Our Campsite at Mukteshwar is located on the ridge, in a small village called Sargakhet with spectacular views of the Kumaon valley all around, amidst apple, mulberry, and other fruit trees. At 7290 Ft, Mukteshwar is one of the highest ridges in the middle Himalayas. It is one of the best rock climbing-rappelling sites in Kumaon and offers great opportunities for trekking through the beautiful countryside and witnessing a fast-disappearing way of life.
Camp Purpose: A perfect blend of a camp, relaxing holiday, rejuvenating with nature interspersed with adventure sports and a slice of jungle stay. This program is designed to witness a fresh perspective of village life, experience life in the hills of the north and have fun with friends over a campfire and kumaoni culture! This camp will engage the kids physically, mentally and socially thus giving them the opportunity to balance their energies and explore their love for new places, habitat, and people!
We use equipment, tents and sleeping bags of recommended industry standards.
Participants to Instructor Ratio during the program are 4:1. During Journey 8:1.
Basic First Aid is available at the campsite and a doctor is available on call. is available at the campsite and one vehicle is a station at the campsite 24*7.
Food: Meals will be prepared in Indian style comprising of breakfast, fruits, locally produced flower and fruit juices, lunch, snacks, soup, dinner. Only nutritious vegetarian food is served on the camp.
Instructors: The adventure instructors are certified from mountaineering institutes and are experienced in working with kids in the outdoors. All the team members are trained in BLS (Basic Life Support) and First Aid.
Small group size enabling personal bonding and vigilance.
The practice of Experiential Methodology, thus creating a Safe Environment for the child to participate and express freely.
NO COMPETITION throughout the camp, ensuring the kids feel welcome, and do not feel pressured emotionally or socially.
Participants are actively involved in the decision making and day planning during the camp stays, thus enabling them to take charge of their program, and helping them cope with the consequences of their choice.
Completely fun and exploration-based camps, whilst giving the participants enough time to bond with fellow participants and enjoy FREE PLAY!
Rock Climbing, Tyrolean Traverse over the river, Chauli-ki Jali, Treasure Hunt, Trek to the Dhanachuli Jungle with Over Night Stay, Hike to Gehna Waterfall, Acclimatization Treasure Hunt, Dense Conifer Forest Stay, Night Trek, Volley Ball, Basket Ball, Archery, Rappelling, Traditional Games, Co-operative Games, Music Night around the campfire, Sunset Trek to meadows.
Travel: Flight / Train (3 Tier and Sleeper)
Cost Include: Traveling Delhi to Kathgodam by Non AC Train, Stay, All Meals (Day 2 to Day 7), Activities, Entry Charges.
Cost Doesn't Include Flight /Train Charges (Mumbai to Delhi & return), Day 1 Lunch & Dinner and any Personal Expenses, Emergency Medical Expenses.
What to Bring!
Pair of Clothes ( full track pants and sleeved loose comfortable T-shirts), Small Empty Shoulder Bag, Safety Pins, Water Bottle, Handkerchiefs, Night Suit, Sport Shoes, Toiletry Pouch, Cap, Sun Screen Lotion, Diary, Pen, Towel, Extra Pair of Socks, Torch, Sunglasses, Swimming Costume, Plastic Bags, Windcheater, Woolen Sweater, Monkey Cap, Hand Gloves Optional: Camera, Binocular, Bedding for train journey.
What not to Bring!
Expensive Jewelry, iPods, Kindle, Mobile Phones, Electronic Games/ Gadgets, Junk Food, Cold Drinks, Energy Drinks. (If found, these will be confiscated and parents will have to collect them back from Kshitij office)
Day 0 & 1
Gather and meet Team KSHITIJ at Mumbai Central at 4:40 pm. Depart by August Kranti Rajdhani Exp at 5:40 pm. (Train ticket charges are not included in the package. Kshitij will charge it as on actual and will try to book tickets in the same or nearest coach. Kshitij faculties will be traveling by participants on the same train.)
Kayaking in the serene lake of sattal. Spelling Allotment in the 6th sub-point.
Treasure Hunt, Advance Rock Craft at Chauli ki Jaali, Kumaoni music during campfire.
Day 4 & 5
Hike and Splash in the Gehna Waterfall, Tyrolean Traverse, Forest Lunch, Night Trek, Set your own camp in the Dense Forest at the Dhanachuli Jungle, Pitch your own tents, Cook your own meal, Dinner by the campfire.
Earn Your Lunch, Work in Village Farms and Homes Interaction with Locals, Rest.
Bird Watching, Archery and Volley Ball match with the instructors. Post lunch drives down to Kathgodam. Departure for Delhi, by Ranikhet Exp. at 8:40 pm by Sleeper Coach. (Carry your own bedding).
Arrive Delhi early morning and take flight post 11 am from Delhi. Arrive Mumbai Airport. (Flight ticket charges are not included in the package. Parents will have to book this on their own. Before flight booking kindly get in touch with Kshitij to confirm the flight number and time. Kshitij Faculty will be traveling with kids in the same flight).
Terms & Conditions -
Camp Cost may be subject to change in case of any change in government taxes or changes in fuel rates.
Rates may change based on flight rates.
We will provide one facilitator from Kshitij Team for the flight journey.
Group Discounts -
Group of 5 or more: 5%-
Group of 10 or more: 10%-
Referral Discount: Referrer will get a discount of Rs.500/- per reference. Referral discount is applicable for new references only(which have not done any event with Kshitij earlier).