This astonishing peak
stands at an altitude of 1894 m above sea level; the Kudremukh Peak is like
heaven for those who love nature and have a thing for trekkingin their hearts,
with its rocky and beautiful scenic paths and floral and faunal diversity.
The scenic beauty of
the peak is amazingly breathtaking with the view of the clear
and sometimes cloudy skiesover the Arabian Sea. If you think this trek is like
a usual trek then think again. This trek would give you an experience of
amazing landscapes and picture-perfect backgrounds with streams flowing in the
back, and also beautiful green trees and shrubs are going to provide you with
the nirvana that you are seeking. Flora and fauna here would provide you with a
chance to experience the diverse species of animals that are not found in the
the Kudremukh Peak Trek
It is strictly prohibited to camp on the
premises of the national park and would be a great offence if found doing so.
The village here would providea facility for
food with ease.Though you may carry quick
refreshments of your own for the long tiring trek.
Some Tips and Tricks
Don’t forget to obtain a permit if you don’t want
to deposit a fine of Rs 200/-.
Availability of water
Well, since you are going
to visit the streams here which are really fresh and pure, so water is
available at all times here, but it is strongly recommended to carry a water
bottle with you for safety purpose.
Kudremukh has a number of
trekking routes depending on which one you choose. Some are extremely difficult
while some are not so, choose according to your comfort and company. You can
easily avail the accommodation from nearby.Jeep facility is also availablefrom
Kalasa villagefor you to hire to trek to the base camp at Mullodi. To reach
there, you need to start with a 30-40 minute long drive one can note the
landmarks for identification like Somavathi falls or there is locals’ house at
How to Reach Kudremukh Peak Trek
There are two ways to
reach the Kudremukh trek that is:
By Rail: you can board a train from Mangalore
which is around 130kilometres from the Kudremukh trek.
By Road: it is considered as the best way to
reach the trek by boarding a bus from Bangalore to Kalasa and then you can
board another bus from Kalasa to Balegal.