Hello Dear's, After my 4 successful organized adventures in meetup, here i am back with another adventure in sharavati's-trek to 3 Major Waterfalls-Unexplored, the reason behind choosing this particular season is to have a full fledged view of the waterfalls, so ppl interested can join me in exploring these unexplored jungle waterfalls.
Info about the place:
The Sharavathi Valley:- The Sharavathi river valley nestled in the central Western Ghats, Shimoga district has been an ecological paradise. The Sharavathi River, rising at Ambuthirtha in Thirthahalli taluk flows north-west and drops down in the Ghats at the world famous Jog falls. The sharavathi Valley is home for many water falls and to some of the beautiful streams. The valley is evergreen to semi-evergreen forest along with moist deciduous type of forests dominate the entire basin along with scrub savannah, grasslands, marshy areas and plantation of acacia, cash crops like areca and rubber providing diverse niches for a variety of taxa. Rare
evergreen species such as Dipterocarpus, Syzygium, Cinnamon, Diospyros, Aglaia, endemic Palms along with the globally endangered Myrist-icasps makes this an ecologically sensitive region to be conserved and not marketed.
Tentative itinerary :
*Start From Bangalore by 10PM
*Reach BC in sharavati by 6:30AM
*Fresh n up in nearby stream, finish Breakfast
*Start Trek to Basavana bai peak.
*Explore Water Fall 1, have bath.
*Lunch-It will be freshly prepared on the spot.
* Start hike towards Padubeedu and camp in a tribal house by 6:00 PM.
* Have a Camp fire and enjoy the evening(Depends on rain situation), Interactions with Tribals.
*Have dinner and retire for the day.
* Wake up by 6:00 AM and get freshen up quickly.
* Have Breakfast and start trek by 7:30AM to water falls
2 view point.
* Spend time in valley view
* Trek to water falls 3 and if possible Enjoy in the Water fall
(depends on the water level.
* Have lunch and Trek to Kattinakaru.
* Catch the vehicle and travel back to sagar or kargal, where our TT will be waiting.
*Travel back to bangalore, Dinner on the way.
Cost : Cannot cross 3.5K, keep your budget around this, ill tell you the final cost after i have few rounds of negotiations, so accordingly you can transfer funds.
Includes : 2BF, 2Lunch, 1Dinner, Accomodation-basic type, Transport(Non-AC TT), excludes anything apart from mentioned.
Things to take care of :
*This is totally a exploratory trek, so Uncertainties can happen.
*Strictly No alcohol/Smoking/Littering.
*Facilities will be basic, PPl who expect comfort-pls do not show interest here.
Group Limited to 13 Nos Only.
Interested folks can send me a email on [masked].
Alert: your RSVP will not be considered as confirmations, serious ppl Send your contact details to my email.