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Kodachadri Hills - Monsoon Trek 15 & 16/08/2015

Places:Kodachadri, Nagara Fort and Jog Falls, Karnataka Distance: 1,000+ km round trip Route: Bangalore-> Shimoga -> Nagara -> Gawrikere -> Nagara -> Sagar -> Jog falls ->Bangalore Transportation: Tempo Traveller Crew:  Seena, Mansoor, Vinay, Kantraj, Shreyas, Shreeharsha  and Sagar (Myself) Type: Trekking, Sight Seeing Ideal for: Friends and Family Budget: 3,200/head
Trek length: 16 km
Difficulty: Medium to Moderate

Kodachadri is one of the must do Mansoon trek as per numerous articles and posts. Got a message from Seena who was planning Kodachadri trek without second thought I confirmed my presence for the trip.

Brief about the places:

Kodachadri hills:With the elevation of 1343 mtrs Kodachadri is considered to be 10th Highest peak in Karnataka, clothed with green Shola forest and thick  forest. and offers an immense landscape view. 
The Soil: Kodachadri contains iron and Manganese ore in its soil, though many efforts were made by big companies for mining, local people stron…