Past Meetup

Trekking and Scrambling at Ghattuppal Hills - Sunday FEB 17th 2013

This Meetup is past

13 people went

Price: $6.00 /per person
Location image of event venue

Details

Where : Ghattuppal

Difficulty Level : Medium
Who Can Join : "Every ONE "
Objective : Trekking which includes Climbing Terrains, scrambling and caving
Cost : 300/- (Club Maintenance charges + fuel Refund + First AID + Organizer reimbursement). We will share if something is more or less !
We will go on bykes and cars !!
PIcs was Taken by Ram Pradheep Kumar

Where ? Ghattuppal hills are located near Ghattuppal , a small village can be reached from the NH9. Around 90km from Hyderabad and 30km from NH9 high way[ near choutuppal] , there are huge rock formations locally called "uppala ghattu" means high place in uppal region. Also called Chita Rocks/Granite Rocks.

SUNDAY Jan 6th 2013

6: AM - Assemble at HYD Central

6:15AM - Start for Gattuppal

8:00 AM - Start trekking up the to the first peak

12 pm - Reach the top .

12pm-1pm : Lunch and Relax for sometime

1pm - 5pm :Trek to the second peak and start down

5:30 pm : Start to HYD

7pm : Reach HYD

Instructions:

Break fast will be something that we will all need to carry such as Bread / Jam / Butter. You are all requested to bring along some snacks to like Chips, biscuits or other dry items..

Damages: Rs 300 per head.. Costs include shared expense for the travel (food excluded )

What to bring:

1) Wear Light Colour Clothes, full sleeve T-shirt and track pants (DO NOT WEAR TIGHT FITTING TROUSERS, SHORTS OR THREE QUARTERS AS WE NEED MAXIMUM PROTECTION

2) Jacket / shawl and some extra clothes just incase the weather plays foul. It will be freezing in the night on top of the hill.

3) Water - 3 litres per head minimum (This is your heaviest weight)

4) Sports / trekking shoes, (No Sandals/Converse/Formals or other casual shoes)

5) Sleeping bag or a blanket

6) Electral / ORS / glucose

7) Torch / Head lamps and at least one set of extra batteries (No cell phone torches)

8) Snacks - chocolates/ energy bars/ biscuits

9) A big smile, and tons of energy :)

Organizer :

Venkee : venkatananta@gmail.com
7396719454