak Road - Narsapur
Rules No smoking, No booze Don't litter
Transport Car pool based on no.of trekkers. ( those bringing cars will get petrol expense shared among the group)
Tentative Itinerary: 6.30 AM: Assemble at Big Cinema / Big Bazar - Gold Spot Ameerpet 7:00 AM: start for narsapur 8:00 AM: reach narsapur near Ayapa swamy temple 8:15.00 AM: briefing and introductions 08:30 AM - 12:30 PM Trek around in the jungle [masked] PM: Rest for lunch - back to cars 2.00 PM: Drive to the Narsapur lake 2:30 PM: Boating at Narsapur lake 4:00 PM: A walk and talk around the Lake 5.00 PM: Start for Hyderabad 6:00 PM: Reach Hyderabad
Things to Bring: Backpack/duck bag Swimming suit or Shorts Fruits/Vegetables/Chocolates/Munch bars/Snacks/LUNCH/ Raingear/Cap/Umbrella/Windcheaters Wear only sport/Trek shoes and loose tracks Wear long sleeves clothes to avoid injuries from bushes/shrubs/thorns Water Bottles - 2 Liters ( there is no water source) have your breakfast and carry packed Lunch no hotels nearby a mat/bed sheet for resting Band-aid/medications(if any)/Glucose - D Cameras to click kodak moments! Lots of energy and smiles
Documents valid Govt issued Identity Card for everyone Vehicle RC, driving license, insurance with pollution certificate, Helmet if on Bike * carry water bottles - 1 liters per person * wear loose light colored cotton tracks and sport shoes * Rain coat / Umbrella * Cameras to click kodak moments! * get fruits/juices/energy bar / something to munch on after and during the trek * A big smile, loads of energy and enthusiasm
RSVP Rules We have some members who just RSVP "Yes" for a meetup and never show up at the meetup. Such members who do not turn up are blocking a seat and are preventing and denying another member a good opportunity to participate Please respect the organizers time and efforts and cooperate. Do not do 'Yes' RSVP if you are not sure about attending. If you have a valid reason for not attending please inform the organizer 12 hours before the commencement of the trek and remove your RSVP. Organising Committee will take strict action against such members who do not show up after RSVPing 'Yes'. The Following Penalties will apply for No shows for all treks Ban on participation in further treks for 1 month for members who have 1 No show Ban on Participation in further treks for 3 months for members who have more then 2 No shows. Ban on Participation in further treks for 6 Months for members who have more then 3 No shows Permanent Ban for Members who have 4 No shows