Kumaraparvatha :: Pushpagiri or Kumara Parvatha, at 1,712 metres, is the highest peak in Pushpagiri Wildlife Sanctuary in the Western Ghats of Karnataka.
Kumara parvatha is second highest peak in Coorg district (Karnataka state) after Tadiandamol peak. Trekking starting point is Kukke Subramanya. Famous Kukke Subramanya temple is located in Subramanya village.
The trail has most stunning escapes of nature enclosed by flora and fauna on either side.
TOTAL TREK DISTANCE :: 27 KMS :: LEVEL OF TREK:: DIFFICULT
DAY 0: Overnight journey to Kukke.
DAY 1: Early morning freshen up and a light breakfast, start the trek 6.30 AM
TREK STARTING POINT (KUKKE TEMPLE) TO BATTARA MANE ( 11.30 AM)
BATTARA MANE (12.30 PM) TO KALLUMANTAPA
KALLUMANTAPA TO SHESHAPARVATHA
SHESHA PARVATHA TO KUMARA PARVATHA, EXPLORE PEAK and descent back with a spectacular sunset, via bhattaramane for the dinner and retire for the day.
DAY 2: Lets feel Sunrise, Breakfast at 7.00 AM & Descend back to Kukke, starting from Bhatt house at 8 AM,
12PM reach Kukke have a self paid lunch and start back to BENGALURU.
ACCOMMODATION: TENTED WITH SLEEPING BAGS PROVIDED.
COST INCLUDES:: Transportation non AC vehicle, forest dept. charges, medical 1st aid charges, Coordinator charges,
Day 1 breakfast, lunch & dinner, Day 2 breakfast. (veg food only)
Accommodation : TENTED & SLEEPING BAG will be provided.
Things to carry : Raincoat (Poncho), Torch, personal medications, sunscreen, Hat, 3 litres of water. Extra pair of socks and clothes. Backpack, shoes, Energy Chocolates/Snacks. ID proof.
#Campfire is prohibited as its an Eco sensitive area.
#Alcohol is strictly prohibited
*INDIVIDUAL SLEEPING BAGS WILL BE PROVIDED AND TENTED ACCOMMODATION, PARTICIPANTS NEED TO CARRY ON THEIR OWN FOR 12KMS (TO & FRO)
*COST OF 999/- HAS TO BE PAID IF LOST OF SLEEPING BAGS OR TENT CHARGES ADDITIONAL.
Pickup points ::
SILK BOARD 8.30 PM
MARATHALLI Near kalamandir 9.00 PM
KR PURAM (nearest metro station byapanahalli) 9.15PM
HEBBAL/ MANYATA TECH PARK 9.30 PM
YESHWANTPUR INDUSTRY METRO STATION 9.45 PM