Located in the Sharavathy Reserved Forest in Shimoga, Kanoor Kote is a treasure trove for trekkers. Rediscover history and enjoy the natural beauty on this 10km trek that would take around 7 hours over two days.
Starting from Bangalore at 10pm, the journey to the basecamp in Shimoga comprises of around 335km and takes about 9 hours. Arriving at the camp, have breakfast. Around 8am, start trekking through the different terrains and reach the historic remains of the ancient Kanoor Kote Fort near the peak, which was once the pride of the Havyaka Culture. Continue trekking till the second half of the day and make it to the peak. Enjoy the panoramic views and relax beside a lively bonfire at the peak.
Next morning after breakfast, at 8am, start trekking to the nearby Dabbe Falls and get close the magnificent beauty of the cascade. Following this visit, trek back to the basecamp, have lunch and start your return journey to Bangalore.
Duration: This trek would cover around 10km within 7 hours over two days
Difficulty Level: Easy