Nestled in the heart of Agumbe rain forest is the majestic highest peak of Narasimha Parvatha. The interesting thing about this mountain is the trek trail through the rain forest with contrasting shades like grasslands, thick sholas, streams that take about 6 hours to climb. The gush of Barkana waterfalls formed by the huge plunge of Sita rover into a deep valley amidst thick forest makes it more intriguing for trekkers.
Narasimhaparvatha is a precious pearl of a mountain in the Western Ghats of Karnataka where there's plenty of wildlife with a high chance of bumping into trekkers. As a result, this trek is highly protected by Forest Dept. and is open only for 2 to 3 months of a year which makes it even more precious.
Don't miss the small little window this year. Dream big to summit an amazing mountain that is Narasimhaparvatha.
Come, challenge yourself and #GetMuddie this December!
Total slots for the trip: Usually 12 or more trekkers Stay: At a Campsite close to the Forest Food: 2 Breakfasts, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner - all veg included Trek difficulty: Moderate to High Trek distance: 13 Km onward, 6 Km return Trek distance: 6 hours onward, 2 hours return
Tempo or mini-bus depending on final numbers (Non-AC) Starting time: Friday night 9 PM Ending time: Sunday night around 9 PM Pick up spots: Tin Factory, Indiranagar 100 Feet Rd, Koramangala Sony World, Guroguntepalya Metro
The most thrilling Narasimha Parvatha Trek in Rainforest Barkana / Jogi Gundi Waterfalls Campfire Music & Dance Good veggie food
Day 0 (Friday):
Start from BLR, the overnight journey to Agumbe village!
Day 1 (Saturday):
Reach campsite, freshen up & have a nice breakfast Take your pack of Lunch from our Organizer and head to base of Narasimhaparvatha Meet our Forest Dept Guide, start the trek through grasslands, continue through sholas and deeper rain forest with ups and downs in altitude Pass by the side of Barkana waterfall, fill your bottles with fresh jungle stream water Steep ascend for good part to reach the summit Marvel at the panoramic view of western ghats from the top as you are at the highest peak of Agumbe mountain range Since Narasimhaparvatha is highly protected zone of rain forest and camping is not allowed at the top, we will trek down before it gets dark Head back to camp with a proud feeling of conquering a difficult mountain Relaxing bonfire and long conversations Well deserved dinner and rest for the night
Day 2 (Sunday):
Start the day with leisurely breakfast Explore Barkana and Jogi gundi waterfalls viewpoints Have lunch at a local restaurant Drive back towards BLR in the night, reach by night
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
Avoid this trek if you are a beginner The facilities are basic, close to nature on this backpacking trip. Not for luxury seekers Playing music is not allowed in rain forest
By buying the ticket on Events High platform, I am giving the unconditional acceptance of the below
Terms & Conditions of Muddie Trails:
No Luxury. We assure awesome memories of 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.
The event will stand cancelled if less than 8 travellers signed up for the trip/trek
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 cancellation 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
Map & Directions
Map & Directions
Barkana Waterfalls Agumbe, Karnataka 577411, India
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