Chennai Trekking Club turns 10 next month!
Reason enough to celebrate! Our team brings you 50+ outdoor events, 6 inspirational speakers and 2 wildlife documentaries as part of our annual Trek Polamaa Symposium
Stay tuned as our organizers shoot out individual invites over the next few weeks across green, hiking, cycling, biking, photography, running and sustainability activities below.
We will also be recognizing our 2017 top volunteers and present a year review on Aithinai, Chennai Red Knights and Zero Kuppai on Sunday, Feb 18th
A photography exhibition / contest, various sports and green stalls and a blood donation camp will complete our program.
|Feb 3-4||Feb 10-11||Feb 17-18||Feb 24-25||Mar 3-4|
|Mambakkam Maintenance Feb 4th- Manoj, Masu||Padapai Maintenance Feb 10th – Mohan, Santhanam||Trek polamaa 6 speaker sessions||Perumbakkam Maintenance Feb 24th – Vasu, Ranga||Mambakkam Maintenance Mar 3rd- Manoj, Masu|
|Nature walk at GNP Nambi – Feb 4||Green Highways Maintenance Feb 11th – Manoj, Naan, Mani||Screening of 2 wildlife documentaries||Vegitable garden & Wall painting in Thirutani School Feb 24&25th – Manoj, Naan||Green Highways Maintenance Mar4th – Manoj, Vasu|
|Terrace Gardening Feb 4th- Prasanna||Nursery Walk For Kids and Maintenance Feb 11th – Parthi, Mari||CTC Top volunteer 2017 awards||Nursery Maintenance Feb 25th – Parthi, Ranga||Herbal Terrace Garden Visit – Nambi|
|Nursery Maintenance Feb 5th – Parthi, Mari||Moderate Trek to Nagala – Sarathi & Ram(Co-Organizers Aravind and Ela)||Ainthinai Update 2017||23rd to 25th AMK & Sandhan valley trek by Ela & Aravind||Nursery Maintenance Feb 25th – Prabha, Mari|
|Kambarajapuram watering and Maintenance Feb 4th- Prabha, Mari, Ranga, Mani||One Day Cycling & One Day Social Trek – Rajasekaran & Jack||CRK Update 2017||Moderate + Trek – Rajasekaran & Nambi||Trek to Nagala – Prasanthi, Naresh, Babu|
|Terrace Gardening Feb 5th- Prasanna||Valentine’s Day trek to Nagala-Brijesh &Ravita||Zero Kuppai Update 2017||Nagala trek – Sankar, Subha, Brijesh, Anbu, Vinoth, Rochish||Moderate+ Trek to Nagari – Nilesh & Paul|
|Trek to Nagari – Prasanthi, Nareshkumar||Photography camping Kalpakkam – Dinesh/Prasanna||CTC Photography Contest||Wildlife Photography Trip to Topslip – Dinesh/Prasanna||Nagala trek – Sankar, Subha, Brijesh, Anbu, Vinoth, Rochish|
|Social Trek – Raja, Masu||Week day south chennai cycling (15th Feb ) – Masu,Sriram||Blood Camp – CRK||Week day south chennai cycling (22nd Feb ) – Masu,Sriram||Kerala Vaval Mali difficult trek -Arun & Vibin.|
|Moderate + Trek – Rajasekar & Nilesh||Beginners Ride to Jawadhu Hills – Inayath & Kannan||Various sports & green stalls:||CTC Motorcycle Team’s 2 Days ride to Land of Endless Curves (Kolli Hills) – Praveen & Praveen||Week day south chennai cycling (01st March ) – Masu,Sriram|
|Photowalk – Dinesh/Prasanna||Local youth meet at Srinivasapuram along with CRRT/Slum Board Feb 11, 10am to 4pm||Garmin||Suv trip and camping pacha malai.
Arun & Nisha
|CTC Motorcycle Team’s Exploration Ride to Pachamalai – Praveen & Inayath|
|Week day south chennai cycling (08th Feb ) – Masu,Sriram||Nochi Source segregation check, Awareness, Feb 10, Feb 11, 7am to 9am||Gifpel Climbing Gears||Srinivasapuram Turtle Cleanup? – Feb 24, 4 to 6PM||Kalrayan Biking – Rajasekaran & Rajkumar|
|Cycling + Camping in Island (Raja, Sriram, Niranjan)||Beach run (Feb 10) – Ahamed
Auroville Marathon (Feb 11) – Ahamed
|Cuckoo Magazine||Kolli trail running Feb 24&25th – Niranjan||Nochi Source segregation D Block Source segregation launch, Mar 4 – 2pm to 5pm|
|Feb 3 – Nochi nagar cleanup – 4 to 6 PM?||Organic Farmers Market||Pallavaram Hill run (Feb 24) – Ahamed
Mahabs Trail run (Feb 25) – Ahamed
|100k+ long distance running near Chennai –
|Nochi Source segregation check, Awareness, Feb 3, Feb 4, 7am to 9am|
|2 trail runs at south Chennai – Ahamed|