Greetings from Koseri Kamp!
In memoriam of Mr. Abhik Gupta, a fellow angling guru & dear friend, we are pleased to announce the dates and location of an angling meet to be held in his honor, the details of which are given below.
Dates: 27th to 29th November
Location: Koseri Kamp (Across the dam, opposite Bhakra Pattan (ferry service))
Cost: Rs. 300/- per head. Cost includes all meals for 2 nights/3 days. BYOB please! Ice will be provided at no extra charge. Pay by Cheque/Cash/Card (Paypal)
Accommodation Arrangements: We have limited logistical support. Please carry a sleeping bag for yourself. Rooms will have to be shared with fellow anglers. Unfortunately we do not have the luxury of providing individual rooms. Each room can accommodate a maximum of 4 anglers. We have ample space for pitching tents, carry your tents along with BYOB! There is NO CHARGE on the accommodation at Koseri Kamp. Alternate accommodation is at the flea bag Punjab Tourism Motel in Nangal, 15 km away.
Boats: You are welcome to carry your own canoe/kayak. Local country boats are available. 2 anglers per boat. Cost of diesel powered country boat is approximately Rs. 450/- per day, payable directly to the boatwala.
Getting There: Over night train from Delhi to Nangal (Himachal Express). EDT Delhi is 23:20 ETA Nangal 07:00 hrs. Cab from Nangal to Koseri Kamp is approx. Rs. 275/-.
Route Map: Delhi-Chandigarh-Ropar-Nangal (Collect permit to cross the dam)-Bhakra Dam (Western Bank)- Koseri Kamp (1 k.m. down the road from the dam).
If you are driving, then you need to come via Nangal. The permits to cross the dam are available at the PRO office in Nangal. You’ll need to tell them you have to go to Paroinya Village. PRO office hours are 08:00 to 15:00 hrs.
Entry to the meet is on a first come first serve basis. Pls. PM to register.
Confirmed so far:
1) Mahseer Ken
2) Kapil Chandok
If you have questions, concerns please feel free to PM me.
A view of the mahseer infested waters from the front porch...