Temporarily Closed Due to Covid 19 / Coronavirus
Avalanche Timing & Entrance FeesLake 9:00 am to 6:00 pm Rs 250 17 Tips
Temporarily closed due to rain and floods (Updated on 20th Aug 2019)
Timing: Mon-Fri: Any Time, Sat-Sun: Any Time
Fees: No Fees
Safari Ride Fees : Rs 200 for Maxi Cab per person, Rs 250 for Jeep Ride per person
Camera Fees: No Fees
Things to do: Upper Bhavani Back water, Cauliflower forest
Hotel near by to Stay : Destiny Resort, Crest Valley Tent Stay
Avalanche is a reserve forest area, about 30km from Ooty. Avalanche is renowned for avalanche lake and Avalanche sanctuary. The Avalanche lake is one of the best tourist attraction in Ooty. The Avalanche dam is also called as Canada Dam because Cand funded it. The lake is fully surrounded by blooming flowers which give a delight to your eyes. It is near to the Emerald lake. The Avalanche lake is also one among the major source water supply for the Kundah Hydro Power stations. Trout fishing is allowed in the avalanche lake. Fishing rods and Fishing accessories required for the fishing is available on the trout hatchery which is nearby. The avalanche sanctuary is fully surrounded by the dense forest and you can enjoy the beauty of nature and can have a peaceful and blissful trip.
Ooty Bus stand to avalanche lake
Its takes 1 hr drive from Ooty bus stand to avalache lake, one direct bus facility available to reach avalanche check post. bus is twice per day. cant depend on the bus for sightseeing in avalanche. have to depends only on private cabs or own vechile
If planning in a Own vedchile, its 35 km from Ooty Bus Stand, roads are ooty till the place called Lawrence after that there is small humb and down to reach the checkpost, park your vevhile on your own risk in the check post for atleast 3 hrs.
Ooty to Upper Bhavani Lake Distance is 35 km, almost 3 hrs drive, no private vechiles are allowed to upperbhavani, you can drive only upto avalache check post after that govenement vechile will take insdie the upperbhavani lake to sightseeing.
Hotels near avalanche lake ooty
Here are some of the most comfortable places to stay in and near Avalanche
Destiny Farm Stay - 3 Star Hotel
Crest Valley - Tent Campsite
Western Valley Resorts - S star Hotel
There is not immediate reach of the hotels from Avalche, have to travel bit minimum 10 km to any of this hotels.
Camping at avalanche lake ooty
The best tent camping near avalache is Crest Valley, they contuct many activities like Hiking, Cycling, Water fall activity, Campfire and much more,
Tent camping in Ooty click here to book the slots
Avalanche is renowned for avalanche lake and Avalanche sanctuary. The Avalanche lake is one of the best tourist attraction in Ooty. The lake is fully surrounded by blooming flowers which give a delight to your eyes.