Exp: 8 years
Level 2: Trail (approx 50 kms) starting from ICYCLE Studio, Electronicity via Bannerghatta forest towards Thattekere.
A trail made easy for all the folks working and living in the vicinity of Electronic City, especially those with a weary and rigid body due to non-stop working under AC conditions and sedentary life style. Here is a chance for a getaway to get your body back to active mode. Flex your muscles and let the sweat drip dry, all you need is to pick a bicycle and give it a try.
Not for nothing Bangalore is called the city of lakes, though some have dried up or encroached, there still are some filled with water and life. Thattekere which literally means Plate (Thatte) Lake (Kere) due to the silverish plate surface of this water body is located near Harohalli village, in Kanakapura taluk. It is one of the few non commercialized and unpolluted lakes in and around Bangalore, it is a bird watcher’s paradise due to its ability to attract variety of bird species.
This bicycle trail to Thattekere starts from ICYCLE Studio, Electronicity and takes the route via Bannerghatta forest and Thattekere Mahadeshwara Temple before reaching thattekere a total trail distance of 50 kms. The roads are predominantly good (80% tarmac roads) to bicycle with a small stretch of unpaved mud roads testing your off-roading skills.
Things to Carry: A sun glasses & one water bottle
Dress Code: T-Shirt, Shorts or Track & Shoes
Cost Includes: Breakfast, Refreshments, Mechanic Support, Support Vehicle, Mentor Cyclist & Medical Support