The Sahyadris are a magnificent jewel in the tiara of Karnataka's splendour, abounding in natural bounty. They are a treasure trove of unusual flora and wildlife, many of which are endemic to this area, with lush grasslands, flowing rivers, green valleys, and a sizable amount of forest cover. When new life blooms in every crevice of its expanse during the monsoons, the Sahyadris wear their most colourful apparel. The River Sharavathi plunges from an astounding height of 830 feet to create one of India's tallest waterfalls, the Jog Falls. The greatest time to see Jog Falls is during the rainy season, when it flows down in four different ways: Raja, Rani, Rocket, and Roarer.

Sharavathi Excitement Camp, which is only 6 km from Jog Falls, mixes the beauty of the verdant highlands with a touch of adventure. This resort, which is tucked away on the slopes of a hilltop that skirts the Talakalale Reservoir, is a perfect place to revere the energising blend of rain and sunshine. A new incentive to visit these wonderful mountains arises with each passing season.

The Sharavathi Nature Camp is the perfect place to take in the monsoon's classic magic. The weather is suitable for being outside once the cloudy, rainy days have passed. You can take in the pastoral peace of the surroundings during nature hikes while listening to bird chatter.

The butterflies can be chased as they fly from bud to flower and from leaf to leaf. Kayaking, coracle rides, and pleasure fishing are just a few of the water sports you can enjoy while drifting along the reservoir's cool blue waters. While drinking a hot cup of coffee by the water's edge, you may watch the sun paint the sky with mellow orange tones before turning it into brilliant crimson strands. You can experience foggy mornings and go for a drive through the Sharavathi Valley Wildlife Sanctuary's heavily forested woodland.

The sanctuary includes evergreen and moist deciduous forests and is part of the Sharavathi river basin. At the Sharavathi Adventure Camp you are cradled in nature’s lap and left to enjoy the ethereal beauty of the Sahyadris. The resort and the surrounding islands attract a wide variety of winged visitors. Common birds sighted are Kingfishers, Indian peafowl, Hoopoes, Hornbills, Pond herons, Grey headed bulbuls and Cormorants. Several varieties of butterflies can be found in the vicinity of the resort. Mammals like the Black-naped hare, Common langurs and Malabar giant squirrels can also be found here.

The Sharavathi Adventure Camp is located amidst the best of nature, therefore has become the perfect spot for enjoying a hassle-free tour away from the hustle and bustle of the city. Even after staying off the grid, the camp still manages to provide all major modern-day facilities. 

 

Best Time to Visit Sharavathi Adventure Camp

The south-western monsoon starts in June and lasts until November. During the monsoons, the Western Ghats are drenched in rain that rekindles new life and freshness. This is the best time to visit the Jog Falls. October through March is ideal for water based activities. The summer lasts from March to May. The best time to visit the Sharavathi Adventure Camp is during the monsoon season. This is the time when the surroundings experience perfect climatic conditions and lets you enjoy a fun trip without any hassle.

 

Places to Visit Near Sharavathi Adventure Camp

Jog Falls: Jog Falls is one of the most scenic waterfalls in the vicinity of this adventure camp. The place is loaded with various small sproutings which create a big pool of water below for people to rest in it. 

Talakalale Reservoir: Built upon a river, this reservoir is the perfect place to catch a glimpse of the flowing stream. The surroundings of the reservoir are loaded with some of the greenest formations, therefore making it one of the best locations to enjoy picnicking. 

Unchalli Waterfall: This hidden gem is one of those locations which are located in the middle of the forest and let you enjoy a perfect vacation from the humdrum of the city. 

 

Activities at Sharavathi Adventure Camp

Guided trekking: The surroundings of Sharavathi adventure camp are loaded with Some of the most thrilling trails on which you can enjoy an adventurous session of trekking.

Nature walk: If you are among the ones who wish to enjoy the best of nature while traversing through the winding path of a forest and make sure that we opt for a session of a nature walk and enjoy the best of what it has on offer.

Boating: Nothing can beat the thrill of riding a pot of water other than the session of putting. This activity not only lets you traverse through the flowing water but also provides you with a chance to enjoy the surrounding beauty.

Bird watching: Get a chance to watch mighty birds living in their natural habitat while taking out your binoculars. The area surrounding Sharavathi adventure camp is home to a new list of his species of plants and animals, most of which are local birds.

 

How to Reach Sharavathi Adventure Camp

The resort is 6 km from the Jog falls and 106 Km from Shimoga. The camp is easily accessible and can be reached via public or private transport.


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