Trekking is yet another enterprising sport available in the Nilgiris. There are many trekking routes available in the Nilgiris and the trekking gadgets could be had on daily rent basis from the Forest Authorities. For trekking in Ooty and around Ooty, one must get prior permission from the following authorities.
1. Wild Life Warden Mudumalai Wild Life Sanctuary, Ooty. Ph 2444098
2. District Forest Officer, Nilgiris North Division, Ooty Phone:2443968
3. District Forest Officer, Nilgiris South Division, Ooty Phone: 2444083