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Activities in Coorg

Trekking, angling and river rafting are some of the adventure activities to enjoy in Coorg. There are some good spots for anglers in Coorg. Valanoor is the backwater of the river Cauvery and the famous mahaseer is the draw here. The best season for fishing is from October to May.

This is outdoor country and Coorg has many trekking trails that wind through green forest and hills. There are a great many trekking trails are in the hills of Brahmagiri, with the trek to the Irrupa Falls being a popular one with trekking enthusiasts.

Another trekking route is the climb up to Pushpagiri and Tadiandamol - the highest points in Coorg. The best time to go is in the months from October to February.

White water rafting is a popular sport here. The Barapole river is considered one of the best rivers for this activity in south India and the 3 km stretch just before the Brahmagiri Wildlife Sanctuary is where all the action is. The river is pretty fast flowing here and the turns and gradients in the river's course make it the perfect spot for river rafting. The months of August and September, just after the rains is when the river is in full spate and right for this thrilling sport.

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