What we're about

* Great Hyderabad Adventure Club - GHAC is the Trekking and Adventure Club of Hyderabad that caters to Hiking, Trekking Adventure and Outdoor Adventure Activities all over India. we also conduct Bird Watching and Adventure sports like Bouldering, Rock climbing, Rappelling, Paragliding and White Water Rafting.

GHAC is registered with Govt of India as a Not for Profit Adventure Club and is affiliated to the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF). The Club is open to all and run by trained and experienced professionals and volunteers.

GHAC has been mentioned into the Limca Books of records -2013. The club is growing and is the most active adventure club in India by the sheer number of adventure activities the club does all round the year

* The Club Membership is free and open to everyone above 18 years. Young members above 13 years may participate with parental consent. Children above 6 and upto 12 years may participate along with parents only.

* Safety is priority for us - Our Outdoor Leaders are trained and certified in their respective fields and know first aid and emergency handling. They have significant experience with outdoor activities and work very hard to make each event a safe and enjoyable experience.

* Our Mission is to get people together for the purposes of:

• Promote Adventure and Outdoor Recreational Activities

• Character Building, Leadership and Youth Development

• Nature Awareness, Care and Conservation

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IMPORTANT: Please read the Club Guidelines (http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Club_Guidelines) and the Disclaimer (http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf) before any participation.

Contact Us: for General Inquiry email on support@ghac.in, Phone: 07729988784

Visit us at Office :8-2-350/B/B, A.K. Enclave, Lane next to Almond House, Road No 3, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad - 500034. Office Timings: Mon-Sat 10:00 am - 6:30 pm.

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Upcoming events (5+)

Full moon @ Rann of Kutch

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This is a cross post. Please RSVP and pay at below link https://www.meetup.com/GHAC-Travel-Leisure/events/256004683/ Place : Rann of Kutch Duration : 4 days Type : Leisure The Great Rann of Kutch is a salt marsh located in the Thar Desert in the Kutch District of Gujarat, India. It is about 7500 sq km ( 2900 sq miles) in area and is reputed to be one of the largest salt deserts in the world. This area has been inhabited by the Kutchi people. The Government of Gujarat hosts an annual 3 month long festival during winter called the Rann Utsav where tourists can see the various sights of the Rann. Rann Utsav gives visitors not only a chance to experience full moon on salt deserts but also get a taste of the local culture, cuisine and hospitality. ITINERARY:- Jan[masked] : Pick up from Ahmedabad Airport, transfer to Bhuj Visit:- * Aina Mahal * Parag Mahal * Swami Naryana Temple Check in , dinner, overnight Stay. Jan[masked] : GREAT RUNN OF KUTCH(Full moon day) After Breakfast, proceed for kutch sightseeing:- * Kaladungar Hill * Gandhi nu gam * Evening Great Raan Of Kutch Sightseeing (white sand Dune) * Enjoy Rann Utsav at Evening overnight stay at Bhuj. Jan[masked] : Rann – Ahmedabad(420kms) After Breakfast , check out & proceed for Ahmeadabad , enroute sightseeing of Adlaaj step Well & Kakaria Lake, check In, Dinner, overnight Stay. Jan[masked] : Ahmedabad Local drop Morning after breakfast, check out , visit Akshardham Temple, Swami Narayan temple, Sabarmati Ashram , Hath singh Temple And drop at Ahmedabad Airport in the evening. During your sightseeing’s you can enjoy your Shopping ;) PS: There might be changes in itinerary Estimated cost: Rs. 15,000/- Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad (More or less will be shared equally) To confirm your slot, pay non-refundable Rs. 5000. Of Rs. 5000, a token amount of Rs. 1000 should be paid using below link and contact any of Orgs to transfer rest of Rs. 4000 Payment link: This is a cross post. Please RSVP and pay at below link https://www.meetup.com/GHAC-Travel-Leisure/events/256004683/ Inclusion:- - Ahmedabad to Ahmedabad Transportation by AC tempo Traveller - Accommodation(On sharing basis) - Meals( Breakfast and Dinner) - Guide charges - Permits - GHAC fee - GST - Org expenses Package Exclusions: - Hyderabad- Ahmedabad - Hyderabad transport - Vehicle on leisure days and for sightseeing not included in the itinerary - Camera fees and Entrance fees - Extra meals - Anything not mentioned under “Inclusions” MANDATORY - Original ID proof ------------------------------------------------------------------- All GHAC rules applicable http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Important_Safety_Advisory/ http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Disclaimer/ http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/club_rules/ http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/FAQ%27s/ ------------------------------------------------------------------- Know more about Club at www.ghac.in Check upcoming events at http://www.ghac.in/calendar.html Follow us on Social media Facebook page - https://www.facebook.com/ghac.in Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/groups/ghacevents WhatsApp channel - whatsapp.ghac.in/channel Twitter - https://www.twitter.com/hydadventure Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/ghac_hyderabad Lastly we will love to hear from you on how we are doing. Please write your views at http://www.ghac.in/feedback.html%22 Any queries, contact Swathi Kasula :[masked] Shabby :[masked]

Camping, BBQ, Night Trek at Pocharam Lake - Medak

If you’re a fan of dramatic lunar events, get ready to welcome the super blood wolf moon that’s due to illuminate the skies. Date : 19th Jan 2019 Camping, Bonfire and BBQ and More...!! ******************************************************** How to Join: RSVP Yourself into the wait-list. Pay online, you'll be confirmed and moved to going list. Cost - Rs 800/- Pay Rs 400/- online using the below link: (Non Refundable) http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/meetup?event_id=257888747 **Remaining 400 can be paid in cash on spot** (However anything more or less will be shared equally.) Contact Vinay @[masked] (WhatsApp Preffered) for any queries.. ********************************************************* About Place: Medak is a District HQ around 100 KM from Hyderabad, the drive to which is exhilarating enough on the smooth roads. 15 KM from Medak is Pocharam Lake with a dam, and Pocharam Wild life sanctuary which used to be a hunting ground for the Nizam Important Instructions: 1) No smoking and No alcohol 2) No littering, no pollution of water 3) The organizer will carry the basic First Aid kit. Contact if you need anything 4) If unwell, notify the organizers immediately 5) Do not shout unnecessarily and become a nuisance for everyone 6) This is not a luxury trip, but utmost care will be taken to make your trip comfortable 7) Time and itinerary can be changed accordingly and organizers decision is final, no arguing on that Itinerary: Day 1 - Saturday(19th Jan) 11:00 AM - Start from Hyderabad - Car pooling 2:30 PM Reach Medak have lunch 3:30 PM Visit the Medak Cathedral 4:00 PM Leave Medak and head towards the wildlife sanctuary and Pocharam lake 4:30 PM Reach the lake and explore around 7:00 PM - Prepare for Camp, bonfire and BBQ 10:00 PM - Moon, star gazing and crash for the night Day 2 - Sunday (20th Jan) 6:00 AM - Wake up and fresh up Swim in the lake if possible 9:30 AM - Have breakfast on the way back to Hyd **Itenary can change on spot depending on conditions** Camping will be in tents or on top of the Nizamz bungalow under the night sky. We can either pitch tents or crash on the tarpaulins in the bungalow itself. Things to Bring 1) A good and positive mood 2) Hat/caps, Shoes and flip flops to change over at night 3) Extra pair of clothes 4) Sleeping bag or two bed sheets 5) Snacks, fruits to munch on and keep you high on energy 6) Water bottles 2 litres must 7) Torch (**MUST**) 8) Print, Sign and bring along the disclaimer http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf All GHAC Meetup Guidelines (http://www.meetup.com/great-hyderabad-adventure-club/pages/Club_Guidelines/) Apply. ---------------------------------------------------------------- Contact: Vinay @[masked] --------------------------------------------------------------- Know more about Club at http://www.ghac.in Check upcoming events at Calendar (http://www.ghac.in/calendar.html) Follow us on Social media to know all happenings Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/ghac.in) FB Group (https://www.facebook.com/groups/ghacevents) Insta (https://www.instagram.com/ghac.in) Lastly we will love to hear from you on how we are doing. Please write your views here (http://www.ghac.in/feedback.html) ----------------------------------------------------------------

Chadar Trek , The trek over frozen River (Jan 19 - Jan 29)

Chadar Trek - 9+1 days Chadar Trek is one of the wildest trek in the world and a superb test of your mental strength. Chadar means veil of ice and this frozen sheet/river is the only road-way for the zanskaris living in Padum or Lingshed to go to Leh or from Leh as other passes are closed during the winters due to heavy snowfall. Suitable for everyone (age 18+ years only) without health issues. CHILLING Tilat Sumdo Shingra koma Tibb cave Nyerak One of the campsite . PC source - internet . Itinerary: Day 1 Arrive in Leh by morning flight. Stay in Hotel. Day 2 Reserved for acclimatization in Leh Day 3 Start for Chilling [3 hrs drive]. Trek to Tilat Sumdo camp [1 hr]. Day 4 Trek from Tilat Sumdo to Shingra koma [10km/6 hrs trek]. Day 5 Trek from Shingra to Tibb cave [11 km/7 hrs trek] Day 6 Trek from Tibb cave to Nyerak [10 km/9 hrs trek] Day 7 Trek from Nyerak to Tibb cave return back 8/9hrs. Day 8 Trek from Tibb cave to Shingra Koma 5/6hrs. Day 9 Trek to Chilling and drive back to Leh. Stay at guesthouse. Day 10 Reserved Day (For any eventualities) How to RSVP: Please add yourself to the wait list, organiser will call you and confirm you on phone then make payment and you will be moved to confirmed list on receipt of payment. Answering all the RSPV Questions is compulsory. Else you will be moved to not going. Damages: Trek charges: 25000/- (includes permits , maintenance and cleaning fees 2000 rupees , and many more things , check in inclusions ) Break-up will be updated shortly. Please pay initial slot booking amount of 6000 here: (non refundable) Payment link - http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/meetup?event_id=253101418&inr=6000 Remaining amount details will be informed later. Exclusions: flight tickets, personal clothing, shoes, personal gear and personal expenses like shopping or liquor and any emergency expenses. All the expenses after day 9 to be borne by individuals, if planning to stay back. Porter charges will be 500 per bag per day if you opt for it. Inclusions: 1.Firstid, Medical Kits & Oxygen Cylinder. 2.Transport, Leh to Leh 3. Accommodation Tented or Tourist Lodge. 4. Meals while on Trek (Veg.) 5. Trek equipment's (Tent, Sleeping bag with Inner , Mattress ( thin mat (yoga), Dinning Tent, Toilet Tent) 6. Permits/ Forest Fees 7. Experienced Trek Leader, Guide & Support Staff to Help Trekkers, porters to carry tents n cooking utensils. Equipment - To Bring 1. Backpack (Rucksack) (min 50 lts) with comfortable shoulder straps and back pack rain cover 2. Trekking pole 3. Water Bottle 4. Headlamp, Torch & with Extra Batteries 5. Lighter Clothing 1. Down Jacket 2. Fleece Jacket & T-Shirt 3. Windproof Jacket 4. Windproof & Waterproof Trek Pant 5. Thermal Trouser 6. Woolen Hat 7. Waterproof, Woolen Gloves 8. Gaiters 9. 2 Pair Woolen Socks & Light Cotton Socks Foot Wear - 1. Trekking Shoes + Gum Boot Miscellaneous Items - 1. Sun Block for Lips 2. Sun Protection Cream 3. Sun Glasses it should be U/V Protected 4. Toilet Kit (Toilet Paper) & Quick Dry Towels 5. Water Purifying Tablets 6. Medical & First-Aid Kit 7.Hotwater Bag 8.Electral/Enerzal/ORS 9.ID proof like driving license, voters ID card, passport, Aadhar card 10. 4 Passport size photo 11.Medical certificate from a recognized practicing doctor certifying your fitness for the trek. Travel Arrangements You have to book your travel to Delhi and then take the flight to Leh , There are lot of travel options to Leh including taking a train to Delhi and flight to Leh , Or take a direct flight to leh Book the Flights early to get best rates. GHAC disclaimer : http://www.meetup.com/great-hyderabad-adventure-club/pages/disclaimer/ Responsible Trekking: Most of us may not be serious trekkers but all of us have equal responsibility in protecting our beloved earth. GHAC earnestly requests all its members to be socially responsible whilst the treks and avoid any littering, shouting when in wild or causing anything that would disturb the normal ecology. Try to avoid plastics as much as possible. Important Instructions - Please Read 1) No smoking and no alcohol. 2) No littering, no pollution of water. 3) This is not a luxury trip, but utmost care has been taken to make your trip comfortable, enjoyable and memorable in a low budget. 4) Food will be mostly vegetarian 5) We carry basic First Aid, please do inform us if you need special attention 6) If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. Organizer's word is final. The hosts reserve all the rights to add or remove any member and do necessary change in route/activity, time and duration depending on the situation and climate during the trek. Refund Rules: GHAC refund rules apply (The initial payment of 6k is non-refundable) We welcome all outdoor enthusiasts of all abilities and experience levels. you should be willing to make a commitment to push yourself to meet or exceed what you have accomplished outdoors before. You should be mentally prepared for this trip. This trek is a life changing journey. A journey where you will re-discover yourself and your strengths. Age limit is 18 + years. Contact: Sunny -[masked]

Scrambling , hiking , caving for all @ khajaguda

About place: Kajaguda is 1 km away from West Durgam Cheruvu. This place has lot of boulders, a lake and numereous amazing caves. There are many peacocks on these rocks. Please read all details it is important GHAC all rules and conditions apply http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Club_Rules (http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Club_Rules/) NOTE: This hike is for every one Plz Answer all questions it's mandatory About Trek Firstly, we will do a simple Hike as warm-up and enjoy the nice view and then will go through some passages and caves , and then the real Adventure beguines Persons with knee pain should avoid this trek What we do: Hiking, zigzag passages, caving,sliding ,chimney climbing ,/- Timing: 6:30am Things to bring:water, camera, snacks and hat/cap . Things not to bring:any expensive gadgets Event host: Event host has all rights to add or remove any member and do any necessary change in route, activity, time and duration according to the situation. Organizer's decision is final [it's all about safety] Its a team of 10-12 members only INSTRUCTIONS: Wear Full track pants and T-shirts (half sleeve or full sleeve) (no shorts or sleeveless / sando t-shirts allowed) Wear sport and trekking shoes only Water bottles - 1 = Please it is important Get fruits/juices/energy bar / something to munch on after and during the trek NOTE: Please be aware - No littering and No Sound Pollution. Please update if there is any change in your plans to attend the meet, so that other interested members can join. You are required to pay Rs.50 towards GHAC Maintenance charges & equipment purchase. Please carry exact change . Mandatory: Get a signed copy of this declaration. http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf . Please be on time at the Meeting point by 6:30am sharp. "Life is all about timing" Don't waste yours as well as others' time. See you all there, thank you all . Contact Shariq @[masked]

Past events (4,719)

Bhairavgad Fort Trek

Bhairavgad

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