Come summer and there is an excitement in the air. Those familiar with adventure sports especially rock climbing know that many event organisers will have activities lined up for them. Here are some of them so you can choose from them and make y0ur own list.
- Adventure summer camp at Coorg
Event time: Sunday, 8 May 2017 6:00 AM – Sunday, 14 May 2017 9:00 AM
Organised by: Budding Explorers
Place: Coorg, outside Bangalore
Cost: Rs 21,500
Age group: 9-20 years
Adventure activity: You have the regular camping fun for children. In addition, you will have rappelling, Zipline, Jumaring, and similar activity. Children will have regular treks and physical activity.
6:00 AM: Travel from Bangalore to base camp. Stop for breakfast on the way.
1:00-2:00 PM: Reach campsite. Have lunch.
3:00-5:00 PM: Take up the tents and get to know each other.
6:00-8:00 PM: Games and fun activities.
Dinner and lights out.
All the rest of the days up to Day 6
6:00 AM: Freshen up and warmup games.
8:00 AM: Breakfast.
10:00 AM: Camp activities begin.
1:00 PM: Break for lunch.
Then, continue with games.
4:00 PM: Break for snacks.
8:00 PM: Dinner.
6:00 AM: Freshen up and warm up
8:00 AM: Breakfast
10:00 AM: Pack up and leave the camp, go back to Bangalore.
8:00-9:00 PM: Reach the schedule drop off point.
- Rappelling experience
Organised by: Escape2explore
Place: Ramanagara, outside Bangalore
Cost: Rs 400
Age limit: 15-55 years
Event Details: Rappelling down the Sholay hills is one of the best activities in Bangalore for adventure lovers. This is an outdoor expedition and so you commune with nature. You get to use the washroom only when you reach the room or the campsite. You should carry your equipment yourself. The camping area does not have electricity or luxury. This is one of the best experiences for rock climbing in Bangalore.
Ramanagara is located 50 km from Bangalore. It has an altitude of 2,450 feet. The place is renowned for sericulture and trekking. The rappelling experience will make your day come alive.
- Day Trek Makalidurga
Event time: Saturday, 6 May 2017 10:00 PM -Sunday, 7 May 2017 12:00 pm
Organised by: Quest Adventures
Place: Makalidurga, outside Bangalore
Cost: Rs 1144
Event details: The site of our adventure is located 60 km from Bangalore. This is near the town of Doddaballapur, one of the best places for rappelling, rock climbing, and all such similar activity. It has an elevation of 4,430 feet and the terrain is full of lush green vegetation. The routes are challenging and the views are full of scenic splendour.
10:00 PM: Pickup at Bangalore
12:30 AM: Reach Makalidurga base to start the trek.
3:00 AM: Reach the peak, explore, and relax.
6:30 AM: Watch the sunrise and begin to descend.
7:00 AM: Reach base and have breakfast at a local restaurant.
9:30 AM: Start back to Bangalore.
12:00 PM: Reach Bangalore.
Adventure is for those who dare and live their life the way they like. The summer may not last long but the memories sure will. Book your adventure spots early to avoid missing out.