National Adventure Institute, , Pachmarhi, Madhya Pradesh


In order to offer more opportunities to young people, not only to the members of BS&G, but to the young non-members. BS&G started the National Adventure Institute in 1992. The Foundation Stone was laid by Shri V.P.Deendayalu Naidu, the then National Commissioner. This has opened avenues to youth to enjoy nature through adventure activities, living in the open air, trekking, rock climbing, night scouting, encounter of obstacles, riffle shooting, pistol shooting, korial archery, skatting, parasailing, rappling, valley crossing etc. This Institute is growing day by day in strength and popularity. It has now been brought on the tourist map of the Tourism Department, Madhya Pradesh Government. Youth from all corners of the country have been exposed to the activities. Twenty Five Thousand of Youths have so far participated in adventure programmes. This Institute has conducted 12 International Adventure Programmes, 12 National level Skating Tours & 13 National level Adventure Leaders courses. Many other International events are also organised. Many countries have been taking keen interest in National Adventure Institute Programmes. The programme is available round the year. There is some thing for every one including beginners. There are many hikes possible in and around Pachmarhi. For further details upon request (









The magnificence of nature has found exquisite expression in myraid enchanting ways in the hill resort-PACHMARHI. A visitor to the National Training Centre enjoys his stay by having glimpses of the valley, ravines, maze of gorges sculpted by water and weather, flowering plants (over 1300  varities) butterflies (of 50 types). The fascinating animal & bird kingdoms mesmerize the visitors. Pachmarhi is a trekkers’ paradise. One can walk through the shady bridle path ribboning through deep and lovely dark-green woods. This area is also an archaeological treasure house. It has some of the best cave shelters having prehistoric paintings. There are some religious places, a national park and a museum of rich flora & fauna in bison house constructed in 1862. Jai stambha, Apsara Vihar, Pandev Caves, Dhoopgarh, Handikho, Rajendra Giri, Mahadeo Caves, Chauragarh, Jata Shankar, Bee Fall, Amba Mai, Dutches Fall are the rare Sightseeing places.