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Friday, November 28, 2008

Nov 29-30: Club Adventura organizes a trek to Jog falls. 


Hi folks,

 

Trust everybody is fine and doing great.

 

Club Adventura treks to Jog Falls on the  29th – 30th  Nov.'08 weekend!

  

 
 About Jog Falls: 
Jog Falls is the world famous Highest Falls of Asia in Shimoga district of Karnataka. Post-monsoon, this area is in its prime beauty and it is best enjoyed by a trek through the dense forest of the western-ghats. This trek will start near the back-waters of the Jog falls and go over a couple of hillocks and end on the second day in Jog falls.
Links
Grade
 
Beginners
 
Dates
 
 29th - 30th  November 2008
 
Registration process:
 
Send an e-mail to  imranaziz_ahmed@ infosys.com  and Cc to sumakumar@infosys. com with the following details: 

 

 

Name

 

 

Email id(s)

 

 

Phone nos.

 

Emergency Contact Number(s)

 

 

City

 

 

Residence Location

 

 

Blood Group

 

Need Back Pack on Rent?

Need Sleeping Bag on Rent?

Need Sleeping Mat on Rent?

Mode of Payment

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
Registration deadline:
Wednesday, 26th November, 1800 hours (IST)
Group size:
Min – 12 , Max - 25
Approximate cost
Rs 1800 - 2000/- per head
 
After receiving a confirmatory e-mail, you will have to make an advance payment of Rs. 1000.0 into the following A/C:  

0552 01 500062: ICICI Bank,

Infosys-Electronics City Branch,

Payee: Suma Kumar

 The following details will be sent to you after registrations are stopped and the team has been formed:
1.  AdVentura Code of Conduct,
2.  Checklist (what to get, what not to get)
3.  Main Contact details
 Please note that, confirmation of participation would be purely based on First Come First Basis.
 
Notes:
 
·     Please do not expect luxury during the trek.
·     It will be cold and no toilet facilities will be available during the trek. Toilet facility is available at the start and end of the trek
·     No alcohol or loud music. Smoking is also strictly prohibited during our treks.
·     Strictly no bio non-degradable items (like plastics) to be thrown during treks.
·     This trek is open for Infoscions and non-Infoscions as well.
·     If nomination is cancelled and no replacement suggested, cancellation charges of Rs 100/-  +  transport will be applicable
 
Itinerary
 Day 0
·     Start from Bangalore  at 09:00 p.m. on Friday (28th November) by KSRTC bus/private vehicle.
 Day 1     
·         Reach Talgoppa on Saturday morning and freshen up.
·         9.00am: Take a local ride to Trek Start point (15kms from Talgoppa)
·         10:00am: Start trek at Elmane
·         On the way, get a view of the back waters of Jog Falls and the Sharavathy valley
·         Lunch on the way near a stream
·         6.30pm: Halt for the day near Khan-Thota. Campfire if time & environment permits.
Day 2
·         6.30am: Freshen up and Breakfast
·         8.00am: Start the trek towards Jog Falls
·         12:00am: Reach Jog falls and start the descend to the bottom of the falls
·         1.00pm: Start the ascend back to top
·         3.00pm: Reach Jog Falls town and have lunch
·         5.00pm: Pack up and depart for Bangalore
Day 3
·     Back to the daily monotony of everyday life next morning by 06:00 AM
Note:  There might be slight change in itinerary depending on situations. 
 

 

 

Sincerely,

 

Suma, Vishal, Imran

For Club AdVentura 

 

AdVentura is an outdoors interest group of IT professionals across Bangalore who collaboratively conduct outdoor programs and share information about the same to satiate their wild instincts. AdVentura has been into existence since August 2002 and has conducted over 60 programmes for its members.

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