December 14, 2013 · 6:00 AM
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Type : RAPPELLING
Duration : 6:00 to 11:30 AM
Objective : 300 feet rappelling in Single Stretch
Open to every one those who are FIT
Rappelling, abseiling, canyoning – whatever you call it, is a technique of descent from vertical faces with the aid of ropes and specialized rappelling equipment. It is the quickest and easiest way to get a taste of mountaineering. Perfect as an introductory adventure, Rappelling also has a psychological application in boosting confidence and courage.
Bhongir, Bhongiri or Bhuvanagiri is a town.It is 48 km from Hyderabad. Bhongir is famous for its fort, which became prominent during the rule of the Kakatiyas.
Rappelling facilitates an attitude of overcoming challenges
The session begins with an introduction of the activity with information about climbing and rappelling equipment like Carabiners, descenders, harnesses and rappelling ropes. There is a demonstration of rappelling techniques and anchoring and safety system followed by guided attempts by participants.
Rappelling is one of the most dangerous aspects of climbing. More accidents occur with rappelling than any other climbing activity - Please do not try this yourself without a safety belay in place and without direct supervision of a skilled and experienced instructor. Too many people have lost their lives or have become seriously injured trying rappelling without supervision and safety in place.
06.00 AM SHARP, assemble at Uppal X Roads near Police Station
06:15 AM Start for Bhongir
07:15 AM Reach Bhongir and Start Rappelling
10:30 AM Complete Rappelling
10:45 AM Start Climb Down and start back to Hyderabad
Mode Of Transport :
Personal vehicles, we will pool into vehicles available and share the fuel cost on actual.
Things to Bring:
1. Carry water bottles - 2 liters per person,
2. Wear loose light colored cotton tracks and sport shoes,
3. Cameras to click kodak moments..!,
4. Big smiles,
6. Get fruits/juices/energy bar / something to munch on after and during the trek for making more friends.
HTC Donation : 300 (250/- for Rappelling + 50 Club Fund)
Contact: Venkee/[masked], Sandeep/[masked]