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Bandaje Arbi Falls - Sweat, Blood and the Glory 17 & 18/10/2015

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Places:Bandaje Arabi Falls and Ballarayanadurga Fort, near Dharmastal, Karnataka
Distance:600 km round trip Route:Bangalore-> Dharmastala -> Ujire -> Gowdra mane -> Bandaje Falls Trail -> Ballarayanadurga Fort -> Sunkasale -> Mudigeri -> Bangalore Transportation:Public Transport Crew:SeenaMansoor, Ravindra, Anand AT and Sagar (Myself) Type: Trekking, Water Falls Ideal for: Friends Budget: 2400/head Trek length:  24 km total Difficulty:Tough
Best time to visit:November to March


Western ghats has always fascinated me with its mesmerizing panoramic views and hidden beauties which needs a hard core trek to reach, rarely known Bandaje Falls is one of such places. The water stream falls from 200 ft height and needs around 6 hours of trekking to reach. I didn't knew about it until Seena pinged me on a fine day, as usual I was ready for the trek. It has been more than a month since I had my last Trek to Kodachadri.
Brief about the place:  Bandaje Arbi is a waterfall located i…