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A Guide to Trekking in Coorg

 

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    • A Guide to Trekking in Coorg

      Trekking in Coorg is a great pleasure as the region offers all kinds of terrain for people to explore from easy to moderately difficult to extremely challenging, you can explore and choose the kind of terrain you are comfortable with. Coorg, also known as Kodagu, is a hill station that can easily be described as a wonderful picturesque location.

      Thrillophilia organizes Team outings with activities including trekking, that are highly recommended to encourage team spirit and team bonding. Having a number of advantages, a coorg trekking experience not only gives you the pleasure of exploring nature but can also avail of fantastic accommodation facilities.

      Top trails for Coorg trekking:

      Although you will come across many trails while trekking , some are better than others. Based on all our experience of organizing team outing treks, Thrillophilia warmly recommends the following Coorg trekking routes:

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    • Easy Treks in Coorg

    • 02Tadiyandamol Trek

      Tadiyandamol is the highest peak in Coorg. With gentle, velvety green slopes, Tadiyandamol is an ideal destination for those looking for an easy going trek or if you are a newbie at trekking. Tadiyandamol is the third tallest peak in Karnataka with an elevation of 5,735 feet and offers a challenging to terrain to cover with some breathtaking views.

      Trekking to Tadiyandamol peak is easy and requires little or no experience. Coorg is well known for its natural beauty and the Tadiyandamol being among the tallest peak undoubtedly gives some unforgettable scenic views of Coorgs picturesque landscape.

      If you intend to camp on Tadiyandamol, there are some excellent spots with boulders blocking the flow of wind for setting up camps. The sunrise from Tadiyandamol is a sight to behold, so do not forget to pack in your camera too.


      As you climb towards the peak, the slope may get a little steeper but the pleasant weather and the scenic beauty will keep your mind too occupied to realise the fatigue.

      On reaching the peak, you will be able to view the beauty of the landscape with the greenery stretching below and the misty clouds at your feet.

      Best Season: November to February
      Distance: 8 kms
      Difficulty Level: Easy
      Guide: Not Required
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    • 03Nishani Betta Trek

      Nishani Betta or Nishani Motte is a lesser known trekking spot around Coorg and is situated in the Brahmagiri mountain range of the Western Ghats. The beauty of this place is more or less intact due to the limited inflow of tourists and this makes Nishani Betta a favourite among people who love trekking in serene and tranquil places.

      Nishani Betta offers a gentle trekking trail through beautiful coffee plantations and the peak can be reached easily in an hour if you are a quick climber. There are gurgling streams of fresh water along the route if you want to take a break for freshening up.

      Scenic and sublime, Nishani Betta is perfect for exploration and is a refreshing break from all the crowded tourist places in the area. The horizon is a riot of colours when seen from the Nishani Betta peak.

      Best Season: October to February
      Trek Distance: 8 kms
      Difficulty Level: Easy
      Guide: Recommended

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      About The Activity:

      If your idea of the perfect getaway is an offbeat destination, embellished with all the solitude and beauty of nature, then a hike through lush forested paths and Trekking at Abylu, Coorg is just right for you!

      Make your way through the trails of the Bramhagiri ranges, which are a part of teh Western Ghats and witness the stunning environs come alive with the beauty of endemic flora and fauna. As you walk on the natural pathways made by nature over the years, you can hear the invigorating calls of the fauna and be shaded on the way upwards.

      One of the offbeat trails in Coorg; A trek to Abylu will take you through amazing sights of this land of the Kodavas that is blessed in its beautiful blessings!

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      About the activity :

      • An irresistible combination of adventure and water sports, Nishani Motte peak is a trekking and photography enthusiasts' delight!
      • The Nishani Motte peak lies amid the dense forest area of Brahmagiri and Bhagamandala, and offers extremely scenic trails on the fascinating trek to the hilltop.
      • Upon descent from the trek, experience the thrills of Coorg's white water rafting.
      • Following which, a quick visit to a picturesque waterfall close by is all set to enthrall and relax you at the same time.
      • Top it all with a visit to the famed Golden Temple at Bylakuppe!


    • Medium-Difficult Treks in Coorg

    • 06Brahmagiri Trek

      The Brahmagiri trekking trail is a popular spot for trekking in Coorg. The Brahmagiri mountain range, situated in the Western Ghats, lies on the border of Kodagu district and the Wayanad district of Kerala. The slopes of the Brahmagiri Mountains are covered by thick forests and are home to many wildlife animals.

      The Brahmagiri peak is at an elevation of 5,276 feet and hence is a favourite among trekkers as a trekking spot around Coorg. The Brahmagiri peak is frequented by many trekkers all throughout the year.

      The mist covered peak with cottony clouds hovering around it entices tourists on to the Brahmagiri trail and for this reason, you may find a lot of trekking groups in the area.

      The Brahmagiri trek isn’t easy as the slopes will challenge your patience and will test your energy levels from time to time, but will also reward you with sweet waters of intermittent springs and the refreshing beauty of the surrounding areas. So if you are looking for some adventure that also facilitates good sightseeing, Brahmagiri is the place for you.

      Best Season: December to February
      Trek Distance: 10 kms
      Difficulty Level: Medium to Difficult
      Guide: Recommended

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    • 07Kumara Parvatha Trek

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      Coorg is the abode of the scenic Kumara Parvatha. Being the second highest peak in the region, it attracts plenitude of trekkers, nature lovers and adventure buffs. Also konwn as 'Pushpagiri', this 1,712m peak offers rugged and challenging terrains, and upon the completion of the trek, the trekkers are rewarded with spectacular views of valleys and cliffs surrounding the peak.

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      Although the temperatures are pleasant, slippery slopes can be an impediment while trekking in Coorg. The Kumara Parvatha offers an excellent view of the surroundings from its peak.

      Best Season: October to December
      Trek Distance: 14 kms
      Difficulty Level: Medium to Difficult
      Guide: Recommended
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    • 08Galibeedu Trek

      The Galibeedu mountain range is situated near Madikeri, which is a very popular destination for trekking in Coorg in Karnataka. Madikeri is the headquarters of Kodagu district and is renowned for its natural beauty and scenic splendour.

      The Galibeedu range is popular among trekkers for its diverse terrain and picturesque surroundings. The temperature is relatively pleasant but can dip to freezing temperatures during the winters.

      Galibeedu to Subramanya is the most opted trail, this trail needs an expert guidance due to its wilderness and thick woods.The Nishani Motte is the highest peak in the Galibeedu range.

      Best Season: January to April
      Trek Distance: 25 kms
      Difficulty Level: Medium
      Guide: Recommend

    • 09Kotebetta Trek

      The Kotebetta, which means the Fort Hill, is the third highest peak in Coorg. A very popular destination among tourists, Kotebetta also attracts a fair share of trekkers with its fantastic terrain and scenic splendour.

      This beautiful hill which looks like a fort lies on the border between Coorg and Dakshina Kannada. From coffee plantations to forest covered slopes, Kotebetta offers a diverse terrain and several trails for trekking in Coorg.

      Best Season: October to March
      Trekking Distance: 16 kms
      Difficulty Level: Medium
      Guide: Recommended

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    • 10Kakkabe Trek

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      The Kakkabe trail offers stretches of unspoilt greenery, fresh air and a cool weather. It is situated near the Tadiyandamol peak and trekkers can explore this beautiful trail when visiting the Tadiyandamol.

      Kakkabe also has a number of tourist spots nearby such as the Nalnad Palace, Padi Igguthappa temple. The Kakkabe trekking trail provides ample opportunities for nature walks and exploration.

      The honey of this region is quite famous and you can buy yourself a jar. The historically important town of Karada is also situated nearby.

      Best Season: September to December
      Trek Distance: 6 kms
      Difficulty Level: Medium
      Guide: Recommended

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      About the Destination:

      Whether you are a coffee lover or not, an adventure junky or not, you must visit Coorg at least once in your life. With enchanting rolling hills, fascinating curves, terrains and lush green ambience, this scenic hill station in the Western Ghats allures a large number of visitors.

      Also referred to as Kumaraparvata, Pushpagiri is the second highest peak of Kodagu District or Coorg. Located about 36km from Somwarpet and 1.5km from Kumaralli, this beautiful peak is surrounded by forests on all four sides! Those who wish to embark on an interesting Pushpagiri trek; this will be a fun challenge for you! Though a bit strenuous, on completion, the trek offers several bountiful views of Coorg’s evergreen and mesmeric charm.

      About the Activity:

      Located on the northern side of Coorg, the Pushpagiri Peak can be reached by two different routes. For those with an eye to scale high peaks, grab your gear and experience the adventurous Pushpagiri trek! The eastern entrance for the peak is from Beedehalli through the Heggademane Temple. For the observant traveler, there is a check post of Somwarpet Wildlife Range.

      The Pushpagiri trek upwards is around 12km; while the downward trek takes about 15km. Beedehalli can be accessed easily while Somwarpet can be approached from Madikeri at a distance of about 30km. You could explore the wide expanse of the Pushpagiri Wildlife sanctuary upon your visit here, and can be accessed from Madikeri town.

      Somwarpet can also be accessed from Mysore via KR Nagar and Ramnathpur. The beautiful climate and the friendly locals will make you feel right at home, and allow you to bask in the glory of all that nature can provide you in ample quantity.