Well Known River Rafting In Kolad You Must Enjoying With Friends

Well Known River Rafting In Kolad You Must Enjoying With Friends

November 28, 2018 Off By Beatrice Curtis

Kundalika is a river originating in the Western Ghats of Maharashtra and ending into the Arabian Sea near the creek at Roha. This river flows through thick forests and rice fields of a region of what was earlier the princely state of Bhor. This is one and the only river in Maharastra on which white water rafting is possible.

It has two hydroelectric power stations at Bhira and Ravalje. Rafting is got done on the let off of these hydroelectric projects. River Rafting experience is very nice with 13 km stretch with nice grade III and grade IV rapids. There is a luxury tented camp on the banks of Kundalika River and is situated at the end of the rafting run.

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The Kundalika river rafting trip starts at 8:00 am every morning. Bhira dam controlled the water flow, we must start our rafting on schedule or face the possibility of trip cancellation due to lack of water flow. Should report by 8.00 am.

Who can’t raft?

Heart patients, Pregnant ladies,  and people with severe asthma, children below 14 yrs will not be allowed to river rafting in Kolad.

What to bring?

T-Shirts, shorts and sports shoes or floaters for rafting.
A change of dry clothes and a towel.
Lightweight warm cloth if you are camping overnight with us.
Sun Hat / Cap    
Sun Glasses
Waterproof sunblock lotion

Travel Tips

(1) Book ticket in advance as it is usually packed.

(2) Reach before the time so that you have less waiting time.

(3) You should wear comfortable clothes and don’t carry anything with you. Don’t wear any piece of jewellery, watches, specs, etc from your body. All pockets should be empty.

(4) In the cafeteria, where your fellow mates can sit and watch you jump on the big screen.

(5) If you have a  heart condition, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or a neurological disorder, or are pregnant, it is advised that you don’t attempt the jump.

Safety Measure:

People who have certain medical conditions should not attempt to River Rafting in Kolad. River Rafting companies make you sign a release that includes a list of these conditions. You should get clearance from your doctor if you have blood pressure that is too low or too high, back problems, breathing issues such as asthma, circulatory diseases, heart problems or head injuries. Pregnant ladies should also avoid River Rafting.

Type of Rapid:

The rafting activity in Kolad river is dam control conducted over the water released into the river. First river rafting and destination place are Rishikesh. But Kolad River rafting promises you with a nerve thrilling experience by taking you through different levels of grades. While here you will be facing following grade levels:

Grade II: Get ready to skate your raft through rough waters. Gather up your team and prep up with all the safety gears as while rowing through these grades you might need to work on your maneuvering technique because the adventure is just about to get a little rough from here.

Grade III: When you enter this level, you will be welcomed by raging white water. Reinforce yourself as you are likely to meet sudden drops. Strike the small waves rising high in order to lead forward without any tumbling. While guide through these grades, make sure you have a better technique planned in mind – build up your team for a thrilling rafting experience.

Everyone life itself is risky and there’s no way of telling whether the decisions you’re about to make are right or wrong until you’ve made them. Everyone accept responsibility for your actions afterward. At some point in time, you have to take that risk and have faith that it will pay off. In the end, at least you have faced your fears and taken that leap of faith. Do come and experience this adventure activity.