There is a river so huge that it feels hard to believe it doesn't flow eastward like Kaveri or Krishna. It forms gigantic Jog Falls that's a feast for the eyes in monsoon season. The name of this west-flowing river is Sharavathy.
There is a valley so beautiful in the Western Ghats that it feels hard to believe it's not Switzerland. The backwaters of Sharavathy river in the valley present travellers an unmatched beauty in terms of green mountain slopes, dense valleys and plenty of wildlife.
The nature is so pure and calm in Sharavathy valley that it feels like we travellers are disturbing this pristine setting. While we take good care of mother nature here, we will also trek, camp and explore in a true backpackers style.
Come, join Muddie Trails in this rejuvenating and detoxifying trip :)
Total slots for the trip: Usually 12 or more
Stay: At our beautiful Campsite in the Valley close to River
Food: 2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner all Veg included.
Trek difficulty: Easy to Moderate (Beginners may attempt)
Tempo or mini-bus depending on final numbers (Non-AC)
Starting time: Friday night 8:30 PM
Ending time: Sunday night 10 PM
Pick up spots: Tin Factory, Indiranagar 100 Feet Rd, Koramangala Sony World, Goruguntepalya Metro
Bhima's Foot Trek
Sharavathy Backwaters, Waterfalls
Jog Falls exploration
Misty morning with marvellous Sunrise
Malnad special food
Here's the schedule:
Day 0 (Friday):
Start from BLR, the overnight journey to Sharavathy valley!
Day 1 (Saturday):
Reach Campsite early morning, freshen up, fuel up with authentic local Breakfast
Set on a trek to magnificent Bhima's Foot peak. Its a moderate 4 km climb in the rain forest. En-route, we will witness the view of mighty
Dam and the huge cache of pristine Backwaters
Reach back campsite by noon for Lunch
Relax for a while, head to Waterfalls. Its an easy 2 Km trek on mud road to an ancient temple in a cave, with waterfalls over it
Spend some good time in the water, have lunch and trek back to the main road and get into our transport.
Head back to Camp, refresh with Tea and hot Snacks
Bonfire with hot Dinner. As there is plenty of wildlife around, we have to respect nature and do our social gathering by sharing stories and playing games (no music, no drinks, no smoke, no shouting)
Rest for the night in tents
Day 2 (Sunday):
Start the day at with amazing sunrise at our Camp
Post breakfast visit Jog Falls which attracts tourist from worldwide (no water in summer, but we will get down the stairs and explore surroundings). A separate trip to Jog Falls during monsoons is a must for any traveller
Lunch at a local restaurant
Visit ancient temples Keladi and Ikkeri
Start back towards Bangalore, reach by night around 10 PM
What's next after booking tickets:
A Whatsapp group will be created for all the registered folks a night before the event
Information like exact pick up locations, things to pack, Organizer details etc will be shared in the group
The facilities in this trek are basic without any luxury. Not for comfort seekers.
Camping (Tents on 3 sharing bases) with clean washrooms at a private property
2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner all veg
Experience all places mentioned in the Highlights section
Forest Dept entry charges & necessary permissions
A hell lot of entertainment!
Lunch on Sunday
Any misc. expenses not mentioned above
Terms and Conditions
Terms and Conditions
By buying the ticket on Events High platform, I am giving unconditional acceptance of the below
Terms & Conditions of Muddie Trails:
No Luxury. We assure awesome memories every trip, but not awesome facilities! We provide basic facilities in terms of food, travel & accommodation.
The itinerary is fixed. No special requests to change itinerary/schedule are permitted
Absolutely No littering during our travels. We swear to protect our environment.
No alcohol & smoking during Treks & adventure activities. There would be separate window and space (usually at night) to have these at campsite/homestay for interested people
Co-operate with the organizer(s) in following the schedule set for the day (especially getting up and getting ready in the morning). This will ensure travellers won't miss out on the real fun part - that is travelling.
Every traveller is responsible for his/her for your own safety while travelling with Muddie Trails. Don't indulge in any illegal or silly activity that causes harm to you or fellow travellers.
Every traveller is expected to sign a liability/waiver form given by the organizer(s) after boarding the vehicle that discharges Muddie Trails of any unexpected incident like injury/death/theft etc.
Unexpected situations: It may happen we do not cover all the places mentioned in the itinerary because of unpredictable reasons like bad weather, wild animal presence, abrupt blocking of sites by the police/forest department, delay in travel because of an issue with our group itself, traffic conditions etc. In most cases, if the time permits, organizer(s) will take travellers to an alternative place. But in some cases, we may have to skip a place altogether.
Travellers are expected to respect each other and help each other.
Avoid discussing sensitive matters like sex, politics and religion/caste/race.
Using foul or abusive language, eve-teasing, arguing with fellow travellers/organizer(s) and/or involving in the physical assault will not be accepted and will stand a chance of being deserted by Muddie Trails.
80% refund if the request is made before 48 hours of the event start time
No refund within 48 hours of the event start time
No refund during/after the event
No postponing your ticket to future events
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