Kopatti Betta & Erulli Bana:Koppay Betta & Erulli Bana is seen on coming out of the forest cover again into the grasslands. A huge rock is seen where you can rest for a while after a 4km trek This place is called “BettaPare” – base of the hill which itself is at an altitude of 4378 feet, while the peak is referred as “BareKunda”. Walking towards the Kopatty peak continue uphill ignoring the misleading a small path on the left. Here we are at the peak – Kopatty conquered at an altitude of 4504 feet. A clear blue sky and a table top valley far on the right makes for a soul soothing experience. Right below the valley a dense forest is seen known as EruLLi Bana which is sacred to the Kodava community. Behind EruLLi Bana lies the MandalPatti area. Kopatty, a simple yet an interesting trek which placed hide and seek all along with once into the forest and then to grasslands and well back again to the forest. Kopatti to Madikeri Route: Madikeri -Tala Kaveri Road, Driving Distance: 28.3km, Driving Duration: 39mins.
Elevation: Prominence: Listing: Coordinates: Location: Karnataka, India Parent range: Western Ghats Easiest route: Hike
Timings:Opening: , Closing: Distance:From Madikeri km
How to Reach: Duration of Visit: 5- 8 hour (approximately)