What we're about

* Great Hyderabad Adventure Club - GHAC is the Trekking and Adventure Club from Hyderabad that caters to Hiking, Trekking, Adventure and Outdoor Adventure Activities all over India. We also conduct 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 are 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 the first community club from Hyderabad and has steadily grown from just 1 person to over 30 k members now.

* 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

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Upcoming events (5+)

Cycling to Gandipet Lake

Hitech City Bike Station


Details Activity: cycling to Gandipet Lake (Osman Sagar). Total Distance : 25-30 kms approx Itinerary : - Assemble at HBC bike station(Opp to Bio diversity park, Gachibowli) by sharp 5am on Oct 13. - Start our ride by 5.15am and finish by 09am. You can rent a bicycle from the bike station. Please carry an original ID card like your valid Driving license, PAN card etc. The ID card will be kept as deposit at HBC and will be returned back after the ride on returning the bike. Please be at bike station 20 minutes before to rent the cycles.Those who are renting bicycle need to pay rent to HBC directly. Important to know : If you are interested to join this event then join the wait list by answering all the questions along with your contact number and then make payment. Once we receive your payment you will be moved to going list. Cost: 200 INR Payment: For Google pay & Phonepay please contact organizers @[masked] PS: No cycle rent if you are getting your own cycle. Damages: Cycle Rent: Rs.150 (Please bring exact change) GHAC Club Fee: Rs.50/- Exclusions: - Gandipet Lake entry ticket - Anything no mentioned in inclusions Disclaimer Form: Signed Disclaimer form is mandatory http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf What to bring : 1) 1Lt water bottle 2) Energy Bars/ Light snacks 3) Proper Shoe 4) Extra Money (Carry change) Guidelines: 1) No smoking and no alcohol 2) No littering, no pollution of water 3) This is not a luxury trip. 4) We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers 5) If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. 6) Organizer word is final, and if any unwanted behaviour is exhibited, the person would be removed from the trek at anytime. 7) Please read GHAC club guidelines before doing RSVP for this event. Read thoroughly before you make any payment http://www.meetup.com/great-hyderabad-adventure-club/pages/Club_Guidelines/ NOTE: Event Hosts have all the rights to add or remove any member and do necessary changes in route, activity, time, duration depending on the situations and climate conditions. ORGANIZER'S DECISION IS FINAL (ITS ALL ABOUT SAFETY, PLEASE CO-OPERATE) All GHAC rules applicable Contact: Ram : [masked] Sri Teja : [masked]

Rafting, Camping, BBQ and more @ Pocharam Lake - Medak

Rafting, Camping under moon, Swimming, BBQ and more... When: 7th Dec- 2:00 PM Where: Pocharam Dam - Medak Cost: 1300/- per head Includes - Dinner, BBQ, Breakfast, Rafting, Camping. (*car pool extra) Travel: Carpooling/Bike(with Helmet/biking gear) How to Join: RSVP and add yourself to the wait list and make the payment, Your slot will be confirmed. http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/meetup?event_id=266604873 For Gpay/Paytm/PhonePe - Contact Organizer @[masked] ************************************************************ 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 Nizams Bungalow near Pocharam Lake was constructed in 1918 AD and now lies deserted which we can go explore. 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(7th Dec) 2:00 PM - Start from Hyderabad - Car pooling 5:30 PM Reach Medak - Visit the Medak Cathedral 6:30 PM Leave Medak and head towards the wildlife sanctuary and Pocharam lake 7:00 PM - Prepare for Camp and BBQ 10:00 PM - Moon, star gazing and crash for the night Day 2 - Sunday (8th Dec) 6:00 AM - Fresh up and Start Rafting 10:00 AM - Start back to Hyd 1:30 PM - back in Hyderabad **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**), Camping Knife if you have 8) Mosquito repellent and Sunscreen Print, Sign and bring along the disclaimer http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf (***Event is non refundable under any circumstances***) All GHAC Meetup Guidelines (http://www.meetup.com/great-hyderabad-adventure-club/pages/Club_Guidelines/) Apply. ---------------------------------------------------------------- Contact: 1. Vinay @[masked] (WhatsApp Preferred) --------------------------------------------------------------- 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) ----------------------------------------------------------------

Year End Surprise Trek! Only for adventure seekers and Nature Lovers!!

Needs a location


Year End Surprise Trek! Only for adventure seekers and Nature Lovers!! Group Size 13 Inclusive of Organizer Organized by Raaam (Rama Raju). Location: A perfect place to surprise all who looking for enough of Adventure.. Endurance.. Camping.. Loads of fun Please carry along Filled and Signed Disclaimer: http://files.meetup.com/1166925/GHAC%20Disclaimer%202012.pdf About Trek This trek is planned with all surprises to ensure we all will end the year with amazing time to thank 2019 and make out all positivity to take to 2020. We will all do lot of adventure taking the unusual routes and some fun activities.. just be sure you have positive and be more energetic to face any challenges. Itinerary: - Tentative: Will vary as it is all surprises. Day 1 (Thursday): 8:15pm Leave Hyderabad by evening train Day 2 (Friday): Start to base village by local transportation. Night Trek to reach first base and start cooking and sleep and some surprise activities. Day 3 (Saturday): Start the trek in the morning and explore the mountains surrounding and reach mountain 2 top. Watch Mesmerising sunset and reach Camp, cook and fun and surprise activities. Day 4 (Sunday): Start early morning to base village, take local transport and reach station. Take train back to Hyderabad along with lot of stories to share. Day 5 (Monday): 6:15 am reach Hyderabad and Tata.. bye bye.. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The team will be chosen by the organiser and its final. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ This is surprise event to explore the place and we might end up missing itinerary or things as planned. Do not panic and trust the organiser all planning and measures are taken care. This trek is medium to difficult considering the endurance needed and the trek duration and activities involved, experience in previous events and outdoor activities is must. Choosing team is at organiser discretion and he is not entitled to any explanation to anyone on how the team has been chosen. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Payment link: http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/meetup?event_id=266762198 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Cost (Tentative): 3500/- (Per person - Includes transportation, food. Excludes food in train and in travel) These are just the estimates and wantedly inflated. The money will be reimbursed after the trek as per actual's. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Things to bring: [All are compulsory] 1) Sleeping bag / 2 Bed sheets 2) A good Torch and extra batteries (Preferably a torch with a flood and not a spot) 3) Trekking wear, Shoes and tracks, shorts, cap, etc 4) Extra pairs of clothes and socks and a jacket for the cold 5) Toiletries 6) Camera 7) Snacks to munch on the trek 8) Water bottles - 4 litres 9) A Reusable spoon and a plate. Also a cup/glass if you drink tea. 10) Govt. ID card Try to travel as light as possible because we have a lot of scrambling and trekking to do. THIS IS NOT A LUXURY TRIP AN EVERYTHING WILL BE BUDGETED, IF YOU DONT LIKE IT, PLS DONT RSVP ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ 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: 1) No smoking and no alcohol 2) No littering, no pollution of water 3) This is not a luxury trip, but all care has been taken to make your trip comfortable 4) Food will be mostly vegetarian 5) We carry Basic First Aid, please do inform us if you need any special attention. 6) if you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. Know more about Club at www.ghac.in upcoming events at Calendar (http://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ghac.in%2Fcalendar.html&h=0AQHYZMWn&s=1) ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Contact Details: Rama Raju:[masked] ( Preferably Whatsapp)

Kodachadri trek- Sunrise, Sunset @1346 MTRS.

Kodachadri Hill


Aim: Summit Kodachadri peak and Explore Difficulty: Beginner When: Friday,13 Dec 7:00 PM to Monday, 16 Dec 7:00 AM Team Size: 12 including organizers Cost: 4500/- Pay 2000/- to reserve the slot. Payment link: http://www.eventdunia.com/index.php/meetup?event_id=266637904 ***************************** Cost Break Up: (More or less will be shared equally) HYD-Shimoga-HYD (BUS): 2100 Local transport: 500 Homestay + Food(sat lunch,dinner, sun breakfast): 600 (Sat breakfast, Sun lunch, and dinner not included) Misc: 350 GHAC fund+TAX: 450+100 Org: 400 Will share the costing after the Event*** Answering all the RSVP questions is mandatory if your answer is improper org won't be considered your RSVP. ************************ Kodachadri ranges in the state of Karnataka are one of the most beautiful places in Southern India. This is the hill where Adi Shankaracharya meditated for the divinity. The name is derived from a native word "Kodacha" or "Kodashi" which means hill combined with a Sanskrit word "Adri", to form the word Kodachadri. It is also called "Kudajadri" and "Kodashi Parvatha". Every year thousands of trekkers, backpackers, nature lovers and photographers flock this place to admire the scenic scapes of the Western Ghats. At the peak ( atltitude 1343m ), the sunset and sunrise are considered to be a not-to-be-missed life time opportunity. Situated in the middle of the Mookambika wildlife sanctuary, it is home to several endemic and endangered species of flora and fauna. Nestled in the western ghats, the area is a nature photographer's dream. ********************** TENTATIVE ITINERARY Friday 7 pm: Catch Bus from Hyderabad to Shimoga. Saturday 7 am: Reach Shimoga refresh and breakfast 8 am: Leave for Sampekatte in Bus or local transport. 1 pm: Reach homestay from sampekatte and Lunch. 02:00 pm: trek to the peak (1343 meters) in time for sunset via hindlumane waterfalls. explore the waterfalls and plunge into the pools. Splash around and have fun :) 5:00 pm: Reach the top and time for an amazing sunset, a roaring bonfire and fun time :) Sunday 6 am: a glorious sunrise 1 pm: Bus/Jeep to Shimoga from Sampekatte 5 pm: Bus to Hyderabad Monday: 7 am: Reach HYD **************************** Things to bring (ALL ARE MUST): Pack light around 5-6 kgs 1. Rucksack/ backpack to keep all things with nice support. 2. Sleeping Bag or a couple of blankets. 3. Shoes with good grip used before & two pairs of socks 4. Dress change for 2 days (Light colors preferable, Avoid jeans) 5. Torch with extra batteries. 6. Water Bottle min (2 liters).To discourage buying plastic, we request you to get filled bottles from home. 7. Personal stuff (Mosquito cream, Toiletries, Medicines). 8. Camera to click kodak moments- OPTIONAL 9. Personnel medicines if you use any. First – Aid kit would be with us. 10. Carry Identification card.- Govt recognized one 11. Windcheater 12. ORS packets Important Instructions: 1. Do not Carry any other extra weight 2. Do not Bring shoulder bags, sling bags, etc 3. Smoking and Liquor are strictly prohibited during the trek (includes travel) 4. No littering, no pollution of water 5. We carry Basic First Aid and if you need anything you can ask the organizers 6. If you feel unwell bring to the notice of the organizers immediately. 7. Do not take unnecessary risks and always follow the organizers' directions All GHAC Meetup Guidelines Apply: http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Club_Guidelines Anybody not following these guidelines and rules will be asked to leave immediately and removed from the group. ****************** All GHAC rules applicable: Important Safety Advisory for All (http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Important_Safety_Advisory/) Activities Participation Disclaimer (http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/Disclaimer/) Please bring a signed copy of disclaimer(http://files.meetup.com/1166925/ghac_disclaimer.pdf) without this, you are not allowed to trek. Club Guidelines (http://meetup.ghac.in/pages/club_rules/) Trekking FAQ's (http://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=http%3A%2F%2Fmeetup.ghac.in%2Fpages%2FFAQ%2527s%2F&h=FAQHsJ7Ds&s=1) Know more about Club at www.ghac.in (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) 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 here (http://www.ghac.in/feedback.html%22) ***************** Contact Details : Vamshi (whatsapp [masked]) (call [masked]) Shankar:[masked] NOTE: Event Hosts have all the rights to add or remove any member and do necessary changes in route, activity, time, duration depending on the situations and climate conditions. ORGANIZER'S DECISION IS FINAL (ITS ALL ABOUT SAFETY, PLZ CO-OPERATE) ******************

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