River Rafting in Coorg, through the Barapole River's roaring currents, is indeed an experience worth cherishing. The activity begins with your arrival at Barapole which is known as Kithu Kakathu River. You can participate in this activity of 90 minutes anytime between 08:00 AM to 04:00 PM. Make sure you attend the next session on safety tips to enjoy the best of river rafting in Coorg.
You will be getting a briefing from experts, followed by a drill and the run that will take you in the river for a distance of 4 km. The base camp lies near the KKR Junction. You will be entering the first stretch of rapids of rafting in Coorg after 600 meters of paddling from the pool, which is called Morning Coffee, a level 2 range of rapids.
In 4 km calm section, the river then drops through several kilometers of class 2, 3, and even class 4 rapids before it enters Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary plummeting over a 120 feet falls.
Then make sure that you are enjoying 3 stretches of this highly technical and (in high water levels) very difficult class 3 to 4 rapids. It is one of the most challenging rafting available for the general public in South India.
After the experience, you will be picked up from the endpoint and taken back to the starting point of the rafting adventure.
Rapids are exotically named; Morning Coffee, Grasshopper, Wicked Witch and finally, Big Bang.
All those who are between the age of 10 and 60 can participate in this thrilling adventure activity and select any time slot between 08:00 AM and 04:00 PM.
Minimum number of people required: 1
How To Reach?
The activity takes place in shettigiri which is located at a 2-hour drive from Coorg. The destination can be easily accessed by public or private transport.