Kudremukha is the second highest peak in the Western Ghats, and the most beautiful in Karnataka as well. The peak got its name because of its resemblance to Horse Face, from the unique shape of its peak. Kudramukha peak is inside the Kudremukha National Park,Nobody is allowed to camp inside the National Park Strict guidelines has to be followed. Samse is a place few kilometers from Kudremukh town, it is from here the trek starts. In about 4-5 hrs average walking time lobo mane can be reached. From lobo mane, another path goes up to the summit, which would take 3-4 hours to reach. The route passes through some lovely montane forests. About 1/2 an hour below the summit, the route passes near an abandoned church and a small waterfall.