Activities of Captive Elephant Management
Mudumalai Tiger Reserve, Theppakadu Elephant camp is the oldest elephant camp in Asia. This elephant camp was established 100 years before. This elephant camp having 24 elephants at present. In this elephant camp elephants are mainly used in Human- Wild animal conflicts, Forest Mansoon patrolling, eco-tourism, elephant conservation, Education etc.
The Elephant camp is located on the bank of the river Moyar, opposite to the Reception center.
The feeding of the camp Elephants is open to visitors during Morning and Evening. The Timings for the feeding are 8:45 am to 9:15 am in the morning and 5:45 pm to 6:15 pm in the evening. Interested visitors are advised to procure the tickets at the reception center well in advance.